Programme Officer, Cairo, Egypt
Programme Officer, Cairo, Egypt Programme Officer National Youth Host entity WHO Country Egypt Duty station Cairo (EGY) Language skills English, Arabic, French Start date 01 October 2020 Duration 12 months with possibility of extension Application deadline 14 September 2020 Eligibility criteria Candidate age: between 18 and 29 throughout the entire duration of their assignment. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment. Description of task Within the delegated authority and under the supervision of [Manager of Country Collaboration and Cooperation unit ] or his/her designated mandated representative(s), the UNV [Program Officer] will: Country Functional Review Team supported to follow up on implementation of CFR recommendations; 1.1: follow up with WCO focal points for monthly updates on CFR Reports and identify bottlenecks for necessary action 1.2: update relevant dashboards to reflect implementation status and support analysis 1.3: support preparation summaries for presentation to CFR Steering Committee & Cabinet Meetings CFR Reports and summaries collated, edited and formatted as per standard template; 2.1: Support establishment and update of the data base for the reports and summaries 2.2: Support development of template for publications and dissemination 2:3: Support collation/write ups one-page summaries for every CFR report Presentations and other communication products related to CFR findings & lessons learnt developed and disseminated to external & internal audiences; 3.1: Support preparation and development of Presentations & Communication Products 3.2: Update the CFS webpage with CFR reports, photos, presentations and communication products 3.3: Contribute to the preparation of the regional CFR review meeting and meeting on interregional lessons learnt and a side event at the World Health Assembly Desk reviews /organization of senior level missions to countries with Desk Offices (UAE, Bahrain, Qatar and Kuwait) organized and supported; 4.1: Develop a list of relevant literature and prepare literature reviews for countries with Desk Offices 4.2 Support coordination of high-level missions and provide technical support as required 4.3 Support compilation of mission findings and report writing Any other related tasks as may be required or assigned by the supervisor. Qualifications/Requirements Required degree level: Master degree or equivalent Education - Additional Comments: Master's degree in a relevant area including public health , development At least 2-3 years of professional work experience at the national level and social development programs, or other relevant programmes; experience with UN or government health agencies is an asset, as is experience working in the UN or other international development organization; Required experience: 24 Months Experience remark: Master's degree in a relevant area including public health , development At least 2-3 years of professional work experience at the national level and social development programs, or other relevant programmes; experience with UN or government health agencies is an asset, as is experience working in the UN or other international development organization; Excellent oral and written skills; excellent drafting, formulation, reporting skills; Excellent interpersonal skills; culturally and socially sensitive; ability to work inclusively and collaboratively with a range of partners; familiarity with tools and approaches of communications for development; Ability to work and adapt professionally and effectively in a challenging environment; ability to work effectively in a multicultural team of international and national personnel; Solid overall computer literacy, including proficiency in various MS Office applications (Excel, Word, etc.) and email/internet; familiarity with database management; and office technology equipment; Excellent knowledge of computer applications specifically spreadsheets, power point presentations and the use of infographics. Self-motivated, ability to work with minimum supervision; ability to work with tight deadlines; Desirable: valid national driver's license and proven ability to drive manual gear 4x4 over rough terrain; (if not applicable, delete) Sound security awareness; Have affinity with or interest in changing lives and public health], volunteerism as a mechanism for durable development, and the UN System. Language skills: English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent Arabic(Mandatory), Level - Fluent French(Optional), Level - Working Knowledge Area of expertise: Public information and reporting, Database design, administration and maintenance, Development programme/project administration Driving license: No Competencies values: Accountability, Adaptability and Flexibility, Managing Performance, Professionalism, Technological Awareness, Working in Teams Application procedure: Instructions for application: Go to https://vmam.unv.org/ Click on 'Candidate Signup' Register with UNV database by entering basic personal information Click 'Sign Up' Receive notification e-mail to your provided e-mail Click on the link in the e-mail to validate the e-mail address Complete all the required sections (experience, education, languages, etc.) under 'My Profile' (Congratulations! Your profile was successfully entered into UNV database and will be considered for future Assignments in Jordan and internationally. 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