Apply: UNICEF Child Protection Specialist

Deadline: 13 June, 2020

Location: Harare, Zimbabwe

The United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of Child Protection Specialist in Harare, Zimbabwe.

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


The Child Protection Specialist will perform the following functions:

  • Support programme development and planning
  • Programme management, monitoring and delivery of results
  • Technical and operational support to programme implementation
  • Networking and partnership building
  • Innovation, knowledge management and capacity building


  • Advanced university degree (master’s or higher) in one of the following fields is required: International Development, Human Rights, Psychology, Sociology, International Law, or other relevant social science field
  • Five years, minimum, of professional experience in planning and management of child protection in emergencies related areas is required
  • Work experience in a developing country and/or familiarity with emergency is considered an asset
  • Fluency in English is required
  • Knowledge of another official UN language (Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian or Spanish) or a local language is an asset

To apply and for more information, click here.

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