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 - 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

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

Administrator
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT9
Duty Station: Tegucigalpa Honduras
Grade: NO-B
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 08 Feb 2015

Advisor, Health Governance, Leadership, Policy, and Planning
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT46
Duty Station: Washington, D.C. United States of America
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 26 Feb 2015

Advisor, Integrated Health Service Delivery
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT44
Duty Station: Washington, D.C. United States of America
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 26 Feb 2015

Advisor, Quality in Health Systems and Services
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT45
Duty Station: Washington, D.C. United States of America
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 26 Feb 2015

Analyst
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/GMG/FT39
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P2
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 12 Feb 2015

Consultant Nutrition
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/SSA2
Duty Station: Addis Ababa Ethiopia
Grade: NO-D
Contract Type: Special Service Agreement
Closing Date: 10 Feb 2015

Coordinator, Health Cluster (PD 361344)
Vacancy Number: EMRO/15/TA18
Duty Station:
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 12 Feb 2015

Director of Information, Evidence and Research (P# 343264)
Vacancy Number: EMRO/15/FT25
Duty Station: Cairo Egypt
Grade: D1
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 06 Feb 2015

Director, Communicable Diseases
Vacancy Number: SEAR/RO/15/FT02
Duty Station: New Delhi India
Grade: D1
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 09 Feb 2015

Disaster Management Specialist
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT43
Duty Station: Lima Peru
Grade: NO-B
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 17 Feb 2015

Epidemiologist
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HSE/TA6
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 04 Feb 2015

Global Payroll Manager
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/GSC/FT34
Duty Station: Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 12 Feb 2015

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
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/HQ/FT681
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 15 Feb 2015

Medical Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/FWC/TA13
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 18 Feb 2015

Medical Officer (Malaria Control)
Vacancy Number: SEAR/CO/15/FT01
Duty Station: Yangon Myanmar
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 07 Feb 2015

National Professional Offficer (NCD) position 361411
Vacancy Number: EMRO/15/FT18
Duty Station: Teheran Iran   (Islamic Republic of)
Grade: NO-C
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 05 Feb 2015

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: 12 Feb 2015

National Professional Officer (Finance) - several positions
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/GSC/FT35
Duty Station: Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
Grade: NO-C
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 12 Feb 2015

National Professional Officer (Health Systems) position 326344
Vacancy Number: EMRO/15/FT27
Duty Station: Teheran Iran   (Islamic Republic of)
Grade: NO-C
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 09 Feb 2015

National Professional Officer, HR (several positions)
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/GSC/FT47
Duty Station: Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
Grade: NO-B
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 19 Feb 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: 27 Feb 2015

Polio and Emergencies (PEC) Cluster - Administrative Officer Roster
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HQ/ROST1
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P level
Contract Type: Rosters
Closing Date: 28 Feb 2015

Program Management & Partnership Specialist
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT22
Duty Station: Georgetown Guyana
Grade: NO-A
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 06 Feb 2015

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

Programme Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HQ/FT28
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 09 Feb 2015

Regional Adviser (Making Pregnancy Safer and Reproductive Health)
Vacancy Number: SEAR/RO/15/FT04
Duty Station: New Delhi India
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 10 Feb 2015

Scientist (Implementation Research)
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HQ/TA15
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 17 Feb 2015

Senior Strategic Adviser
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/FWC/FT29
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P-6
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 09 Feb 2015

Spanish Translator
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT5
Duty Station: Washington, D.C. United States of America
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 02 Feb 2015

Specialist, Noncommunicable Diseases & Family Health
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT14
Duty Station: Georgetown Guyana
Grade: NO-C
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 02 Feb 2015

Team Coordinator (Pacific NCD and Health through the Life Course)
Vacancy Number: WPRO/15/FT30
Duty Station: Suva Fiji
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 10 Feb 2015

Team Leader
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HTM/TA2
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 03 Feb 2015

Technical Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/HQ/FT682
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 15 Feb 2015

Technical Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/NMH/TA7
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 05 Feb 2015

Technical Officer (Advocacy, Knowledge Management)
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/NMH/TA11
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 11 Feb 2015

Technical Officer (Communicable Disease Information System)
Vacancy Number: WPRO/15/TASR5
Duty Station: Hanoi Viet Nam
Grade: NO-A
Contract Type: Temporary Appointment under Staff Rule 420.4
Closing Date: 04 Feb 2015

