Health Officer

Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA PIU)

N/A Vientiane Capital



(Lao National / Health Officer) 

KOICA is supporting the “Integrated Programme for Climate Resilience and Empowerment” in Attapeu Province, Lao PDR, (2019~2023) in cooperation with Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare. KOICA PIU is seeking a high skilled qualified and motivated Lao national to join our team as Health Officer. The work place will be Attapeu Province.

Job Title: Health Officer

Duration: 1 year with Possibility of Extension and 1month probation period


Since July 2018, Lao PDR has experienced significant damages and losses across the country due to heavy rains and flash flooding caused by tropical storms and the hydropower dam collapse in Attapeu Province.

The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) has been supporting the "Integrated Programme for Climate Resilience and Empowerment in Attapeu Province, Lao PDR" which focuses on Agriculture, Health, Skills Development, Disaster Risk Management and Child Protection to recover flood-affected area and to support flood affected victims and to enhance climate-resilience of Lao government system and people’s better condition of livelihood in Attapeu Province, by working with the government and local communities.

Under the direction of the Programme Manager, the officer provides professional technical, operational and administrative assistance throughout the programming process and works in close collaboration with relevant district offices such as Labour and Social Welfare Office, Ministry of Health(MoH).Provincial Health Office(PHO), District Health Office (DHO)  and other relevant stakeholders.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Support the government  authority to plan and implement the program activity
  • Ensure that the activities at community level are conducted in accordance with activity plan.
  • Address any program issue with the government authority and report to immediate supervisors.
  • Conduct monitoring activities
  • In coordination with the government authority, prepare and provide weekly / monthly / quarterly activity reports and financial reports.
  • organize and prepare the monthly meetings in provincial level with all sectors to present progress
  • Work closely with M&E Officer to follow up the activity to compile and provide the data as required.
  • Build relationships and collaborate with relevant government departments
  • Arrange the meetings/site visit with government authority and other relevant stakeholders
  • perform other related duties as required


  • University degree in health Sciences or the other related field
  • At least 2 years experiences in Health programme/project.
  • Experience in public health and management


  • Ability to help community organize activities.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Familiarity with local communities and cultures.
  • Ability to work with the community and increase community participation.
  • Basic knowledge and experience in program monitoring and ability to conduct monitoring.
  • Flexible and easily adaptable to change, self-motivated and organized.
  • Interest in working with local community
  • Excellent skills in using Microsoft Office Package (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Emailing)
  • Proficiency in English
  • Basic understanding of the government structure and mechanism

Requirement for submission of application:

Applicants should submit a letter of interest and curriculum vitae with contact detail of three professional references including their current or most current employer and education certificates in a sealed envelope marked "Confidential" to: KOICA PIU office in Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare, Lao PDR, Telephone: +856 20 5662 4762; or Email to: leejeng2015@gmail.com

Application deadline: 20 Feb 2020

Note: Please note that only short-listed candidates will be notified.

Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA PIU)

Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA PIU)

N/A Vientiane Capital

Contact Name : N/A
Email : leejeng2015@gmail.com
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