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Chief Social Policy, P-5, Luanda, Angola

Location: Angola
Work Type: Fixed Term Staff | Level: 
Closing Date: Thu May 11, 2017 

The Chief Social Policy reports to the Deputy Representative for general guidance and direction, and is responsible for managing and supervising all stages of social policy programing and related advocacy from strategic planning and formulation to delivery of concrete and sustainable results. This includes programmes aimed at improving (a) public policies to reduce child poverty; (b) social protection coverage and impact on children; (c) the transparency, adequacy, equity and efficiency of child-focused public investments and financial management; and (d) governance, decentralization and accountability measures to increase public participation and the quality, equity and coverage of social services. This encompasses both direct programme work with government and civil society partners as well as linkages and support to teams working on education, health, child protection, water and sanitation, and HIV.

 

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UNICEF

Chief Social Policy, P-4, Lusaka, Zambia

Location: Zambia
Work Type: Fixed Term Staff | Level: 
Closing Date: Wed May 10, 2017 

The incumbent is accountable for effective engagement in social policy dialogue with the Government for programme development, advocacy for increased public resource allocation and budgeting towards the social sector and sustainable decentralization of social services and local capacity building in support of the goal of universal coverage of essential social services and the creation of a protective environment for children. He/she will conduct data collection and analysis to fill information gaps and to strengthen the capacity for advocacy for children’s rights, and to support the Sustainable Development Goals (MDGs) and the World Fit for Children (WFFC) agenda.

 

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Food Security and Agronomy Specialist - Winrock International

Location: Tamale, Ghana

Type of Employment: Full Time

Application Deadline: 02 June 2017

 

Description: To lead improved food and nutritional security activities focused on climate smart agriculture, agroforestry, soil and water management, and farm enterprise innovations for better nutrition and food security in the Northern Ghana AgNRM project, and coordinate the activities with other technical project activities.

More information and application: https://www.devex.com/jobs/food-security-and-agronomy-specialist-ghana-4...

HEAD OF DEPARTMENT- Department of Social Development: Gauteng Office of the Premier

Location: Gauteng, South Africa

Type: Full Time

Application Deadline: 18 May 2017

Description:  Enhance social protection to those in greatest need including older persons and vulnerable groups. Enhance sustainable livelihoods through the expansion of social cooperatives, war on poverty interventions, welfare to work programme, income generating and skills development programmes including community development interventions. Creating opportunities for access to information, programmes and knowledge through education. Serve as Accounting Officer of the Department.

For further information and application: http://professionaljobcentre.gpg.gov.za/Public/VacancySpec.aspx?VDEPT=Of...

 

HEAD OF DEPARTMENT- Department of Social Development: Gauteng Office of the Premier

Location: Gauteng, South Africa

Type: Full Time

Application Deadline: 18 May 2017

Description:  Enhance social protection to those in greatest need including older persons and vulnerable groups. Enhance sustainable livelihoods through the expansion of social cooperatives, war on poverty interventions, welfare to work programme, income generating and skills development programmes including community development interventions. Creating opportunities for access to information, programmes and knowledge through education. Serve as Accounting Officer of the Department.

For further information and application: http://professionaljobcentre.gpg.gov.za/Public/VacancySpec.aspx?VDEPT=Of...

 

Consultancy: Cash based programming and WASH outcomes - UNICEF New York

Location: New York

Type of Position: Consultancy

Duration: 01 July 2017 to 31 December 2017

Application Deadline: 23 May 2017

Description:

To generate evidence on key research gaps on link between cash based programming and WASH outcomes
Develop UNICEF's position on cash based approaches for WASH outcomes
Support UNICEF country offices with technical guidance on cash based approaches for WASH outcomes

For further information and application: https://unjobs.org/vacancies/1494371309860

Programme Specialist (Cash & Voucher) - UNICEF Beirut

Location: Lebanon

Type of Position: Fixed Term - P3

Deadline for Applications: 22 May 2017

Description: Under the direct supervision of the Chief Social Policy, accountable for programme, planning, design, implementation and administration of the total programme commitment of a medium size country office with a broad range of projects, in accordance with Country Programme Recommendation and Country Programme Management Plan, focused on achievement of UNICEF's Priorities.

For further information and application: https://unjobs.org/vacancies/1494284928908

Child Protection Specialist - P3 - UNICEF

Location: Zambia

Type of employment: Fixed Term Contract

Application Deadline: 30 May 2017

Description: Overall coordination, planning, administration, and reporting on the UNICEF-USAID Service Efficiency and Effectiveness for Vulnerable Children and Adolescents programme.

  • Programme development and Management
  • Monitoring, Evaluation, Research and Reporting
  • Optimum Use of Programme Funds
  • Partnership, Coordination and Collaboration

For further information and application: http://jobs.unicef.org/cw/en-us/#/job/504502/child-protection-specialist-p3

 

Social Protection & Child Protection Supply Officier - UNICEF

Location: Damascus, Syria

Type of Employment: Temporary Appointment

Application Deadline: 21 May 2017

Description: 1. Social Protection and Child Protection supply management, monitoring and follow up

2. Support Social Protection and Child Protection program implementation through monitoring partnership agreements with implementing partners

3. Support UNICEF partners as well as government capacity building in order to enhance efficient, effective and timely supply delivery and utilization.

