ETHIOPIA, 2012. Dolo Ado Refugee Camp. © UNICEF/ETHA20120205/JIRO OSE

Are you an experienced project manager knowledgeable of applying open source, mobile and emerging technology in development contexts? Are you passionate about identifying, designing and implementing solutions for some of the world’s most challenging tasks such as public health, child protection and education? Would you like to work with a diverse, international team throughout Eastern and Southern Africa? If so, this may be the job for you.

The UNICEF Eastern and Southern Africa Regional Office (ESARO) is looking for an ICT specialist to assist the regional office and country offices in the region with the identification, assessment, and integration of ICT into UNICEF programming, strengthening internal capacity to lead and support T4D related projects, identifying and engaging with key partners, identifying reusable and replicable technical building blocks and maximizing potential for T4D scale-up and rollout.

Duty Station: ICT/T4D Unit — Nairobi, Kenya, with frequent travel within the region.

Interested and suitable candidates should send their applications (Cover letter, P-11 which can be downloaded here and copies of their last two Performance Evaluation Reports (if you’re a UN staff member), to: esarohrvacancies(at) on or before 04 February 2014.

For more information, see the Terms of Reference.

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