Sunday, January 31, 2016

Director (Programs) - Population Services International (Apply by: February 17, 2016)

TITLE: Director – Programs

LOCATION: Delhi

DEPARTMENT: Programs

Role : Deputy COP

REPORTS TO: Chief of Party (COP) – Wajood

SUPERVISES: Gender Specialist and any other state level position/s

GRADE LEVEL: IX

CATEGORY: Program Support & Management

DATE: 18th January 2016


Population Services International, India is a registered Indian Society dedicated to the improvement of public health in India. As a mission, PSI makes it easier for people in the developing world to lead healthier lives and plan the families they desire by marketing affordable products and services. PSI’s core values are Measurement, Honesty, Pragmatism, Collaboration, Trust and Commitment Over the past twenty- five years, PSI has collaborated with the GoI and a number of donors to increase the use of modern contraception for family planning, to provide products and services for the health of mothers and children and to decrease the spread of HIV/AIDS. PSI harnesses the vitality of the private sector to address health problems of the low-income and vulnerable populations using social marketing to achieve positive behaviour change by promoting ideas, products and services conducive to better health. PSI promotes and distributes 11 health products, using commercial channels and outlets to make available quality health products at affordable prices. The basket of products includes condoms, oral contraceptives, intra uterine devices, emergency contraceptives, ORS, water purification solutions; IFA tablets; clean delivery kits and pre-packaged STI treatment kit. For more information, please visit www.psi.org.in

Director (Marketing) - Population Services International (Apply by: February 17, 2016)

TITLE: Director – Marketing

LOCATION: Delhi

DEPARTMENT: Marketing

REPORTS TO: Chief Technical Officer

SUPERVISES: Associate Director – Sales, General Manager Sales, General Manager Supply Chain and General Manager Marketing

GRADE LEVEL: IX

CATEGORY: Program Support & Management

DATE: 18th January 2016


Population Services International, India is a registered Indian Society dedicated to the improvement of public health in India. As a mission, PSI makes it easier for people in the developing world to lead healthier lives and plan the families they desire by marketing affordable products and services. PSI’s core values are Measurement, Honesty, Pragmatism, Collaboration, Trust and Commitment Over the past twenty- five years, PSI has collaborated with the GoI and a number of donors to increase the use of modern contraception for family planning, to provide products and services for the health of mothers and children and to decrease the spread of HIV/AIDS. PSI harnesses the vitality of the private sector to address health problems of the low-income and vulnerable populations using social marketing to achieve positive behaviour change by promoting ideas, products and services conducive to better health. PSI promotes and distributes 11 health products, using commercial channels and outlets to make available quality health products at affordable prices. The basket of products includes condoms, oral contraceptives, intra uterine devices, emergency contraceptives, ORS, water purification solutions; IFA tablets; clean delivery kits and pre-packaged STI treatment kit. For more information, please visit www.psi.org.in

Saturday, January 30, 2016

Director (Asia Pacific Observatory on Health Systems & Policies) - World Health Organization (Apply by: February 20, 2016)

Vacancy Notice No: SE/RO/P/2016/FT2

Title: Director, Asia Pacific Observatory on Health Systems and Policies

Grade: P6

Contract type: Fixed-term Appointment

Duration of contract:  Two Years
 
Date: 7 January 2016

Application Deadline: 20 February 2016
(
21 day(s) until closing deadline)
Currently accepting applications

Duty Station:  New Delhi, India
 
Organization unit: SEARO Regional Office for the South East Asia (SE/RGO) /
SE/HSD Department of Health Systems Development (SE/HSD)

OBJECTIVES OF THE PROGRAMME :
The Observatory is a collaborative partnership which brings together interested governments, international agencies, foundations, civil society and the research community. Its overarching goal is to support policy-makers to develop health systems that contribute to improved health outcomes and which are equitable, efficient, responsive and transparent. The Observatory's central objective is to support and promote evidence-based health policy-making by linking systematic and scientific analysis of health systems in the Asia Pacific Region with the decision-makers who shape policy and practice. To this end, it will provide policy-makers with comparative evidence and other information relevant to strategic policy decisions.

