Identification of the Quality of Medical Services and Service Providers in Khartoum Sudan

Location : Khartoum, SUDAN
Application Deadline :05-Mar-18 (Midnight New York, USA)
Additional Category :Management
Type of Contract :Individual Contract
Post Level :International Consultant
Languages Required :
Starting Date :
(date when the selected candidate is expected to start)
Duration of Initial Contract :15 working days
Expected Duration of Assignment :15 working days

UNDP is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender, nationality and culture. Individuals from minority groups, indigenous groups and persons with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply. All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.

UNDP does not tolerate sexual exploitation and abuse, any kind of harassment, including sexual harassment, and discrimination. All selected candidates will, therefore, undergo rigorous reference and background checks.


UN In Sudan is conducting the Hardship Survey, which needs to be completed in the month of March 2018, including submitting of survey report to the International Civil Service Commission.

Duties and Responsibilities

The Consultant should be able to visit 7 hospitals as well as pharmacies as identified in this TOR, and provide comprehensive information guided by the designed questionnaire. Photos of the different Units in the Hospitals should be provided. The Hospitals to be visited are:

  • Royal Care Hospital
  • Fedail Hospital
  • Aliaa Hospital
  • Garash Hospital
  • Al Saha Hospital
  • Doctor’s Clinic
  • Imperial Hospital

Pharmacies should not be less (if not more) than 7, 5 in Khartoum, 3 in Omdurman and 2 in Khartoum North. Consultant should explore the availability, different brands and prices of medicines used for acute and chronic Diseases. This should include drugs used for children and adults.


Corporate Competencies

  • Demonstrates integrity by modeling the UN’s values and ethical standards;
  • Promotes the vision, mission, and strategic goals of UNDP;
  • Displays cultural, gender, religion, race, nationality and age sensitivity and adaptability;
  • Treats all people fairly without favoritism.

Functional Competencies:

  • Demonstrated experience in the implementation or management of hospitals.

Required Skills and Experience


  • Bachelor Degree in Hospital Administration or General Administration.


  • Five years of experience in Hospital Administration or a similar Field;
  • Proven track record in survey, data collection, tabulation, interpretation and presentation;
  • Ability to engage with people and persuade them to offer the sought information in relatively short time;
  • Flexible to work beyond the normal working hours and meet the tight timeline;
  • Ability to screen the information for accuracy and reliability before reporting (verbally or in writing);
  • Ability to write a report and present the required information succinctly and persuasively;
  • Understands and respects UN’s core value and is ready to work with people from diverse background.


  • Fluency in English language, knowledge of Arabic language is an asset but not require.

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