Project Officer, Emergency, UNICEF, Somalia
United Nations Children's Fund
UNICEF Somalia Support Centre
P.O. Box 44145
Tel: +254-2-623862, 623960, 521218
Fax: +254-2-623965, 520640
Vacancy Announcement: UNSOM/2007/020
Title: Project Officer, Emergency
Category and Grade Level: L-3
Type of Contract:
Temporary Fixed Term – 1 Year
Organization Unit: Programme
Duty Station: UNICEF Somalia, Central South Zone, Baidoa
Date of Issue: 06 March,
Closing date of Application: 13 March,
Qualified candidates are invited to apply for the position of Project
Officer, Emergency based in Baidoa, Somalia.
The successful candidate
will be offered a Temporary Fixed Term Appointment for 1 year.
Further extensions will be subject to office priorities, satisfactory
performance and funding availability.
Qualifications and experience:
• Advanced university degree in International Relations, Health,
Nutrition, Social Sciences or other related field. Specialized
training in conflict resolution is an asset.
• Minimum five years of progressively responsible experience in
programe formulation, planning, management and evaluation, some of
which should be in emergency programme management and operations.
• Fluency in English and another UN language. Knowledge of the
language of the duty station is desirable.
Key Competencies required:
• Embracing diversity
• Team Leadership
• Building Trust
• Managing Resources (Practical planning skills)
• Planning, setting standards and monitoring work
• Ability to cope with stressful and difficult conditions
• Political and cultural sensitivity
Interested and qualified candidates should send their applications
with updated UN Personal History Form (P.11), updated CV, copies of
academic certificates to one of the following addresses.
UN staff are
requested to provide last two Performance Evaluation Reports (PERs).
Please quote the vacancy number in your application.
Human Resources Officer
Vacancy Number 2007/020
P.O. Box 44145-00100
or email to: somaliahrvacancies@ unicef.org
Please note that documents submitted along with your applications will
not be returned.
Ensure you send copies of your testimonials.
Only short-listed applicants will be acknowledged
Qualified Female Candidates Are Especially Encouraged To Apply
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