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 - DONOR REPORTING
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/TA138
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P level
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 19 Jun 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK - PSYCHOSOCIAL OFFICER (PUBLIC MENTAL HEALTH)
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/TA62
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P level
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 30 Jun 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK - RESOURCE MOBILIZATION OFFICER
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/PEC/TA139
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 24 Jun 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK - STAFF COUNSELLOR
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/TA132
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P level
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 01 Jun 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK - SURGE CAPACITY - ANTHROPOLOGIST
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/TA187
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade:
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 31 May 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 May 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 May 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 May 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 May 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 May 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 May 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 May 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK - SURGE CAPACITY - OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY (OHS) SPECIALIST
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/TA40
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade: P level
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 25 Jun 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 May 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 May 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 May 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 May 2015

EBOLA OUTBREAK-TECHNICAL OFFICER (Management)- CLOSING DATE 31 MAY 2015
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/TA121
Duty Station: Freetown Sierra Leone
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 31 May 2015

INTERNATIONAL RECRUITMENT - PROFESSIONAL CATEGORY

Administrateur National chargé du Programme de promotion de la Santé (NPO/HPR)
Vacancy Number: AFRO/14/FT536
Duty Station: Praia Cape Verde
Grade: NO-B
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 09 Jun 2015

Advisor, Noncommunicable Diseases & Mental Health
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT259
Duty Station: Bridgetown Barbados
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 16 Jun 2015

Advisor, Noncommunicable Diseases Surveillance, Prevention and Control
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT264
Duty Station: Washington, D.C. United States of America
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 19 Jun 2015

Data Manager
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/MCA/TA123
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 29 May 2015

Director (Essential Medicines & Products)
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HQ/FT182
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: D2
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 01 Jun 2015

Director, Reproductive Health and Research, including HRP
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/FCH/FT212
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: D2
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 06 Jun 2015

Editor
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HQ/FT257
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 05 Jun 2015

External Relations Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/PEC/TA127
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P2
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 02 Jun 2015

Finance Manager (Grant)
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HQ/FT256
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 05 Jun 2015

Finance Officer (Grants)
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HQ/FT262
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 11 Jun 2015

Health Economist
Vacancy Number: IARC/15/FT263
Duty Station: Lyons France
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 19 Jun 2015

Internships - WHO the Western Pacific Region (between 01 July 2015 - 31 December 2015)
Vacancy Number: WPRO/15/INT1
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade:
Contract Type: Internship
Closing Date: 31 May 2015

Legal Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/DGD/FT261
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 11 Jun 2015

Medical Epidemiologist - readvertised
Vacancy Number: SEAR/CO/14/FT13
Duty Station: New Delhi India
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 04 Jun 2015

Medical Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HTM/FT258
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 08 Jun 2015

NPO/Programme Management Officer
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/FT265
Duty Station: Addis Ababa Ethiopia
Grade: NO-D
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 08 Jun 2015

National Programme Officer/Laboratory
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/SSA6
Duty Station: Addis Ababa Ethiopia
Grade: NO-C
Contract Type: Special Service Agreement
Closing Date: 03 Jun 2015

Operational Lead, Payroll
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/GMG/TASR39
Duty Station: Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Temporary Appointment under Staff Rule 420.4
Closing Date: 03 Jun 2015

Operations Officer - Stop-Polio , DRC
Vacancy Number: /15/TA145
Duty Station: Kinshasa Democratic Republic of the Congo
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 16 Jun 2015

Programme and Administrative Officer
Vacancy Number: WPRO/15/FT270
Duty Station: Honiara Solomon Islands
Grade: P2
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 19 Jun 2015

Regional Adviser (Disability & Injury Prevention and Rehabilitation)
Vacancy Number: SEAR/RO/15/FT18
Duty Station: New Delhi India
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 18 Jun 2015

Roster of Regional Team Leader (RTL)
Vacancy Number: SEAR/WRO/ROST3/2015
Duty Station: Multiple duty stations
Grade:
Contract Type: Special Service Agreement
Closing Date: 11 Jun 2015

Scientist
Vacancy Number: IARC/15/FT213
Duty Station: Lyons France
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 01 Jun 2015

Scientist (Intervention Research)
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HQ/FT255
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 26 Jun 2015

Senior Auditor
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/DGD/FT253
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 03 Jun 2015

Technical Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/FWC/FT238
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 16 Jun 2015

