Gender Based Violence Internship, CHF International, Kajo Keji, Sudan
Demonstrates integrity by modelling the UN's values and ethical
Promotes the vision, mission, and strategic goals of the UN in Malawi
and of UNDP.
Displays cultural, gender, religion, race, nationality and age
sensitivity and adaptability.
Knowledge Management and Learning
Promotes knowledge management and a learning environment through
leadership and personal example.
In-depth practical knowledge of inter-disciplinary political and
economic accountability issues.
Actively works towards continuing personal learning and development
in one or more Practical Areas, acts on learning plan and applies
newly acquired skills.
Seeks and applies knowledge, information, and best practices within
and outside of the UN.
Development and Operational Effectiveness
Ability to apply development theory to the specific country context
to identify creative, practical approaches to overcome challenging
Management and Leadership
Builds strong relationships with clients, focuses on impact and
result for the client and responds positively to feedback.
Consistently approaches work with energy and a positive, constructive
Demonstrates openness to change and ability to manage complexities.
Ability to lead effectively, mentoring as well as conflict resolution
Treats all people fairly without favouritism.
Demonstrates strong oral and written communication skills
Remains calm, in control and good humoured even under pressure
Proven networking, team-building, organisational and communication
Education and Experience
The minimum requirements for the position of the Governance Advisor
A university Post-Graduate degree in a relevant field e.g. Political
Science, Public Administration, law, or a related equivalent legal
qualification such as Barrister, Solicitor, or Attorney.
7 to 10 years experience in development, public administration and/or
practice experience of working in Sub-Saharan Africa and familiar
political and governance challenges faced by the sub-region with the
situation in Malawi is a strong advantage.
Practical project management experience and familiarity with
management, monitoring and evaluation.
Ability to work in a complex and an evolving environment.
Strong written and oral communication skills in English
Cultural sensitivity and good inter-personal skills.
Interested candidates who meet the requirements should submit their
application letters and CVs to the following email address:
Application deadline 19th May