Infection Control Manager - 113172

International Professional Medical Recruitment for and to the Middle East



International Medical professionals are invited to apply for these exiting 3 year contract job opportunities in Qatar. Qatar’s national healthcare delivery system is rapidly developing. This group strives to lead in developing the national health system by operating new facilities, implementing state-of-the art technologies, and recruiting the best, most qualified international talent to care for Qatar’s future. Here, you will have the opportunity to team with the best and the brightest professionals in healthcare and to provide world class patient care service for the population. This medical group has one of the biggest workforces in Qatar, with more than 2 million people living and working in Qatar, this diverse and exciting organization has more than 90 different nationalities working to deliver the best care always to their patients and the Qatar community.


  • 3 Year contract (renewable)
  • Single and family contracts available.
  • Generous Tax free basic salary.
  • 12 800 - 23 625 Qatari Riyals per month.  23 625 QR is +/- 5000 GBP / 5700 EUR / 6480 USD/ 342 000 PHP / 19600 TND.  Salary paid in QR.
  • Free fully furnished accommodation provided.
  • Transport allowance of 1250 QAR per month added to your basic salary.
  • Free "round trip" (to and from home country) flight tickets on joining, annual leave, and on repatriation. For those with family contract offered this will be also be applicable for your family (wife and up to 3 children up to 18 years old).
  • School allowance: 21 000 QAR (maximum) for up to 3 children (ages 5- 18) per child per academic year provided that they are studying in private schools in Doha.
  • 40 days paid annual vacation days.
  • End of Service Award (at end of contract) which is one month's salary for each year worked.
  • Etc.


The benefits outlined here are those that apply to most employees. Salary offer packages are determined by the employer. Global Medical Recruiting can assist the applicant with salary offer negotiations with the employer, but in the end the final salary package offered is at the sole discretion of the employer and not of Global Medical Recruiting.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Education: (FULL TIME STUDIES ONLY)

Bachelor’s Degree in Medicine or Nursing with specialization in other health related field.


Required certification/licensure:

Valid Primary License from the country of origin if applicable AND should be eligible for license in the State of Qatar within the Supreme Council of Health.



3 years experience in infection prevention and control in a tertiary health care facility.


Language Skills:

Fluent in English - Oral and Written.

Job Specification

Position Summary:

  • Assists with ensuring the delivery of a comprehensive clinical infection, prevention and control service, including technical supervision, interpretation of laboratory results and providing patients’ consultation as well as administrative responsibilities.
  • Assist the leading and endorsement of active relevant research projects.
  • Create and maintain links with the other GCC IC Programs, WHO, APIC, SHEA, CDC etc.
  • Creates and maintains active technical and academic links with regional and international relevant organizations.
  • A member of the GCC advisory board of the IC.
  • Active contribution in the regional and international symposia, workshops and conferences.


Principal Accountabilities:

  • Provide overall corporate leadership for the medical groups facilities in terms of infection control.
  • Supports improving the quality of clinical services provided by the organization through the practice of management of Infection Control.
  • Educates the stakeholders in the application of epidemiology principles and research.
  • Conducts surveillance for epidemiology infection control significant events.
  • Reduces the risk of and prevention of healthcare associated infection in patients, employees and visitors.
  • Ensures compliance with applicable laws.
  • Has overall responsibility for the hygiene laboratory.
  • Conducts clinical consultations in regards to the laboratory service.
  • Perform other duties as assign. 




About the Employer

Premier non-profit health care provider in Doha, Qatar and the main provider of secondary and tertiary healthcare in Qatar and one of the leading hospital providers in the Middle East. Since its establishment the healthcare provider rapidly developed medical facilities capable of providing state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment of disease.  It currently manages 12 hospitals – 9 specialist hospitals and 3 community hospitals – as well as the National Ambulance Service and home and residential care services.