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Advisor, Cancer Prevention and Control (1904049)

World Health Organization (WHO)

Grade: P4
Contractual Arrangement: Fixed-term appointment
Contract duration: Two years, first year probationary period.

Job Posting: Sep 3, 2019
Closing Date: Sep 24, 2019 (Attention: view exact date/time of deadline in your timezone on the WHO website here)
Primary Location: United States-Washington, D.C.
Organization: Non communicable Diseases and Mental Health
Schedule: Full-time

Description of duties

Under the general supervision of the Director, Noncommunicable Diseases and Mental Health (NMH), and the direct supervision of the Unit Chief, Noncommunicable Diseases, Violence and Injury Prevention (NMH/NV), the incumbent is responsible for, but not necessarily limited to, the following assigned duties:

  1. Provide strategic, technical and programmatic advice to Member States on the implementation of the PAHO Plan of Action on Cervical Cancer Prevention and Control, as well as the cancer related activities contained in the Regional Plan of Action on Noncommunicable Diseases, at regional, sub-regional and national levels;   
  2. Coordinate an interprogrammatic group on cervical cancer prevention and control, to ensure the successful implementation, monitoring, evaluation and reporting on the cervical cancer plan of action, across all relevant areas of the organization and in collaboration with WHO’s global cervical cancer elimination strategy;
  3. Collaborate with global, regional and national partners on the regional implementation of the Global Childhood Cancer Initiative;
  4. ....

Policy and Public Affairs Manager

World Cancer Research Fund International (WCRF International)

Job description

World Cancer Research Fund International is currently advertising for the position of a Policy and Public Affairs Manager, based in London N1 9FW. 

In applying for the post, WCRF International request that all candidates apply with a full CV and Covering letter (maximum 2 pages). The cover letter should provide specific examples of past achievements to demonstrate how they meet each criterion of the job and person specification and should also highlight how their skills and experience would benefit WCRF International. Please note that WCRF International will not accept any CV’s without a cover letter.  All completed CVs and cover letters should be emailed to: hr@wcrf.org by the closing date 5pm, Wednesday 25 September 2019

The first interviews are planned for Wednesday 2 October, with second interviews on 9 October. Please note that the candidate must have the right to work in the UK. If you would like an informal chat about this role please contact Kate Oldridge-Turner on 020 7343 4200 or k.oldridge-turner@wcrf.orgFor further information about WCRF International, please visit: www.wcrf.org




Last update: 
Thursday 28 November 2019