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 - ASSISTANT (DATA MANAGEMENT)
Vacancy Number: HQ/PEC/15/TA163
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: G4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 16 Jul 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK - HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICER
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/TA154
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 07 Jul 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK - PSYCHOSOCIAL OFFICER (PUBLIC MENTAL HEALTH)
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/TA62
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P level
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 30 Sep 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK - RESOURCE MANAGEMENT OFFICER
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/PEC/TA156
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 09 Jul 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK - STAFF COUNSELLOR
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/TA132
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P level
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 31 Jul 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK - SURGE CAPACITY - ANTHROPOLOGIST
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/TA187
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade:
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 31 Jul 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: 30 Jun 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: 30 Jun 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 Jul 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 Jul 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: 30 Jun 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 Jul 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK - SURGE CAPACITY - OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY (OHS) SPECIALIST
Vacancy Number: WHO/15/TA164
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P level
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 25 Dec 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 Jul 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 Jul 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 Jul 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 Jul 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK AND OTHER EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS - Preparedness Officer
Vacancy Number: WHO/15/TA162
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P level
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 30 Jul 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK RESPONSE AND HEALTH SYSTEMS RECOVERY - INFECTION PREVENTION AND CONTROL (IPC)
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/TA148
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P level
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 31 Oct 2015

INTERNATIONAL RECRUITMENT - PROFESSIONAL CATEGORY

Administrateur National chargé des Opérations
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/FT290
Duty Station: Dakar Senegal
Grade: NO-B
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 30 Jun 2015

Administrateur national chargé de la Prévention et lutte contre les maladies (NPO/DPC)
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/FT278
Duty Station: Conakry Guinea
Grade: NO-C
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 04 Jul 2015

Administrative Services Officer, RAS
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/FT333
Duty Station: Brazzaville Congo
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 14 Jul 2015

Administrator
Vacancy Number: PAHO/14/FT282
Duty Station: Santiago Chile
Grade: NO-A
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 09 Jul 2015

Advisor, Family and Community Health
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT340
Duty Station: Guatemala City Guatemala
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 24 Jul 2015

Advisor, Health Surveillance, Disease Prevention and Control
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT291
Duty Station: Port-au-Prince Haiti
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 06 Jul 2015

Advisor, Health Systems & Services
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT336
Duty Station: Nassau Bahamas
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 22 Jul 2015

Advisor, Mental Health and Substance Use
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT279
Duty Station: Panama City Panama
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 30 Jun 2015

Chief, Procurement Policy and Strategic Directions
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/GMG/FT295
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P6
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 07 Jul 2015

Communications Adviser
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/DGD/FT329
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 13 Jul 2015

Coordinator (Berlin)
Vacancy Number: EURO/15/FT315
Duty Station: Berlin Germany
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 30 Jul 2015

Coordinator, Health Systems (and Social Determinants for Health)
Vacancy Number: WPRO/15/FT319
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 09 Jul 2015

Director of Non-Communicable Diseases and Mental Health (PD 343472)
Vacancy Number: EM/15/FT335
Duty Station: Cairo Egypt
Grade: D1
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 15 Jul 2015

Director, Policy & Governance for Health & Well-being (PCR)
Vacancy Number: EURO/15/FT301
Duty Station: Copenhagen Denmark
Grade: D1
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 03 Jul 2015

Director, Reproductive Health and Research, including HRP
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/FCH/FT212
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: D2
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 10 Jul 2015

Epidemiologist (Influenza Surveillance and Response)
Vacancy Number: EURO/15/FT309
Duty Station: Copenhagen Denmark
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 10 Jul 2015

Field Security Officer (361424)
Vacancy Number: EMRO/15/FT292
Duty Station: Damascus Syrian Arab Republic
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 30 Jun 2015

Health Cluster Coordinator
Vacancy Number: AF/IVE/15/TASR43
Duty Station: Juba South Sudan, Republic of
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary Appointment under Staff Rule 420.4
Closing Date: 08 Jul 2015

Information Technology Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HTM/TA151
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 01 Jul 2015

Medical Officer (Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent Health)
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/FWC/FT320
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 16 Jul 2015

Medical Officer (Team Leader - GLP)
Vacancy Number: SEAR/RO/15/FT21
Duty Station: New Delhi India
Grade: P6
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 01 Jul 2015

NPO/FHP, Cameroun
Vacancy Number: AF_SRC/15/FT344
Duty Station: Yaounde Cameroon
Grade: NO-C
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 14 Jul 2015

NTD Medical Officer / Preventive Chemotherapy
Vacancy Number: AF/DPC/15/TA166
Duty Station: Brazzaville Congo
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 21 Jul 2015

National Professional Officer (Budget & Finance Unit), position # 173759
Vacancy Number: EM/15/FT338
Duty Station: Cairo Egypt
Grade: NO-C
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 16 Jul 2015

National Professional Officer (Human Resources)
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/GSC/FT280
Duty Station: Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
Grade: NO-C
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 08 Jul 2015

National Professional Officer (Human Resources) - Several positions
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/GSC/FT273
Duty Station: Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
Grade: NO-A
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 08 Jul 2015

National Professional Officer (Nutrition), Post no. 364403
Vacancy Number: EMRO/15/TA158
Duty Station: Sana'a Yemen
Grade: NO-C
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 13 Jul 2015

National Professional Officer - HIV/AIDS
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/FT305
Duty Station: Dar-es-Salaam United Republic of Tanzania
Grade: NO-C
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 30 Jun 2015

