UNICEF Health Specialist (Emergencies) Jobs 2022 Kenya

UNICEF JobsUNICEF Health Specialist (Emergencies) Jobs 2022 Kenya: Currently the UNICEF is hiring employees for their upcoming projects vacancy for the Health Specialist (Emergencies) position. Now for all Kenyan NGO job seekers, it’s a great opportunity to work with UNICEF.

UNICEF Health Specialist (Emergencies) Jobs 2022 employment advertisement is published on March 29, 2022. Candidates can apply via online by April 12, 2022.

Organization Name United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)
Type of Organization NGO
Date Posted March 29, 2022
Closing Date April 12, 2022
Position Health Specialist (Emergencies)
Total Vacancy N/A
Apply Process online
Country Kenya

UNICEF Health Specialist (Emergencies) Jobs 2022

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) seeks suitable applicants for the position below at the Nairobi, Kenya.

  • Education: Advanced university degree.
  • Experience: Minimum 8 years.
  • Employment Type: Full-Time.
  • Language: Fluency in English is required. Knowledge of French or Portuguese (a working language in some ESA countries) is an asset.
  • Duty Station: Nairobi.
  • Remuneration: As Per Rules.

Other Requirements / Information:

  • Advanced university degree in public health (MSc or PhD), plus degree in health field (MD or other related health discipline).
  • A minimum of 8 years of progressively responsible experience in public health, with field experience in responding to health emergencies. This includes coordination & partnerships, risk assessments, planning, programming, implementation monitoring and evaluation of public health emergency programs relevant to communicable disease control. Within disease control, expertise mainly in: viral haemorrhagic diseases; vaccine preventable diseases; epidemiology & surveillance; International Health Regulations including JEEs/country core capacity assessments.
  • Experience with UNICEF and other agencies/NGOs in emergency settings agency, and/or INGOs.
  • Country work experience in the region with work experience in a district health system is an advantage.

Knowledge management

  • Analysis and risk informed planning: Lead the deployment of the public health emergencies risk analysis in selected countries in collaboration with country health teams and use the findings to develop health sector emergency preparedness and response plans with subnational level analysis and outputs.
  • Technical guidance: Provide technical support to UNICEF country offices and partners including contributing to the development/adaptation of or sharing relevant standards, protocols, guidelines and training materials for public health and health in humanitarian crises.
  • In collaboration with WASH and social and behavior change, conduct a regional stock take and review of the ESARO Cholera Strategic Framework 2017-2020 and update as necessary.

How to Apply?

  • Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.
  • Interested candidates can fill the online application form by visiting official website. Candidates have to visit at https://jobs.unicef.org/cw/en-us/job/549632 to fill the application.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.
  • The closing date: April 12, 2022.
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