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Associate DDRRR Officer 19 julio 2020 Especialista internacional MONUSCO República Democrática del Congo
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Associate DDRRR Officer

Especialista internacional
MONUSCO
República Democrática del Congo
Goma (COD)
Inglés,Francés
Inmediatamente
hasta 30 junio 2021 con posible prórroga
19 julio 2020

Edad mínima requerida: 25 años. Reclutamiento abierto a todas las nacionalidades, excepto a nacionales del país de asignación.

Under the direct supervision of the Team Leader DDR/RR-CVR, the duties of the Associate DDR Officer will include but are not limited to the following:

  • Assist in the drafting of DDR/RR and CVR support guidance, policy, procedures and methodologies to the benefit DDR/RR-CVR Division field practice;

  • Help refine processes, strategy, procedures and implementation of project specific activities related to DDR and CVR project activities;

  • Elaborate and implement strategies for the reinsertion of ex-combatants in synergy with national counterparts and regional stakeholders;

  • In close collaboration with other field offices, elaborate CVR strategies that inform and guide the design and conceptualization of ex-combatant specific projects;

  • Harmonize DDR and CVR approach strategies with those of partnering sections within the mission;

  • Lead area forums and trainings on CVR programming for partner organizations and beneficiaries;

  • Draft DDR/RR and CVR specific work and action plans;

  • Conduct baseline assessment for the implementation of DDR of Congolese AGs as well as for CVR projects;

  • Develop and implement DDR/RR and CVR project monitoring, evaluation and analysis framework and tools specific to the DRC context;

  • Conduct DDR and DDR/RR specific sensitization and outreach of demobilized ex-combatants and host communities for realization of field projects and initiatives

  • Assist in the planning, organizing, logistics implementation and budgeting of DDR/ RR activities in coordination with other (Substantive and Support) sections and UN agencies;

  • Ensure timely, accountable and cost-effective transport and delivery of DDR logistical requirements while considering gender and child specific needs;

  • Undertake any other relevant tasks and duties as requested by Team Leader;

  • Any other related duties as required.

Master degree or equivalent

Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in political science, social sciences, management, international economics, international relations, law, development or a related field. A first-level university degree in combination with two additional years of qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.

24 Months

A minimum of two years of progressively responsible experience in disarmament, demobilization and reintegration, political affairs, civil affairs, humanitarian affairs or related area is required. Experience working within peacekeeping, peacebuilding or development programs operations is desirable.

  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • French(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Disarmament, demobilization and reintegration (DDR), arms control, armed forces

Good Knowledge and Practical use of Microsoft Office Programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

English and French are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. For this post fluency (both in spoken and written) English and French is required, knowledge of a local language is desirable.

Client Orientation, Communication, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Working in Teams

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Application deadline: 19 July 2020

Procurement Assistant 20 julio 2020 Especialista internacional MONUSCO República Democrática del Congo
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Procurement Assistant

Especialista internacional
MONUSCO
República Democrática del Congo
Kinshasa (COD)
Inglés,Francés
Inmediatamente
hasta 30 junio 2021 con posible prórroga
20 julio 2020

Edad mínima requerida: 25 años. Reclutamiento abierto a todas las nacionalidades, excepto a nacionales del país de asignación.

Within the terms of the organization’s delegated authority, and under the direct supervision of the Team Leader, the UN Volunteer will undertake the following tasks:

  • Solicit and evaluate bids/proposals/quotations to ensure overall competitiveness, quality, and conformity to specified requirements;

  • Plan procurement actions for assigned projects, which typically involve the procurement of a select group of technically complex commodities or services, or for a variety of goods and services of a general nature;

  • Manage and coordinate the activities in his/her unit or area of responsibility in accordance with the UN Financial Regulations and Rules;

  • Review and analyze technical specifications to ensure completeness, accuracy and competitive qualities, and identify optional courses of action;

  • Assist staff in matters regarding procurement policies and procedures, technical specifications, pricing and product/service availability, as well as appropriate substitutes or alternative options to reduce costs;

  • Develop vendor pre-qualifying criteria, identify product sources and evaluate vendor performance with regards to quality, prices, delivery, equipment, etc.;