National Professional Officer - Liaison Officer (366733)
Vacancy Number: EMRO/15/TA153
Duty Station: Damascus Syrian Arab Republic
Grade: NO-B
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 01 Jul 2015

National Professional Officer, HR
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/GSC/FT282
Duty Station: Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
Grade: NO-B
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 08 Jul 2015

Procurement Specialist
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT343
Duty Station: Washington, D.C. United States of America
Grade: P2
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 27 Jul 2015

Programme, Budget and Finance Officer
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/FT303
Duty Station: Dar-es-Salaam United Republic of Tanzania
Grade: NO-B
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 30 Jun 2015

Project Lead
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/GMG/TA157
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 13 Jul 2015

Project Management Advisor
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT307
Duty Station: Washington, D.C. United States of America
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 10 Jul 2015

Project Management Officer
Vacancy Number: WHO/15/FT342
Duty Station: Cairo Egypt
Grade: P2
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 19 Jul 2015

Project Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/HSE/15/TA161
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 08 Jul 2015

Public Health Officer
Vacancy Number: EURO/15/FT299
Duty Station: Kiev Ukraine
Grade: NO-B
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 03 Jul 2015

Public Health Officer (Albania)
Vacancy Number: EURO/15/FT300
Duty Station: Tirana Albania
Grade: NO-B
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 02 Jul 2015

Public Health Officer (Belarus)
Vacancy Number: EURO/15/FT298
Duty Station: Minsk Belarus
Grade: NO-B
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 02 Jul 2015

Public Health Officer (Republic of Serbia)
Vacancy Number: EURO/15/FT322
Duty Station: Belgrade Serbia, Republic of
Grade: NO-B
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 11 Jul 2015

Public Health Officer (Tajikistan)
Vacancy Number: EURO/15/FT297
Duty Station: Dushanbe Tajikistan
Grade: NO-B
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 02 Jul 2015

Public Health Officer (Uzbekistan)
Vacancy Number: EURO/15/FT296
Duty Station: Tashkent Uzbekistan
Grade: NO-B
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 02 Jul 2015

Roster of Surveillance Medical Officers (SMO)
Vacancy Number: SEAR/WRO/ROST4/2015
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade:
Contract Type: Special Service Agreement
Closing Date: 13 Jul 2015

Scientist (Malaria control)
Vacancy Number: SEAR/CO/15/FT20
Duty Station: Yangon Myanmar
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 30 Jun 2015

Spanish Editor
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT310
Duty Station: Washington, D.C. United States of America
Grade: P2
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 13 Jul 2015

Specialist, Food Safety and Surveillance
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT331
Duty Station: Rio de Janeiro Brazil
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 20 Jul 2015

Specialist, Laboratory Management
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT330
Duty Station: Rio de Janeiro Brazil
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 20 Jul 2015

Team Lead
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HQ/FT327
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 13 Jul 2015

Team Leader, Finance
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/FT339
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 16 Jul 2015

Technical Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/NMH/FT311
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 07 Jul 2015

Technical Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/DCO/FT328
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 13 Jul 2015

Technical Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/FWC/FT321
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 06 Jul 2015

Technical Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/DGD/15/FT341
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P2
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 17 Jul 2015

Technical Officer (HIV Care and Treatment)
Vacancy Number: WPRO/15/FT332
Duty Station: Port Moresby Papua New Guinea
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 14 Jul 2015

Technical Officer (Emergency Preparedness)
Vacancy Number: EURO/15/TASR42
Duty Station: Copenhagen Denmark
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Temporary Appointment under Staff Rule 420.4
Closing Date: 03 Jul 2015

Technical Officer (Human Resources Health Systems), Nigeria
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/TA152
Duty Station: Abuja Nigeria
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 01 Jul 2015

Technical Officer (PC-NTD Mapping), IST/WA
Vacancy Number: AF/DPC/15/TA165
Duty Station: Ouagadougou Burkina Faso
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 20 Jul 2015

Technical Officer/Advocacy and Communication
Vacancy Number: AF/DPC/15/TA168
Duty Station: Brazzaville Congo
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 21 Jul 2015

Unit Chief, Noncommunicable Diseases
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT313
Duty Station: Washington, D.C. United States of America
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 14 Jul 2015

Unit Head (Programme & Resource Management)
Vacancy Number: EURO/15/FT302
Duty Station: Copenhagen Denmark
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 03 Jul 2015

Writer
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HQ/TA155
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 08 Jul 2015

LOCAL RECRUITMENT - GENERAL SERVICES CATEGORY

Assistant Administratif, PSS
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/TA159
Duty Station: Brazzaville Congo
Grade: G6
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 07 Jul 2015

Administrative Assistant
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/FT317
Duty Station: Brazzaville Congo
Grade: G7
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 02 Jul 2015

Assistant
Vacancy Number: WPRO/15/FT325
Duty Station: Manila Philippines
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 06 Jul 2015

Assistant to the Executive Director
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/DGD/FT318
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: G6
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 09 Jul 2015

Clerk
Vacancy Number: HQ/HTM/15/TA167
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: G3
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 21 Jul 2015

Internal Oversight Technician I
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT323
Duty Station: Washington, D.C. United States of America
Grade: G6
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 10 Jul 2015

Programme Assistant (Multiple Positions)
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HQ/FT326
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: G6
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 13 Jul 2015

Programme Assistant / Roster
Vacancy Number: EMRO/15/ROST4
Duty Station: Cairo Egypt
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Rosters
Closing Date: 06 Jul 2015

Secretary
Vacancy Number: HQ/PED/15/TA160
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: G4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 15 Jul 2015