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Temporary Appointment: HIV/AIDS Specialist, P-4, Dakar Regional Office, Senegal

If you are a passionate and committed professional and want to make a lasting difference for children, the world's leading children's rights organization would like to hear from you.

UNICEF, the world’s leading organization working for the rights of children, seeks a Temporary Appointee to support the HIV section West and Central Africa Regional Office (WCARO) Work on Children Affected by AIDS.

Purpose:

Please see Terms of Reference

Qualification:

• Advanced university degree in Social Sciences and/or Public Health or related technical field. Training in Social Anthropology an asset.
• Eight years of relevant professional work experience in the development, implementation, management, monitoring and evaluation of programs addressing the issues of children affected by HIV and AIDS in developing countries at national and international levels. Experience and understand of child protection and social policy issues an asset.
• Current knowledge of social development or public health issues and policies as well as programming strategies and procedures in international cooperation development cooperation.
• Good analytical, negotiation, communication and advocacy skills. Excellent management and communication skills. Excellent writing skills.
• Proven ability to conceptualize, plan and execute ideas, as well as impart knowledge and teach skills.
• Proven ability to effectively manage relationships with representatives, government officials and other UNICEF partners.
• Computer skills, including internet navigation and various office applications and specifically interactive digital media.
• Proven ability to work as part of a team.
• Demonstrated ability to work in a multi-cultural environment and establish harmonious and effective working relationships both within and outside the organization.
• Fluency in French and English.

If you have got experience of working in a similar capacity and want to make an active and lasting contribution to build a better world for children, please send a CV, cover letter and signed P11 form to wcarohr@unicef.org by 29 April 2013.  


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified female and male candidates from all national, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of the organization.

 


 

 

 

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