The Observatory's research agenda is shaped by policy-makers, who provide input via the Observatory's Board and through other mechanisms. This helps to ensure that the Observatory's work is relevant and timely. Research is carried out by recognized academic institutions to ensure independent, credible and high-quality analysis. The incumbent is responsible for facilitating this synergy and translating it into a feasible, appropriate and financially sustainable programme of work.

Data Manager (Monitoring and Evaluation) - World Health Organization (Apply by: February 19, 2016)

Vacancy Notice No: AFRO/16/TA17

Title: Data Manager-Monitoring and Evaluation

Grade: P4

Contract type: Temporary appointment

Duration of contract:  12 months
 
Date: 29 January 2016

Application Deadline: 19 February 2016
(20 day(s) until closing deadline)
Currently accepting applications

Duty Station:  Abuja, Nigeria

Organization unit: AF_WSR AF West Sub-Region (AF_WSR) /
AF_NGA Nigeria (AF_NGA)
IVE
OBJECTIVES OF THE PROGRAMME :
To support national authorities to provide high quality immunization services that will contribute to (a) the reduction of mortality, morbidity and disability from vaccine preventable diseases through the optimum use of available and new vaccines and (b) the strengthening of national health systems as well as efforts to achieve the Millennium Development Goals.
Description of duties:
Under the overall supervision of the WHO Country Representative, and direct supervision of IVE Focal Point, the incumbent coordinates data management activities for immunization monitoring and evaluation function at national and field level and reports programme progress achieved in the country. He/She will work closely with national authorities as well as partners:

Coordinator (Infection Prevention & Control) - World Health Organization (Apply by: February 10, 2016)

Vacancy Notice No: HQ/16/HIS/FT44

Title: Coordinator (Infection Prevention & Control)

Grade: P5

Contract type: Fixed-term Appointment

Duration of contract:  One year - renewable, subject to satisfactory performance and continuing need for the post
 
Date: 20 January 2016

Application Deadline: 10 February 2016
(
11 day(s) until closing deadline)
Currently accepting applications

Duty Station:  Geneva, Switzerland

Organization unit: HQ/HIS Health Systems and Innovation (HQ/HIS) /
HQ/SDS Service Delivery and Safety (HQ/SDS)

OBJECTIVES OF THE PROGRAMME :
In the context of WHO priority for Universal Health Coverage, the Service Delivery and Safety (SDS) Department works with Member States and key global stakeholders to strengthen health service delivery systems that are safe, high quality, people-centred, and integrated. The department focusses on interventions that improve the quality of health services, from prevention to palliation, with a particular attention to innovations and technologies that improve the health system performance. SDS covers the areas of services organization, patient safety and quality improvement, medical products of human origin, palliative care, traditional and complementary medicine; it catalyses efforts on quality of care from other departments and has a leading role in developing evaluation approaches and training materials for ensuring progresses in equitable access to high quality and respectful health care. Given the high burden of health care-associated infections worldwide as one of the most frequent complications of health care delivery and the many gaps and inefficiencies in infection prevention and control (IPC) programmes, infrastructure and practices in many countries, a new IPC unit is being established within the SDS department in order to provide leadership and comprehensive technical expertise on IPC and to strengthen the support provided to Member States.

Communication Officer - World Health Organization (Apply by: February 04, 2016)

Vacancy Notice No: HQ/16/DGD/FT33

Title: Communication Officer

Grade: P4

Contract type: Fixed-term Appointment

Duration of contract:  One year, renewable, subject to satisfactory performance and continuing need for the post.
 
