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VNU Especialista en Preparación y Avalúos de bienes inmuebles Community Volunteer UNDP Guatemala
VMAM Code
GTMR000123-7944
Open

VNU Especialista en Preparación y Avalúos de bienes inmuebles

VNU Especialista en Preparación y Avalúos de bienes inmuebles

Community Volunteer
Host entity
UNDP
Country
Guatemala
Location, Country
Guatemala City (GTM)
Language skills
Spanish
Expected Starting Date
Immediate
Duration
12 months
Application deadline
Eligibility criteria
Minimum age: 18 years old. Applicants must be local residents in the community of assignment.
Description of task

En el marco de la autoridad delegada y bajo la supervisión del fiscal o su representante designado, el Voluntario de la ONU llevará a cabo las siguientes tareas:

Revisión de documentos registrales, análisis de documentos, ubicación geoposicional materialización y avaluó incluyendo las siguientes tareas:

  1. Asesorar y apoyar en la ubicación de bienes inmuebles que le sea requerido, mediante mapas.
  2. Coadyuvar en la ubicación de bienes inmuebles que le sea requerido, mediante programas informáticos.
  3. Apoyar en la ubicación física de los bienes inmuebles que le sea requerido.
  4. Coadyuvar a la ubicación de bienes inmuebles cuando le sea requerido, mediante coordenadas geográficas, UTM o GTM.
  5. Apoyar en el levantamiento de Avalúos de los Bienes Inmuebles dentro de la República de Guatemala, que le sean requeridos.
  6. Asesorar y apoyar en el manejo y e interpretación de Ortofotos y fotografías aéreas para Ubicación de Bienes, que le sean requeridos.
  7. Coadyuvar a la obtención de consultas en los departamentos de Catastro, IUSI o Planificación de las municipalidades del país, así como en el Registro de Información Catastral (RIC).
  8. Brindar asesoría y apoyo en las consultar que se necesite realizar en el Fondo de Tierras.
  9. Apoyar en las consultas en los Registros de la Propiedad de la República.
  10. Apoyar en las consultas en los portales institucionales que le sea indicado.
  11. Entregará informes mensuales que contendrán la información general de expedientes en los que se brindó apoyo, de acuerdo al plan de trabajo y calendario establecidos.
Required degree level
Bachelor degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments
  • Título profesional de Arquitecto/a o Ingeniero/a Civil.
  • Colegiado activo
  • Cursos relacionados al tema motivo de la contratación
Required experience
36 Months
Experience remark
  • Experiencia en manejo de herramientas para realizar ubicación Geoposecional.
  • Experiencia en Avalúos de bienes inmuebles
Language skills
  • Spanish(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Area of expertise
Other human settlement related experience
Area of expertise details
  • Tres (3) años de experiencia
Driving license
Competencies values
Commitment and Motivation, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Respect for Diversity, Working in Teams
Application procedure
* ¿Aún no se ha registrado en la reserva de candidatos de VNU? Primero registre su perfil en https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Hay la posibilidad de cambiar la opción de idioma al hacer clic en la palabra "English" en la esquina superior derecha.Importante: Después de crear su cuenta, complete todas las secciones de su perfil y envíelo. Luego diríjase a “Mi Página” a través del siguiente enlace https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypagey seleccione la opción de “reclutamiento especial”. Finalmente seleccione el reclutamiento especial al cual usted desea aplicar. * ¿Ya se encuentra registrada/o en la reserva de candidatos de VNU? Primero actualice su perfil en https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Luego diríjase a “Mi Página” a través del siguiente enlace https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypagey seleccione la opción de “reclutamiento especial”. Finalmente seleccione el reclutamiento especial al cual usted desea aplicar. Fecha límite para postularse: 23-06-2021 Esa es una oportunidad de voluntariado nacional, por lo tanto, solamente son elegibles para esa oportunidad aquellas personas con nacionalidad Guatemalteca o residentes en Guatemala que cuenten con el permiso legal de residencia en ese país, o con el estatus de refugiado o de apátrida. Acuérdese de indicar en su perfil VNU que sí está interesado/a en servir como voluntario/a nacional.
National Technical Officer Nat. Expert UNDRR Uzbekistan
VMAM Code
UZBR000213-9801
Open

National Technical Officer

National Technical Officer

National Expert
Host entity
UNDRR
Country
Uzbekistan
Location, Country
Tashkent (UZB)
Language skills
English
Russian
Expected Starting Date
Immediate
Duration
12 months with possiblity of extension
Application deadline
Eligibility criteria
Minimum age: 35 years old. Applicants must nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.
Description of task

Within the delegated authority and under the supervision of Regional Programme Coordinator, Almaty or his/her designated mandated representative(s), the UNV National Technical Officer will:

