Anterior Segment Ophthalmologist

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  • Posted:
    2 months ago
  • Category:
    Healthcare & Life Sciences
  • Deadline:
    February 7, 2020
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Western/European Physician –Poseidon Human Capital

Location: Riyadh – Saudi Arabia

Education: Board certification, specialist training completed;

Nationality: Western European


Desired Candidate Profile

  • Board – certified in Ophthalmology in the country of origin (American FRCS or equivalent);
  • Undergone training in Anterior Segment Fellowship Program
  • Minimum of three (3) years of post-fellowship experience;
  • Must qualify to be classified as a Consultant by the Saudi Commission for Health Specialities;
  • The candidate must have demonstrated clinical excellence and have a record in teaching and research;


Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Supervising the administrative and medical services of the Ophthalmology department.
  • Participating in the Continuing Medical Education Program.
  • Maintaining and improving the high-quality service for Ophthalmology patients.
  • Participating in the development and implementation of the hospital’s policy and procedures.


Compensation & Benefits

  • Basic salary per month: up to USD 12,000 – this can be exceeded subject to the experience/education
  • Non-monetary benefits:
  • Housing – Villa is provided in a compound, next to the hospital;
  • No allowance for education (Children);
  • Thirty-Six (36) calendar days of Paid Vacation per contract year,
  • Ten (10) days scientific leave including travel days per contract year;
  • Five (5) days professional leave + Four (4) travel days per contract year;
  • Family/Accompanied Employment Contract Status;
  • Twelve (12) Months Initial Contract – Renewable;
  • Free Utilities, including local Phone calls;
  • Free and Extensive Recreational Facilities in a safe environment;
  • Free Healthcare available including authorized dependents;
  • Mobilization and Repatriation Airline Tickets (Business Class) including authorized dependents (spouse and 2 eligible children only);
  • Annual Airline ticket (Business Class) to Point of Hire or equivalent including authorized dependents (spouse and 2 eligible children only);
  • End of Service Award;


Employer Information

Our client is a renowned Hospital in KSA which has 1,689 full-time employees, including 279 nurses and 89 physicians. With the growth and expansion of the ambulatory surgical centre’s number of inpatient beds at the hospital has been reduced to 243. In 2017, around 228,669 patient visits occurred in the outpatient department, 16,293 patient visits to the emergency room, and around 24,020 surgical procedures were performed in the operating theatre. Its vision is to be a centre of excellence in providing the best specialized ophthalmic care worldwide.