Date: 14 January 2016

Application Deadline: 4 February 2016
(
5 day(s) until closing deadline)
Currently accepting applications

Duty Station:  Geneva, Switzerland
 
Organization unit: HQ/DGD Offices under the Director-General (HQ/DGD) /
HQ/DCO Department of Communications (HQ/DCO)
HQ/NEW Media

OBJECTIVES OF THE PROGRAMME :
The Department of Communications (DCO) objectives are to:
- ensure timely production and dissemination of high quality public information on longstanding and emerging public health issues through various platforms (print, web, broadcast, social media etc) and in multiple languages.

- define and promote a consistent corporate identity for WHO internally and externally.

- create a 21st century "culture of communications" at WHO by strengthening capacity at every level.

- contribute to managing WHO's reputation by monitoring public opinion and concerns, and responding to them strategically.

- lead the strategic communications response to epidemics and pandemics, public health emergencies and for the health aspects of humanitarian crises.

Administrative Officer - World Health Organization (Apply by: February 08, 2016)

Vacancy Notice No: HQ/16/GMG/FT39

Title: Administrative Officer

Grade: P3

Contract type: Fixed-term Appointment

Duration of contract:  One year, renewable, subject to satisfactory performance and continuing need for the post.
 
Date: 18 January 2016

Application Deadline: 8 February 2016
(
9 day(s) until closing deadline)
Currently accepting applications

Duty Station:  Geneva, Switzerland
 
Organization unit: HQ/GMG General Management (HQ/GMG) /
HQ/OSS Operational Support and Services (HQ/OSS)

OBJECTIVES OF THE PROGRAMME :
The Department of Operational Support and Services (OSS) is comprised of several services:
- Infrastructure Support Services (ISS),
- Logistics Support Services (LSS),
- Contracting and procurement (CPS),
- Security Services (SEC) and
- Global Conference and Training Centre (GCT).

The Work of OSS is included under the scope of Category 6, to develop and sustain WHO as a flexible, learning organization, enabling it to carry out its mandate more efficiently and effectively. The Programme Area 6.4 is to provide effective and efficient management administration established across the Organization.

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Country Director - The Swedish Organization for Individual Relief (Apply by: February 15, 2016)

JOB DESCRIPTION
Country Director, The Swedish Organization for Individual Relief, Dehradun

1. POSITION VACANT: Country Director, The Swedish Organization for Individual Relief (SOIR-IM), Dehradun
2. ORGANIZATION BACKGROUND:
The Swedish Organization for Individual Relief (SOIR-IM) is an Indian NGO working in the fields of education and economic empowerment for marginalized groups, such as, rural women, tribals, migrant labourers, Tibetan refugees, children with disabilities, etc.
SOIR-IM has been working in India since the 1970s, through supporting NGO partners. SOIR-IM presently works with eight partner organizations across the country. The majority of funding comes from the Government of Sweden, through a donor organization in Sweden. SOIR-IM office currently employs 19 staff.
For more information about SOIR-IM please visit www.soir-im.org

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Chief of Party (Protecting Human Rights Project) - Plan International (Apply by: February 09, 2016

Background

Plan International is a global organization that works side by side with communities in 50 developing countries to end the cycle of poverty for children and their families. Plan works at the community level to develop customized solutions and ensure long-term sustainability. Our solutions are designed up-front to be owned by communities and range from clean water and healthcare programs to education projects, economic empowerment, child protection initiatives and youth civic engagement. Across program areas, Plan’s activities are guided by a Child-Centered Community Development (CCCD) approach, which is rights-based, holistic, gender-sensitive, and inclusive.

Project and Position Description

Plan International is seeking Chief of Party (COP) candidates for the Protecting Human Rights Project (PHR) in Bangladesh.  PHR is a $12.7 award from USAID which started in 2011. PHR focuses on reducing the prevalence of domestic violence and other human rights abuses including ending child marriage. The Program was extended and is now entering its sixth and final year of implementation.  

