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Job Title: Health Specialist (Maternal and Child Health), NOC

Vacancy number: VN-NGR-30-2013

Location: Bauchi, Nigeria

Contract Type: Two years Fixed Term

Employer: United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)

Minimum Qualifications & Competencies:

•   Master’s in Public Health and university degree in Medicine or Nursing/Midwifery or related technical field.

•   Five years progressively responsible experience in designing, implementing and evaluating of health projects particularly, safe motherhood and neonatal care projects. Experience with Life Saving Skills training and practice an advantage.

•   Demonstrated ability to work in a multi-cultural environment and establish harmonious and effective working relationships, both within and outside the organization.

•   Commitment to continuous learning for professional development.

•   Initiative, passion and commitment to UNICEF’S mission and professional values.

•   Fluency in oral and written English is required. Knowledge of another UN working language an asset. Knowledge of local working language of the duty station, an asset.

•   Knowledge of the latest developments and technology in related fields.

•   Ability to make timely and quality judgments and decisions and very good training skills.

•   Computer skills, including internet navigation and various office applications.

Method Oof Application:

Interested and qualified candidates should send via email (1) cover letter (one-page summary statement that describes how your experience and qualification relate to the job description) and (2) a scanned/PDF copy of the completed and signed UN Personal History Form; to

UN Personal History Form:

Deadline 20th August, 2013

UNICEF, a smoke-free environment, is committed to gender equality in its mandate and its staff. Well qualified candidates, particularly women are strongly encouraged to apply

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