Antimicrobial Resistance Technical Analyst

Partner UNEP (Knowledge and Risk Unit)
Job categories Environment
Vacancy code VA/2019/B5119/17388
Level ICS-9
Department/office ECR, GVA, UN Partners
Duty station Geneva, Switzerland
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-1
Duration 13 months, renewable
Application period 15-Feb-2019 to 03-Mar-2019

Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.

Please note that UNOPS will at no stage of the recruitment process request candidates to make payments of any kind.

This vacancy has been cancelled.

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UN Environment is the United Nations systems designated entity for addressing environmental issues at the global and regional level. Its mandate is to coordinate the development of environmental policy consensus by keeping the global environment under review and bringing emerging issues to the attention of governments and the international community for action. The overall objective of UN Environment's Economy Division is to encourage decision makers in government, local authorities and industry to develop and adopt policies, strategies and practices and technologies that promote sustainable patterns of consumption and production, make efficient use of natural resources, ensure safe management of chemicals and contribute to making trade and environment policies mutually supportive. It promotes the development, use and transfer of policies, technologies, economic instruments, managerial practices and other tools that assist in environmentally sound decision making and the building of corresponding activities

UN Environment's Economy Division, Chemicals and Health Branch works with international and nongovernmental organizations, national and local governments, business and industry to develop and implement policies, strategies and practices that are cleaner and safer, incorporate environmental costs, use natural resources efficiently, reduce pollution and risks for humans and the environment, and enable the implementation of conventions and international agreements.

This post is located in the Chemicals and Health Branch of the Economy Division in Geneva. Under the overall supervision of the Chief of the Branch and the daily supervision of Unit Head of the Knowledge and Risk Unit.

Scope of support: Knowledge and Risk Unit, AMR portfolio

The Antimicrobial Resistance Technical Analyst will work in the Knowledge and Risk Unit of the Chemicals and Health Branch. This post is located in UN Environment – Economy Division at the Geneva duty station.

The Antimicrobial Resistance Technical Analyst will support and assist in t...

The Antimicrobial Resistance Technical Analyst will work 13 months full-tim...

 Advanced university degree in one of the following areas: Environmental Po...

Minimum of 2 years’ relevant work experience, of which at least 1 at Inter...

Fluency in oral and written English is required. 

Good technical understanding of global environmental issues and antimicrobia...

Treats all individuals with respect; responds sensitively to differences and enc...

Contract type: Individual Contractor Agreement (ICA) Contract level: Intern...

Please note that the closing date is midnight Copenhagen time Applications ...
This vacancy has been cancelled.


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