The World Health Organization (WHO) wishes to inform the entire applicants who are interested in vacant position of National Immunization Officer and National Surveillance Officer to apply, www.who.int
Roles to Be Played In the Key Vacant Positions
To summarize the roles played by two vacant position, National Immunization Officer And National Surveillance Officer are to Support in planning, implementation and monitoring of immunization activities to increase coverage.
Provide technical support in identification of barriers to immunization through regular in-depth analysis of reasons for non-compliance and identify enablers to improve uptake of immunization services
Develop and integrate communication plans into High Risk Operational Plans to promote polio eradication initiative, routine immunization and non-polio supplemental immunization activities to generate stronger community demand.
Requirement for the Positions of the Applicants
Interested candidates that are eligible for the above vacant position are required to possess University Degree in Communications, International Relations or other relevant fields from recognized institution, Post graduate degree in relevant fields and training in public health.
In the event that your candidature is retained for an interview, you will be required to provide, in advance, a scanned copy of the degree(s)/diploma(s)/certificate(s) required for this position. WHO only considers higher educational qualifications obtained from an institutions.
Mode of Application
The vacant position is for only those applicants who have obtain the entire necessary requirement and are eligible to possess some skills such as:
Ability to work effectively with colleagues at national and international levels;
Ability to provide leadership, monitor progress and design technical communication materials;
fully conversant in word-processing, spreadsheet, presentation.
All applicants are encouraged to apply online as soon as possible after the vacancy has been posted and well before the deadline stated in the vacancy announcement.
Please Visit WHO’s E-Recruitment Website At www.who.int
Online applications are strongly encouraged to enable WHO to store your profile in a permanent database. This vacancy notice may be used to fill other similar positions at the same grade level.
WHO is committed to workforce diversity.
Any appointment/extension of appointment is subject to WHO Staff Regulations, Staff Rules and Manual. Only candidates under serious consideration will be contacted
The due date for the application of the vacant position is 13th October, 2016. Applicants are also advice to abide on the instructions followed by the deadline.