  • Compile and present procurement data, prepare all relevant supporting documents and recommend approval of the contract or purchase order; and, in cases where the amount exceeds authorized signature authority, prepare submissions to the Contracts Committee for review and subsequent approval by the authorized official;

  • Coordinate timely delivery of goods and services;

  • Participate in the market and supplier research;

  • Prepare a variety of reports (e.g. Business Intelligence Reports), correspondence, and documents (i.e. purchase orders, contracts and amendments) on procurement-related matters;

  • When working with (including supervising) national staff or (non-)governmental counterparts, including Implementing Partners (IPs), the incumbent is strongly encouraged to set aside dedicated time for capacity development through coaching, mentoring and on-the-job training;

  • Any other related duties as may be required.

Bachelor degree or equivalent

Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Public Administration, Commerce, Engineering, Law or other relevant discipline, or equivalent; CIPS IV required

36 Months

At least 3 years of professional experience in procurement contracting work in private industry or a government organization; relevant practical experience in the UN would be an asset; Have affinity with or interest in humanitarian relief, post-conflict situations, volunteerism as a mechanism for durable development, and the UN System.

  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • French(Optional), Level - Working Knowledge
 Adquisiciones y contrataciones

Excellent computer skills; proficiency in standard computer applications and databases (i.e. MS Word, Excel, Access, etc.);

Client Orientation, Communication, Creativity, Ethics and Values, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Working in Teams

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Application deadline: 20 July 2020

Child Protection Officer 21 julio 2020 Especialista internacional MONUSCO República Democrática del Congo
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Child Protection Officer

Especialista internacional
MONUSCO
República Democrática del Congo
Goma (COD)
Inglés,Francés
Inmediatamente
hasta 30 junio 2021 con posible prórroga
21 julio 2020

Edad mínima requerida: 25 años. Reclutamiento abierto a todas las nacionalidades, excepto a nacionales del país de asignación.

Under the direct supervision of the Child Portection Team Leader, the UN Volunteer will undertake the following tasks:

  • All activities relating to an improved child protection environment in conflict as per the MONUSCO mandate on Chidlren and Armed Conflict.
  • Management of database in which highly confidential information relevant to the collection of data on grave child rights violations are stored; ensure that information in the database is analyzed, in narrative and through illustrations for reporting purposes
  • Contribute to developing and implementing the Child Protection Section work plan under the guidance of the Child Protection Advisor and in close collaboration with internal and external partners
  • Review, analyse and validate data to ensure consistency, reliability, accuracy based on MRM guidelines
  • Ensure verified data is accurately documented and submitted in incident reports to the central database on a daily basis
  • Provide guidance to staff on the management of electronic records
  • Support the Accountability Project to bring perpetrators of child recruitment and other violations to justice through provision of perpetrator profiles, support to military justice, assist in joint investigations for preparation of trials and monthly reporting on progress and challenges.
  • Monitor and report on the six grave child rights violations by parties to the conflict (killing & maiming, recruitment, attacks on schools and hospitals, abductions, sexual violence and denial of humanitarian access). This may include taking part in joint investigations, interviewing children and witnesses;
  • Support the engagement with armed groups to release children from their ranks and stop and prevent other grave child rights violations
  • Contribute towards the mainstreaming of child protection issues in the work of all the components/sections within MONUSCO, including the Force, Human Rights, POC, Civil Affairs, Gender, Sexual Violence, UNPOL and Justice and Corrections Section.
  • Contribute towards the monitoring of the implementation of the Government of DRC/UN Action Plan to prevent and stop child recruitment and other grave child rights violations by armed forces and groups; developing outreach materials and activities to prevent violations; contributing to the fight against impunity of perpetrators responsible for grave child rights violations;

Monitoring and Reporting (MRM)

