VACANCY: FT Well being Specialist at UNICEF

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United Nations Worldwide Youngsters’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) works in among the world’s hardest locations, to succeed in the world’s most deprived youngsters. To save lots of their lives. To defend their rights. To assist them fulfill their potential. Throughout 190 nations and territories, we work for each baby, all over the place, each day, to construct a greater world for everybody.

We’re recruiting to fill the place beneath:



Job Title: FT Well being Specialist, NO3

Job no: 534734
Location: Abuja, Nigeria
Stage: NO-Three
Contract Kind: Fastened Time period Appointment
Classes: Well being, HIV / AIDS, NO-Three

For each baby, Life:

  • Nigeria Nation Workplace is among the largest operations of UNICEF and the most important within the West and Central African Area. The nation programming is complicated because it has improvement programming, with main disparities between the North and the South, North being comparatively disadvantaged and poor, whereas majority of the inhabitants is concentrated within the North. The nation is additional challenged with ethnic and spiritual divide coupled with governance points significantly monetary administration.
  • Whereas the Nation Programme is geared in the direction of reaching the nexus between humanitarian and improvement programming, as a result of monumental multidimensional and complicated socio-economic, extremism and political challenges the administration and oversight of the supply of the programmes usually permeates into managing two parallel programming to reply to the humanitarian disaster within the North East spreading into North Central and North West and common programming in the remainder of the nation.

Job Description
How are you going to make a distinction?

  • The Well being Specialist experiences to the Well being Supervisor (Stage four) for steerage and common supervision. The Well being Specialist helps the event and preparation of the well being programme and is liable for managing, implementing, monitoring, evaluating, and reporting the programme progress of a sector of the well being programme (e.g. gender, maternal, neonatal, baby survival / improvement with a give attention to immunization and chilly chain techniques) throughout the nation programme.
  • The Well being Specialist supplies technical steerage and administration help all through the programming processes to facilitate the administration and achievement of concrete and sustainable outcomes in response to plans, allocation, outcomes based-management approaches and methodology (RBM), organizational Strategic Plans and targets, requirements of efficiency, and accountability framework:
    • Assist to programme improvement and planning
    • Programme administration, monitoring and supply of outcomes
    • Technical and operational help to programme implementation
    • Networking and partnership constructing
    • Innovation, information administration and capability constructing

Job Necessities
To qualify as an advocate for each baby you’ll have:

  • A complicated college diploma in one of many following fields is required: Public Well being, Drugs, Pediatric Well being, Household Well being, Well being Analysis, World  Worldwide Well being, Well being Coverage and / or Administration, Epidemiology, or one other related technical discipline.
  • Related expertise in a UN system company or group is taken into account as an added worth.
  • Prior expertise with NAPHCD and immunization provide chain on the nationwide degree in Nigeria is an asset.
  • Fluency in English is required.  Information of one other official UN language or native language of the obligation station is taken into account as an asset.
  • A minimal of 5 years of related skilled work expertise offering technical help in Immunization, Major Well being Care logistics, provide chain administration, chilly chain and related actions.
  • Prior expertise with NAPHCD and immunization provide chain on the nationwide degree in Nigeria is an asset.

For each Youngster, you show:

  • UNICEF’s values of Care, Respect, Integrity, Belief, and Accountability (CRITA) and core competencies in Communication, Working with Folks and Drive for Outcomes.

The purposeful competencies required for this publish are:

  • Main and supervising (I)
  • Formulating methods and ideas (II)
  • Analyzing (III)
  • Relating and networking (II)
  • Deciding and Initiating motion (II)
  • Making use of technical experience ((III)

View our competency framework at: use of/recordsdata/UNICEF_Competencies.pdf



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