WHO Employment

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Ebola outbreak

WHO is now recruiting for a number of vacancies as surge capacity for the Ebola outbreak. They are all grouped under “Ebola outbreak” in the vacancies listed below.

EBOLA OUTBREAK - SURGE CAPACITY RECRUITMENT

EBOLA OUTBREAK - SURGE CAPACITY - ANTHROPOLOGIST
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/TA187
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade:
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 31 Mar 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK - SURGE CAPACITY - RESPONSE MONITORING COORDINATOR
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/TA190
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade:
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 31 Mar 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK - SURGE CAPACITY - ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER - THIS VACANCY SUPERSEDES VACANCY AFRO/14/TA152
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/TA185
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade:
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 31 Mar 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK - SURGE CAPACITY - COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT\SOCIAL MOBILIZATION - THIS VACANCY NOTICE SUPERSEDES AFRO\14\TA188
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/TA195
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade:
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 31 Mar 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK - SURGE CAPACITY - EPIDEMIOLOGIST - THIS VACANCY SUPERSEDES VN AFRO/14/TA137
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/TA181
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade:
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 31 Mar 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK - SURGE CAPACITY - FOREIGN MEDICAL TEAM (FMT) COORDINATOR
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/TA201
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade:
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 31 Mar 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK - SURGE CAPACITY - FOREIGN MEDICAL TEAM (FMT) SUPPORT - VARIOUS POSITIONS
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/TA42
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P level
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 27 Apr 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK - SURGE CAPACITY - INFECTION PREVENTION AND CONTROL (IPC) - THIS VACANCY SUPERSEDES VN AFRO/14/TA138
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/TA182
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P level
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 31 Mar 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK - SURGE CAPACITY - LOGISTICIAN THIS VACANCY NOTICE SUPERSEDES VACANCY AFRO/14/TA136
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/TA184
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade:
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 31 Mar 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK - SURGE CAPACITY - OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY (OHS) SPECIALIST
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/TA40
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P level
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 25 Jun 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK - SURGE CAPACITY - OPERATIONS PLANNING SPECIALIST
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/TA191
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P level
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 31 Mar 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK - SURGE CAPACITY - RESPONSE MONITORING OFFICER (HEALTH)
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/TA189
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade:
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 31 Mar 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK - SURGE CAPACITY - WATER SANITATION SPECIALIST - THIS VACANCY SUPERSEDES VN AFRO/14/TA139
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/TA183
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P level
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 31 Mar 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK - SURGE CAPACITY- FIELD COORDINATOR
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/TA176
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade:
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 31 Mar 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK - TECHNICAL OFFICER (EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS)
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/TA4
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 31 Mar 2015

INTERNATIONAL RECRUITMENT - PROFESSIONAL CATEGORY

Administrative Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/GMG/TA35
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P2
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 13 Mar 2015

Administrative Officer (IPS)
Vacancy Number: WPRO/15/FT79
Duty Station: Manila Philippines
Grade: NO-A
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 11 Mar 2015

Administrative Services Officer, RAS
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/FT68
Duty Station: Brazzaville Congo
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 02 Mar 2015

Adviser
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HQ/TA34
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 12 Mar 2015

Advisor, Global Environmental Changes
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT74
Duty Station: Washington, D.C. United States of America
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 09 Mar 2015

Advisor, Health Information Systems, Vital and Health Statistics
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT65
Duty Station: Washington, D.C. United States of America
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 06 Mar 2015

Advisor, Mental Health and Substance Use
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT69
Duty Station: Lima Peru
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 11 Mar 2015

Call for applications to be part of the Programme Management Officer Roster (multiple positions and grades - P3/P4/P5)
Vacancy Number: WPRO/15/FT98
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P level
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 19 Mar 2015

Communication Consultant
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/SSA4
Duty Station: Addis Ababa Ethiopia
Grade: NO-B
Contract Type: Special Service Agreement
Closing Date: 03 Mar 2015

Communications Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/DCO/FT87
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 11 Mar 2015

