Level   7

Reports to (Hierarchical)

Project Medical Referent / Medical Activity Manager / Nursing Activity Manager

Reports to (Functional)

Project Medical Referent / Medical Activity Manager / Nursing Activity Manager

Job Family


Main Purpose

Define, implement, monitor and manage all aspects of X-ray department activities ensuring the proper implementation of protocols, quality of the work and management and mentoring of staff in the department.


  • Ensures all MSF standard policies and procedures are cleaning and user maintenance tasks are performed accord-ing to the protocols.
  • Ensure all staff operating X-ray equipment are appropriately qualified and trained.
  • Manage and monitor staff professional training and development including orientation, continuing education and competency verification.
  • In collaboration with HR, interview, hire, evaluate the performance of and, when necessary, discipline of employees as required.
  • Ensures that standards of practice, technical quality, technique charts or protocols, patient and PACS documentation are correct
  • Establishes designs and oversee quality measurement activities, departmental policies, technician procedures and operational records for both patient related and technical quality control relating to the X-ray department.
  • Compiles, prepares and reports data, including from the above quality assurance programs
  • Coordinates with other medical staff, administrative or logistical staff to coordinate to facilitate communication flow and procedures between technical, clerical, support staff, students and other departments in the health structure.
  • Liaises with other staff members, and/or external service company to ensure; appropriate stock management in-cluding spare parts and consumables, routine or corrective maintenance requirements are completed.


Essential: Radiographer / X-ray technician diploma / degree


  • At least 3 years experience as a X-ray technician / Radiographer.


  • Previous working experience with MSF or other NGO and experience in developing countries.

  • Experience in supervison or management of an X-ray department

  • Assessment/evaluation and coaching skills


English and Mission Language, essential


  • Strong technical knowledge in Radiography Essential computer literacy (word, excel and internet) and ideally PACS
  • Good inter-personal and communication skills


  • Results and Quality Orientation L2
  • Teamwork and Cooperation L2
  • Behavioural Flexibility L2
  • Commitment to MSF Principles L2
  • Stress Management L3

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