Job opportunities at UNICEF for Health Specialist 

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Job opportunities at UNICEF for Health Specialist 

UNICEF is a subsidiary of the United Nations; UNICEF aims to provide humanitarian and development assistance to children everywhere in the world.

Vacancy: Not specified 

Vacancy Type: Full Time `

Role: Health Specialist 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Support to program development and planning.
  • Program management, monitoring, and delivery of results.
  • Technical and operational support to program implementation.
  • Networking and partnership building.
  • Innovation, knowledge management, and capacity building.
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  • An advanced university degree in public health, health financing, pediatric health, family health, health research, global/international health, health policy and management, epidemiology, or another relevant technical field is required.
  • A first university degree in a relevant field combined with two additional years of professional experience may be accepted instead of an advanced university degree.
  • A minimum of five years of professional experience in one or more areas is required: public health planning and management, maternal and neonatal health care. 
  • Experience in health financing is required for this position. 
  • Additional experience in strategic purchasing and experience in costing exercises, and investment case studies is an asset. 
  • Experience influencing government policy on UHC, PHC, and health financing is an asset. 
  • Experience working in a developing country is considered an asset. 
  • Relevant experience in a UN system agency or organization is considered an asset.
  • Fluency in English is required. Knowledge of another official UN language (Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian, or Spanish) or a local language is an asset. 

Job Location: Bangladesh. 

Salary:  As per organization policy.

Benefits: As per the organization policy.

Application Deadline: 15 April 2024  

Application link:

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