UNICEF Programme Specialist Jobs 2024 – Ethiopia NGO Jobs

1 month ago 3142

UNICEF Programme Specialist Jobs 2024 – Ethiopia NGO Jobs.

UNICEF Ethiopia looking for “Programme Specialist”.

Applicants with an Advanced University Degree may apply on or before 19th April, 2024.

UNICEF is a Christian international relief and development agency working globally to end poverty and injuries and to restore hope in some of the world’s poorest communities. UNICEF have the vision to see 50 million people released from material and spiritual poverty through a worldwide network of 100,000 local churches. We operate in more than fifty countries around the world.

The UNICEF has published a job vacancy announcement on 13th April, 2024 for qualified Ethiopians to fill in the vacant post of Programme Specialist to be based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

UNICEF Job Vacancy 2024

Key functions, accountabilities, and related duties/tasks:

  • Including but not limited to managing the ongoing Child Rights Impact Assessment (CRIA) and disclosures project on child rights in the digital environment, Responsible Digital Marketing Project, the Responsible Innovation in Technology for Children (RITEC) project as well as oversee and ensure strategic roll-out of the UNICEF Interdivisional COP Framework, the ITU/UNICEF Training modules, and the B-Tech Paper on Child Rights. This also involves the provision of strategic, logistical and programmatic support to senior management and other UNICEF colleagues in relation to engagement with the tech industry, regulators and relevant business stakeholders.
  • Provide technical support to HQ Divisions, ROs, COs, National Committees and other HQ teams to further drive momentum on digital CRB and programme integration. This requires liaising and working closely with programme teams in HQ, ROs and COs to embed CRB approached in programme strategies and including advocacy messaging on child rights in the digital environment. This includes existing priority areas (e.g., digital CRB, CO model strategy on industry engagement) and advancing emerging themes (e.g. Generative AI, etc.), as relevant.
  • Duties include coordinating regular information exchange and experience sharing meetings (e.g., CRB Digital Working Group); regularly liaising with ROs and relevant COs; responding to requests for technical support; and capturing case studies of impactful UNICEF programming, partnerships and advocacy work and initiatives at country-level.
  • This involves engaging with relevant stakeholders including governments, regional bodies, decision makers, industry, foundations, civil society organisations in support of advancing child rights in the digital environment through research. publications, events, corporate benchmarks, reporting frameworks etc.
  • Drive content development, proposal writing and donor engagement (incl. follow-up) to support resource mobilization in support of digital CRB and programmatic work at CO-level. This requires working closely with relevant Natcom and HQ, ROs, and COs to develop tailored and targeted proposals, and engaging with relevant UNICEF colleagues before and during donor engagement.

Position in Organization:

  • Position Title: Programme Specialist
  • Job no: 571119
  • Contract type: Temporary Appointment
  • Duty Station: Addis Ababa
  • Level: P-3
  • Location: Ethiopia
  • Deadline: 19th April, 2024

Minimum Requirements:


  • An advanced university degree (equivalent to a Master’s) from an accredited institution is required in social sciences, development, business, international law, human rights, child rights or another relevant technical field.


  • At least 5 years of relevant work experience in business and human rights, children’s rights and business, sustainability or related area including at the international level.

Language Required:

  • Fluency in English is required.

How to Apply UNICEF Programme Specialist Jobs 2024

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to https://jobs.unicef.org/cw/en-us/job/571119

The Closing Date: 19th April, 2024.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

View More Jobs:

Source Article