L’UNICEF recrute 01 Spécialiste en Santé
Localisation Dakar / Sénégal
Expiration 10 Mai 2017
Description de l’offre
Generic Vacancy Announcement – Health Specialist Talent Group, P-4
Work Type : Fixed Term Staff, Temporary Appointment
UNICEF works in 190 countries and territories to protect the rights of every child. UNICEF has spent 70 years working to improve the lives of children and their families. Defending children’s rights throughout their lives requires a global presence, aiming to produce results and understand their effects. UNICEF believes all children have a right to survive, thrive and fulfill their potential to the benefit of a better world.
For every child, Health
UNICEF is seeking Talented Professionals in the Health sector at the P-4 level.
Generic Vacancy Announcements (GVAs) are a means to attract and identify qualified candidates for placement in Talent Groups. A Talent Group is an exclusive roster of experts from which UNICEF offices worldwide will quickly select qualified pre-assessed, top-level candidates whenever a position becomes available.
How can you make a difference?
Health Specialists at P-4 level usually report to the Chief of Section or a senior health advisor for guidance and general supervision. The Specialist is responsible for managing, implementing, monitoring, evaluating and reporting on health programmes (health systems development, maternal, neonatal, child survival/development), linking up with global partners where needed, advocate of the organization’s goals and representing the organization in global and regional meeting events. S/he provides health related technical guidance and operational support throughout the process to facilitate the achievement of concrete and sustainable results in line with UNICEF Strategic Health Plan and goals, budget allocation, results based-management (RBM) approaches, standards of performance and accountability framework.
The main expected results include:
Health Programme planning and development;
Programme management, monitoring and delivery of results;
Advisory services and technical support;
Advocacy, networking and partnership building on global and regional level;
Innovation, knowledge management and capacity building;
To qualify as an advocate for every child, you will have
An advanced university degree (Master’s or higher) in public health/nutrition, pediatric health, family health, health research, global/international health, health policy and/or management, health economics, environmental health sciences, biostatistics, socio-medical, health education, epidemiology or other health related science*.
*A first University Degree in a relevant field combined with 2 additional years of professional experience may be accepted in lieu of an Advanced University Degree.
A minimum of 8 years of relevant professional experience in public health programme planning and management and/or in relevant areas of health systems strengthening, maternal, neonatal, child and adolescent health care, epidemiology, disease control, health emergency/humanitarian preparedness and responses at the national and international level.
Developing country work experience and/or familiarity with emergency setting is considered an asset.
Fluency in English is required. Knowledge of another official UN language (Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian or Spanish) or a local language is an asset.
For every child, you demonstrate
Our core values of Commitment, Diversity and Integrity and core competencies in Communication, Working with People and Drive for Results.
UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified candidates from all backgrounds to apply.
**Internal applicants holding fixed-term contracts need not apply for the talent group via the GVA process for posts at their current category and level.
Apply to the link below.
Coordonnées de l’offre
Click here to Apply https://www.unicef.org/about/employ/?job=504024