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Social Policy Officer

Social Policy Officer (NO-B) Fixed-Term, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
For every child, effective advocacy.
How can you make a difference?
Under the general guidance of the supervisor, the Social Policy officer is accountable for providing technical support and assistance in public finance management to deliver results for children at national and subnational levels. This encompasses both direct programme work with government and civil society partners as well as linkages and support to other UNICEF teams working on education, health and nutrition, child protection, water and sanitation, and social protection.
Summary of key functions/accountabilities:
• Research and budget analysis for children
• Leveraging public budget for children at subnational level
• Develop strategies to influence sub-national budgetfor children with equity focus with use of generated evidences.
• UNICEF Programme Management
To qualify as an advocate for every child you will have…
• A university degree in one of the following fields is required: Economics, Public Policy, Social Sciences, International Relations, Political Science, or another relevant technical field.
• A minimum of two years of relevant professional experience is required.
• Experience working in a developing country is considered as a strong asset.
• Background and/or familiarity with emergency is considered as a strong 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 https://www.unicef.org/about/employ/?job=515809

The closing date for applications is 12 September 2018

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.