UNICEF Immunization Specialist Jobs 2022 – Zambia Jobs

UNICEF Immunization Specialist Jobs 2022 – Zambia Jobs. UNICEF Zambia looking for “Immunization Specialist”. Applicants with A University Degree may apply on or before 23 June 2022.

UNICEF Immunization Specialist Jobs 2022

The UNICEF has published a job vacancy announcement on 13 June 2022 for qualified Zambia’s to fill in the vacant post of Immunization Specialist to be based in Lusaka, Zambia.

Recruiter United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF)
Position Immunization Specialist
Location Lusaka, Zambia
Country Zambia
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification University Degree
Experience Required At least (5) years
Application Deadline 23 June 2022

UNICEF Job Vacancy 2022

How can you make a difference: Under the direct supervision of Chief Health and HIV/ADS, the incumbent will be responsible for project design, planning, implementation, monitoring, evaluation, and administration of immunisation Supply Chain and Logistics (iSCL), specifically the cold chain systems strengthening. The incumbent will support implementation and monitoring of the effective vaccines management (EVM) plan of Zambia; deployment and maintenance of the cold chain equipment at national, provincial and district level including solar disk drive (SDD) refrigerator; forecasting of cold chain equipment, vaccines and injection devices for routine and supplementary immunization Activities (SIAs); train health staff on vaccine and cold chain management, while also monitoring the implementation of immunization interventions in the field, in support of the country programme goals, objectives and strategy.

Summary of key functions/accountabilities:

  • Ensures the availability of accurate, complete, and up-to-date information on iSCL/CCE required for effective immunization programme and project design, implementation, management, monitoring, and evaluation.
  • Drafts sound project budgets on iSCL/CCE for review by the supervisor, ensuring accuracy and appropriateness of data and coding. Drafts updated project status reports.
  • Assembles and provides updated data and information on national cold chain logistics management systems for effective immunisation programme and for programme monitoring, analysis, and reporting.
  • Analyses of the programme status and recommends appropriate adjustments as necessary. Analyses collected data and information and prepares progress reports, drafts changes in immunization project work plans with identification of required cold chain equipment and accessories.
  • Drafts sections of donor, annual and other project documentation related to iSCL/CCE ensuring accuracy and consistency with established rules, regulations and plans of action.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Advanced university degree in one of the disciplines relevant to the following areas: Electromechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Public Health Engineering, Supply Chain Management, Health Sciences, Public Health, Epidemiology, International Development, Medicine, or a field relevant to technical assistance in immunization Supplies, Cold Chain, and Logistics.
  • At least (5) years of experience in international public health programme management
  • Experience in immunization is mandatory

Other Details

  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply UNICEF Immunization Specialist Jobs 2022

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The Closing Date: 23 June 2022

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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