  • Coordinate, plan and participate in regular field missions (Joint Protection Teams, Joint assessment Missions, Investigation missions) in various locations of the area of responsibility to monitor grave child rights violations.
  • Monitor and assess the threats affecting the protection of children from armed conflict.
  • Collect timely accurate, verifiable and objective information on grave child rights violations committed by parties to the conflict.
  • Ensure that cases documented by CPS are inserted timely and accurately into the ITEM database.
  • Liaise regularly with CPS HQ on the insertion of incidents into ITEM.
  • Liaise with UNICEF, review “fiches d’incidents” transmitted by their partners, request for additional information if needed and ensure insertion into ITEM.
  • Monitor the presence of children in armed groups and armed forces and create conditions for dialogue with parties for their release.
  • Coordinate screening of FARDC for the separation of children among their ranks.
  • Coordinate/participate in visits to holding cells to monitor and secure the release of children detained.
  • Advocate with State agents for the release of children in detention and accountability for other violations against chidlren.
  • Follow up on cases of allegations concerning grave child rights violations.
  • Ensure child rights concerns are explicitly addressed in Protection of Civilians (PoC) contingency plans.
  • Provide elements for the systematic reporting on all grave child rights violations in the area of responsibility in accurate and objective manner.
  • Contribute to the drafting of the daily and weekly reports.
  • Organize trainings on MRM for International and National NGOs involved in the monitoring of grave violations against children.

Mainstreaming of Child Protection throughout the Mission

  • Provide regular briefing and advice to MONUSCO’s components to integrate a children’s rights approach and child protection in their activities and provide them with technical and advice support.
  • Participate in meetings with the following groups: (Senior Management Team, Senior Management Group for Protection, PoC Alert meeting and other relevant meetings to provide information/analysis and support to CP strategy.
  • Liaise and maintain correspondence with sections and agencies on all issues related to the Child Protection mandate.
  • Participate in and, where required, take the lead in the organization of events dedicated to children at mission level.
  • Contribution to training sessions (including induction) for MONUSCO military, police and civilian staff on child protection issues.
  • Liaise with MONUSCO’s Public Information Office to disseminate child protection related public information materials within and outside the Mission and support advocacy efforts and initiatives aimed at putting an end to child recruitment and other grave children’s rights violations.

Mainstreaming of Gender Issues in the Work of the Child Protection Section, North Kivu Office

  • Work in close cooperation with other CPS colleagues and the Gender Advisory Section (GAS) in the identification of gaps and opportunities in terms of gender and Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBV) mainstreaming with the work of CPS.
  • Work in close cooperation with GAS and other CPS colleagues in designing and implementing of strategies to tackle identified gaps and take advantage of identified opportunities in terms of gender and SGBV mainstreaming within the work of CPS, particularly in regards to the registration/documentation of surrendered child soldiers, and the screenings and monitoring of national and illegal armed groups.
  • Ensure effective information-sharing between CPS and GAS, including planned activities and missions, the development of Quick Impact Projects, the development of sensitization campaign, etc, in order to guarantee that gender and SGBV considerations are properly taken into consideration.
  • Ensure effective cooperation in dealing with sexual violence cases involving minors.
  • Ensure that all CPS colleagues, including the head of section, have undertaken their mandatory Gender and SGBV trainings.
  • Coordinate with GAS for the training of CPS staff on how to mainstream gender and SGBV considerations throughout the work of CPS.
  • Perform other related duties as required.

Bachelor degree or equivalent

Bachelors degree in Law or Social Sceinces.

36 Months

The incumbent must be a dynamic, multi-functional person, who supports the Child Protection Section-MONUSCO. The following are required:

  • Knowledge on justice mechanisms is desirable
  • Knowledge of human rights and child protection issues or interest in acquiring necessary understanding of these.
  • Practical experience in monitoring, investigation and reporting is desirable
  • Knowledge on international standards on child rights and human rights in conflict situations
  • Practical experience in human rights/child rights programming, advocacy and training
  • Field experience in armed conflict situations. Experience with UN Peacekeeping Operations and/or UN Country Offices highly desirable.
  • Ability to work in a team but also under own initiative in sometimes difficult circumstances within a multidisciplinary and diversified team.
  • Have affinity with or interest in humanitarian relief, post-conflict situations, volunteerism as a mechanism for durable development, and the UN System.
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • French(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
 Derechos humanos, Protección de refugiados, demandantes de asilo y desplazados internos, Respuesta de emergencia, operaciones de socorro inmediato y operaciones de ayuda humanitaria después de un conflicto

Practical experience in the use of databases, and Microsoft access, word, excel etc

Accountability, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Working in Teams

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Application deadline: 21 July 2020