Coordinator, Planning, Budgeting, Monitoring and Evaluation(PBM)
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/FT67
Duty Station: Brazzaville Congo
Grade: P-6
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 02 Mar 2015

Director
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/FWC/FT78
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: D2
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 24 Mar 2015

Finance Analyst
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HQ/TA39
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P1
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 18 Mar 2015

Finance Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/FNM/TA32
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P2
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 13 Mar 2015

Health Economist
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HQ/FT76
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 03 Mar 2015

Logistician (supplies)
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/TASR12
Duty Station: Brazzaville Congo
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary Appointment under Staff Rule 420.4
Closing Date: 02 Mar 2015

Medical Officer
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/FT84
Duty Station: Ouagadougou Burkina Faso
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 02 Mar 2015

Medical Officer (Blood Transfusion and Safety) position # 360390
Vacancy Number: EMRO/15/FT77
Duty Station: Cairo Egypt
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 05 Mar 2015

Medical Officer (Malaria Epidemics)
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/TASR13
Duty Station: Juba South Sudan, Republic of
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary Appointment under Staff Rule 420.4
Closing Date: 03 Mar 2015

Medical Officer, (Making Pregnancy Safer)/ Position no 320736
Vacancy Number: EMRO/15/FT96
Duty Station: Cairo Egypt
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 25 Mar 2015

Medical Officer, Adolescent Health
Vacancy Number: EMRO/15/FT82
Duty Station: Cairo Egypt
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 05 Mar 2015

NPO African Health Observatory (AHO) and real-time Stategic information Systems (rSiS).
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/FT101
Duty Station: Nairobi Kenya
Grade: NO-B
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 22 Mar 2015

National Consultant- Prevention of Parent to Child Transmission (PPTCT) of HIV
Vacancy Number: WRO/VN/2015/3
Duty Station: New Delhi India
Grade:
Contract Type: Special Service Agreement
Closing Date: 03 Mar 2015

National Professional Officer (360823)
Vacancy Number: EMRO/14/TA142
Duty Station: Damascus Syrian Arab Republic
Grade: NO-B
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 03 Mar 2015

National Professional Officer (P# 362783)
Vacancy Number: EMRO/15/TA38
Duty Station: Sana'a Yemen
Grade: NO-C
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 18 Mar 2015

National Professional Officer (VPD Research)
Vacancy Number: WRO/VN/2015/9
Duty Station: New Delhi India
Grade: NO-C
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 09 Mar 2015

National Professional Officer (VPD Surveillance)
Vacancy Number: WRO/VN/2015/8
Duty Station: New Delhi India
Grade: NO-C
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 09 Mar 2015

National Programme Officer (Health Financing and Health Reform Policy)
Vacancy Number: VN/CHN/2015/001
Duty Station: Beijing China
Grade: NO-C
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 20 Mar 2015

Neglected Tropical Diseases Database Manager
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/TASR3
Duty Station: Ouagadougou Burkina Faso
Grade: NO-B
Contract Type: Temporary Appointment under Staff Rule 420.4
Closing Date: 08 Mar 2015

Programme Manager, HIV/AIDS
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/FT97
Duty Station: Brazzaville Congo
Grade: P-6
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 18 Mar 2015

Programme Manager, Joint Tuberculosis, HIV/AIDS & Hepatitis (JTH) - closing date extended
Vacancy Number: EURO/15/FT64
Duty Station: Copenhagen Denmark
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 14 Mar 2015

Programme Manager, Vaccine Preventable Diseases & Immunization - closing date extended
Vacancy Number: EURO/15/FT63
Duty Station: Copenhagen Denmark
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 14 Mar 2015

Regional Adviser (Position no. 359033)
Vacancy Number: EMRO/15/FT81
Duty Station: Cairo Egypt
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 05 Mar 2015

Scientist
Vacancy Number: IARC/15/FT104
Duty Station: Lyons France
Grade: P2
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 03 Apr 2015

Senior Programme Coordinator
Vacancy Number: WPRO/14/FT427
Duty Station: Ulaanbaatar Mongolia
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 10 Mar 2015

