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Associate Programme Assistant 11 marzo 2021 Especialista nacional UNEP Kenya
UNEP
Kenya
Nairobi (KEN)
Inglés
01 marzo 2021
12 meses
11 marzo 2021

Edad mínima requerida: 22 años. Reclutamiento restricto a nacionales o residentes legales en el país de asignación.

Under the overall supervision of the Deputy Regional Director, the incumbent will function as an Associate Programme Assistant and will undertake the following tasks:

• Perform a number of varied responsibilities in support of program management activities, including project planning, monitoring, reporting, targeted communications, and support to the office’s common areas of work.

• Initiate and maintain contact with internal and external departments, offices and units, as well as sister UN agencies, the UN Country Teams, national/international NGOs, private sector and other partners to coordinate program delivery, identify and assist to resolve challenges, and compile required programme management information.

• Assist in the provision of technical advisory services to member states on environmental issues upon request and in preparation of major environmental related events and forums in partnership with relevant national, regional and global institutions;

• Organize conferences and events, including making arrangements for staff and technical support, facilities, online platforms, registration, catering; monitor budgets; and provide information to participants;

• Create and prepare documents, such as agendas, presentations, reports, correspondences, and assist in organizing dialogues with a wide range of partners; arrange schedules, appointments, conference calls, and meetings, and make travel arrangements as required;

• Support the development, overall layout, design, editing, and format of publications, such as newsletters, promotional materials, posters, brochures, periodic statistical and/or progress reports, other written materials, and/or coordinate appropriate awareness and outreach activities as assigned.

• Maintain essential databases, perform data entry and retrieval functions, create spreadsheets, and compile statistics;

• Conduct research on a number of environmental issues as necessary and analyze information on various thematic issues. Compile background materials and prepare analytical briefs, background and information notes, and draft communication materials on various topics related to the operations of the UN Environment Programme Africa Office.

• In collaboration with programme managers, identify and develop possible environmental project concepts, in partnership with relevant agencies and institutions, and assist with Africa Office activities including resource mobilization;

• Communicate, interpret, and clarify program related matters and specific policy information; support recommended updating and/or development of internal policies and procedures;

• Support processes to analyze trends and emerging issues on environment in Africa and identify existing and planned initiatives and programmes of other institutions to address such issues;

• Perform special functions for the office of the Deputy Regional Director, such as maintaining and updating records, coordinating needs for space and telecommunications, developing forms, templates and procedures for assigned areas, evaluating transfer transcripts, and reviewing and assessing financial aid applications;

• Perform other related duties as assigned

Bachelor degree or equivalent

An advanced university degree in International Development, Environmental sciences, Biological Sciences, Environmental management, or in a related field is required. A first level university degree in combination with two years qualifying professional experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree

24 Months

A first level university degree in combination with two years qualifying professional experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree

  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Other energy, environment and climate change related experience, Sustainable natural resources management and climate change adaptation

International Development, Environmental Sciences, Biological Sciences, Environmental Management

No

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Application deadline: 11th March 2021

Data Analytical Officer 03 marzo 2021 Especialista nacional UNICEF Kenya
UNICEF
Kenya
Nairobi (KEN)
Inglés
Inmediatamente
12 meses
03 marzo 2021

Edad mínima requerida: 22 años. Reclutamiento restricto a nacionales o residentes legales en el país de asignación.

The UNV will be based in Nairobi County and travel to the different programme sites as required. Under the direct supervision of the Social Policy and Economic Specialist, the national UN Volunteer will undertake the following tasks:

Provide substantive operational, research, statistical and other analytic support on a wide range of operational and country issues, reviews. S/he will be expected to collate relevant important social-economic, child related and other data/information of interest to UNICEF:

  • Serve as a technical advisor on collection, collation, analysis and interpretation of data/information as required.
  • Gather and report on both quantitative and qualitative data, analyzing it for any trends or important information that may be useful in programming and reporting.
  • Assist KCO staff with queries, and technical difficulties related to data retrieval, data gaps and recommend actions/solutions.
  • Co-ordinate timely technical data accrual and synthesis for office wide use.
  • Make large and/or complex data more accessible, understandable and usable by relevant teams and stakeholders.
  • Deliver data in a useful and appealing way to users by designing info-graphs, dashboards, and visual products for both printed and online presentation and circulation.
  • Contribute to the development of analytical reports and materials based on the data collected within KCO for further dissemination among sections, government and non-government stakeholders.

Assist in reporting and producing bi-monthly bulletin of UNICEF work at county level:

  • Package the zonal office county work reports into bi -monthly bulletins for UNICEF work at counties show casing key outputs.
  • Support preparation of briefing materials on country program/section and project issues and follow up on portfolio issues. This includes presentations and documentation for the various tasks together with relevant teams at counties and zonal offices;
  • Contribute to preparation of county and zonal office reports to management or external agencies.