  • Participate in the implementation and evaluation of the “Strengthening financial resilience and accelerating risk in Central Asia” project, within which monitor and analyze project development and implementation; review relevant documents and reports; identify problems and issues to be addressed and propose corrective actions; liaise with relevant parties; identify and track follow-up actions.
  • Support stakeholders (including national and relevant local authorities) engaged in the development and implementation of National and local Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) Strategies or plan of action in Uzbekistan.
  • Support stakeholders involved in the development and implementation of Disaster Loss Data Collection Systems in Uzbekistan.
  • Organize meetings and workshops with national authorities in charge of DRR, coordinate planning and logistic arrangements, the elaboration of agendas, and the drafting of reports.
  • Coordinate regular exchanges between relevant stakeholders, the UN Resident Coordinator, and national authorities, with an aim to include relevant DRR aspects in the SDGs mechanism.
  • Provide support to the National Platform and experts in the preparation, development or review of the national and local strategy and related programmes.
  • Engage with the authorities of the capital city, and supports stakeholders, in developing and implementing Local DRR Strategy, in line with support tools produced by the UN Office for DRR.
  • Prepare and translate various written outputs, e.g. draft background papers, analysis, sections of reports and communication materials.
  • Provide substantive support to consultative and other meetings, conferences, etc., including by proposing agenda topics, identifying participants, preparation of documents and presentations, etc.;
  • Undertake outreach activities; makes presentations on assigned topics/activities.
  • Participate in missions.
  • Performs other duties as required by the programme manager and the UN Resident Coordinator.

Any other related tasks as may be required or assigned by the supervisor.

Required degree level
Master degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments
  • Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in business management, public administration, international relations, social sciences or a related field. A first-level university degree in combination with qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.
Required experience
180 Months
Experience remark
  • At least 15 years of progressively responsible experience in project/programme management, administration or related area is required,
  • Experience of international organizations such United Nations will be an added advantage;
  • Experience in disaster risk reduction or sustainable development would be an asset.
Language skills
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • Russian(Optional), Level - Working Knowledge
Area of expertise
Public information and reporting
Area of expertise details
  • Excellent oral and written skills; excellent drafting, formulation, reporting skills;
  • Accuracy and professionalism in document production and editing;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; culturally and socially sensitive; ability to work inclusively and collaboratively with a range of partners, including grassroots community members, religious and youth organizations, and authorities at different levels; familiarity with tools and approaches of communications for development;
  • Ability to work and adapt professionally and effectively in a challenging environment; ability to work effectively in a multicultural team of international and national personnel;
  • Solid overall computer literacy, including proficiency in various MS Office applications (Excel, Word, etc.) and email/internet; familiarity with database management; and office technology equipment;
  • Self-motivated, ability to work with minimum supervision; ability to work with tight deadlines;
  • Sound security awareness;
  • Have affinity with or interest in disaster risk reduction, volunteerism as a mechanism for durable development, and the UN System.
Driving license
Competencies values
Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Integrity, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Working in Teams
Application procedure
* Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply. * Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply. This is a national UN Volunteer assignment, therefore only nationals of Uzbekistan and legal residents in Uzbekistan with the status of refugee or with the status of being stateless are eligible to apply. Application deadline: 25-06-2021
UNV Monitoring, Reporting and Research Analyst Nat. Expert UNWomen Tunisia
VMAM Code
TUNR000255-9453
Open

UNV Monitoring, Reporting and Research Analyst

UNV Monitoring, Reporting and Research Analyst

National Expert
Host entity
UNWomen
Country
Tunisia
Location, Country
Tunis (TUN)
Language skills
French
Arabic
English
Expected Starting Date
Immediate
Duration
6 months
Application deadline
Eligibility criteria
Minimum age: 35 years old. Applicants must nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.
Description of task

Within the delegated authority and under the supervision of the Program coordinator of « Addressing GBV post COVID-19 in Tunisia » project or his designated mandated representative(s), the UNV Monitoring, Reporting and Research Analyst will undertake the following tasks :

  • Coordinate with all program units, partners and any related stakeholders to collect information, upload documents and update indicators related to GBV with a focus on economic violence.
  • Coordinate with programme units on scheduled monitoring visits.
  • Ensure an administrative support to the program team relating to coordination with operations on procurement, contracting, finance functions and settlement of travel reimbursements if any.
  • Ensure proofreading and editing of copies of any related publication / study / report on gender and evaluation.
  • The expert is also responsible of data entry, analysis and interpretation of surveys and writing the subsequent reports.
  • Maintenance of all records/documents/files related to the unit and any other programmes in a user friendly manner.
  • Monitoring financial expenditure as per the M&E Annual workplan for effective financial delivery and any other work assigned by the Monitoring & Evaluation Analyst.
  • Contributing to the research process through preliminary research and policy briefs in addition to drafting the Terms of Reference for the research studies
  • Being involved with responsible team within the coordination and logistical preparation for events such as workshops, trainings, etc.
  • Any other related tasks as may be required or assigned by the supervisor.
Required degree level
Master degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments

Master’s degree in Economics, Social Sciences, Statistics, Population studies or equivalent with research component; or area related to gender, human rights and development studies.

Required experience
180 Months
Experience remark
  • At least 15 years of professional work experience in Monitoring / Reporting / Research with demonstrated record of writing and/or publishing in the area of economic and corporate governance, development policy and development management, preferably at the national and/or international level in Arab countries or other relevant programmes; experience working in the UN or other international development organization is an asset.