Technical Officer (Entomologist)
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HQ/TA8
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 05 Feb 2015

Technical Officer (Essential Medicines)
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HQ/TA16
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 18 Feb 2015

Technical Officer (Health Care Delivery)
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HQ/TA17
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 19 Feb 2015

Technical Officer (Health Data and Evidence)
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HQ/FT37
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 12 Feb 2015

Technical Officer (Pharmaceuticals)
Vacancy Number: WPRO/15/FT40
Duty Station: Port Moresby Papua New Guinea
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 13 Feb 2015

Technical Officer (SDH)
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/FWC/FT50
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 19 Feb 2015

Technical Officer (Social scientist) - PD 361017
Vacancy Number: EMRO/15/FT26
Duty Station: Khartoum Sudan
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 01 Feb 2015

Technical Officer (position 345447)
Vacancy Number: EMRO/15/FT24
Duty Station: Cairo Egypt
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 08 Feb 2015

Technical Officer, Integration
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/IVB/FT17
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 09 Feb 2015

Technical Officer, Planning and Coordination
Vacancy Number: SEAR/RO/15/FT03
Duty Station: New Delhi India
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 09 Feb 2015

Translator (French)
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/DGD/FT38
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 12 Feb 2015

LOCAL RECRUITMENT - GENERAL SERVICES CATEGORY

Administration Assistant
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/FNM/FT19
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 05 Feb 2015

Administrative Assistant
Vacancy Number: WPRO/15/FT51
Duty Station: Manila Philippines
Grade: G6
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 20 Feb 2015

Administrative Assistant (Compliance) position no.361918
Vacancy Number: EMRO/15/FT48
Duty Station: Cairo Egypt
Grade: G6
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 19 Feb 2015

Administrative Clerk
Vacancy Number: WPRO/15/FT49
Duty Station: Manila Philippines
Grade: G4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 19 Feb 2015

Assistant (EDP)
Vacancy Number: EURO/15/FT31
Duty Station: Copenhagen Denmark
Grade: G6
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 06 Feb 2015

Assistant (Publications)
Vacancy Number: WPRO/15/FT36
Duty Station: Manila Philippines
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 21 Feb 2015

Assistant (Team )
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HTM/TA12
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 12 Feb 2015

Assistant (Web)
Vacancy Number: IARC/15/TA9
Duty Station: Lyons France
Grade: G4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 08 Feb 2015

Assistant Budget et Finances
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/FT615
Duty Station: Moroni Comoros
Grade: G6
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 04 Feb 2015

Assistant Informatics (Web) - Local recruitment
Vacancy Number: IARC/14/FT669
Duty Station: Lyons France
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 30 Jan 2015

Clerk (Reception)
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/DGO/FT16
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: G3
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 04 Feb 2015

Driver/Clerk
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/FT41
Duty Station: Addis Ababa Ethiopia
Grade: G4
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 10 Feb 2015

HUMAN RESOURCES ASSISTANT
Vacancy Number: HQ/14/GMG/TASR55
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Temporary Appointment under Staff Rule 420.4
Closing Date: 31 Jan 2015

Procurement Assistant (Medicines) - (position number 360821)
Vacancy Number: EMRO/15/TA10
Duty Station: Cairo Egypt
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 02 Feb 2015

Procurement Assistant (several positions)
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/GSC/FT42
Duty Station: Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 17 Feb 2015

Secretary
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/DGD/FT21
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 06 Feb 2015

Secretary (Temporary)
Vacancy Number: WPRO/15/TASR7
Duty Station: Manila Philippines
Grade: G4
Contract Type: Temporary Appointment under Staff Rule 420.4
Closing Date: 18 Feb 2015

Senior Administrative Assistant (Team Support)
Vacancy Number: WPRO/15/FT15
Duty Station: Manila Philippines
Grade: G6
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 04 Feb 2015

Senior Finance Assistant
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/GSC/TASR4
Duty Station: Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
Grade: G6
Contract Type: Temporary Appointment under Staff Rule 420.4
Closing Date: 02 Feb 2015

Senior Procurement Assistant
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/GSC/FT20
Duty Station: Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
Grade: G6
Contract Type: Fixed-Term Appointment
Closing Date: 06 Feb 2015