Technical Officer at WHO, Geneva, Switzerland

Deadline: 31 October 2018

World Health Organisation (WHO) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of Technical Officer in Geneva, Switzerland. The duration of this post is 6 months.

The primary role of WHO is to direct and coordinate international health within the United Nations system.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Technical Officer will perform following functions-

  • Draft and maintain up-to-date standard training and briefing materials according to adult learning principles for MGA-related subjects based on evolvement of service delivery, including standard PPTs, online modules, video clips/transcripts and table-top exercises/simulations.
  • Provide facilitation support for training-related face-to-face workshop, online webex session or other blended learning schemes in both English and French when requested.
  • Provide input on development and maintenance of fit-for-purpose Learning Management Systems for internal and external clients.
  • Provide support and maintain current IT tools on information management within MGA.
  • Provide input to learning-related strategic initiatives within WHE5.
  • Perform any other related duties including replacing and backstopping as required.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have-

  • University degree in Business Management, Human Resources, Education, Learning and Development or related field.
  • Training certification in Project Management.
  • At least 2 years of experience at the national and international level in training-related activities applying adult learning principles.
  • Experience in design and deliver eLearning courses with adult audience, applying relevant IT tools for content authoring.
  • Relevant experience within the context of emergency management.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Expert knowledge of English. Intermediate knowledge of French.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit WHO.