Fixed Term Appointment

Family Planning and Reproductive Health Commodity Security Adviser; Deadline 28 March 2019 [Closed]

28 March 2019


Family Planning and Reproductive Health Commodity Security (RHCS) Adviser, 1 position

Category: Fixed Term Appointment [NO-B]

Job ID: 21665 

Duty Station: Kathmandu

Deadline: Thursday, 28 March 2019 by 5 pm Nepal time

Eligibility: Master’s Degree in Public Health, Social Science, Procurement, Supply Chain Management and/or other related field with at least 2 years or more of professional experience with public health systems and managing health programmes; direct experience of planning, programming, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of health programmes, preferably in the area of FP & RHCS. Extensive knowledge of FP and Supply Chain Management: forecasting, warehousing, distribution, logistics information systems and e-LMIS. Significant public procurement and Supply Chain Management experience related to the health sector preferred. Good analytical skills and ability to handle complexity and diverse local contexts as well as effective engagement with a range of stakeholders and programme interventions. Experience of working with Government and Non-Government partners at the national and sub-national level, with knowledge of decentralized health systems strengthening. Excellent writing and communications skills and ability to prepare succinct reports. Excellent computer knowledge and skills.

How to apply: UNFPA has established an electronic application management system. This allows applicants to create a candidate profile, which can be updated regularly and submitted for more than one vacancy. 

A full job description of the position can be accessed at and only online applications using this link will be accepted.

Download the Step by Step Guide to Applying in the E-Recruit System of UNFPA at Please print out the Guide for your reference during the registration and application process.

Notice: There is no application, processing or other fee at any stage of the application process.  UNFPA does not solicit or screen for information in respect of HIV or AIDS and does not discriminate on the basis of HIV/AIDS status. UNFPA provides a work environment that reflects the values of gender equality, teamwork, embracing diversity in all its forms, integrity and a healthy balance of work and life. We are committed to maintaining our balanced gender distribution and therefore encourage women to apply. UNFPA promotes equal opportunities for all, including persons with disabilities.