Health Manager at UNICEF, Bamako, Mali

Deadline: 23 August 2018

United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Health Manager in Bamako, Mali.

UNICEF works for a world in which every child has a fair chance in life.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Health Manager will perform the following functions-

  • Plan and provide technical support and guidance for the preparation, design and updating of the situation analysis to establish a comprehensive and updated strategic plan for development, design and management of health related programmes.
  • Participate in monitoring and evaluation exercises, programme reviews and annual sectoral reviews with the government and other counterparts to assess progress and to determine required action/interventions to achieve results.
  • Prepare policy papers, briefs and other strategic programme materials for management use, information and consideration.
  • Build and sustain effective close working partnerships with health sector government counterparts, national stakeholders, as well as global partners, allies, donors, and academia.
  • Promote critical thinking, innovative approaches and good practices for sustainable health programmes / projects initiatives.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have-

  • An advanced university degree in 1 of the following fields is required: public health/nutrition, pediatric health, family health, health research, global/international health, health policy and management, environmental health sciences, biostatistics, socio-medical, health education, epidemiology or another relevant technical field.
  • Minimum 8 years of professional experience in 1 or more of the following areas is required: public health/nutrition planning and management, maternal and neonatal health care, or health emergency / humanitarian preparedness.
  • Experience working in a developing country is considered as an asset.
  • Relevant experience in a UN system agency or organization is considered as an asset.
  • Fluency in English and French is required.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit UNICEF.