National Professional Officer at WHO, Islamabad, Pakistan

Deadline: 27 December 2018

World Health Organization (WHO) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of National Professional Officer in Islamabad, Pakistan. The duration of this post is 2 years.

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

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The National Professional Officer will perform the following functions:

  • Implement fundraising strategies including establishment of systematic and planned approaches to regular interaction with donors, drafting and submission of proposals, reporting documents and timely receipt and acknowledgement of funds, in line with WHO procedures and donors’ specific requirements.
  • Organize regular briefings, meetings, visits and events with the donors and health development partners, and devise action plan for follow-up.
  • Survey fundraising opportunities among donors, regularly update donor profiles and maintain a monitoring database for donor assistance, maintain database of contacts of external partners.
  • Compile consolidated reports for donors as stipulated in the donor agreements.
  • Disseminate to the partners the WHO information/advocacy reports relating to donor assisted programs.
  • Strengthen fundraising capacity of staff by developing proposals on training needs and providing advice to staff on fundraising techniques.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have:

  • University degree in social, international relations or political science.
  •  Training or good understanding of budgetary and financial processes.
  •  At least 2 years’ experience in resource mobilization, international or public relations with emphasis on donor relations.
  •  Experience in an International Organization or NGO, especially related to health promotion.
  • Experience in working with diverse stakeholders (governments, the UN system, civil society).
  • Expert knowledge of English.
  • Expert knowledge of Local Language.
  • Nationality of Pakistan.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit WHO.