The COP will have authority and oversight over the project, including managing all activities of sub-recipients, coordinating all program-focused strategic planning and decision making, and staff management. The COP will serve as key liaison with USAID, the Government of Bangladesh implementing partners, and other stakeholders. Primary responsibilities include providing overall leadership, management, and general technical direction of the program as per USG policies, assuring an integrated vision among different components and actors, and ensuring program performance, achievement of program requirements and adherence to donor regulations.

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Field Log Admin - Médecins Sans Frontières (Apply by: February 05, 2016

Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international humanitarian medical aid organization working in more than 70 countries worldwide. Médecins Sans Frontières is neutral, impartial, independent, and not linked to any political party or governmental body. Our teams provide emergency medical assistance to people in need, irrespective of their nationality, race or religion. In 1999 MSF was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize as recognition for its medical work in several continents. 

Position: Field Log Admin
Location of Job: Rohtak, Haryana
Duration: 12 months (renewable)
Start Date: 1st March 2016
Salary Package: INR 52,695/- plus benefits
Closing date: 5th Feb 2016


Objectives:

Coordinate, implement and supervise the logistics, HR/ administration related activities of the set-up of a new MSF project according to the standard policies, in order to optimize the response to the needs of the target population

Sunday, January 24, 2016

Research Associate - Public Health Foundation Of India (Apply by: February 03, 2016)

Position Code : PHFI-RSAS-22

Position Title : Research Associate

Location : New Delhi

Duration of Position : One year or co-terminus with the project, whichever is earlier.

Apply by: February 03, 2016

Brief on the Organization:

The Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) is working towards building a healthier India. It is helping to address the limited institutional and systems capacity in India by strengthening education and training, advancing research and technology and facilitating policy and practice in the area of Public Health. PHFI is headquartered in New Delhi with national presence through its constituent units of regional Indian Institutes of Public Health (IIPHs) and Centres of Applied Research in core public health themes. The Foundation, established in 2006 as a public private initiative, is governed by an independent board comprising of senior government officials, eminent Indian and International academic and leaders, civil society representatives and corporate leaders. For more information, please visit the website www.phfi.org.

Manager (Operations and Program Management) - Public Health Foundation Of India (Apply by: February 03, 2016)

Position Code : PHFI-MOPM-1

Position Title : Manager - Operations and Program Management

Location : Delhi

Duration of Position : One year or co-terminus with the project, whichever is earlier.

Brief on the Organization:

The Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) is working towards building a healthier India. It is helping to address the limited institutional and systems capacity in India by strengthening education and training, advancing research and technology and facilitating policy and practice in the area of Public Health. PHFI is headquartered in New Delhi with national presence through its constituent units of regional Indian Institutes of Public Health (IIPHs) and Centres of Applied Research in core public health themes. The Foundation, established in 2006 as a public private initiative, is governed by an independent board comprising of senior government officials, eminent Indian and International academic and leaders, civil society representatives and corporate leaders. For more information, please visit the website www.phfi.org.

Assistant Data Analyst - Public Health Foundation Of India (Apply by: February 03, 2016)

Position Code : PHFI-ASDA-9

Position Title : Assistant Data Analyst
Location : Delhi
Duration of Position : One year or co-terminus with the project, whichever is earlier.
Apply by: February 03, 2016
Brief on the Organization:
The Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) is working towards building a healthier India. It is helping to address the limited institutional and systems capacity in India by strengthening education and training, advancing research and technology and facilitating policy and practice in the area of Public Health. PHFI is headquartered in New Delhi with national presence through its constituent units of regional Indian Institutes of Public Health (IIPHs) and Centres of Applied Research in core public health themes. The Foundation, established in 2006 as a public private initiative, is governed by an independent board comprising of senior government officials, eminent Indian and International academic and leaders, civil society representatives and corporate leaders. For more information, please visit the website www.phfi.org.

