Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
We are looking for a dynamic, passionate, and innovative Panamanian professional with knowledge and experience in protecting the rights of children. Please read the job profile and apply if you think you are the right person:
IMPORTANT: Only those who have Panamanian nationality can apply.
PURPOSE OF THE JOB:
Under the supervision of the Programme Manager, the selected professional will lead UNICEF´s Panama Child Protection programme, providing technical support, strengthening coordination structures for the sector, applying innovative approaches, monitoring initiatives in the field, and managing knowledge in order to contribute to UNICEF´s efforts to improve the lives of children and adolescents in Panama.
MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES AND TASKS:
TO QUALIFY AS AN ADVOCATE FOR EVERY CHILD YOU WILL HAVE:
This is a fixed term position and a career opportunity.
HOW CAN YOU MAKE A DIFFERENCE?
UNICEF works in some of the world’s toughest places, to reach the world’s most disadvantaged children. To save their lives. To defend their rights. To help them fulfill their potential. Across 190 countries and territories, we work for every child, everywhere, every day, to build a better world for everyone. And we never give up.
We work in Panamá since 1991 and we are looking for someone who is committed to the UNICEF’s mandate and its effort to improve the lives of children in Panama, while building a long term professional career with us.
FOR EVERY CHILD, YOU DEMONSTRATE:
UNICEF’s core values of Commitment, Diversity and Integrity and core competencies in Communication, Working with People and Drive for Results.
The technical competencies required for this post are:
Salary Scales Staff members in the National Officer and General Service categories are recruited locally and are paid a salary based on a local salary scale which is reviewed periodically. The monthly net salary range is between USD$4,400.00 - 5,100.00. it will depend on the years of experience. For more detailed information, please see the Panama UN Salary scale:
The sites of the International Civil Service Commission, United Nations Common System and the United Nations Secretariat provide more information Benefits and Entitlements Employees’ benefit from family-friendly, work-life, and diversity policies and UNICEF is committed to maintaining a balanced gender and geographical representation.
Other benefits and entitlements include:
Please note that some benefits are paid depending on the duty station and type of assignment. UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages all candidates, irrespective of gender, nationality, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of the organization.