Specialist, Immunization
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT75
Duty Station: Caracas Venezuela
Grade: NO-A
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 02 Mar 2015

Team Coordinator (Pacific Health Security, Communicable Diseases and Climate Change)
Vacancy Number: WPRO/15/FT103
Duty Station: Suva Fiji
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 27 Mar 2015

Technical Officer
Vacancy Number: WPRO/14/FT683
Duty Station: Manila Philippines
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 10 Mar 2015

Technical Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/IVB/FT92
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 12 Mar 2015

Technical Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/PEC/TA33
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 12 Mar 2015

Technical Officer ( Monitoring and Perfomance Assessment)
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/FT66
Duty Station: Brazzaville Congo
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 02 Mar 2015

Technical Officer (Assistive Health Technology)
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HQ/TA30
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P2
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 05 Mar 2015

Technical Officer (Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn Child and Adolescent Health - RMNCAH)
Vacancy Number: SEAR/CO/15/FT07
Duty Station: Yangon Myanmar
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 19 Mar 2015

Technical Officer , Malaria Surveillance, Monitoring and Evaluation
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/TASR11
Duty Station: Abuja Nigeria
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary Appointment under Staff Rule 420.4
Closing Date: 02 Mar 2015

Technical Officer -Health Workforce Development (position no. 359076 - readvertised of 14/FT464)
Vacancy Number: EMRO/15/FT91
Duty Station: Cairo Egypt
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 12 Mar 2015

Technical Officer, Laboratory
Vacancy Number: WPRO/15/TASR10
Duty Station: Hanoi Viet Nam
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary Appointment under Staff Rule 420.4
Closing Date: 09 Mar 2015

LOCAL RECRUITMENT - GENERAL SERVICES CATEGORY

Administrative Assistant
Vacancy Number: EURO/15/FT89
Duty Station: Bishkek Kyrgyzstan
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 13 Mar 2015

Administrative Assistant
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/FT94
Duty Station: Brazzaville Congo
Grade: G7
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 10 Mar 2015

Administrative Assistant (Budget)
Vacancy Number: WPRO/15/FT105
Duty Station: Manila Philippines
Grade: G7
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 16 Mar 2015

Assistant
Vacancy Number: WPRO/15/FT100
Duty Station: Manila Philippines
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 20 Mar 2015

Assistant, Pandemic Influenza Preparedness (PIP)
Vacancy Number: WPRO/15/FT80
Duty Station: Manila Philippines
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 05 Mar 2015

Chauffeur
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/FT95
Duty Station: Libreville Gabon
Grade: G2
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 18 Mar 2015

Clerk
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/IPS/TA29
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: G4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 03 Mar 2015

ICT Assistant
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/FT102
Duty Station: Maseru Lesotho
Grade: G6
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 15 Mar 2015

Laboratory Technician (Mass Spectrometer) - Local recruitment
Vacancy Number: IARC/15/FT106
Duty Station: Lyons France
Grade: G3
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 22 Mar 2015

Office Assistant, G1 (362019, 362020, 362021 & 362022)
Vacancy Number: EMRO/15/FT88
Duty Station: Cairo Egypt
Grade: G level
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 05 Mar 2015

Programme Assistant
Vacancy Number: 2015/GS/361496
Duty Station: Bangkok Thailand
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Temporary Appointment under Staff Rule 420.4
Closing Date: 24 Mar 2015

Secretary
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HSE/TA36
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: G4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 17 Mar 2015

Secretary
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HSE/TA37
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: G4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 17 Mar 2015

Secretary
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/RHT/TA41
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: G4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 23 Mar 2015

Secretary
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/FT93
Duty Station: Dar-es-Salaam United Republic of Tanzania
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 15 Mar 2015

Secretary (multiple positions)
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/FT86
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: G4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 10 Mar 2015

Secrétaire
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/FT99
Duty Station: Libreville Gabon
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 18 Mar 2015

Senior Finance Assistant
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/GSC/FT85
Duty Station: Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
Grade: G6
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 10 Mar 2015