Head of Hub, Humanitarian Specialist, Ibb, Yemen, P-3

Level: P-3
Contract Type: Temporary Appointment
Closing date: 27 March 2019 - 5:00pm(New York time)
Duty station: Ibb, Yemen
Job ID: 22029

Job Summary

Under the overall supervision and guidance of UNFPA Representative and Deputy Representative, and the direct supervision of the Humanitarian Coordinator, the head of hub/humanitarian specialist for Hodeida will lead the planning, coordination and implementation of humanitarian interventions, including rapid assessments, programme development and implementation in the Hodeida hub.

Job Purpose

The head of hub for Hodeida will provide direct support to the Hodeida hub affected by the current L3 crisis in the acute response phase and, in consultation with the Humanitarian Coordinator, will closely work with national authorities, humanitarian agencies, civil society and local counterparts to provide humanitarian assistance to the crisis affected communities.


Advanced University degree in Medicine/Health sciences, Public Health,

Knowledge and Experience:

Bachelor’s degree preferably in medicine, public health, social sciences, humanitarian response,international relations or related field.

5 years of experience in coordinating, developing and implementing humanitarian interventions in crisis settings.

Knowledge of the humanitarian reform process and roles/responsibilities of humanitarian actors.

Strong analytical, coordination and organizational skills.


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Youth secondary school enrollment
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Girls 40%