Language skills
  • French(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • Arabic(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • English(Optional), Level - Working Knowledge
Area of expertise
Monitoring and evaluation
Area of expertise details
  • Excellent oral and written skills; excellent drafting, formulation, reporting skills;
  • Accuracy and professionalism in document production and editing;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; culturally and socially sensitive; ability to work inclusively and collaboratively with a range of partners, including grassroots community members, religious and youth organizations, and authorities at different levels; familiarity with tools and approaches of communications for development;
  • Ability to work and adapt professionally and effectively in a challenging environment; ability to work effectively in a multicultural team of international and national personnel;
  • Solid overall computer literacy, including proficiency in various MS Office applications (Excel, Word, etc.) and email/internet; familiarity with database management; and office technology equipment;
  • Self-motivated, ability to work with minimum supervision; ability to work with tight deadlines;
  • Sound security awareness;
  • Ability to perform a variety of specialized tasks related to M&E, managing data, and reporting
  • Advanced knowledge in data analysis and familiarity with statistical packages such as SPSS / STATA is mandatory.
  • Research and report writing skills.
  • Good understanding of gender issues.
  • Excellent computer literacy skills (Word, Excel, PPT, Outlook, etc.).
Driving license
Competencies values
Accountability, Adaptability and Flexibility, Building Trust, Client Orientation, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Empowering Others, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Knowledge Sharing, Leadership, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Self-Management, Working in Teams
Application procedure
* Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply. * Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply. This is a national UN Volunteer assignment, therefore only nationals of Tunisia and legal residents in Tunisia with the status of refugee or with the status of being stateless are eligible to apply. Application deadline: 26-06-2021 * Pas encore enregistré/e dans la banque de candidats VNU ? Veuillez d’abord enregistrer votre profil sur le site https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important : Une fois votre compte crée, veillez à compléter toutes les sections de votre profil et le soumettre. Puis, connectez-vous à ‘Ma Page’ sur https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage et cliquez sur le lien ‘Recrutement spécial’. Enfin, sélectionnez l’annonce de recrutement spécial à laquelle vous souhaitez postuler. * Vous avez déjà un profil dans la banque de candidats VNU ? Veuillez d’abord mettre à jour votre profil sur le site https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Puis, connectez-vous à ‘Ma Page’ sur https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage et cliquez sur le lien ‘Recrutement spécial’ pour sélectionner l’annonce de recrutement spécial à laquelle vous souhaitez postuler. Ceci est une annonce pour une affectation VNU national. Par conséquence, seuls les citoyens de Tunisie et les résidents légaux de ayant le statut de réfugié ou d’apatride peuvent postuler à cette annonce. Date limite pour postuler : 26-06-2021
Business Operations Associate Nat. Specialist UNDP Morocco
VMAM Code
MARR000145-9852
Open

Business Operations Associate

Business Operations Associate

National Specialist
Host entity
UNDP
Country
Morocco
Location, Country
Rabat (MAR)
Language skills
French
English
Arabic
Expected Starting Date
01 August 2021
Duration
12 months
Application deadline
Eligibility criteria
Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.
Description of task

1. Plays a key role in coordinating the operational elements for the development and implementation of the new Business Operations Strategy (BOS) by ensuring the implementation of operational strategies and focusing on achievement of the following results:  Full compliance of business operations activities with the Business operations guidance and the related procedures.  Provision of substantive inputs to the mapping of the administrative business processes and the implementation of internal standard operating procedures (SOPs).  Compilation, analysis and quality assurance of the outcomes of the BOS working groups.  Research (data, statistics) and benchmarking in order to inform options for the BOS.  Support to the OMT co-chairs through provision of substantive inputs for the preparation of OMT and working groups’ meetings.

2. Preparation of regular presentations for the UNCT on the work of the OMT and implementation of the BOS.  Preparation of the annual review and drafting of the annual report on the BOS.  Support to the implementation of the BOS.

3. Supports effective and efficient functioning of the OMT and its working groups, focusing on achievement of the following results:  Provision of effective secretariat support to the OMT, including agenda setting and drafting of meetings’ minutes.  Maintenance of OMT and BOS working groups calendar of meetings.  Organisation of the logistics of the OMT meetings and retreats.  Regular contacts with members of the OMT and its working groups, facilitation of ad hoc meetings with OMT co-chairs, as needed.  Maintenance of the documents filing system and of the records of the OMT, including BOS elaboration and implementation.  Follow-up on OMT decisions.  Provision of support for the annual review of the BOS and drafting of the annual report.

4. Support knowledge building and knowledge sharing among agencies and with other OMTs, focusing on achievement of the following results:  Focal point for BOS guidance and tools.  Provision of knowledge support at trainings for the OMT and working groups.  Facilitation of exchanges with OMTs in the region on BOS development and implementation.  Identification and compilation of best practices.  Contributions to knowledge networks and communities of practice.

Required degree level
Secondary education
Educational additional comments

Certification in administration desirable.

Required experience
60 Months
Experience remark

5 years of relevant experience in administration or project Management or programme support services. Demonstrated prior experience in planning or coordinating aspects of medium/large-scale projects. Experience in the usage of computers and office software packages (MS Word, Excel, etc.). Experience in handling of web-based management systems.

