National Health Consultant Job at UNICEF

Website United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)

The UNICEF has published a job vacancy announcement on 10th May 2022 for qualified South Sudanese to fill in the vacant post of National Health Consultant to be based in Sudan, South Sudan.

Recruiter United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)
Position National Health Consultant
Location Sudan, South Sudan
Country South Sudan
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Master’s Degree
Experience Required Minimum 05 years
Application Deadline 20th May 2022

UNICEF Job Vacancy 2022

Purpose of Activity/Assignment: The Health Officer (Maternal and Newborn) and the Health Specialist (MNCH) are both to be based in Juba and will support the Maternal and Newborn Health and MNCH portfolio in UNICEF Juba Country Office, spearheading the implementation, supervision and programmatic support to the World Bank funded project in Jonglei and Upper Nile State (in several lots); the COVID-19 Emergency Response and Health Systems Response Project (CERHSRP) under the supervision of the Health Manager.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • A master’s degree in one of the following fields is required: public health/nutrition, pediatric health, family health, health research, global/international health, health policy and/or management, environmental health sciences, biostatistics, socio-medical, health education, epidemiology, or another relevant technical field.
  • A minimum of 5 years of professional experience in public health and management and/or in relevant areas of maternal and neonatal health care, health emergency/humanitarian preparedness, at the international level, and/or in a developing country is required.
  • Experience in health program/project development in a UN system agency or organization is an asset.
  • Experience working in Jonglei and Upper Nile and/or in a similar project like the CERHSP is an added advantage.
  • Knowledge of the duty station is considered an asset for this consultancy.
  • Diplomacy, conflict management, flexibility, and understanding of local cultural and social practices are key success factors for this consultancy.

Other Details

  • Job No: 550846
  • Contract Type: Consultancy
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply UNICEF National Health Consultant Jobs 2022

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

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The Closing Date: 20th May 2022

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.