UN High Commissioner for Refugees Senior Programme Officer, P4, Maiduguri Jobs in Nigeria

UN High Commissioner for Refugees Senior Programme Officer, P4, Maiduguri Jobs in Nigeria


The SGBV Officer is a member of the Protection Team in a Regional Bureau or a Country Office and normally reports to the Senior SGBV Officer or the Senior Community-Based Protection Officer or the Senior Protection Officer or the Head of Sub-Office or the Assistant Representative for protection. In smaller offices, the post may report directly to the Representative.

The SGBV Officer supports the implementation the operations┬┐ efforts to fulfil UNHCR┬┐s mandate and associated obligations on SGBV prevention, risk mitigation and response based on policy and guidance.

S/he collaborates closely with the UNHCR management and the Protection team in the country and strengthens working relations with other agencies involved in SGBV prevention, risk mitigation and response.

The incumbent will maintain a close working relationship with the Bureau and the Division of International Protection for system-wide coherence.

Responsibilities

  • Oversee a coherent approach in assessing and analysing the needs of persons of concern in a participatory manner, using an Age, Gender and Diversity (AGD) perspective as basis for planning.
  • Provide guidance to office(s) on programmatic aspects of developing multi-year protection and solutions strategies and annual plans with corresponding priorities taking into account corporate priorities.
  • Support Results Based Management and programme capacity in light of evolving requirements, programming approaches and gaps.
  • Support the planning process in compliance with planning parameters outlined in the Programme Manual and the planning instructions.
  • Ensure effective and results-based resource allocation in the planning processes and cost efficiency in the delivery of outputs.
  • Review and analyse plans, mid-year and year-end reports of UNHCR office(s), ensuring quality assurance and compliance with established policies, guidelines, procedures and standards.
  • Support the provision overall direction to broaden partnerships with key stakeholders in order to maximize the protection and solutions response for persons of concern.
  • Guide and provide directions to office(s) in operationalising new and emerging policies, strategies and partnerships, including in an inter-agency context, identifying opportunities and innovative solutions and ensuring compliance with existing standards.
  • Guide office(s) in managing a consultative process to ensure a consistent application of the framework for implementing with partners, including the effective implementation of
    the policy on selection and retention of partners, management of partnership agreements, risk-based project performance monitoring, and risk-based project audits, among others.
  • Actively contribute to UNHCRs programming of community of practice and continuously contributing to improvements of programming tools and processes.
  • Identify potential gaps and problems and in cooperation with other relevant sections recommend appropriate solutions to ensure the efficient implementation of programme activities
  • Develop comprehensive assistance programmes that compliment activities implemented from other operational partners.
  • Oversee a timely and effective follow-up of internal and external audits observations and recommendations that relate to programmatic issues.

    Requirements

  • For P4/NOD - 9 years relevant experience with Undergraduate degree; or 8 years relevant experience with Graduate degree; or 7 years relevant experience with Doctorate degree
  • Demonstrated experience in developing and managing humanitarian projects and programmes including the allocation and management of resources. Sound knowledge of the UNHCR Operations Management Cycle Knowledge and practical experience on Results Based-Management.
  • Demonstrated experience in field operations.
  • Sound knowledge on the centrality of protection in programming.
  • Enhanced knowledge on Joint Needs Assessments and the principles of targeting.

    How to Apply

    Interested and qualified candidates should apply online by 9th October, 2019

    For more information and job application details, see; UN High Commissioner for Refugees Senior Programme Officer, P4, Maiduguri Jobs in Nigeria

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