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 - PSYCHOSOCIAL OFFICER
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/TA158
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P level
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 31 Dec 2014

EBOLA OUTBREAK - SURGE CAPACITY - ADMINISTRATIVE FUNCTIONS
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/TA152
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P level
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 31 Dec 2014

EBOLA OUTBREAK - SURGE CAPACITY - EBOLA LOGISTICIAN
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/TA136
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P level
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 31 Dec 2014

EBOLA OUTBREAK - SURGE CAPACITY - EPIDEMIOLOGIST
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/TA137
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P level
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 30 Dec 2014

EBOLA OUTBREAK - SURGE CAPACITY - INFECTION PREVENTION AND CONTROL (IPC)
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/TA138
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P level
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 30 Dec 2014

EBOLA OUTBREAK - SURGE CAPACITY - LOGISTICIAN (WATER SANITATION & HYGIENE)
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/TA139
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P level
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 31 Dec 2014

INTERNATIONAL RECRUITMENT - PROFESSIONAL CATEGORY

Adviser (Health Systems)
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/HPW/FT621
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 04 Dec 2014

Advisor, Family and Community Health
Vacancy Number: PAHO/14/FT614
Duty Station: Tegucigalpa Honduras
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 17 Dec 2014

Advisor, Foreign Medical Teams
Vacancy Number: PAHO/14/FT596
Duty Station: Washington, D.C. United States of America
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 08 Dec 2014

Advisor, Health Surveillance, Disease Prevention and Control
Vacancy Number: PAHO/14/FT611
Duty Station: Asuncion Paraguay
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 15 Dec 2014

Advisor, Urban Health and Sustainable Development
Vacancy Number: PAHO/14/FT599
Duty Station: Washington, D.C. United States of America
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 09 Dec 2014

Coordinator of Emergency Support Team (EmST) - PD 360193
Vacancy Number: EMRO/14/TA170
Duty Station: Amman Jordan
Grade: P-6
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 27 Nov 2014

Director Finance and Administration
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/HQ/FT606
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: D1
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 11 Dec 2014

Director Health Systems Governance and Financing (HGF)
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/HQ/FT540
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: D2
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 23 Nov 2014

Director of Non-Communicable Diseases and Mental Health (PD 343472)
Vacancy Number: EMRO/14/FT605
Duty Station: Cairo Egypt
Grade: D1
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 11 Dec 2014

Director, Financial Resources Management
Vacancy Number: PAHO/14/FT607
Duty Station: Washington, D.C. United States of America
Grade: D1
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 12 Dec 2014

Epidemiologist (Position no. 360713)
Vacancy Number: EMRO/14/TA160
Duty Station: Arbil Iraq
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 25 Nov 2014

HR Specialist (Legal)
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/HRD/FT613
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 06 Dec 2014

Head of Project (NCD Moscow)
Vacancy Number: EURO/14/FT616
Duty Station: Moscow Russian Federation
Grade: P-6
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 12 Dec 2014

Head, Country and Subregional Coordination
Vacancy Number: PAHO/14/FT587
Duty Station: Washington, D.C. United States of America
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 02 Dec 2014

Health Economist
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/HGF/TA164
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 21 Nov 2014

Human Resources Advisor, Employment Management
Vacancy Number: PAHO/14/FT609
Duty Station: Washington, D.C. United States of America
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 12 Dec 2014

Human Resources Officer, Nigeria
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/FT603
Duty Station: Abuja Nigeria
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 26 Nov 2014

Internships - WHO the Western Pacific Region (between 01 Jan 2015 - 30 June 2015)
Vacancy Number: WPRO/14/INT4
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade:
Contract Type: Internship
Closing Date: 08 Dec 2014

Logistician (Re-advertise EMRO/14/TA109 for position # 350014)
Vacancy Number: EMRO/14/TA167
Duty Station: Damascus Syrian Arab Republic
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 05 Dec 2014

Manager
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/HQ/TA161
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 25 Nov 2014

Medical Officer (HIV, Hepatitis, and STI)
Vacancy Number: WPRO/14/FT620
Duty Station: Phnom Penh Cambodia
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 01 Jan 2015

Medical Officer, Global Leprosy Programme
Vacancy Number: SEAR/RO/14/FT14
Duty Station: New Delhi India
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 26 Nov 2014

National Professional Officer (Communicable Diseases) - Position no. 360732
Vacancy Number: EMRO/14/FT537
Duty Station: Baghdad Iraq
Grade: NO-C
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 23 Nov 2014

National Professional Officer/ Immunization
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/FT592
Duty Station: Addis Ababa Ethiopia
Grade: NO-C
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 06 Dec 2014

National Professional Officer/Making pregnancy safer & Maternal Death Review project coordinator
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/FT583
Duty Station: Addis Ababa Ethiopia
Grade: NO-D
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 29 Nov 2014

Non-communicable Disease Program Coordinator
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/SSA23
Duty Station: Addis Ababa Ethiopia
Grade: NO-C
Contract Type: Special Service Agreement
Closing Date: 04 Dec 2014

Program Management & Partnership Specialist
Vacancy Number: PAHO/14/FT586
Duty Station: Washington, D.C. United States of America
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 03 Dec 2014

Programme Manager, Communicable Disease Control
Vacancy Number: EMRO/14/FT431
Duty Station: Kabul Afghanistan
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 25 Nov 2014

Programme and Administrative Officer
Vacancy Number: WPRO/14/FT582
Duty Station: Port Moresby Papua New Guinea
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 20 Nov 2014