Language skills
  • French(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • Arabic(Optional), Level - Working Knowledge
Area of expertise
Administration and administrative assistance, Development programme/project administration, Other information and telecommunications technology experience
Driving license
Competencies values
Accountability, Adaptability and Flexibility, Building Trust, Client Orientation, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Empowering Others, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Knowledge Sharing, Leadership, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Self-Management, Technological Awareness, Working in Teams
Application procedure
* Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply. * Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply. This is a national UN Volunteer assignment, therefore only nationals of Morocco and legal residents in Morocco with the status of refugee or with the status of being stateless are eligible to apply. Application deadline: 26-06-2021 * Pas encore enregistré/e dans la banque de candidats VNU ? Veuillez d’abord enregistrer votre profil sur le site https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important : Une fois votre compte crée, veillez à compléter toutes les sections de votre profil et le soumettre. Puis, connectez-vous à ‘Ma Page’ sur https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage et cliquez sur le lien ‘Recrutement spécial’. Enfin, sélectionnez l’annonce de recrutement spécial à laquelle vous souhaitez postuler. * Vous avez déjà un profil dans la banque de candidats VNU ? Veuillez d’abord mettre à jour votre profil sur le site https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Puis, connectez-vous à ‘Ma Page’ sur https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage et cliquez sur le lien ‘Recrutement spécial’ pour sélectionner l’annonce de recrutement spécial à laquelle vous souhaitez postuler. Ceci est une annonce pour une affectation VNU national. Par conséquence, seuls les citoyens de Maroc et les résidents légaux de Maroc ayant le statut de réfugié ou d’apatride peuvent postuler à cette annonce. Date limite pour postuler : 26-06-2021
UNV Programme Support Officer- Women’s Economic Empowerment Nat. Specialist UNWomen Bangladesh
VMAM Code
BGDR000635-9880
Open

UNV Programme Support Officer- Women’s Economic Empowerment

UNV Programme Support Officer- Women’s Economic Empowerment

National Specialist
Host entity
UNWomen
Country
Bangladesh
Location, Country
Dhaka (BGD)
Language skills
English
Bengali
Expected Starting Date
Immediate
Duration
12 months with possiblity of extension
Application deadline
Eligibility criteria
Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.
Description of task

The UNV will work under the direct supervision of Programme Coordinator – WING, UN Women Bangladesh, in close consultation with the WING Programme team at UN Women and partner UN agencies: UNDP and UNCDF:

  • Provide knowledge management support to the WING team.
  • Provide inputs to policy briefs, letters, reports and briefing papers for WING.
  • Provide inputs to various tasks such as workshops, research, guidelines, strategies, analyses, and publications.
  • Maintain liaison with and assist in onboarding of private sector enterprises, business associations, local government and other stakeholders for WING.
  • Provide inputs to development of training or capacity building materials for WING.
  • Prepare briefing notes and speaking points, stories, reports, feature articles, etc.
  • Support for the development and dissemination of knowledge products and communications products.
  • Translate and/or review translation of required key programme-related documents, and knowledge products from English to Bangla, and from Bangla to English
  • Maintain database of projects-related documentation on the shared platforms
  • Organize and coordinate events and campaigns through organization of media and events.
  • Support WING team in the conceptualization, organization and coordination of key advocacy / awareness raising events and trainings / capacity development workshops in close cooperation with the programme staff.
  • Work closely with the communications analyst to enhance the visibility of BCO’s efforts on WING through social media and digital platforms.
  • Provide inputs to development of ToRs, concept notes, MoUs and budgets.
  • Participate at internal and external meetings as required and prepare minutes, including preparation of background documents for the meetings.
  • Communicate requirements with consultants, consulting firms and vendors.
  • Conduct field visits as required, especially in WING project districts i.e. Manikganj, Thakurgaon, Jashore, Cox’s Bazar, and Kurigram.
  • Perform other duties as may be directed by the supervisor and other team members as and when required.

Required degree level
Master degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments

Master’s degree in Economics, Business Administration, Development Studies, Women’s and Gender Studies, Public Administration, Social Work, Public Policy and Governance, Related Social Science or Business Discipline.

A recognized Bachelor’s degree in combination with two additional years of qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.

Required experience
24 Months
Experience remark
  • 02- 05 years of experiences required in relevant development field, especially in Women’s Economic Empowerment, private sector development or local economic development.
  • Experience is Programme and Knowledge management support (mid-level experience).
  • Experiences in Communications would be considered as an added advantage.
  • Excellent Communication and Presentation skills.
  • Strong computer skills, particularly of MS Word, MS PowerPoint and MS Excel.
Language skills
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • Bengali(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Area of expertise
Knowledge management, archiving and documentation, Other communications related experience, Gender equality and the advancement of women
Area of expertise details
  • Organized and efficient in preparing and managing project documents.
  • Accomplished writing skills (English) with experience in writing briefing notes and speeches, stories, reports, feature articles and content for the media and programmetic purpose.
  • Translate and/or review translation of required key programme-related documents.
  • Organization of different events( meetings, workshsops etc.)
Driving license
Competencies values
Accountability, Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Integrity, Judgement and Decision-making, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Working in Teams
Application procedure
Application procedure * Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply. * Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply. This is a UN National Volunteer Specialist assignment, therefore only nationals of (Bangladesh) and legal residents in (Bangladesh) with the status of refugee or with the status of being stateless are eligible to apply.
Electro-Medical Technician Int. Specialist MINUSCA Central African Republic
VMAM Code
CAFR000800-9425
Open

Electro-Medical Technician

Electro-Medical Technician

International Specialist
Host entity
MINUSCA
Country
Central African Republic
Location, Country
Bangui (CAF)
Language skills
English
French
Expected Starting Date
Immediate
Duration
3 months
Application deadline
Eligibility criteria
Minimum age: 25 years old. Nationals of the country of assignment are not eligible, except the assignments in Headquarters duty stations.
Description of task

