CALL FOR APPLICATIONS ASSISTANT PROGRAMME OFFICERS
Malawi National Commission for UNESCO (MNCU) was established on 23rd March 1979 through Malawi Government Gazette Notice No. 375 in line with Article VII of the Constitution of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) with the purpose of linking UNESCO with Government and principal bodies in UNESCO’s fields of competence (i.e., Education, Natural Science, Social Sciences, Culture, Communication and Information).
In order to fulfil its mandate effectively and efficiently with excellence, MNCU intends to recruit two Assistant Programme Officers on a one-year temporary arrangement subject to renewal based on performance and need:
1) Assistant Programme Officer for Social and Human Sciences, and
2) Assistant Programme Officer for Communication and Information.
JOB DESCRIPTIONS AND SPECIFICATIONS
Both positions involve provision of professional and technical support to more senior officers as well as to Ministries, Departments and Agencies working in some of UNESCO’s fields of competence, namely, (0 Social and Human Sciences, and (2) Communication & Information
Specifically, the two Jobs involve: