Technical Adviser Job Position in Bujumbura - Burundi

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Vacancy No: VA/FPA/022/2007

Under the supervision of the UNFPA Country Representative, the overall responsibility of the Technical Adviser is to provide technical assistance to the Central Census Office (Bureau Central de Recensement

- BCR) of Burundi to maintain state-of-the- art scientific and internationally recognized standards in all processes of the 2008 Population and Housing Census of Burundi and to support further development of national capacities in the demographic analysis and data dissemination.

Qualifications And Experience Required

  • Advanced university degree in population and development with strong multidisciplinary technical expertise in economics/population studies/social sciences.
  • At least eight years experience in the organization and conduct of population and housing censuses in developing countries
  • Fluency in French and English, ability to draft sound technical documents in French and demonstrated ability to use Microsoft Office applications.

    UNFPA provides a work environment that reflects the values of gender quality, teamwork, respect for diversity, integrity and a healthy balance of work and life. We are committed to maintaining our balanced gender distribution and therefore encourage women to apply.

    We offer an attractive remuneration package commensurate with the level of the position.

    The package includes a competitive net salary starting at US$78,900 plus health insurance and other benefits.

    How To Apply

    Candidates must complete a United Nations Personal History form (P.11).

    Click here to download P-11 form. You may send your application via e-mail to: va-022-07 [at] unfpa. org.

    Please indicate post title and vacancy number.

    We will only be able to respond to those applicants in whom UNFPA has a further interest.

    Women and nationals from developing countries are encouraged to apply.

    *This is a project-funded post. UNFPA reserves the right to appoint at the indicated or lower level and prior to the closing date.

    Notice: There is no application, processing or other fee at any stage of the application process

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