Under the overall supervision of the Chief Medical Officer (MINUSCA), the Electro-medical Technician shall carry out the following tasks:

  • Apply theories and techniques of hospital and electro-medical engineering by managing, maintaining and repairing hospital equipment of all MINUSCA UNOE medical facilities.
  • In collaboration with the MINUSCA Medical Cell Property Management Assistant, keep record of stocks and account for all dental, radiological, laboratory and theatre machines/equipment and other related equipment according to recommended guidelines.
  • Ensure the installation and efficient performance of newly acquired hospital equipment in the MINUSCA Hybrid facilities and other UNOE clinics.
  • Ensure the routine maintenance and repairing of dental, laboratory, radiological and other hospital equipment/machines in order to ensure their efficient performance in MINUSCA UNOE medical facilities.
  • Assist the MINUSCA Medical Cell Pharmacist in the requisition of spare or replacement parts for faulty hospital equipments/machines and other matters related to hospital/electro-medical engineering.
  • Carry out relevant and regular reporting as required for proper management of all hospital equipment of MINUSCA UNOE medical facilities.
  • Assist in the organisation of continuous training on hospital equipment/machines and other related matters to related medical personnel of the MINUSCA UNOE medical facilities.
  • Carry out other related tasks and duties as assigned by the Chief Medical Officer MINUSCA.
  • The Electro-medical Technician shall not communicate to anyone whatsoever or use to his/her advantage any information, documents, facts and communication which shall come to your knowledge in the course of this appointment, except with the permission of the Chief Medical Officer MINUSCA
  • When working with (including supervising) national staff or (non-)governmental counterparts, the incumbent should set aside dedicated time for training, coaching, mentoring and capacity development.
Required degree level
Bachelor degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments

Diploma Program (4 years), Higher National Diploma (HND) Certificate or Bachelor's Degree in hospital engineering or electro-medical engineering from an accredited tertiary institution.

Required experience
36 Months
Experience remark

At least 3 to 5 years of progressively responsible professional work experience at the national and/or international level in electro-medical engineering and logistics management. Knowledge and understanding of relevant UN administrative policies and procedures is desirable. Previous experiences from UN missions or any UN agency are an asset.

Also required:

- Ability to write in a clear and concise manner and to communicate effectively orally.

- Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team of international and national personnel.

- Proficiency in MS Office applications (Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint).

Language skills
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Working Knowledge
  • French(Optional), Level - Working Knowledge
Area of expertise
Electrical engineering, Paramedical experience, Other premises management/maintenance, supply, or purchasing related experience
Driving license
Competencies values
Adaptability and Flexibility, Building Trust, Client Orientation, Communication, Judgement and Decision-making, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Self-Management, Technological Awareness, Working in Teams
Application procedure
* Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply. * Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply. Application deadline: 27-06-2021
Medical Nurse (Public Health) Nat. Specialist MINUSCA Central African Republic
VMAM Code
CAFR000801-9428
Open

Medical Nurse (Public Health)

Medical Nurse (Public Health)

National Specialist
Host entity
MINUSCA
Country
Central African Republic
Location, Country
Bangui (CAF)
Language skills
French
English
Expected Starting Date
Immediate
Duration
3 months
Application deadline
Eligibility criteria
Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.
Description of task

Within the terms of the organization’s delegated authority, and under the direct supervision of the MINUSCA Medical Officer/Chief Medical Officer, the National UN Volunteer Medical Nurse (Public Health) will be responsible for:

  • Performing epidemiological and COVID-19 health information/data work including tracking of all UN system cases, deaths in all duty stations and entities, related data analytics, creation and improvements of dashboard and interpretation and publication of data products for UN senior management.

  • Conducting outbreak preparedness and response activities to halt transmission of the virus amongst UN personnel and dependents in each locality. Following up on overarching systems like comprehensive preparedness checklists and initiatives to forecast COVID-19 hot spots and systematically prepare duty stations for COVID- 19 resurgence locally.

  • Following up and implementing the UN System COVID-19 technical and staff guidelines related to COVID-19 preparedness and response issued by MINUSCA (Division of Healthcare Management And Occupational Safety and Health) for both UN medical staff as well as UN personnel-at-large.

  • Following up and implementing guidelines for the vaccination deployment effort roll outs from Bangui to all the mission duty stations in Central African Republic.

  • Training and communicating with UN medical staff and UN personnel needs to be conducted continuously. COVID-19 communication products such as, presentations, FAQs, briefing notes, need to be developed and published to keep UN medical staff and UN personnel abreast of the latest scientific information.

  • Providing COVID-19 technical advice to staff, constant 24/7 surveillance of the latest scientific research and evidence needs to be conducted.

  • Review of lessons learned for future pandemic preparedness There is a necessity for MINUSCA to review what would be the “new normal” following this pandemic, and to embed the lessons learnt from the COVID-19 experience to create new and better structures and frameworks for outbreak/pandemic response in the future.

Required degree level
Master degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments

Nursing degree and advanced higher degree (Master’s or equivalent) in a relevant area, e.g. public health, epidemiology, or infectious diseases; a combination of relevant training and/or professional experience may be accepted in lieu of an advanced university degree.