Further information and application: http://jobs.unicef.org/mob/cw/en-us/job/504525/

 

Child Protection Specialist (Nationals of Ethiopia only)  - UNICEF Duty Station Shire/Mekelle

Location: Duty Station Shire/Mekelle, Ethiopia

Type of Employment: Temporary Assignment

Application Deadline: 30 May 2017

Description: Implementation strategy and work plan for UNHCR and UNICEF supported interventions in refugee camps and host communities by end February/March 2017, On the job technical assistance , Capacity needs assessment and capacity building , Rapid child protection assessment (and Emergency need assessment in general.

For further information and application: http://jobs.unicef.org/cw/en-us/#/job/502752/child-protection-specialist...

Local Consultant: Child Protection Monitoring and Reporting Mechanism Verification - UNICEF

Location: Philippines

Type of Employment: Consultancy

Application Deadline: 22 May 2017

Description:

  • Technical review and field verification of 2017-2018 cases of grave child rights violations.
  • Prepare individual case files of verified grave child rights violations and update MRM database.
  • Monitor development and facilitate referral of verified cases to appropriate agencies for response on grave child rights violations.
  • Assist in building the national MRM technical and human resource capacity.
  • Provide analytical and statistical support for the preparation of MRM reports.

For further information and application: http://jobs.unicef.org/cw/en-us/#/job/504692/local-consultant-child-prot...

Child Protection Officer, (NO-2), Beijing, China (Chinese Naitonal Only) - UNICEF

Location: Beijing, China

Type of Employment: Temporary

Application Deadline: 30 May 2017

Description: Manage, provide technical support to and monitor the implementation of provincial Technical Support Hubs and its supported Child Friendly Spaces; Manage, provide technical assistance to and monitor the implementation of (a) a Psychosocial Support Package; (b) a psychosocial sports and play program.

Further information and application: http://jobs.unicef.org/cw/en-us/#/job/504695/child-protection-officer-no...

Senior International Expert - Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF) - UNICEF

Location: Lebanon

Type of Employment: Consultancy

Application Deadline: 22 May 2017

Description: To provide technical support to Government of Lebanon in developing evidence based policies and strategies in Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF) in collaboration with UNICEF, WHO national and regional teams.

For further information and application: http://jobs.unicef.org/cw/en-us/#/job/504631/senior-international-expert...

Consultancy: Gender and Health Consultant - PD, NYHQ - Requisition# 504679 - UNICEF

Location: USA

Type of Employment: Consultancy

Contract Period: 120 Days - 27 June - 18 December 2017

Application Deadline: 26 May 2017

Description: The purpose of this consultancy is to support the analysis and translation of gender responsive / transformative programming to achieve better health results for children and women in a sub-set of countries. The main focus of the consultant’s work is to advance specific data and evidence of programme interventions and technical support, to achieve 1 or more results in the areas of quality maternal care, health systems strengthening specifically the role of women as health workers, adolescent girls’ nutrition, HPV and/or HIV.

For further information and application: http://jobs.unicef.org/cw/en-us/#/job/504679/consultancy-gender-and-heal...

 

Child Protection Specialist (Birth Registration, Justice for Children and Social Welfare Workforce Systems Strengthening), P4 - UNICEF

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

Type of Employment: Fixed Term

Application Deadline: 24 May 2017

Description: provide authoritative technical guidance/operational support, focusing on Birth Registration, Justice for Children and Social Welfare Workforce Systems Strengthening throughout all stages of the Regional Office Management Plan, to facilitate the management and delivery of concrete and sustainable contributions to regional and national efforts to create a protective environment for children against all harm and to protect their rights to survival, development and well being as established under the Convention on the Rights of the Child, international treaties/framework and UN intergovernmental bodies.

Further information and application: http://jobs.unicef.org/cw/en-us/#/job/504454/child-protection-specialist...

 

International Consultancy on Development of project document on Justice for Children in Azerbaijan - UNICEF

Location: Azerbaijan

Type of Employment: Consultancy

Duration of Contract: 25 days (05 June - 20 July 2017)

Application Deadline: 26 May 2017

Description: To develop a programme document covering 2018-2020 on UNICEF’s continuing supports to the access to Justice for Children (J4C) reforms in Azerbaijan.

Further information and application: http://jobs.unicef.org/cw/en-us/#/job/504604/international-consultancy-on-development-of-project-document-on-justice-for-children-in-azerbaijan

Social Protection Sector Senior Specialist/Specialist-1700000375

Institution: The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)

Location: Honduras - As this is an international position, the specialist will be expected to rotate between country assignments every 3 to 5 years

Application deadline: 25 May 2017

Further information here. 

Social Protection and Livelihoods Theme Leader

Institution: ITAD

Location: Hove, East Sussex

Type of Employment: Consultancy - Full Time

Description: As Theme Leader of the social protection and livelihoods theme, you will manage and direct a portfolio of projects and programmes, including a combination of complex and high profile evaluations. Your focus will be on the design and delivery of M&E systems for programme implementation & impact assessment – working closely with programme managers, designing bespoke systems for monitoring progress (M&E for management) as well as setting the evaluation framework for longer term impact assessment (M&E for recording impact). You will be actively engaged in Itad's continued work to develop innovative methodologies in this area and contributing to enhancing Itad’s reputation as a ‘thought leader’ in M&E through the generation and dissemination of new knowledge including developing materials for publication.

Further information and application here.

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