Collaborate with UNICEF staff to enhance knowledge management and communication strategy for data:

  • Develop user friendly tools and ways to communicate data to non-technical audiences
  • Develop innovative geospatial products that enhance reports, briefs and creative communications content
  • Create cartographic products and provide geospatial services for UNICEF KCO staff to support program management, analysis, planning, and reporting.
  • Design digital maps with geographic data and other data sources. This includes creating "shapefiles" to merge topographical data with external data by layering external data over a topographical map.
  • Produce maps showing the spatial distribution of various kinds of data and aanalyze spatial data and discover patterns and trends.
  • Produce reports on geographic data utilizing data visualizations.
  • Manage a digital library of geographic maps in various file types.

Establish an online data system for UNICEF for easy access by UNICEF and other users:

  • Create an online repository for processed data and availing the same for use by different sections within UNICEF.
  • Implement best practices in the management of the data system to ensure the integrity of data and quality of data processes
  • Design and write custom applications to ensure databases meet requirements throughout data entry, management, and reporting.
  • Share the link whenever requested by manager or interested stakeholders
Master degree or equivalent
  • Master’s Degree in Statistics, Economics, Analysis, Data science or relevant Social Sciences.
  • Qualification in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and graphic design software for cartographic and data visualization production.
  • Prior experience in working with government and development agencies and familiarity with UNICEF is desireable.
60 Months
  • 5 years’ experience in data analysis, Interpretation and archiving.
  • Excellent skills in using Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and statistical software such as Stata, E-Views, SPSS or other.
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills and ability to articulate technical information clearly and effectively to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Experience in preparing economic and statistical analysis, data visualization and interpretation tools like Power B or Tableau, based on complex and heterogenous data in multi-sectoral setting.
  • Proven ability to use, manipulate, and refine spatial and other types of data from a wide array of sources, including experience compiling metadata.
  • Proven ability to present data/information in understandable tables, charts, graphs and reports;
  • Ability to produce data insights to inform strategy and decision making;
  • Demonstrated professional experience in GIS will be added advantage, both proprietary and open-source cartographic design, image processing, graphic editing, geodatabases, and standard office applications.
  • Experience working with graphic design software, including the Adobe Design Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign) for cartographic and data visualization production.
  • Experience in Using Spatial Data tools especially Power BI and QGIS.
  • Language Skills English (Mandatory).
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Statistics, Geographic information systems (GIS) and remote sensing, Web and graphic design
  • Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and statistical software such as Stata, E-Views, SPSS or other.
  • Quantitative and analytical skills
  • Economic and statistical analysis, data visualization and interpretation tools like Power B or Tableau, based on complex and heterogenous data in multi-sectoral setting
  • Using Spatial Data tools especially Power BI and QGIS.
  • Working with graphic design software, including the Adobe Design Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign) for cartographic and data visualization production.
  • experience in GIS will be added advantage, both proprietary and open-source cartographic design, image processing, graphic editing, geodatabases, and standard office applications
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Accountability, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Knowledge Sharing, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Technological Awareness, Working in Teams

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Application deadline: 3rd March 2021

Nutrition and Non Communicable Diseases Officer 28 febrero 2021 Especialista nacional OMS Marruecos
OMS
Marruecos
Rabat (MAR)
Inglés,Francés ,Árabe
Inmediatamente
12 meses
28 febrero 2021

Edad mínima requerida: 22 años. Reclutamiento restricto a nacionales o residentes legales en el país de asignación.

Within the delegated authority and under the supervision of the WHO Representative in Morocco or his/her designated mandated representative(s), and working closely with respective technical leads at the respective WHO Regional Office and WHO HQ, the UN Volunteer will:

  1. Support the country implementation of WHO global and regional commitments on Nutrition and NCDs prevention and control, and Healthy lifestyle promotion

  2. Coordinate with MOH the development and implementation of national strategies and plans related to Nutrition, NCDs and Healthy lifestyles, and provide the technical support in coordination with the Regional Office.

  3. Support MOH for monitoring and evaluation of national strategies and plans related to Nutrition and NCDs and Healthy lifestyles. Ensure periodic and timely reporting against Global Target indicators and SDGs.

  4. Support multisectoral advocacy for Nutrition, reduction of NCD risk factors and Healthy lifestyles.

  5. Support the implementation of WHO guidance on cancer especially, Global Initiative on Childhood Cancer; and breast and cervical cancer prevention and control.

  6. Disseminate appropriate and relevant scientific, technical, and policy information, sharing experiences of successful practices

  7. dentify opportunities for potential partnerships at local level with UN agencies, international and national NGOs, and participate in related task forces, thematic groups, with a focus on representing WHO relevant programme.

  8. Conduct field missions in the regions and provinces of the country to provide technical support for the implementation of activities relating to Nutrition, NCDs, and healthy lifestyle

  9. Provide regular situation reports on progress, achievements and constraints

  10. Perform any other duty as required by the WHO Representative

Master degree or equivalent
  • Master's degree or equivalent in public health and/or health-related field, from an accredited and recognized academic institution is required, or:

  • A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in combination with relevant training and/or professional experience may be accepted in lieu of an advanced university degree;

  • At least 5 years of professional work experience at the national level in public health and health sector coordination.

