Child Poverty, Gender, and Social Inclusion Officer, NO-1, Beijing, China (only for nationals of China)

Beijing

Child Poverty, Gender, and Social Inclusion Officer, NO-1, Beijing, China 

Please note that this position is open only for nationals of China

 

联合国儿童基金会招聘儿童贫困、性别与社会融合官员

联合国儿童基金会是致力于促进儿童权利的联合国机构。我们正在寻求承诺和勤奋的候选人,如果您愿意加入我们具有创造性思维和激情的团队,共同激励员工,激励变革,解决性别不平等和不公平等问题。那么,非常欢迎您成为我们中的一员。
联合国儿童基金会是与国务院扶贫开发领导小组办公室合作,支持中国政府消除贫困为重点,特别注重对儿童的扶贫和社会包容。

UNICEF is the leading United Nations organization for children. We are seeking committed and hardworking candidates, who enjoy working with our stellar team of creative minds and passionately motivated staff to inspire change and address inequity and gender inequality. UNICEF works with the State Council Leading Group Office of Poverty Alleviation and Development (LGOP) to support the Government of China's priority to eradicate poverty with a special focus on child poverty alleviation and social inclusion. 

Main Responsibilities

  • Collect and analyse data on the overall socio-political-economic trends and their implications, and specifically on the multiple dimensions of child poverty, social exclusion and gender equality
  • Provide technical inputs to child poverty project development and management, including formulating project documents, contributing to meetings and policy dialogues, and providing advisory support to the field operation
  • Develop and implement activities related to child poverty annual work plans
  • Monitor and evaluate programmes to support partners in effective implementation and funding utilization
  • Document best practice and write progress reports and donor proposals
  • Establish a network with key stakeholders and maintain effective relationships across the areas of child poverty, gender equality, and social inclusion
  • Support communication and advocacy activities
  • Provide assistance to the UNICEF China Gender Equality Team and Gender Focal point
  • Promote and raise awareness on gender equality

 Qualifications

  • Master's level university degree in Social Sciences, International Relations, Government, Public Administration, Public Policy, Social Policy, Social Development, Community Development, Gender Studies or other relevant disciplines. Academic credentials in gender are a strong asset
  • At least two years of professional working experience in child poverty and gender
  • Experience working with the UN or other international development organization is an asset
  • Fluency in English and Mandarin

Do you have?

  • Respect for and adherence to UNICEF's core values of Commitment, Diversity and Inclusion, and Integrity
  • Strong interpersonal and team working skills and capacity to work in a multicultural environment
  • Strong drive for results, setting high standards for the quality of work
  • Interest in learning and researching, gathering comprehensive information to support decision making

If so, you are invited to apply for making a difference in the lives of Chinese children.

 

If so, you are invited to apply for making a difference in the lives of Chinese children. Applications including a Cover Letter and a CV/resume shall be sent to beijinghr@unicef.org or through www.unicef.org/employ (requisition 498644). The deadline for applications is 7 May. Candidates who have applied for the post earlier, do not need to reapply.

Before applying, please make sure that you have read the requirements for the position and that you qualify.
Applications from non-qualifying applicants will most likely be discarded by the recruiting manager.
Apply
  • Organization: UNICEF - United Nations Children’s Fund
  • Location: Beijing
  • Grade: NO-A, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Social Affairs
    • Women's Empowerment and Gender Mainstreaming
    • Children's rights (health and protection)
    • Children's rights (health and protection)
    • Social Affairs
    • Education, Learning and Training
    • Women's Empowerment and Gender Mainstreaming
  • Closing Date: 2017-05-07

Similar Jobs

Task Manager / Capacity Building, Planning, PR and Outreach (Re-advertisement)

UNDP - United Nations Development Programme

Social Policy Officer, NOB, FTA, Kyiv, Ukraine (Open to Nationals of Ukraine only)

UNICEF - United Nations Children’s Fund

Associate Gender Affairs Officer

UNSOM - United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia

Quality Assurance Associate

WFP - World Food Programme

Monitoring Officer (Nutrition), P-2, Antananarivo, Madagascar

UNICEF - United Nations Children’s Fund