The incumbent will lead WHO’s information and planning team and supervise the respective functional areas, at the country level. Provide authoritative advice to the emergency team on risk analysis, needs assessment, strategic and operational planning policy, procedures and best practices, monitoring, project management, information and data management.
Essential Requirements: An advanced university degree (Master’s level or above) in information management, public health, epidemiology, statistics, applied maths, business administration, public administration, or economic sciences complemented by training in information management from an accredited/recognized institute. At least seven years of related experience in strategic planning, monitoring, needs assessment, project management, data/information management and dissemination in the public health sector or health development sector, at national and international levels, part of which in emergency management or humanitarian context in leadership positions. Experience in developing and promoting collaborative partnerships.
HOW TO APPLY:
The first time you wish to apply for a job through the WHO career website, you will need to create an account on http://who.int/careers/en/. On the horizontal bar at the top of the page, click Sign In. On the Login page, create your own login account (account name and password) by clicking New User.
If you already have an account, enter your unique login information when you click the Sign In button to begin the application process. For WHO staff, enter your WHO username and password.
On the Job Search tab, find the vacancy to which you would like to apply, then click the Apply button.