United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Education & Child Protection Officer in El Fula, Sudan.
UNICEF works for a world in which every child has a fair chance in life.
7 February 2018
The Education & Child Protection Officer will perform the following functions-
-Conduct/update situation analysis for the program sector/s for development, design and management of child protection and education related programs/projects.
-Research and report on development trends and (economic, social, health etc) data for use in program development, management, monitoring, evaluation and delivery of results.
-Contribute to the development/establishment of sectoral program goals, objectives and strategies and results-based planning through research, collection, analysis and reporting of child protection, education and other related information for development planning and priority and goal setting.
-Provide technical and operational support throughout all stages of programming processes by executing/administering a variety of technical, program, operational and administrative transactions, preparing related materials/documentations and complying with organizational processes and management systems, to support program planning, results based planning (RBM) and monitoring and evaluating results.
-Prepare required program documentations/materials/data to facilitate the program review and approval process.
Applicants must have-
-University degree in Social Sciences, International Relations, Government, Public Administration, Public Policy, Social Policy, Social Development, Community Development, or other relevant disciplines, with specialized training in conflict resolution.
-A minimum of 2 years of professional experience in social development planning and management in child protection, education and/other related areas is required.
-Relevant experience in child protection, education and related areas, program/project development and management in a UN system agency or organization is an asset.
-Experience in both development and humanitarian contexts is an added advantage.
-Fluency in English is required.
-Knowledge of another official UN language or a local language is an asset.