Research Scientist (Infectious Diseases Epidemiology) - Public Health Foundation Of India (Apply by: February 03, 2016)

Position Code : PHFI-RESC-1

Position Title : Research Scientist (Infectious Diseases Epidemiology)

Location : Gurgaon

Duration of Position : One year or co-terminus with the project, whichever is earlier.

Apply by: February 03, 2016

Brief on the Organization:

The Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) is working towards building a healthier India. It is helping to address the limited institutional and systems capacity in India by strengthening education and training, advancing research and technology and facilitating policy and practice in the area of Public Health.  PHFI is headquartered in New Delhi with national presence through its constituent units of regional Indian Institutes of Public Health (IIPHs) and Centres of Applied Research in core public health themes. The Foundation, established in 2006 as a public private initiative, is governed by an independent board comprising of senior government officials, eminent Indian and International academic and leaders, civil society representatives and corporate leaders. For more information, please visit the website www.phfi.org.

Saturday, January 23, 2016

Program Associate - UN Women (Apply by: February 12, 2016)

Location :
Mogadishu, SOMALIA
Application Deadline :
12-Feb-16
Type of Contract :
FTA Local
Post Level :
GS-6
Languages Required :
English  
Starting Date :
(date when the selected candidate is expected to start)
01-Apr-2016
Duration of Initial Contract :
One Year
Location :
Mogadishu, SOMALIA
Application Deadline :
12-Feb-16

Background
UN Women, grounded in the vision of equality enshrined in the Charter of the United Nations, works for the elimination of discrimination against women and girls; the empowerment of women; and the achievement of equality between women and men as partners and beneficiaries of development, human rights, humanitarian action and peace and security.
UN Women Somalia is recruiting a Programme Associate for its Mogadishu Office. Under the supervision of the Programme Specialist, the Programme Associate works with and provides support to the Programme Team in the development and implementation of effective programmes consistent with UN Women rules and regulations.

Programme Associate - UN Volunteers (Apply by: February 04, 2016)

Location :
New York, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Application Deadline :
04-Feb-16
Type of Contract :
FTA Local
Post Level :
GS-6
Languages Required :
English  
Starting Date :
(date when the selected candidate is expected to start)
01-Mar-2016
Location :
New York, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Application Deadline :
04-Feb-16
Type of Contract :
FTA Local

Background
The UNV office in New York (ONY) is part of the Partnerships and Communications Division (PCD). The office provides partnership development focused in UNDP (HQ); UN Secretariat; NY-based UN organizations and UN Missions.
It is responsible for implementation of the following functions:
·        Perform liaison and coordination functions in support of partnership development between UNV and UNDP(HQ); and the UN secretariat (e.g. UN-DESA, UN-DPKO/DFS, UN-DPI);
·        Build and maintain partnerships with NY-based UN agencies;
·        Build and maintain partnerships relationship with Permanent Missions to the UN;
·        Perform communications and advocacy functions that promote the work of the UNV programme and volunteerism for peace and development;
·        Perform administrative support functions for UNV Office in New York (ONY) ensuring appropriate, thorough and timely recording and reporting of administrative functioning.

Consultant (Graphic Designer) - UNDP (Apply by: January 31, 2016)

Location :
Home Based
Application Deadline :
31-Jan-16
Type of Contract :
Individual Contract
Post Level :
International Consultant
Languages Required :
English   French  
Starting Date :
(date when the selected candidate is expected to start)
15-Feb-2016
Duration of Initial Contract :
15 months on retainer basis
Expected Duration of Assignment :
150 days
Location :
Home Based

