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Education Specialist (Education in Emergencies, Advocacy and Knowledge Management), P-3, Nairobi, Kenya (USSC), #63910
Under the guidance and general supervision of the Chief, Education Section, the Education Specialist (P3) supports the development and preparation of the coordination and technical support of Education in Emergencies (EiE) programs and for managing, implementing, monitoring, evaluating and reporting of progress of EiE projects within the country program. The Specialist provides technical guidance and management support and support Education Cluster coordination as UNICEF EiE focal point to improve learning outcomes and equitable and inclusive education especially for crisis-affected children who are marginalized, disadvantaged and excluded in society. The incumbent will also take a leading for coordinating cross-cutting knowledge management and advocacy for Education in Somalia to strengthen evidence-based programme design, support donor resource mobilization strategies for education programming.
Location: Kenya Application Close:
Chief Corporate Strategy and Analysis, P-5, New York Headquarters, USA, #4202
The Division of Data, Research & Policy (DRP) comprises 3 sections/offices: (1) the Policy Strategy & Networks Section (PSN) (2) the Data & Analytics Section (D&A), and (3) the Office of Research (OoR). The Corporate Strategy & Analysis Unit is one of four units in the Policy Strategy & Networks Section. The Chief, CSA reports directly to the Deputy Director, DRP who oversees the PSN. The second reporting officer for Chief CSA is Director, DRP. Under the guidance and direct supervision of the Deputy Director, the Chief CSA works closely with D&A, OED, HQ Divisions, especially with Programme Division (PD), EMOPS, DFAM and FRG, as well as with Regional Chiefs of Planning. The Chief also works with UNDG agencies, Member States, donors and diverse partners. There is regular and systematic work with Executive Board members. Chief CSA is expected to work closely with the three other Unit Chiefs in PSN. All Unit Chiefs sit on the DRP Management Committee.
Location: United States of America Application Close:
Education Specialist, P-4, Nairobi, Kenya (USSC), #52417
The incumbent is responsible for the overall development, management, planning and delivery of the Global Partnership for Education programme currently managed by UNICEF as the Managing Entity The GPE programme represents the core policy, systems and capacity development component of support to the education authorities with a special focus on supporting teacher incentives within the overall Education programme within the UNICEF Somalia 2011-2015 Country Programme (to be extended until end of 2017). The post incumbent will provide strategic leadership in delivery of education targets of the overall UN Assistance Strategy to Somalia (UNSAS) ) and undertake innovative strategies in the sector to effectively respond to emergency and developmental needs of Somali children and women. The incumbent will be expected to lead UNICEF cooperation in Education with all agencies of importance both inside and outside Somalia, under the aegis of the Education Sector Committees in Somalia and in Nairobi. This includes continued engagement and support to the relevant education authorities in their partnership efforts with other donor programmes. The incumbent will be expected to spend up to 35% of their time in Somalia supporting the UNICEF zonal offices in Somaliland, Puntland and Central South Somalia and providing direct technical support to the local education administrations. Major challenges will be to (i) identify and promote sustainable, community-based financing mechanisms for the expansion of basic education, (ii) improve the quality of basic education, particularly in primary schools, (iii) redress the gender imbalance among pupils as well as teachers, and (iv)attract continuing, substantial external investments for expansion of basic education in Somalia.
Location: Kenya Application Close:
Information Management Specialist - Temporary Appointment - New York - P4
The Information Management Specialist is responsible for developing and implementing information management and governance policies, metadata and classification schemas, information architecture structures (focusing especially on user experience as well as other information management requirements), and other duties including revising and implementing information management policies and procedures focused on the management of electronic documents and records.
Location: United States of America Application Close:
Consultant Internationnal pour le renforcement de la gestion logistique du programme elargi de vaccination, Bamako, MALI
Sous la supervision administrative du Chef de la Section Immunisation de la Direction Nationale de la Santé, le titulaire du poste devra : a) Appuyer le PEV dans le développement/préparation des différents documents et stratégie du PEV ainsi que les procédures applicables aux différentes fonctions de la chaîne d'approvisionnement et de fournir un soutien technique au personnel national du PEV traitant des fonctions de la chaîne d'approvisionnement ; b) Appuyer à mener des évaluations pertinentes (l’inventaire de la chaîne du froid, les études de la température et la cartographie des chambres froides) afin de contribuer au développement d’un plan global d'amélioration de la GEV. De plus, suivre l'adoption et la mise en œuvre de ce plan ainsi que l’utilisation des nouvelles technologies et politiques qui permettront de mesurer les progrès réalisés à travers les indicateurs pertinents. c) Fournir une assistance technique régulière pour la mise à jour du personnel national du PEV, à tous les niveaux, dans les différentes fonctions de la chaîne d'approvisionnement par le biais de la documentation et l'organisation des programmes de formation.
Location: Mali Application Close:
Programme Officer (Social Transfer), NO-B, Banjul, The Gambia
Vacancy for the post of Programme Officer (Social Transfer)- NOB (Temporary Appointment).
Location: Gambia Application Close:
2 x Technical Assistants, GS-5, Health Technology Centre, UNICEF Supply Division
Currently, The Health Technology Centre in UNICEF Supply Division, Copenhagen is seeking eligible and dedicated candidates for two vacant positions as Technical Assistants (GS-5 level)
Location: Denmark Application Close:
Chief Child Survival & Development, P-4, Moroni, Comoros, #51792
As head of the Health, Nutrition, and WASH group, leads, manages, develops and enables a competent team of professional and support staff to achieve the strategic goals and objectives of the Child Survival and Development Programme.