Required experience
36 Months
Experience remark

At least 3 to 5 years of professional work experience at the national and/or international level in public health, outbreak management, health policy, and/or epidemiology; experience with communicable disease surveillance and epidemiologic/outbreak investigations is an asset, as is experience working in the UN or other international development organization; current registration as a nurse is required. Practical working experience in a cross-cultural environment would be an advantage.

Also required:

- Ability to write in a clear and concise manner and to communicate orally effectively;

- Proficiency in MS Office applications (Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint).

Language skills
  • French(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • English(Optional), Level - Working Knowledge
Area of expertise
Nursing and midwifery, Public health, General human medicine (with clinical experience)
Driving license
Competencies values
Adaptability and Flexibility, Building Trust, Client Orientation, Communication, Judgement and Decision-making, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Self-Management, Technological Awareness, Working in Teams
Application procedure
* Pas encore enregistré/e dans la banque de candidats VNU ? Veuillez d’abord enregistrer votre profil sur le site https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important : Une fois votre compte crée, veillez à compléter toutes les sections de votre profil et le soumettre. Puis, connectez-vous à ‘Ma Page’ sur https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage et cliquez sur le lien ‘Recrutement spécial’. Enfin, sélectionnez l’annonce de recrutement spécial à laquelle vous souhaitez postuler. * Vous avez déjà un profil dans la banque de candidats VNU ? Veuillez d’abord mettre à jour votre profil sur le site https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Puis, connectez-vous à ‘Ma Page’ sur https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage et cliquez sur le lien ‘Recrutement spécial’ pour sélectionner l’annonce de recrutement spécial à laquelle vous souhaitez postuler. Ceci est une annonce pour une affectation VNU national. Par conséquence, seuls les citoyens Central African Republic de et les résidents légaux de Central African Republic ayant le statut de réfugié ou d’apatride peuvent postuler à cette annonce. Date limite pour postuler : 27-06-2021
Medical Nurse Nat. Specialist MINUSCA Central African Republic
VMAM Code
CAFR000807-9488
Open

Medical Nurse

Medical Nurse

National Specialist
Host entity
MINUSCA
Country
Central African Republic
Location, Country
Bangui (CAF)
Language skills
French
English
Expected Starting Date
Immediate
Duration
until 30 June 2022
Application deadline
Eligibility criteria
Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.
Description of task

Under the overall direction of the Mission’s Chief Medical Officer, the NUNV Medical Nurse will perform the following tasks:

· Attend to the MINUSCA UNOE Level 1 Clinic on a full-time basis and assist the medical officer(s) in the provision of both primary and secondary health care to all Mission personnel.

· Provide necessary primary healthcare care for minor injuries.

· Perform nursing care and generally all activities related to his/her professional capacity.

· Administer vaccinations to UN Mission personnel;

· Respond to emergency calls during and after office hours when necessary.

· Asist the Medical Officer(s) in providing adequate care, including stabilization of emergency cases;

· Ensures adequate requisition, storage and maintenance of accurate records of medical equipment, drugs and other consumables in the UNOE Level 1 Clinic and ambulances at all times.

· Ensure 24/7 serviceability of the UNOE Level 1 Clinic’s ambulances including medical equipment, consumables and pharmaceuticals.

· Conduct medical escorts for sick UN personnel from their accommodations to different medical facilities in Bangui.

· Assists in providing medical support during referrals and medical evacuation exercises when required

· Conduct medical escorts for very sick UN personnel during medical evacuations.

· Perform Infection control measures before and after transporting patients to/from the medical facilities.

· Maintain safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.

· Calling for assistance from health care support personnel.

· Assists in maintaining records of patients' medical data, including consultations and treatment and maintains strict confidentiality with regards to patients’ medical records

· Document services provided to patients by charting in patients’ and section’s records.

· Under the supervision of the Head Nurse/ Chief Medical Officer, the NUNV will be responsible for provision of quality nursing services that will contribute to the good physical and mental health, i.e. general wellbeing, of the MINUSCA personnel.

· Provide Health Education and advise to the Mission personnel in addition to the general group health briefings.

· On-call as required and Cover for absences.

· Perform other health related activities and duties as assigned by the Chief Medical Officer.

Required degree level
Technical/Vocational diploma
Educational additional comments

Bachelor degree or equivalent

National registration and license are required.

Additional qualification in Emergency Medical Care is an advantage.

Required experience
36 Months
Experience remark

A minimum of 3-5 years of consistent practical experience as a nurse. Knowledge of life saving procedure is essential. Practical working experience in a cross-cultural environment would be an advantage.

Also required:

Ability to write in a clear and concise manner and to communicate effectively orally.

Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team of international and national personnel.