Background
The EC UNDP Joint Task Force in Electoral Assistance (JTF) was established in 2007, to further strengthen and facilitate the already existing EC-UNDP partnership in the field of electoral assistance and improve the overall efficiency and adherence of the projects to the common EC-UNDP strategic approach. The JTF monitors and supports the EC-UNDP Partnership in Electoral Assistance, which, since 2004, has seen over $1 billion of EU funds support UNDP-implemented electoral assistance projects in approximately 50 countries. The JTF also develops and implements, in association with the European Commission, numerous training events and thematic workshops, as well as knowledge products on matters related to electoral assistance learned from experience implementing the national level projects. The success of the EC-UNDP Partnership in Electoral Assistance was referenced in the biennial report of the Secretary-General to the General Assembly on the UN’s work in support of elections, where he said that “UNDP continues to deliver a significant part of its electoral assistance activities within the formal framework of its partnership with the European Union. In addition to joint projects at the country level, the partnership has hosted a number of global thematic workshops, including on elections and violence, the use of technology and sustainability in electoral administration…the first, held in Kenya in 2012, focused on taking informed decisions about the possible introduction of technology in electoral processes.

Consultant (IT Developer) - UNDP (Apply by: January 31, 2016)

Location :
Home Based
Application Deadline :
31-Jan-16
Type of Contract :
Individual Contract
Post Level :
International Consultant
Languages Required :
English  
Starting Date :
(date when the selected candidate is expected to start)
15-Feb-2016
Duration of Initial Contract :
15 months on retainer basis
Expected Duration of Assignment :
260 days
Location :
Home Based

Background
The EC UNDP Joint Task Force in Electoral Assistance (JTF) was established in 2007, to further strengthen and facilitate the already existing EC-UNDP partnership in the field of electoral assistance and improve the overall efficiency and adherence of the projects to the common EC-UNDP strategic approach. The JTF monitors and supports the EC-UNDP Partnership in Electoral Assistance, which, since 2004, has seen over $1 billion of EU funds support UNDP-implemented electoral assistance projects in approximately 50 countries. The JTF also develops and implements, in association with the European Commission, numerous training events and thematic workshops, as well as knowledge products on matters related to electoral assistance learned from experience implementing the national level projects. The success of the EC-UNDP Partnership in Electoral Assistance was referenced in the biennial report of the Secretary-General to the General Assembly on the UN’s work in support of elections, where he said that “UNDP continues to deliver a significant part of its electoral assistance activities within the formal framework of its partnership with the European Union.

Programme Analyst (Women, Peace & Security and Gender Responsive Migration) - UNDP (Apply by: February 03, 2016)

Location :
New Delhi, INDIA
Application Deadline :
03-Feb-16
Additional Category
Gender Equality
Type of Contract :
FTA Local
Post Level :
NO-B
Languages Required :
English  
Starting Date :
(date when the selected candidate is expected to start)
01-Mar-2016
Duration of Initial Contract :
One Year
Expected Duration of Assignment :
One Year

Background
UN Women’s Multi Country Office for Bhutan, India, Maldives and Sri Lanka works towards promoting women’s role in peace building. The four South Asian countries are affected by various types of conflicts which impact differently on women, girls, boys and men. In keeping with this understanding there is a need to design programmes which are not only conflict and gender sensitive but which also address women’s various roles in peace building through targeted interventions.
Therefore, under the guidance and direct supervision of the Deputy Representative, UN WOMEN MCO the Programme Analyst for Women, Peace & Security will lead UN Women’s work in Bhutan, India, Maldives and Sri Lanka on issues related to gender and peace building. The Programme Analyst will also work on gender responsive migration.

Staff Development Officer (Performance Management) - United Nations (Apply by: March 21, 2016)

Posting Title: Staff Development Officer (Performance Management)

Job Code Title: HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICER

Department/Office: OFFICE OF HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT

Duty Station: NEW YORK

Apply by: March 21, 2016

Special Notice

- Staff members are subject to the authority of the Secretary-General and to assignment by him or her. In this context, all staff are expected to move periodically to new functions in their careers in accordance with established rules and procedures.

Org. Setting and Reporting

This position is located in the Career Support & Performance Management Section (CSPMS), Learning, Development & HR Services Division (LDSD), Office of Human Resources Management (OHRM), Department of Management (DM). The Staff Development Officer reports to the Chief of Section.
 
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