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Re-Advertised: Communication for Development Officer, (NO-A), Managua, Nicaragua, #108189, Only for Nationals from Nicaragua
UNICEF works in some of the world’s toughest places, to reach the world’s most disadvantaged children. To save their lives. To defend their rights. To help them fulfill their potential. Across 190 countries and territories, we work for every child, everywhere, every day, to build a better world for everyone. And we never give up.
Location: Nicaragua Application Close: Central America Standard Time
Temporary Appointment (TA): Child Protection Officer (NO-1), #110520, Asunción - Paraguay
If you are a committed, creative professional and are passionate about making a lasting difference for children, the world's leading children's rights organization would like to hear from you. For 70 years, UNICEF has been working on the ground in 190 countries and territories to promote children's survival, protection and development. The world's largest provider of vaccines for developing countries, UNICEF supports child health and nutrition, good water and sanitation, quality basic education for all boys and girls, and the protection of children from violence, exploitation, and AIDS. UNICEF is funded entirely by the voluntary contributions of individuals, businesses, foundations and governments.
Location: Paraguay Application Close: Paraguay Standard Time
Security Officer (National Field Security Advisor (NFSA), NOB, Abuja and Kano (Temporary Appointment)
The NFSA provides technical, operational and administrative assistance to the supervisor in support of his role as it relates to ensuring the safety and security of UNICEF personnel as well as the safeguarding of UNICEF premises, assets and resources at the duty station. In carrying out the below duties the incumbent is expected to follow instructions precisely and in strict compliance with supervisor’s instructions and UN Security related policies, rules and procedures.
Location: Nigeria Application Close: W. Central Africa Standard Time
Gender Planning and Programme Specialist, (P-4), Gender Section, PD, NYHQ #12903
Under the supervision of the Principal Adviser, Gender and Development Specialist, you will support UNICEF’s Gender Unit in the areas of planning, monitoring, reporting and knowledge management within UNICEF’s Programme Division at Headquarters. This includes managing annual work planning and budgeting processes in collaboration with the Gender Unit and relevant external and internal partners.
Location: United States Application Close: Eastern Daylight Time
ANUNCIO DE CONTRATISTA INDIVIDUAL #PAN 19-IC-005 Comunicación Digital y Gestión de Medios Sociales - UNICEF PANAMA
UNICEF PANAMA busca Contratista Individual que contribuya al desarrollo de contenidos para medios digitales (página web) y la gestión de medios sociales propios de UNICEF Panamá (Instagram, Twitter, Facebook y YouTube) en apoyo a la estrategia de comunicación y abogacía establecida para favorecer el Programa de País 2016-2020,
Location: Panama Application Close: SA Pacific Standard Time
Adolescent Development Specialist, P-3, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (TA 364 days)
The Adolescent Development Specialist is responsible for managing, monitoring, evaluating and reporting of high impact interventions in adolescent health, development and well-being.  Emphasis needs to be paid to ensuring that the project activities empower girls and advance their rights. The Specialist will ensure this through technical guidance and operational support throughout the programming process to facilitate the achievement of concrete and sustainable results according to plans, allocation, results based-management approaches and methodology (RBM) and organizational Strategic Plans and goals, standards of performance and accountability framework for the implementation in Mainland and in Zanzibar.
Location: Tanzania,Uni.Re Application Close: E. Africa Standard Time
Local consultant - to develop an action plan for the Ministry of Education to support the most disadvantaged schools in Maldives.
UNICEF Maldives is seeking a National Consultant to develop an action plan for the Ministry of Education to support the most disadvantaged schools in Maldives.
Location: Maldives Application Close: West Asia Standard Time
Individual Contractor: Digital Communication Expert, Communication Section, UNICEF Europe and Central Asia Regional Office (ECARO), Geneva, Switzerland (11.5 months)
The UNICEF Europe and Central Asia Regional Office (ECARO) seeks a bilingual (English and Russian) digital communication expert, where possible to be based in Geneva, to manage and expand the Office’s Russian and English language digital communication channels and provide editorial planning and day to day updating of the Russian and English language Regional Office website. The assignment is foreseen to be between 15 August 2019 and 1 August 2020.
Location: Switzerland Application Close: W. Europe Daylight Time
WASH Officer, NOA , Tripoli, Libya (Libya Nationals Only) #108661
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, hope UNICEF Libya works to ensure that all children in Libya, no matter their gender, ethnicity or background, are protected and are able to realise their rights, growing up in a safe and healthy environment. Our programmes are located across the East, West and South of the country focusing on areas of education, child protection, health, youth, water and sanitation.
Location: Libya Application Close: E. Europe Daylight Time
Programme Specialist (Generation Unlimited), P3, Abuja, Nigeria-Temporary Appointment #110707
Under the supervision of the Deputy Representative, drive UNICEF's catalytic role in the development of Generation Unlimited in Nigeria, providing technical expertise, helping to define priorities that resonate with young Nigerians and building a coalition of contributing stakeholders (including UNICEF) based on their respective comparative advantage. Contribute to the achievement of integrated, sustainable and scalable adolescent development and participation results across programmes in line with UNICEF's country programme priorities.
