Batch recruitment of WASH Officers, NO-2, Maputo, Mozambique (cases MOZ17037-40, 4 positions)

Maputo

To assist in the implementation and monitoring of the Water and Sanitation section outputs, with one of three possible focus in four available positions, all based in Maputo.

UNICEF works in 190 countries and territories to protect the rights of every child. UNICEF has spent 70 years working to improve the lives of children and their families. Defending children's rights throughout their lives requires a global presence, aiming to produce results and understand their effects. UNICEF believes all children have a right to survive, thrive and fulfill their potential – to the benefit of a better world.

 

For every child, Hope

UNICEF and partners in support to the Government of Mozambique are committed to address key challenges faced by children and women and help them fully realize their full  rights.  Those challenges include high vulnerability to poverty, high level of chronic malnutrition, high rates of child marriage and low access to quality social services, including water and sanitation. UNICEF is fully committed to guarantee the survival, development, protection and participation of Mozambican children.  

Visit our country site at http://www.unicef.org.mz/en/

 

How can you make a difference?

You will assist in the implementation and monitoring of the Water and Sanitation section outputs, with one of three possible focus in four available positions, all based in Maputo:

Post MOZ17037 will support the UNICEF WASH team in increasing access to water and sanitation in Mozambique.  The position will have a focus, among others, on supporting government procurement capacity for water and sanitation projects.

Post MOZ17037 will support the UNICEF WASH team in increasing access to water and sanitation in Mozambique.  The position will have a focus, among others, on coordination of financial and planning processes for the water and sanitation programme.

Posts MOZ17039 and MOZ17040 will support the UNICEF WASH team in increasing access to water and sanitation in Mozambique.  These positions will have a focus, among others, on field monitoring and capacity development of UNICEF counterparts, mainly at the decentralized level.

 

As an advocate for every child you will have…

  • At least a University (first) degree in public health, social sciences, behaviour change communication, sanitary engineering or other specialist field related to WASH.
  • At least two years of professional work experience in WASH-related programmes for developing countries, as well as background/familiarity with Emergency situations.
  • Fluency in English and Portuguese are required. 

 

For every Child, you demonstrate…

Our core values of Commitment, Diversity, and Integrity and core competencies in Communication, Working with People, and Drive for Results, as well as functional competencies in Formulating strategies and concepts, Analysing, Applying technical expertise, Learning and researching, Planning and organizing.

 

UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified candidates from all backgrounds to apply.

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.
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  • Organization: UNICEF - United Nations Children’s Fund
  • Location: Maputo
  • Grade: NO-B, National Professional Officer
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Human Resources
  • Closing Date: 2017-09-10

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