Programme and Finance Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/HQ/TA151
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 24 Nov 2014

Project Manager (361191)
Vacancy Number: EMRO/14/FT602
Duty Station: Cairo Egypt
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 04 Dec 2014

Project Support Specialist
Vacancy Number: PAHO/14/FT591
Duty Station: Washington, D.C. United States of America
Grade: P1
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 04 Dec 2014

Public Health Officer (National Professional Officer) - Position no. 360712
Vacancy Number: EMRO/14/TA159
Duty Station: Dahuk Iraq
Grade: NO-D
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 25 Nov 2014

Public Health Officer (PD 360304)
Vacancy Number: EMRO/14/TA169
Duty Station: Amman Jordan
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 27 Nov 2014

Regional Adviser, Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTD) (position no. 173359)
Vacancy Number: EMRO/14/FT610
Duty Station: Cairo Egypt
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 07 Dec 2014

Regional Adviser, Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Personnel (position 359078)
Vacancy Number: EMRO/14/FT594
Duty Station: Cairo Egypt
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 07 Dec 2014

Regional Adviser, Nutrition for Health and Development (NHD)
Vacancy Number: SEAR/RO/14/FT15
Duty Station: New Delhi India
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 30 Nov 2014

Scientist
Vacancy Number: IARC/14/FT612
Duty Station: Lyons France
Grade: P2
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 15 Dec 2014

Scientist (Strengthening Quality & Health Systems)
Vacancy Number: SEARO/14/TA3
Duty Station: New Delhi India
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Temporary Appointment under Staff Rule 420.4
Closing Date: 04 Dec 2014

Scientist (Virologist)
Vacancy Number: SEAR/RO/14/FT16
Duty Station: New Delhi India
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 27 Nov 2014

Security Officer (NPO)
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/FT619
Duty Station: Brazzaville Congo
Grade: NO-B
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 04 Dec 2014

Spanish Editor
Vacancy Number: PAHO/14/FT580
Duty Station: Washington, D.C. United States of America
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 25 Nov 2014

Specialist, Sustainable Development and Environmental Health
Vacancy Number: PAHO/14/FT604
Duty Station: Kingston Jamaica
Grade: NO-C
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 03 Dec 2014

Technical Adviser (Health Systems and Innovation)
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/HIS/FT618
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 11 Dec 2014

Technical Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/HQ/TA162
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 25 Nov 2014

Technical Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/PEC/TA168
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 04 Dec 2014

Technical Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/FWC/TA173
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 09 Dec 2014

Technical Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/HQ/TA174
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 09 Dec 2014

Technical Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/GMG/TA175
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P2
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 10 Dec 2014

Technical Officer (Blood Safety)
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/TA156
Duty Station: Juba South Sudan, Republic of
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 21 Nov 2014

Technical Officer (Emergency Response to Artemisinin Resistance Programme (ERAR-GMS)
Vacancy Number: WPRO/14/FT600
Duty Station: Ho Chi Minh City Viet Nam
Grade: NO-B
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 03 Dec 2014

Technical Officer (Environmental Health)
Vacancy Number: WPRO/14/FT595
Duty Station: Vientiane Lao People's Democratic Republic
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 01 Dec 2014

Technical Officer (Health Policy & Systems Research)
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/HIS/TA163
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 28 Nov 2014

Technical Officer (Re-advertise TA51 for position 360285)
Vacancy Number: EMRO/14/TA165
Duty Station: Cairo Egypt
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 08 Dec 2014

Technical Officer - Pharmaceutical Policy
Vacancy Number: WCO IND / 14 / TA1
Duty Station: New Delhi India
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Temporary Appointment under Staff Rule 420.4
Closing Date: 25 Nov 2014

LOCAL RECRUITMENT - GENERAL SERVICES CATEGORY


Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/FT615
Duty Station: Comores
Grade: G6
Contract Type: Contrat de durée déterminée
Closing Date: 13 Dec 2014

Assistant
Vacancy Number: SEAR 2014/10 (Rev.1)
Duty Station: New Delhi India
Grade: G7
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 29 Nov 2014

Assistant (Team)
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/HIS/TA172
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 01 Dec 2014

Data Entry Operator
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/HIS/FT584
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: G3
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 25 Nov 2014

Developer (SharePoint 2013 and .Net) - Local recruitment
Vacancy Number: IARC/14/TA166
Duty Station: Lyons France
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 01 Dec 2014

General Services Assistant I
Vacancy Number: PAHO/14/FT622
Duty Station: Washington, D.C. United States of America
Grade: G4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 11 Dec 2014

HR Assistant (several positions)
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/GSC/FT608
Duty Station: Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 05 Dec 2014

Informatics Assistant (Systems Developer)
Vacancy Number: WPRO/14/FT445
Duty Station: Manila Philippines
Grade: G6
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 10 Dec 2014

Laboratory Technician - Local recruitment
Vacancy Number: IARC/14/FT593
Duty Station: Lyons France
Grade: G4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 30 Nov 2014

Logistics Assistant
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/SSA22
Duty Station: Addis Ababa Ethiopia
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Special Service Agreement
Closing Date: 27 Nov 2014

Project Assistant - Local recruitment
Vacancy Number: IARC/14/FT588
Duty Station: Lyons France
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 25 Nov 2014

Temporary Data Management Assistant
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/SSA21
Duty Station: Addis Ababa Ethiopia
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Special Service Agreement
Closing Date: 24 Nov 2014

Travel and Meeting Assistant
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/FT590
Duty Station: Addis Ababa Ethiopia
Grade: G6
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 26 Nov 2014