UNICEF Adolescent and HIV/AIDS Specialist Jobs 2022 – Kenya NGO Jobs

UNICEF Adolescent and HIV/AIDS Specialist Jobs 2022 – Kenya NGO Jobs. UNICEF Kenya looking for “Adolescent and HIV/AIDS Specialist”. Applicants with a degree in Advanced University Degree may apply on or before 31st July 2022.

UNICEF has been working in Kenya for over 30 years.  With the formation of the independent Republic of Kenya in July 2011, UNICEF established a Country Office and has staff working all over the country to help build government institutions. UNICEF has maintained its presence in Kenya despite significant challenges in the operating environment by adopting a flexible approach to its work with the Government of Kenya.

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UNICEF Adolescent and HIV/AIDS Specialist Jobs 2022

The UNICEF has published a job vacancy announcement on 19th July 2022 for qualified Kenyans to fill in the vacant post of Adolescent and HIV/AIDS Specialist to be based in Kisumu, Kenya.

Recruiter United Nations Children’s Fund
Position Adolescent and HIV/AIDS Specialist
Location Kisumu, Kenya
Country Kenya
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Advanced University Degree
Experience Required Minimum Five years
Application Deadline 31st July 2022

UNICEF Job Vacancy 2022

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to/support the preparation/design and conduct/update of situation analysis and assessments on HIV related issues to ensure that comprehensive, relevant and evidence-based data are collected to guide country office HIV programming, monitoring and delivery of programme/project services.
  • Participate in strategic programme discussion to provide input and operational support to the development of an integrated HIV programmes/projects (within the country and/or UNDAF programmes). Formulate, design and prepare HIV (and/or sector/s of) programmes/projects proposal, ensuring alignment with the overall UNICEF’s Strategic Plans and Country Programme and coherence/integration with UN Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF), regional strategies and national priorities, plans and competencies.
  • Establish specific goals, objectives and strategies and implementation plans using results-based planning terminology and methodology (RBM).
  • Prepare HIV programme documentation for Country Office Programme recommendation ensuring alignment with the overall UNICEF’s Strategic Plans, regional strategies and national priorities, plans and competencies.
  • Work closely and collaboratively with internal and external colleagues and partners to provide technical and operational support to programme planning, management and implementation and to ensure synergy, integration, coherence and harmonization of HIV programmes/projects within the country programme, donors’ development strategies/policies, country level national priorities/competencies and UN system development interventions/initiatives.
  • Plan and/or collaborate with internal and external partners to establish monitoring benchmarks, performance indicators and other UNICEF/UN system indicators and measurement to assess/strengthen performance accountability, coherence and delivery of concrete and sustainable results for the assigned sector/s in HIV programmes.
  • Participate in monitoring and evaluation exercises, programme reviews and annual reviews with government and other counterparts to assess progress and to determine required action/interventions to achieve results.
  • Prepare/assess monitoring and evaluation reports to identify gaps, strengths/weaknesses in programme and management, identify lessons learned and use knowledge gained for development planning and timely intervention to achieve goals.
  • Actively monitor programmes/projects through field visits, surveys and/or exchange of information with partners/stakeholders to assess progress, identify bottlenecks and potential problems and take timely decisions to resolve issues and/or refer to relevant officials for timely resolution.
  • Monitor and verify the optimum/appropriate use of sector/s programme resources (financial, administrative and other assets) confirming compliance with organizational rules, regulations/procedures and donor commitments, standards of accountability and integrity and ensuring timely reporting and liquidation of resources.
  • Prepare regular/mandated programme/project reports for management, donors and partners to keep them informed of programme progress.
  • Provide technical guidance and operational support to government counterparts, NGO partners, UN system partners and other country office partners/donors on UNICEF policies, strategies, processes and best practices and approaches on HIV related issues to support programme development planning, management, implementation and delivery of results.
  • Participate in programme strategic discussions/planning to contribute to policy discussions and agenda setting to promote HIV interventions especially in the areas of gender inequality, social inclusion, human rights and humanitarian situations to ensure that at risks and vulnerable population are fully covered in times of greatest needs.

Position in Organization:

  • Adolescent & HIV/AIDS Specialist
  • Job no: 553053
  • Contract type: Fixed Term Appointment
  • Duty Station: Kisumu
  • Level: NO-3
  • Location: Kenya
  • Categories: Health
  • Deadline: 31st July 2022


  • An Advanced University Degree in public health, pediatric health, family health, health research, global/international health, health policy and/or management, environmental health sciences, biostatistics, socio-medical, health education, epidemiology or other health related sciences is required.


  • A minimum of 5 years of professional experience in public HIV/AIDS planning and management and/or in relevant areas of health care, health emergency/humanitarian preparedness, at the international level some of which preferably in a developing country is required. Relevant experience in HIV/AIDS programme/project development and management in any UN system agency or organization is an asset.

How to Apply UNICEF Adolescent and HIV/AIDS Specialist Jobs 2022

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/553053

The Closing Date: 31st July 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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