Location: Nigeria Application Close: W. Central Africa Standard Time
National Consultant (MOE-GES in the development of Early Childhood Education (ECE) Policy Framework
UNICE Ghana seeks the services of an experienced professional who has strong commitment to deliver results for children. The individual will be engaged as a national consultant to provide technical support to MOE-GES in the development of an Early Childhood Education (ECE) Policy Framework (ECE Policy; Costed Implementation Plan and M & E Framework). The workplan is designed to have the consultant work on part time for 67 working days within a contract period of 11.5 months. There will be some travels outside Accra. Only Ghanaian nationals are eligible to apply.
Location: Ghana Application Close: Greenwich Standard Time
Communication Manager (P-4 - Temporary Appointment), Kinshasa DRC
The UNICEF DRC Office is looking to recruit to the post of Communication Manager (P-5) to be based in its Kinshasa office. The Communication Manager will be responsible for the conceptualization, planning, execution, monitoring and evaluation of an advocacy and communication strategy to promote respect for childrens’ rights and support UNICEF's mission in the country.
Location: Congo, Dem. Rep Application Close: W. Central Africa Standard Time
JPO Child Protection Officer, Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MHPSS), P-2, New York (Open to Dutch nationals only)
The Child Protection Officer will support UNICEF Country Offices on the implementation and roll out of the UNICEF Community Based Operational Guidelines on MHPSS for Children and Families with focus on strengthening MHPSS programming, providing guidance on establishing more comprehensive MHPSS services and systems for children and families, and building partnerships with NGOs and with Member States.
Location: United States, Netherlands Application Close: W. Europe Daylight Time
Construction Engineer, (P3), Garowe, Somalia #00110349
The Project Engineer will report directly to the Chief of Supply & Logistics and the Chief of Health. The Project Engineer will oversee and manage the two (2) Construction Officers. The Project Engineer will work closely on a day-to-day basis with the Construction Officers in collaboration with the UNICEF Health Program Section and UNICEF Supply and Logistics Section. He/She will be expected to employ at all times good working relations with the Ministry of Health (MOH), external Contractors and other project stakeholders as required. The Project Engineer will be the focal point for the project and provide overall project management and coordination across all works for the entire project duration.
Location: Somalia Application Close: E. Africa Standard Time
Social Policy Specialist (Public Finance), (P-4), ESARO, Nairobi, Kenya #99277
The UNICEF Eastern and Southern Africa Regional Office (ESARO) is looking for a well talented candidate who will provide staff capacity development, technical, knowledge management, and strategic partnership support to UNICEF engagements in ESAR related to budgets and public financial management, in order to improve the enabling environment and remove PFM related causes and barriers to achieving results for children.
Location: Kenya Application Close: E. Africa Standard Time
Social Policy Officer, NOB, Damascus, Syria
Under the general guidance of the supervisor, the Social Policy officer is accountable for providing technical support and assistance in all stages of social policy programming and related advocacy from strategic planning and formulation to delivery of concrete and sustainable results. This includes programmes aimed at improving (a) public policies to reduce child poverty; (b) social protection coverage and impact on children; (c) the transparency, adequacy, equity and efficiency of child-focused public investments and financial management; and (d) governance, decentralization and accountability measures to increase public participation and the quality, equity and coverage of social services. This encompasses both direct programme work with government and civil society partners as well as linkages and support to teams working on education, health, child protection, water and sanitation, and HIV.
Location: Syrian Arab Rep Application Close: Syria Daylight Time
Generic Vacancy Announcement: Health & Nutrition Officer, NOA, multiple duty stations in Syria
Health & Nutrition Officer provides professional technical assistance and support for programme/project design, planning, implementation, monitoring, evaluation, and administration of programme/project activities, including data analysis, progress reporting, knowledge networking and capacity building, in support of achievement of planned objectives of the work plan, aligned with Health & Nutrition programme goals and strategy.
Location: Syrian Arab Rep Application Close: Syria Daylight Time
HR Specialist, (P-3), Yemen CO outpost Amman Jordan, Fixed Term #110422
The HR Specialist, within their area of responsibility, is accountable for implementing HR services that enhance the capacity of their clients to deliver on their business goals and objectives. In doing so, the incumbent demonstrates the ability to anticipate HR-related needs and develop subsequent plans and solutions that align HR management with business objectives.
Location: Jordan Application Close: Jordan Daylight Time
National Consultant_Child Protection Section_Sana'a_Yemen (Only for Yemeni Nationals)
UNICEF will continue its support to strengthen the national child protection systems and to create/strengthen linkages between the line ministries to ensure full protection of children from violence, abuse, exploitation and neglect.
Location: Yemen Application Close: Arab Standard Time
Programme Associate, GS-6, Gandhinagar, Fixed Term, Post Number - 96206
Under the supervision and guidance of the supervisor, the Administrative Associate is responsible for executing a broad variety of procedural and specialized administrative tasks for the respective section requiring in-depth knowledge of UNICEF administrative procedures, processes and policies.
Location: India Application Close: India Standard Time

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