60 Months
  • Post graduate studies or specialized training in Nutrition, NCD prevention and control, promotion of healthy lifestyle

  • Past experience, developing and promoting collaborative partnerships, is required.

  • Prior relevant work experience in WHO/UN system, health cluster partners, relevant nongovernmental or humanitarian organizations, is desirable.

  • Experience in planning/development, project management, monitoring and evaluation, is desirable.

  • Strong overall computer literacy, including proficiency in various MS Office applications (Excel, PowerPoint, and Word, etc.), and office technology equipment;

  • English(Mandatory), Level - Working Knowledge
  • French(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • Arabic(Mandatory), Level - Working Knowledge
Monitoring and evaluation, Capacity building of non-governmental organizations, Food safety and nutrition
  • In-depth knowledge of public health programmes with focus on prevention and control of NCDs and their major risk factors, health system, and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs);

  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience of operational management of health aspects/consequences of humanitarian crises and outbreaks in field settings;

  • Demonstrated skills in proposal and report writing, knowledge of and experience with needs assessments in emergency settings, strategic information analysis and planning and ability to anticipate new trends in the field of public health and take actions accordingly;

  • Capacity building skills for the development, implementation and analysis of technical cooperation programmes and activities, including the development of programmatic indicators.

No

Commitment and Motivation, Communication, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Working in Teams

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This is a national UN Volunteer assignment, therefore only nationals of Morroco and legal residents in Morrocco with the status of refugee or with the status of being stateless are eligible to apply.

Application deadline: 28-02-2021

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Ceci est une annonce pour une affectation VNU national. Par conséquence, seuls les citoyens de Maroc et les résidents légaux de Maroc ayant le statut de réfugié ou d’apatride peuvent postuler à cette annonce.

Date limite pour postuler : 28-02-2021

Project Officer-Youth Entrepreneurship Coordinator, GrEYAP 28 febrero 2021 Especialista nacional PNUD Kenya
PNUD
Kenya
Nairobi (KEN)
Inglés
01 marzo 2021
12 meses
28 febrero 2021

Edad mínima requerida: 22 años. Reclutamiento restricto a nacionales o residentes legales en el país de asignación.

Under the direct supervision of the Portfolio Analyst for Inclusive Growth, the UN Volunteer Youth Entrepreneurship Coordinator will undertake the following functions:

  1. Prepare and implement the UNDP GrEYAP Project activity plans and budgets and ensure that the programmatic, procurement and financial reporting follows UNDP guidelines;
  2. Organise and participate in GrEYAP capacity building programmes (training workshops, technical assistance) for key national and county level staff, youth organizations and MSEs that mainstream re-afforestation, entrepreneurship, innovation, and human rights-based approaches to youth empowerment
  3. In consultation with the Portfolio Analysts for Inclusive Growth and Environment and Resilience, coordinate the review and mainstreaming of green and inclusive entrepreneurship strategies to drive youth engagement in re-afforestation efforts and the Green economy initiatives in Kenya;
  4. Implement and follow up on partnerships and frameworks for integration of innovation in the green economy and inclusive business activities under the GrEYAP project
  5. Support resource mobilization efforts for the successful upscaling of the GrEYAP project activities in line with the broader country office country programme document and work with private sector
  6. Facilitate logistics and consultations on technical outputs relating to the work of consultants and or technical teams as per the workplan of GrEYAP project.
  7. Coordinate intra and inter agency and government consultations on implementation of Youth Empowerment activities both within GrEYAP and broadly to include the work of UNDP Youth Working Group, UN Inter-Agency Youth Working Group and Generation Unlimited activities through following up on action plans and evolving strategies for enhancing programme impact on youth
Master degree or equivalent
  • A Master’s degree in Environmental Management and Planning, Business Management, Development Studies, Community Development, Project Planning and Management, and/or related Social Sciences
  • A Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Management and Planning, Community Development, Disaster Management, Economics, Business Management, Project Planning and Management, Development Studies, any other relevant Social Sciences. Over 5 years’ experience in lieu of a Master’s degree will be considered
24 Months
  • Experinece in Environmental Management and Planning, Business Management, Development Studies, Community Development, Project Planning and Management, and/or related Social Sciences
  • Good management and leadership skills and a solid understanding of the role and place of private sector, entrepreneurship, and innovations, especially within the framework of youth development policy in Kenya.
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Sustainable natural resources management and climate change adaptation, Community participation and development, Development programme/project administration

Assignment requires expertise in Environmental Management and Planning, Business Management, Development Studies, Community Development, Project Planning and Management, and/or related Social Sciences

No

Accountability, Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Working in Teams

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Application deadline: 28 February 2021