Technical Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/NMH/TA126
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 01 Jun 2015

Technical Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HSE/TA124
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P2
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 29 May 2015

Technical Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/PED/TA130
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 04 Jun 2015

Technical Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/RHR/TA136
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 12 Jun 2015

Technical Officer
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/NMH/FT268
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 19 Jun 2015

Technical Officer
Vacancy Number: /15/TA144
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 16 Jun 2015

Technical Officer
Vacancy Number: EURO/15/FT260
Duty Station: Moscow Russian Federation
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 12 Jun 2015

Technical Officer (Ebola Research & Development Team)
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HQ/TA133
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: P1
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 02 Jun 2015

Technical Officer (Malaria Specialist)
Vacancy Number: WPRO/15/FT248
Duty Station: Port Moresby Papua New Guinea
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 29 May 2015

Technical Officer - Public Health Services - PHS
Vacancy Number: EURO/15/TASR40
Duty Station: Copenhagen Denmark
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary Appointment under Staff Rule 420.4
Closing Date: 02 Jun 2015

Technical Officer - eHealth Coordination
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/TA140
Duty Station: Brazzaville Congo
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 10 Jun 2015

Technical Officer Environmental Surveillance
Vacancy Number: /15/TA143
Duty Station: Brazzaville Congo
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 16 Jun 2015

Technical Officer, Containment
Vacancy Number: /15/TA142
Duty Station: Brazzaville Congo
Grade: P4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 16 Jun 2015

Technical Officer, Health Services Delivery (HSD)
Vacancy Number: EURO/15/TASR38
Duty Station: Copenhagen Denmark
Grade: P2
Contract Type: Temporary Appointment under Staff Rule 420.4
Closing Date: 04 Jun 2015

Technical Officer, REA
Vacancy Number: /15/TA141
Duty Station: Brazzaville Congo
Grade: P3
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 16 Jun 2015

Temporary Surveillance Officer
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/SSA5
Duty Station: Gambela Ethiopia
Grade: NO-C
Contract Type: Special Service Agreement
Closing Date: 29 May 2015

Unit Chief, Risk Factors and Nutrition
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT230
Duty Station: Washington, D.C. United States of America
Grade: P5
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 29 May 2015

LOCAL RECRUITMENT - GENERAL SERVICES CATEGORY

ASSISTANT AUX OPERATIONS
Vacancy Number: AFRO/15/FT269
Duty Station: Cotonou Benin
Grade: G7
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 22 Jun 2015

Assistant
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HSE/TA135
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: G4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 10 Jun 2015

Assistant
Vacancy Number: WPRO/15/TASR41
Duty Station: Manila Philippines
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Temporary Appointment under Staff Rule 420.4
Closing Date: 12 Jun 2015

Assistant (Documentation Services)
Vacancy Number: IARC/15/FT271
Duty Station: Lyons France
Grade: G4
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 26 Jun 2015

BFU Assistant (326134)
Vacancy Number: EMRO/15/TA134
Duty Station: Cairo Egypt
Grade: G4
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 04 Jun 2015

Executive Assistant (Partnerships and Resource Mobilization)
Vacancy Number: SEAR 2015/08
Duty Station: New Delhi India
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 08 Jun 2015

Finance Assistant (position 361604)
Vacancy Number: /15/FT266
Duty Station: Amman Jordan
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 02 Jun 2015

Finance Assistant (several positions)
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/GSC/FT250
Duty Station: Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 29 May 2015

Paralegal
Vacancy Number: PAHO/15/FT254
Duty Station: Washington, D.C. United States of America
Grade: G6
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 05 Jun 2015

Secretary
Vacancy Number: WPRO/15/TASR36
Duty Station: Manila Philippines
Grade: G4
Contract Type: Temporary Appointment under Staff Rule 420.4
Closing Date: 29 May 2015

Secretary
Vacancy Number: WPRO/15/FT267
Duty Station: Manila Philippines
Grade: G4
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 19 Jun 2015

Senior Finance Assistant (several positions)
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/GSC/FT249
Duty Station: Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
Grade: G6
Contract Type: Fixed-term Appointment
Closing Date: 29 May 2015

TEAM ASSISTANT
Vacancy Number: HQ/15/HQ/TA131
Duty Station: Geneva Switzerland
Grade: G5
Contract Type: Temporary appointment
Closing Date: 05 Jun 2015