Norwegian Refugee Council advisor Jobs in SouthSudan
ResponsibilitiesThe NWOW Advisor will work alongside national stakeholders, development, humanitarian and peacebuilding actors to support the DSRSG/RC/HC in his leadership of initiatives to strengthen resilience of South Sudanese partners through more joint analysis, stronger and more focused planning and programming across the Peacebuilding, Humanitarian and Development continuum.
Within the framework of the UNCF, the NWOW Advisor will support the DSRSG/RC/HC in identifying the appropriate tools and frameworks to ensure a better integration between the humanitarian, development and peacebuilding agendas, working closely with humanitarian and development actors and UNMISS.
He/she will support relevant stakeholders in defining collective outcomes and the appropriate practical instruments to deliver these outcomes.
Master’s degree or higher in development studies, social sciences, public policy or other relevant fields.
At least 10 years’ experience in positions of increasing responsibility for the coordination of humanitarian action, development planning, recovery and peacebuilding, and implementation of new policies and strategies in a governmental, multilateral or civil society organization context.
Experience as a UN Strategic Planner and/or UN coordination officer and experience with PBF programs would be a strong asset;
Proven technical and managerial knowledge and leadership in developing recovery and peacebuilding plans strategies, humanitarian coordination, including in fragile countries by working with a variety of humanitarian, peacebuilding and long-term development actors;
Demonstrated ability to conduct in-depth written studies and formulate clear and practical recommendations. Ability to relate different issues and perspectives to concrete programs
Knowledge of United Nations rules, policies, procedures and practices, as well as the programming mechanisms of the United Nations and its partners, particularly in crisis and post-conflict situations, as well as a functional understanding of the international development architecture; and
Proven track record of integrating gender perspectives and ensuring equal participation of women and men in all areas of work, and accountability to affected populations.
Fluency in English is a requirement
How to apply
Interested candidates should apply online by 12th August, 2018
For more information and job application details, see; Norwegian Refugee Council advisor Jobs in SouthSudan
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