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 (PUBLIC MENTAL HEALTH) THIS VACANCY NOTICE SUPERSEDES VACANCY AFRO/14/TA158
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/TA180
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade:
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 31 Mar 2015

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 - 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 - 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

INTERNATIONAL RECRUITMENT - PROFESSIONAL CATEGORY

Administrative Services Officer
Vacancy Number: EURO/14/FT637
Duty Station: Copenhagen Denmark
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 09 Jan 2015

Advocacy and Media Relations Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/HQ/FT645
Duty Station: New York United States of America
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 22 Dec 2014

Communication Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/DGD/TA200
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 25 Dec 2014

Director - Non-Communicable Diseases & Environmental Health (NDE) - readvertised
Vacancy Number: SEAR/RO/14/FT04
Duty Station: New Delhi India
Grade: D1
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 25 Jan 2015

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: 31 Dec 2014

Economist
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/NMH/FT648
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 22 Dec 2014

Editor
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/DGD/FT673
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 14 Jan 2015

Editor
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/DGD/FT670
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 05 Jan 2015

Epidemiologist
Vacancy Number: WPRO/14/TASR53
Duty Station: Hanoi Viet Nam
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Temporary Appointment under Staff Rule 420.4
Closing Date: 08 Jan 2015

External Relations Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/HQ/TA206
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P2
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 06 Jan 2015

Governance and Special Projects Advisor
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/HQ/FT643
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 22 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 Jan 2015

Human Resources Officer
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/FT672
Duty Station: Brazzaville Congo
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 29 Dec 2014

Internships - WHO Regional Office for Europe (Summer 2015)
Vacancy Number: EURO/14/INT5
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade:
Contract Type: Internship
Closing Date: 31 Jan 2015

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 (Neglected Tropical Diseases).
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/TASR51
Duty Station: Harare Zimbabwe
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary Appointment under Staff Rule 420.4
Closing Date: 23 Dec 2014

Medical Officer - Public Health Administrator (closing date extended till 26 Dec 2014)
Vacancy Number: SEAR/CO/14/FT19
Duty Station: Dhaka Bangladesh
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 26 Dec 2014

National Professional Officer (Finance)
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/GSC/FT675
Duty Station: Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
Grade: NO-B
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 09 Jan 2015

National Professional Officer (Health Workforce Development) (Post No. 360788)
Vacancy Number: EMRO/14/FT640
Duty Station: Baghdad Iraq
Grade: NO-D
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 22 Dec 2014

National Professional Officer (Maternal and Child Health) (Post No. 360733)
Vacancy Number: EMRO/14/FT649
Duty Station: Baghdad Iraq
Grade: NO-C
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 23 Dec 2014

National Professional Officer, Pension
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/GSC/FT668
Duty Station: Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
Grade: NO-B
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 02 Jan 2015

National Professional Officer/ Disease Prevention and Control
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/SSA25
Duty Station: Addis Ababa Ethiopia
Grade: NO-C
Contract Type: Special Service Agreement
Closing Date: 30 Dec 2014

National Professional Officer: Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent Health (325203)
Vacancy Number: EMRO/14/FT674
Duty Station: Khartoum Sudan
Grade: NO-C
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 08 Jan 2015

National Professional Officer; Health Systems and Services
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/FT671
Duty Station: Addis Ababa Ethiopia
Grade: NO-C
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 14 Jan 2015

Programme Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/PEC/TA207
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 30 Jan 2015

Progress and Performance Monitoring Advisor
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/HQ/FT644
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 22 Dec 2014

Project Manager, Pandemic Influenza Preparedness (PIP)
Vacancy Number: WPRO/14/FT676
Duty Station: Manila Philippines
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 12 Jan 2015

Project Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/HSE/TA198
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 31 Dec 2014

Public Health Officer (Position no. 360614) - IRAQ
Vacancy Number: EMRO/14/TA154
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 23 Dec 2014

Regional Adviser/NCD(Cancer Prevention and control and chronic respiratory disease)
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/FT658
Duty Station: Brazzaville Congo
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 23 Dec 2014

Technical Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/HTM/TA199
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 25 Dec 2014

Technical Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/IER/TA202
Duty Station: Kobe Japan
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 05 Jan 2015

Technical Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/HQ/FT656
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 31 Dec 2014

Technical Officer (Advocacy and Communication)
Vacancy Number: WPRO/14/FT642
Duty Station: Phnom Penh Cambodia
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 22 Dec 2014

Technical Officer (Polio/Expanded Programme of Immunization) Post # 361189
Vacancy Number: EMRO/14/TA197
Duty Station:
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 26 Dec 2014

Technical Officer (Position no. 359043)
Vacancy Number: EMRO/14/FT641
Duty Station: Cairo Egypt
Grade: P2
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 22 Dec 2014

Technical Officer (Stop Attacks on Health Care Workers)
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/PEC/FT677
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 12 Jan 2015

Technical Officer, Business Intelligence and Data warehousing (BID)
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/TA204
Duty Station: Brazzaville Congo
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 23 Dec 2014

Technical Officer, Country Emergency Preparedness
Vacancy Number: EURO/14/TASR52
Duty Station: Copenhagen Denmark
Grade: P2
Contract Type: Temporary Appointment under Staff Rule 420.4
Closing Date: 05 Jan 2015

Technical Officer, Health Technologies & Pharmaceuticals
Vacancy Number: EURO/14/FT634
Duty Station: Copenhagen Denmark
Grade: P2
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 05 Jan 2015

Technical Officer- Hospital Services
Vacancy Number: SEAR/CO/14/FT20
Duty Station: New Delhi India
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 28 Dec 2014

Web Architect
Vacancy Number: IARC/14/TA196
Duty Station: Lyons France
Grade: P2
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 22 Dec 2014

LOCAL RECRUITMENT - GENERAL SERVICES CATEGORY

Assistant Informatics (Web) - Local recruitment
Vacancy Number: IARC/14/FT669
Duty Station: Lyons France
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 04 Jan 2015

Assistant chargé des Technologies de l'Information et de la Communication
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/FT667
Duty Station: Bamako Mali
Grade: G7
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 31 Dec 2014

Clerk (Finance) Multiple positions
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/GMG/TA208
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: G4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 12 Jan 2015

Commis Administratif
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/FT653
Duty Station: Lome Togo
Grade: G3
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 15 Jan 2015

Data Clerk
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/SSA24
Duty Station: Brazzaville Congo
Grade: G4
Contract Type: Special Service Agreement
Closing Date: 23 Dec 2014

Finance Assistant (Kiev)
Vacancy Number: EURO/14/FT659
Duty Station: Kiev Ukraine
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 31 Dec 2014

Human Resources Assistant
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/GMG/FT639
Duty Station: Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 06 Jan 2015

Human Resources Clerk
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/GMG/FT652
Duty Station: Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
Grade: G4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 25 Dec 2014

Informatics Assistant (Health Intelligence and Innovation)
Vacancy Number: WPRO/14/FT638
Duty Station: Manila Philippines
Grade: G7
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 27 Dec 2014

Project Assistant - Local recruitment
Vacancy Number: IARC/14/TA186
Duty Station: Lyons France
Grade: G4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 23 Dec 2014

Secretary
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/NMH/TA205
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: G4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 06 Jan 2015