Health and Nutrition Officer (NO-A) Fixed-Term

Health and Nutrition Officer (NO-A) Fixed-Term,
Phnom Penh, Cambodia

For every child, health and nutrition
UNICEF started operation in Cambodia in 1952 and opened first country office in 1973 in Phnom Penh. More information on what we do in Cambodia is available at
How can you make a difference?
Summary of key functions/accountabilities:
• Support to programme development and planning
• Programme management, monitoring and delivery of results
• Technical and operational support to programme implementation
• Networking and partnership building
• Innovation, knowledge management and capacity building
To qualify as a champion for every child you will have…
1)- A university degree in one of the following fields is required:  medicine (medical doctor), nutrition, public health, health/nutritional epidemiology, global/international health and nutrition, health/nutrition research, policy and/or management, health sciences, or another health-related science field.
2)- A minimum of one year of professional experience in a developing country in one or more of the following areas is required: health, immunization, nutrition, public health, health/nutrition planning and management, or maternal, infant and child health/nutrition care.
3)- Experience in health/nutrition programme/project development in a UN system agency or organization is an asset
4)- Fluency in English is required.  Knowledge of another official UN language or local language of the duty station is considered as an asset.
The detailed job descriptions are available in the link provided and if you are interested and meet the profiles, please submit an application through

The closing date for applications is 15 March 2019

UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified female and male candidates from all religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to be part of the organization.