Showing posts with label Geneva Jobs. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Geneva Jobs. Show all posts

Saturday, January 30, 2016

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.

Saturday, January 23, 2016

Information Systems Officer - United Nations (Apply by: March 21, 2016)

Posting Title: INFORMATION SYSTEMS OFFICER

Job Code Title: INFORMATION SYSTEMS OFFICER

Department/Office: UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT

Duty Station: GENEVA

Apply by: March 21, 2016

Special Notice


This post is financed by project funds. Extension of the appointment is subject to the extension of the mandate, job performance, and/or the availability of the funds.

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

The post is situated in the Automated System for Customs Data (ASYCUDA) Programme in the Division on Technology and Logistics of UNCTAD.
Under the supervision of the Chief of the ASYCUDA Programme, the Information System Officer will be responsible for the IT strategy of the Programme and for providing guidance and support to the IT Teams based in Geneva and in the field.

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Accounting Assistant - United Nations (Apply by: December 15, 2015)


Posting Title:  Accounting Assistant
Job Code Title:  ACCOUNTING ASSISTANT
Department/Office:  UNITED NATIONS OFFICE AT GENEVA
Duty Station:  GENEVA
Posting Period:  16 November 2015 - 15 December 2015
Job Opening Number:  50154

Special Notice
Recruitment for this position is done on a local basis.Passing the Global General Service Test (GGST) is a prerequisite for recruitment consideration in the General Service category in the United Nations Secretariat.Having passed / Passing the United Nations Accounting Test is mandatory for this position.Having passed the Administrative Assessment Support Test (ASAT) at Headquarters, ECA, ESCWA, UNOG, UNOV, ICTR, or ICTY may be recognized in place of the GGST, pending confirmation of validity.- 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

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Editor - WHO (Apply by: October 12, 2015)


Vacancy Notice No: HQ/15/HIS/FT498

Title: Editor

Grade: P4

Contract type: Fixed-term Appointment

Duration of contract:  One year - Renewable, subject to satisfactory performance and continuing need for the post
 
Date: 21 September 2015

Application Deadline: 12 October 2015
(
12 day(s) until closing deadline)
Currently accepting applications

Duty Station:  Geneva, Switzerland
 
Organization unit: HQ/HIS Health Systems and Innovation (HQ/HIS) /
HQ/KER Knowledge, Ethics and Research (HQ/KER)

OBJECTIVES OF THE PROGRAMME :
The mission of the Department of Knowledge, Ethics and Research (KER) is to manage, disseminate and ensure the quality of WHO's information products, including guidelines; to translate evidence into policy and practice; to develop ethical and evidence-based policies for research; to coordinate the implementation of the WHO strategy on research for health; to develop and manage the Global Observatory for Health Research and Development; and to develop, strengthen and promote the use of information and communication technologies for health. The unit of WHO Press (WHP) is located in the department of Knowledge, Ethics and Research (KER). WHP is responsible for the production and publication of the Bulletin of the World Health printing services, supports publication activities throughout the organization and provides secretariats for the Publishing Policy Coordination Group and the Guidelines Review Committee Organization, promotion and distribution of WHO monographs and the Global Health History Seminar series. WHP manages WHO copyright and licensing translations, contracts external printing services, supports publication activities throughout the Organization and provides secretariats for the Publishing Policy Coordination Group and the Guidelines Review Committee.

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Assistant Multimedia - World Health Organization (Apply by: October 06, 2015)


Job Description
Description of duties:
To assist and support the virtual emergency operations centre system of the Strategic Health Operations Centre (SHOC), including but not limited to:
  • Assist in the planning and organization of event and emergency meetings, video/voice conferences in the SHOC. Provide assistance to HQ Event Management Teams, Regional Offices and Field teams on a daily basis and during crisis or major public health emergency responses. Monitor, triage on a daily basis SHOCs generic E-mail account, directly respond to EMT's / EST's requests and/or route appropriately sensitive correspondence or communications during the response.
  • Track and give access when required to sensitive secure share drives and other information.
 
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