Emergency Sexual and Reproductive Health Coordinator
From Mwananchi, Agosti 10 2015

Post title: Emergency Sexual and Reproductive Health Coordinator.
Salary Scale: NOB
Duration: 2 months
Contract type: Special Service Agreement Service Cantract (SSA)
Duty station: Kigoma, United Republic ot Tanzania
Organizational unit: UNFPA Tanzania
Closing Date: 14th August 2015

Organizational Setting:
There has been an influx of Burundian asylum seekers following the political unrest in Burundi since April 26, 2015. UNFPA Tanzania Country Office is playing a key role to respond to the reproductive health needs and sexual and gender based violence to the Burundian refugees and affected population.
UNFPA is the member of the UN Humanitarian Working Group and two sub groups of Health and Protection that works in coordination to respond to the humanitarian situation in the country.
Under the overall supervision of the UNFPA Tanzania CO Deputy Representative and reporting directly to the Assistant Representative, the incumbent will facilitate and coordinate the rapid implementation of RH programmes to address the reproductive health needs of the conflict affected population. .
The Emergency RH Coordinator's duties should focus on supporting the country office in: providing technical assistance to implementation, monitoring and supervision of humanitarian-funded RH work plena with partners, building coalitions with the MOH and other organizations working in the Nyarugusu Refugee camps and
Burundian refugee's sites elsewhere in Kigoma region, monitoring and evaluation, documenting and reporting on the programme.

Main Functions
The incumbent will serve as a member and will represent UNFPA in the Health and Protection Sub-Working
Groups at field locations and at national as when necessary. More specifically, the incumbent will work closely with the Humanitarian focal person at the CO and under the guidance of the Assistant Representative.


Applicants are kindly requested to send their CV and P11 form which can be accessed through along with a cover letter to UNFPA's Office in Dar es Salaam by e-mail to by 14 August 2015.

The detailed Terms of Reference (TOR) is posted on the UNFPA Tanzania Country Office website accessible via URl
Please indicate clearly in the cover letter the post reference, otherwise your application may not be considered. Applicants will be short-listed on the basis of their qualifications and work experience. Only the short-listed candidates will be invited for interview.
UNFPA is an equal opportunity employer.

UNFPA aims at delivering 'a world where every pregnancy is wanted, every childbirth is safe, and every young person's potential is fulfilled

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