Jobs in World Health Organization | United Nations Pakistan

Job Overview

Expired: 03 December 2020
Job Type

Full Time

Qualification

Bachlors Degree

Experience

3 to 5 years Relevant experience required

Offered Salary

100000 - 150000 PKR

Gender

Male, Female

Region

Punjab

Job Description

We are building a better, healthier future for people all over the world. Working with 194 Member States, across six regions, and from more than 150 offices, WHO staff are united in a shared commitment to achieve better health for everyone, everywhere. Together we strive to combat diseases – communicable diseases like influenza and HIV, and noncommunicable diseases like cancer and heart disease. We help mothers and children survive and thrive so they can look forward to a healthy old age. We ensure the safety of the air people breathe, the food they eat, the water they drink – and the medicines and vaccines they need.

Up-to-date jobs in World Health Organization (WHO) invites applications for all Pakistani peoples to apply online through United Nations Pakistan official website i.e. www.un.org.pk. WHO announced position such as Communication Officer and Data Analyst (EPI) on projects based. The applicant who have completed their Bachelor’s Degree with five experience in relevant field. The position based on Islamabad male / female are eligible to apply also United Nations Pakistan strongly encourage women to apply. There are three easy steps to apply for United Nation Jobs.

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Vacant Positions:
Communication Officer

Industry:N.G.O./Social Services
Total Position:1
Job Type:Individual Contractor Agreement (UNOPS) ( First Shift (Day)
Department:WHO
Job Location:Islamabad, Lahore
Gender:No Preference
Minimum Education:BachelorsDegree
Minimum Experience:3 Years(Please refer to Job Description for relevant details)

The incumbent shall:

  • Monitor and analyze the news, coverage and updates of the country's mainstream media in the fields related to the health and WHO work, and prepare periodical analytical clipping reports for the management; solicit respective information from Sub-Offices and monitor submission;
  • In consultation with supervisor, identify and prioritize topics within the work of WHO that should be promoted through media communications; initiate, develop and actively contribute to production of communications materials using the most effective methods (audio-visual, photos, television, radio, multimedia presentations, videos, etc);
  • Draft WHO messages, media talking points, OP-EDs and other types of media supporting documents to facilitate dissemination of WHO health messages to the public and other stake holder. Draft press releases, media backgrounders and position statements and organize all the media events such as press briefings, journalists' trips, interviews, photo exhibits, etc
  • Provide technical support to the development, production and dissemination of relevant IEC materials to inform WHO staff, health partners and the general public on issues concerning WHO area of work;
  • Establish and maintain a network of media contacts to disseminate relevant media products;
  • Update CO's website as a media communications tool and monitor access, ensure use of guidelines and standards of the WHO;
  • In collaboration with MAC/EMRO organize and facilitate communication capacity building training programs for the field staff on how to reach out to, and work effectively with, the media to promote the WHO role in emergency situations and relevant issues;
  • Collect and adapt country specific training materials and communication guidelines for WHO staff working in humanitarian health.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
Education

Essential: University degree in journalism, communications, international relations or social science. Desirable: Master degree in any of the above areas, studies or experience-based knowledge of communications techniques and media relations.
Experience
Essential: At least 3 years of experience as a journalist or in a media organization (television, radio and/or print), at national or international level, or in the organization involved in information and communications projects.
Desirable: Experience in planning and implementing media and communications projects, including the development of audio and visual materials and tools. Knowledge or understanding of WHO mandate and goals or experience in similar positions in the UN or NGOs.
Skills

  • Proven skills in the development and implementation of communications/media products, including relations with the press and media.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure while producing results.
  • Ability to "think out of the box" and to make innovative proposals as related to communication. Tact, discretion and diplomacy.
  • Expert knowledge of English.
  • Expert knowledge of Local Language.

Data Analyst (EPI)
Industry:N.G.O./Social Services
Total Position:1
Job Type:Individual Contractor Agreement (UNOPS) ( First Shift (Day)
Department:WHO
Job Location:Islamabad
Gender:No Preference
Minimum Education:BachelorsDegree
Minimum Experience:5 Years(At least five of direct experience in data management and analysis for EPI)
Job Description
The Data Analyst assists in maintaining EPI data collection, analysis, interpretation and reporting.
Essential Functions are to assist team in:

  • Conduct analysis and prepare a report on the performance indicators on essential immunization coverage including the fixed and outreach activities and the impact of Covid-19 and the recovery plan on the immunization coverage and
  • Produce a report on the performance indicators of the vaccine preventable disease (VPD) and adverse Event following Immunization
  • Review and evaluate the different Management Information Systems used in all provinces for compliance and consistence.
  • Conduct data analysis and prepare graphs, tables, maps, infographics, presentations and reports
  • Develop KOBO-Collect (mobile app) forms for monitoring and provide report on dashboard
  • Performing other duties as required by the supervisor.

Knowledge, skills and abilities:

  • Understanding and experience in KOBO or any other Open Data Kit (ODK) tool
  • Education and experience in analytical software MS Excel, R, Stata, SPSS shall be added advantage
  • An understanding of database functionality and structure
  • Experience of database management and knowledge of basic statistics

How to Apply:-

  1. Apply online through Rozee Pakistan Official Website i.e. rozee.pk 
  2. Only shortlisted candidates called for test / interview.
  3. Incomplete or received application form could not be entertained.
  4. Last date of submission of application form 03 December 2020
  5. At the time of the interview, original documents should be brought.
  6. No need to send hard copies of documents.