International Consultant BCP & Development Coordinator Band level “B” Job in Kenya


Regional Office and Hubs operational readiness checklist adapted and administered by October 2023.

Gap analysis of the existing WHO AFRO Business Continuity Plan done November 2023.

Regional Office and Hubs BCPs updated/developed and finalized by

December 2023.

AFRO at-risk countries BCPs updated/developed following.

administration of operational readiness checklist by November 2023.

AFRO at-risk countries assessed their risk and updated/developed Contingency plans by December 2023


Educational Qualifications

An advanced University degree (Master’s level or above) in epidemiology or public health from an accredited/recognized.


Specialized training in emergency management; Organizational Development and/or Change management in humanitarian context



Minimum of 5 years’ experience in alert and response to emergencies at the national and international levels, readiness assessment, BCP and Contingency plan development, complemented by sound experience with working and negotiating with different organizations in complex environments


Experience in WHO and/or the UN System in the areas of outbreak response and/or humanitarian interventions



Demonstrated knowledge of key critical functions of the WHO Emergency Response Framework.

Demonstrated sound knowledge of the landscape and dynamics of Health emergencies in the African region

Demonstrated sound understanding of the interests and dynamics of partners involved in the readiness and management of health emergencies in the African region.

Capacity to conceptualize, organize and critically analyze situations and solve problems.

Sound organizational and planning skills complemented by ability

To multi-task and produce results under pressure within short deadlines.

Excellent communication and negotiation skills.

Diplomacy, tact and courtesy


Excellent Experience in the development of BCPs and Contingency plans.

Languages required

Expert knowledge of English is required, and Intermediate knowledge of French is an asset. 

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