Language skills
  • French(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • English(Optional), Level - Working Knowledge
Area of expertise
Nursing and midwifery, Public health, General human medicine (with clinical experience)
Driving license
Competencies values
Adaptability and Flexibility, Building Trust, Client Orientation, Communication, Judgement and Decision-making, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Self-Management, Technological Awareness, Working in Teams
Application procedure
* Pas encore enregistré/e dans la banque de candidats VNU ? Veuillez d’abord enregistrer votre profil sur le site https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important : Une fois votre compte crée, veillez à compléter toutes les sections de votre profil et le soumettre. Puis, connectez-vous à ‘Ma Page’ sur https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage et cliquez sur le lien ‘Recrutement spécial’. Enfin, sélectionnez l’annonce de recrutement spécial à laquelle vous souhaitez postuler. * Vous avez déjà un profil dans la banque de candidats VNU ? Veuillez d’abord mettre à jour votre profil sur le site https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Puis, connectez-vous à ‘Ma Page’ sur https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage et cliquez sur le lien ‘Recrutement spécial’ pour sélectionner l’annonce de recrutement spécial à laquelle vous souhaitez postuler. Ceci est une annonce pour une affectation VNU national. Par conséquence, seuls les citoyens de Central African Republic et les résidents légaux de (Central African Republic) ayant le statut de réfugié ou d’apatride peuvent postuler à cette annonce. Date limite pour postuler : 27-06-2021
Innovation Support Officer Int. Specialist UNDP Senegal
VMAM Code
SENR000594-9543
Open

Innovation Support Officer

Innovation Support Officer

International Specialist
Host entity
UNDP
Country
Senegal
Location, Country
Dakar (SEN)
Language skills
English
French
Expected Starting Date
Immediate
Duration
6 months with possiblity of extension
Application deadline
Eligibility criteria
Minimum age: 25 years old. Nationals of the country of assignment are not eligible, except the assignments in Headquarters duty stations.
Description of task

Under the overall supervision of the Hub Manager and the direct supervision of the Programme Advisor/Manager a.i. of the Sahel Governance Offer/Promise in collaboration with the Governance and Peacebuilding Team and with other Hub Units working on the Sahel, the Innovation Support Officer will support the implementation and delivery of results of the Sahel Governance Offer/Promise and perform the following tasks:

  1. Be responsible for developing and managing innovative digital projects and undertaking policy-focused research, data analysis and advocacy in line with the UNDP Governance Offer and Strategic Plan to accelerate sustainable development in the targeted countries with the help of innovation, partnerships and digital tools and technology.
  2. Identify, initiate, implement and facilitate innovative projects activities in cooperation with key stakeholders and partners.
  3. Track and analyze developments related to public innovation, digital transformation, innovation ecosystems, digital governance, and progress on the Sustainable Development Goals through the Governance Programme.
  4. Identify and develop research-led content, data visualizations, thought leadership and interactive tools particularly relevant to policy and decision-making purposes.
  5. Facilitate the delivery of innovation and digital transformation and technical assistance initiatives.
  6. Identify and forge good working relationships with key stakeholders and partners at the regional and national levels.
  7. Help develop and manage a UNDP Innovation Awards and Innovation Newsletters.
  8. Identify and explore new technical cooperation and innovation funding opportunities.
  9. Support the identification of new sources of evidence and insights, analyse and visualize patterns in unstructured sources of data, present new insights in accessible and comprehensive ways to enable sensemaking and analysis.
  10. Proactively explore and identify the new methods/approaches and frontier knowledge to tackle development challenges, collaborate with the communication and M&E colleagues to turn these into learning options and opportunities for addressing specific policy issues in the targeted Sahel countries.
  11. Contribute to the strengthening of the country offices Accelerator Labs’ service lines in connection with the RP and the Sahel Governance Offer/Promise based on findings from horizon scanning, systems’ mapping, and local knowledge.
  12. Explore the diversification of funding and investment sources through proactively mapping potential partners and building value proposition for their investment in the CO Labs and portfolio of experiments.
  13. Share findings from the exploration on future trends, new methodologies/approaches, potential partnership, funding opportunities, and others within UNDP and with partners.
  14. Proactively use blog posts and social media to share insights, attract partners and help position Accelerator Lab at the forefront of the exploration of new trends.
  15. Explore, document and increase understanding on emerging methods of tapping into collective intelligence for sustainable development.
  16. Advise on the COs accelerator lab’s experiment portfolio on Governance to ensure experiments are designed based on people’s knowledge, behaviours and peer to peer methods of managing and diffusing knowledge about sustainable development issues.
  17. Provide technical guidance for experiment design, roll-out and validation based on the experiment conditions, resources available, and requirements.
  18. Proactively manage risks within experiments including those related to ethics and privacy.
  19. Examine the results from the testing of prototypes and translate them into programmatic decisions on next steps and implications for improvement, spin-offs and scaling-up where warranted.
  20. Support lab partners to develop an emerging pipeline of new initiatives, support other activities related to the design and operationalization.
  21. Provide technical consultation and training for national partners and the COs through various phases including asset mapping, developing a strategic portfolio logic, experiment design, prototype testing, and evaluation
  22. Any other related tasks as may be required or assigned by the supervisor.
Required degree level
Bachelor degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments

Business Administration, Information Systems, Economics, Development Studies, or other related Social sciences study.

Required experience
36 Months
Experience remark

3 years of work experience in a similar position.

Experience Remark: Relevant experience in Information Communication and Technology (ICT), design research, innovation and entrepreneurship or related fields. Experience in the usage of computers and office software packages (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), experience in handling web-based management systems.

