Child Protection Officer at UNICEF, Tunis, Tunisia

The United Nations Children’s Fund

Deadline: 1 May 2017


The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Child Protection Officer in Tunis, Tunisia.


The Child Protection Officer will provide professional technical, operational and administrative assistance throughout the programming process for child protection programs/projects within the Country Program from development planning to delivery of results, preparing, executing, managing and implementing a variety of technical and administrative program tasks to facilitate program development, implementation, program progress monitoring, evaluating and reporting.


UNICEF works for a world in which every child has a fair chance in life.


Key Jobs Responsibilities


The Child Protection Officer will perform the following functions-


Support to program development and planning.

Program management, monitoring and delivery of result.

Technical and operational support to program implementation.

Networking and partnership building.

Innovation, knowledge management and capacity building.

Eligibility Criteria


Applicants must have-


University Degree in international development, human rights, psychology, sociology, education, health, international law or other social science field is required.

Minimum 4 years of professional experience in social development planning and management in child protection and/other related areas at the international and/or in a developing country is required.

Relevant experience in child protection and related areas, program/project development and management in an NGO, UN system agency or organization is an asset.

Experience in both development and humanitarian contexts are an added advantage.

Fluency in French and knowledge of the local language is required.

English knowledge is an asset.

Nationality of Tunisia.

How to Apply


Applicants must submit their applications through online process.


For more information, please visit UNICEF.



Job posted on 18 April 2017.

Please mention Human Rights Jobs while applying for this position.


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