Logistician, lmmunization Systems Support Regional Coordinator

OMS - Organisation Mondiale de la Santé - Brazzaville (Congo)

Reference AFRO/14/TASR33

Issue Date 26/07/2014

Type of Contract CDD

Duration of Contract 2 ans ou plus

Education Voir annonce

Work Experience Au moins 7 ans

Department: AFRO Africa Regional Office (AF/RGO) / AF/IVE Immunization, Vaccines and Emergencies (AF/IVE) RIN

Position n° 332

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About the employer / working context

Classe : P4 
Type de contrat : Temporary Appointment under Staff Rule 420.4  
Durée :  Two (2) years 

To support the 46 Member States in in the African Region in providing high-quality immunization services to all communities in order to prevent mortality, morbidity and disability from diseases which are preventable through the optimum use of currently available vaccines and vaccines that become available periodically.

Duties and Responsibilities

1. Providing guidance for the development / revision of national policies, norms and standards in the different areas of immunization systems support (e.g. cold chain, vaccine management, injection safety, etc);
2. Building national capacities in all areas of immunization systems support through development of training materials in supply chain management, supporting regional and national training centres, facilitating orientation and updating workshops/seminars, creating and moderating networks of national supply chain managers and logisticians, etc.;
3. Developing strategies and methods for planning, monitoring and evaluating the implementation of immunization operations at both the national and district level to include service delivery, logistics and supply chain management, equipment/infrastructure management and maintenance;
4. Coordinating immunization logistics programmes at the country and IST levels, including the support to (a) demand forecasting for vaccines and related commodities, (b) effective vaccine stock management (c) the use, maintenance and replacement of IVD vehicle fleet;
5. Providing logistics/cold chain support in emergency and humanitarian action;
6. Providing guidance, training and technical support in the area of integrated logistics and supply chain planning and management for health system strengthening;
7. Fostering inter-sectoral collaboration and partnerships in logistics and supply chain management.

Job Qualifications & Skills / Selection Criteria

Formation :
Essential: Post-graduate degree from a recognized university in engineering sciences.
Desirable: Training in immunization Iogistics.

Compétences : 
- Technical expertise in the area of immunization systems support (e.g. cold chain, vaccine management, injection safety, etc);
- Ability to review and analyze immunization systems data, monitor and present programme progress;
- Excellent in communication, teaching and organizational skills.

Proficiency in the use of data management and statistical software.

WHO Competencies:
1) . Building and promoting partnerships across the organization and beyond;
2). Ensuring the effective use of resources;
3). Creating an empowering and motivating environment;
4). Driving WHO to a successful future;
5). Moving forward in a changing environment.

Expérience :
Essential: At least 7 years of experience in planning, monitoring and evaluating immunization programme operations at the national and international level.
Desirable: Field experience in the implementation of national immunization programmes within the African Region would be an asset.

Langues :
Excellent knowledge of English or French with a good working knowledge of the other language. Knowledge of Portuguese would be an advantage.

Traitment annuel (Net d'impôts)
USD 67611 fonctionnaire sans personnes à charge
USD 72605 fonctionnaire avec personnes à charge au premier degré

Ajustement de Poste: 74.6 % des montants mentionnés ci-dessus. Ce pourcentage n'a qu'une valeur indicative et peut varier, chaque mois, à la hausse ou à la baisse.
Cette vacance de poste pourra être utilisée pour pourvoir un poste similaire, au même grade.
Les candidatures en ligne sont vivement encouragées pour permettre à l'OMS de conserver votre profil dans une base de données permanente. Veuillez consulter le site du recrutement en ligne de l'OMS à : http://www.who.int/employment/fr/ ; vous y trouverez toutes les informations sur les procédures relatives aux candidatures en ligne.

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Additional Information about the position

Position Type: Temps plein

Working Hours: Horaire normal

Working Language: Français

Second Language: Anglais

Salary: Montant 67611