Health, Safety, Social and Environmental Senior Analyst - Occupational Health & Safety

Job categories Health, Safety and Environment
Vacancy code VA/2021/B5303/21875
Department/office AFR, KEMCO, Kenya MCO
Duty station Pemba, Mozambique
Contract type Local ICA Specialist
Contract level LICA Specialist-9
Duration Ongoing ICA – ‘Open-ended, subject to organizational requirements, availability of funds and satisfactory performance.’
Application period 04-Jun-2021 to 20-Jun-2021


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


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UNOPS Kenya Multicountry Office (KEMC) helps partners achieve their project goals in sectors including: governance, education, health, the environment, grant management and rural development. UNOPS KEMC has over twenty years of experience working in Africa, including on large scale infrastructure projects. With a flexible and responsive presence throughout the region, UNOPS is able to scale up rapidly, through various mechanisms into high risk areas which have proven to be beneficial to partners.

As part of the IDP crisis response, the Republic of Mozambique is preparing the Mozambique Northern Crisis Recovery Project (P176157) to be financed by the International Development Association (IDA) in the amount of US$100 million. The Project Development Objective is to improve access to basic services and economic opportunities for internally displaced persons and host communities in targeted areas of Northern Mozambique. The Project will be implemented by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MADER) through the National Sustainable Development Fund (FNDS). The Project will retain and make use of existing Financial Management (FM) capacities and project oversight systems at FNDS. 

The Government intends to contract UNOPS to provide overall technical support to Project implementation, including through the preparation of Environmental and Social Safeguards instruments, based on the World Bank’s Environmental and Social Frameworks (ESF); as well as support in M&E. UNOPS is further tasked with the implementation of distinct project components.

The proposed Project has four components: Component 1 – Building social cohesion and resilience to conflict; Component 2 – Provision of livelihoods and economic opportunities for IDPs and host communities; Component 3 –Rehabilitation of public infrastructure and Component 4 – Project management and oversight.

UNOPS is looking for an Health, Safety, Social and Environmental Senior Analyst - Occupational Health & Safety to assist with all Environmental and Social (E&S) tasks for the infrastructure related components of the Project, including the implementation of all risk mitigation measures as defined in the E&S instruments of the Project and as stipulated by UNOPS’ HSSE requirements.




As part of the World Bank’s requirements set out in the Environmental and ...

A Masters Degree in environmental management, environmental studies, social stud...

Minimum of 2 years of progressively responsible experience in HSSE management is...

Fluency in written and oral English and Portuguese languages is required; 

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

Contract type: Local Individual Contractor Agreement Contract level: IC...

Please note that the closing date is midnight Copenhagen time Applications ...

UNOPS is an operational arm of the United Nations, supporting the successful imp...
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