Location: Comoros Application Close:
Project Support Officer NOA - Temporary Appointment
The Project Support Officer performs project administration duties to support the functions of the project delivery team, and liaise with government representatives to obtain and clear project permits and tax exemptions.
Location: Jordan Application Close:
Evidence Generation In Education System
The Consultant will be required to work closely with Principal Secretary, MOE to strengthen the EMIS system at national and county level.
Location: Kenya Application Close:
Senior Immunization Specialist, P-5, Amman, Jordan, #97494
This post will focus on supporting priority countries to monitor implementation of their RI improvement plans, improve the immunization coverage through REC/RED approach of micro planning. In particular, the post will cover overall GAVI coordination and joint activities with WHO and UNICEF at regional level such as Joint Assessment missions, cMYP.
Location: Jordan Application Close:
National Consultant: Cross Sectoral Adolescent Programming
UNICEF Indonesia seeks to enhance synergies across sectors to develop a broader investment framework for the second decade of life. It will contribute to the capacity building of governmental and non-governmental partners to work jointly with adolescents to better respond to their priorities and needs. Systems will be strengthened to enhance regular engagement of adolescents in decision making at home, school and community level, and opportunities will be created using innovation to empower adolescents with the knowledge and skills that allow them to develop to their full potential.
Location: Indonesia Application Close:
National Consultant: Project Manager for Reaching High Risk Communities
The Immunization Theory of Change for the CP 2016-20 is enriched due to the experiences in Jakarta PHO. UNICEF ICO has supported Jakarta PHO and its DHOs profoundly since 2015 and the project was found successful. As the strategy is relatively new there is a need for close monitoring on the ground to address key barriers and show impact on system’ improvements on Posyandu microplanning, community mobilization, and supervision, as well as monitoring of results together with the front line vaccinators, managers and community influencers, which will be beneficial for the expansion plan in 2017, therefore it is proposed on hiring a dedicated consultant for subnational engagement in Jakarta.
Location: Indonesia Application Close:
Health Officer (Cold Chain), NO-B, New Delhi (Temporary Appointment) Only for Indian Nationals
Under the guidance of the Immunization Specialist, provide technical support and coordination to cold chain and vaccine management under immunization system strengthening and acceleration of Routine Immunization in India. Document project information, achievements and funds utilization for preparation of donor reports and funding proposals.
Location: India Application Close:
ICT Specialist (P-3), # 14787, Dhaka - Bangladesh
Based on the established policies, guidelines and service level agreements (SLAs), the incumbent of this post will manage, lead and support the ICT functional accountability and internally manage ICT function and externally enhance collaboration and capacity building; improve the delivery of results and knowledge management; build business relationships and foster innovation.
Location: Bangladesh Application Close:
Senior Operations Assistant, GS-7, Quelimane, Mozambique, # 98979
The incumbent will be responsible for supporting communications, administration and archiving for the co-located office in Zambézia. S/he will be the focal person for monitoring section supplies and petty cash. The incumbent will support coordination, planning and monitoring visits to provinces to ensure compliance of partners with UNICEF and UN financial rules and regulations, in the context of implementation of harmonized resource transfer modalities (HACT).
Location: Mozambique Application Close:
Administrative & Finance Assistant, FT, GS6, Kadugli, Sudan
Looking for a Administrative & Finance Assistant to perform finance and administrative support functions which include coordination and supervision of protocol, travel and specific administrative functions.
Location: Sudan Application Close:
Senior Adviser, Child Protection (Planning & Management), P-5, NYHQ, # 86259
The Senior Adviser, Child Protection (Planning & Management) is responsible for the delivery of timely and high quality corporate planning and reporting submissions for the section. He/she supports UNICEF systems for the allocation, timely implementation, monitoring, consolidation and reporting of results of global thematic funding by HQ, RO and CO against child protection priorities. He/she is responsible for leading the Planning and Evidence Building team (which encompasses planning and reporting, monitoring and evaluation, knowledge management and capacity building), where he/she will work closely with all teams within the Child Protection Section in Headquarters and other Divisions as well as the Child Protection Regional Advisers on strategic focus, priorities and innovations. He/she, furthermore, serves as Deputy for the Associate Director, Child Protection and as Officer-in-Charge of the section during the absence of the Associate Director.
Location: United States of America Application Close:
Policy Specialist (Public Finance), P-4, NYHQ, #86021
This position is under the supervision of the Chief of Public Finance and Local Governance (PFLG) unit, Social Inclusion and Policy Section, Programme Division at UNICEF NYHQ. This position will also routinely liaise with regional social policy advisors and selected country offices (based on demand), as well as networking with subject experts externally (e.g. the World Bank, donor organization, think tanks). This role will provide technical, knowledge management and staff capacity development support to UNICEF field engagements in the area of Public Finance for Children (PF4C), in order to improve the enabling environment and remove Public Financial Management (PFM)-related bottlenecks and barriers to deliver at-scale, equitable and sustainable results for children. This role will also be responsible for a set of health-specific tasks. The overall purpose of this position is to support UNICEF country and regional offices in their efforts to leverage greater, more effective and equitable domestic public investments in children, in order to ensure results in the areas of health, education, HIV, nutrition, child protection, social inclusion and WASH.
Location: United States of America Application Close:
Administrative Assistant (Consultancy)
To provide assistance in administrative in the Office of the Executive Director (OED). This post will report to the Executive Manager.
Location: United States of America Application Close:

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