Public Well being Officer, UNOPS Location, IICA-2 – Switzerland

Normal background
As a part of the Public Well being Unit, the Public Well being Officer helps UNHCR’s efforts globally to make sure well timed recommendation is supplied to nation and regional public well being colleagues, and helps the event and implementation of instruments and pointers in a wide range of contexts. The Public Well being Officer helps capability constructing and data administration actions, develops new built-in training for public well being employees, manages the general public well being neighborhood, and helps common webinars for regional and nationwide degree employees. The incumbent can be instrumental in supporting the worldwide annual reporting course of, together with updates to survey questionnaires, compilation of regional and nation information on the world degree, and evaluation and visualization. She/he additionally oversees UNHCR’s participation in UNAIDS, working with WFP to assist the Inter-Company Process Pressure (IATT) on HIV. The Public Well being Officer stories to the Senior Public Well being Officer.

Project goal and scope
Foremost capabilities embody:

Capability constructing and data administration
• In step with the 2019 audit suggestions and in collaboration with the World Studying Middle, assist the implementation of precedence actions that strengthen PHS capability, together with public well being e-learning.
• Assist the event of built-in e-learning public well being in refugee emergencies in shut collaboration with the World Studying Middle and the Senior Public Well being Officer.
• Assist the coordination and administration of capability constructing and data sharing periods equivalent to world and regional webinars.
• Handle, replace and monitor Group of Observe (CoP).
• Develop month-to-month public well being e-newsletter and MHPSS e-newsletter.
• Collaborate, collate, and collate country-level finest practices and classes related to public well being responses, and contribute to tutorial linkages as wanted.
Web and Web public well being web site and HIV in emergencies web site (collectively managed with WFP). Reply to inquiries from the IATT web site, replace documentation on the web site and monitor its use.

Knowledge assortment, evaluation, visualization
• Replace information assortment instruments for the annual Inhabitants Well being Survey and Inhabitants Well being Inclusion Survey with the World Data Providers and Well being Data Programs Officer.
• Monitor well being information assortment, make clear discrepancies and lacking information, conduct information evaluation, visualization and presentation associated to surveys.
• Contribute to the event of knowledge assortment and information evaluation instruments and checklists; Assist statistical evaluation and information presentation.
• Be a backup to the Well being Data Programs Officer.

Assist for the work of the division
• Assist public well being, sexual and reproductive well being, MHPSS and vitamin actions.
• Contribute to the event of PHS inner and exterior stories and coverage paperwork as wanted.
• Assist IATT’s work in humanitarian emergencies with Head of Unit and WFP.
• Help within the coordination of the nation and regional Joint Program Monitoring System (JPMS). Report and put together a worldwide narrative report on HIV-related actions of UNHCR.
• Assist human sources administration duties together with useful clearances of the division.

{Qualifications} and expertise
A. Schooling (required degree and scope and/or most popular training)
• Medical diploma in healthcare (eg medical or nursing qualification)
• Grasp’s diploma or graduate certificates in public well being, vitamin or associated area most popular
• Graduate coaching in statistical computing and information evaluation is most popular

b. work expertise
• 6 years of undergraduate expertise; or 5 years of related post-graduate expertise; OR 4 years expertise in Ph.D. Related expertise contains expertise in health-related programming, together with progressively accountable roles, together with at the least 2 years in a world capability.
• Expertise in resource-supporting public well being applications by worldwide operations.
• Expertise in main capability constructing actions is an asset.

c. Key competencies
• Programming expertise utilizing R, SPSS, SAS and/or Stata desired.
• Must know learn how to use Energy BI.
• Good communication expertise with robust interpersonal and negotiation expertise to take care of numerous cultural and academic backgrounds.
• Report writing expertise.
• Sturdy logical pondering skill and organizational expertise.
• Data of monitoring and analysis.

Language Necessities:
• Wonderful written and spoken English required.

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