Language skills
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • French(Mandatory), Level - Working Knowledge
Area of expertise
Development programme/project administration, Resource mobilization, partnership and donor coordination
Area of expertise details

Information Communication and Technology (ICT), design research, innovation and entrepreneurship or related fields

Driving license
Competencies values
Accountability, Adaptability and Flexibility, Building Trust, Client Orientation, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Creativity, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Judgement and Decision-making, Knowledge Sharing, Leadership, Managing Performance, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Self-Management, Technological Awareness, Working in Teams
Application procedure
EN * Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply. * Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply. Application deadline: 27-06-2021
Portfolio Associate Nat. Specialist UNV Turkey
VMAM Code
TURR000485-9798
Open

Portfolio Associate

Portfolio Associate

National Specialist
Host entity
UNV
Country
Turkey
Location, Country
Istanbul (TUR)
Language skills
English
Expected Starting Date
01 July 2021
Duration
6 months
Application deadline
Eligibility criteria
Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.
Description of task

Under the overall supervision of the Regional Manager and direct supervision of the RBM Programme Specialist at the RO the UNV Portfolio Associate will contribute to the effective outreach leading to increased mobilization and placement of UN Volunteers, and support advocacy efforts and position of UNV in the countries, in line with UNV’s Strategic Framework. The Portfolio Associate also provides assistance to the Regional Office in Istanbul, UNV Field Units and duty stations with no UNV field presence, in support of partnerships, demand generation, volunteer mobilization and deployment and will:

  • Support the deployment and assignment management of all UN Volunteer modalities in the duty stations with no UNV field presence.
  • Support the recruitment of UN Volunteers in duty stations with no UNV field presence, including updating and maintaining a national UN Volunteers local candidate talent pool in coordination with the Volunteer Services Centre (VSC).
  • Maintain files of all UN Volunteers assigned to the countries, ensuring that all correspondence and periodic reports are properly kept in the Volunteer Management Application Module (VMAM), and that related matters requiring action are brought to the attention of his/her supervisor.
  • Monitor and keep records of the contractual status of all serving UN Volunteers and flag to VSC follow-up actions.
  • Ensure that initial contract documents, beneficiary forms and inventories of personal effects of UN Volunteers are up-to-date, and submitted to UNV headquarters, VSC (through VMAM) in a timely manner, in accordance with the relevant provisions included in the UN Security Handbook as well as in the UN Volunteer Conditions of Service;
  • Maintain up-to-date volunteer leave records and ensure that all UN Volunteers manage absences as per the UN Volunteer Conditions of Service;
  • Maintain up to date contact records of all serving UN Volunteers, including their recognized dependents;
  • Assist on the logistical and travel arrangements of arriving UN Volunteers and his/her recognized dependents;
  • Liaise with relevant UNDP units to facilitate government clearances, entry visas and resident permits of incoming UN Volunteers and their recognized dependents;
  • Provide the necessary support to UN Volunteers upon arrival, to open bank accounts as well as to complete forms required to obtain visas, residence permits, etc.;
  • Undertake tasks for the local support of the UN Volunteers and recognized dependents in the country including in the cases of medical evacuation, security evacuations or the death of a UN Volunteer;
  • Assist VSC in ensuring that all conditions are met before the payment of final entitlements to UN Volunteers at the end of their assignment.
  • Support the outreach activities with UN entities for demand generation and information on UNV modalities.
  • Act upon and follow-up on pipeline UNV assignments with partner agencies, particularly in the timely submission of Descriptions of Assignment, confirmation of funds, clearance of candidates, etc.
  • Draft routine correspondence and reports in accordance with standard internal procedures.
  • Support the RBM Programme Specialist in collecting data for the routine correspondence and reports.
  • Assist in compiling basic documentation and information, such as statistical data on volunteer mobilization, for the field unit as an input for corporate exercises.
  • In close coordination with the Communications Associate in the Regional Office, support in the preparation, dissemination and presentation of country-specific promotional information on the mandate and work of UNV with relevant development partners and the media.
  • Maintain general office files and keep information and reference material in a manner that allows easy reference and retrieval.
  • Perform relevant ATLAS roles if required.
  • Perform back-up roles for FUs on volunteer mobilization and deployment, and other administrative duties as may be required.
Required degree level
Bachelor degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments
  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant area, e.g. Administration, International Relations or any other area.
Required experience
24 Months
Experience remark
  • At least 2 years of professional work experience at the national and/or international level in management and office support, or other relevant programmes; experience working in the UN or other international development organization;
  • Excellent oral and written skills; excellent drafting, formulation, reporting skills;
  • Accuracy and professionalism in document production and editing;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; culturally and socially sensitive; ability to work inclusively and collaboratively with a range of partners, including grassroots community members, religious and youth organizations, and authorities at different levels; familiarity with tools and approaches of communications for development;
  • Ability to work and adapt professionally and effectively in a challenging environment; ability to work effectively in a multicultural team of international and national personnel;
  • Solid overall computer literacy, including proficiency in various MS Office applications (Excel, Word, etc.) and email/internet; familiarity with database management; and office technology equipment;
  • Self-motivated, ability to work with minimum supervision; ability to work with tight deadlines;
  • Have affinity with or interest in volunteerism as a mechanism for durable development, and the UN System.
  • Working knowledge of Russian would be an advantage.
Language skills
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Area of expertise
Development programme/project administration, Volunteer programmes and volunteer management
Area of expertise details
  • Experience in volunteer programmes and volunteer management is an advantage;
Driving license
Competencies values
Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Working in Teams
Application procedure
* Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply. * Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply. This is a national UN Volunteer assignment, therefore only nationals of Turkey and legal residents in Turkey with the status of refugee or with the status of being stateless are eligible to apply. Application deadline: 27-06-2021