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Consultant

at UNICEF
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Date Posted August 20, 2019
Category Social Services & Nonprofit
Job Type FULL_TIME
Currency KSH
Work Hours Day
Street Address UN Avenue

Description

Consultancy: Social Policy - To support the County Government of Mombasa to develop the finance and economic sector plan
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Locations: Africa: Kenya
Work Type : Consultancy

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.

Experience Requirements

Minimum Eight years progressively responsible professional work experience at national and international levels in managing Cold chain equipment, vaccine management and supply management.

Work experience in managing large-scale projects, working with governments, working in resource-limited settings, monitoring and evaluating supply chains, and risk management and mitigation will be an asset.

Job Responsibilities

Assess and follow up with stakeholders to ensure that site is ready before installation of the cold rooms (based on the protocol E01/CR-FR01-VP2.1) and propose an update of this protocol.
Propose the best design that will maximize storage space for each category of commodities (pharmaceutical, HIV/AIDS reagents, EPI, etc.)
Based on the building set up and information gathered from stakeholders (mainly MoH/NMS), propose a volume configuration for the cold rooms and provide recommendations thereof.
In consultation with all stakeholders, identify the optimal service requirement for the installation of large size cold rooms and prepare a generic TOR for provision of services such as temperature mapping and installation services.

Education Requirements

Advanced university degree from a recognized academic institution in one or more of the following areas: HVAC / Refrigeration / Electrical / Engineering, Project Management, Data Management and Analysis or related to supply and logistics operations in UNICEF program areas.

First university degree combined with relevant professional work experience and understanding of relevant functions may be considered in lieu of advanced university degree.

Skills

Product knowledge on cold chain equipment, new cold chain technologies and understanding of the principles of vaccine management, knowledge and experience working with regulatory bodies such as WHO/PQS, data management analysis and reporting are essential. Knowledge of procurement processes and good distribution practice will be an asset.

Fluency in English required. French will be an advantage