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Gestor/a de Asistencia Legal Nat. Specialist IOM Ecuador
VMAM Code
ECUR000891-10603
Open

Gestor/a de Asistencia Legal

Gestor/a de Asistencia Legal

National Specialist
Host entity
IOM
Country
Ecuador
Location, Country
Quito, Guayaquil, Cuenca, Lago Agrio (Sucumbios), Manta, Tulcan, Huaquillas (ECU)
Language skills
Spanish
English
Expected Starting Date
Immediate
Duration
until 31 December 2021
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

En el marco de la autoridad delegada y bajo la supervisión de la Coordinadora de Gestión Fronteriza y Manejo de la Información o su representante designada/o, la/el Voluntaria/o de la ONU llevará a cabo las siguientes tareas:

  1. Apoyar en la implementación de la estrategia de intervenciones de los programas del área de Gestión Fronteriza y Manejo de la Información de OIM, asistiendo en las actividades de examinación, identificación y derivación de casos a través de la asistencia legal directa a población de interés de la OIM.
  2. Asegurar el cumplimiento de las políticas, herramientas, manuales y directrices de la OIM.
  3. Implementar las actividades enmarcadas en los proyectos de acuerdo al plan de acción de la OIM.
  4. Provisión de información y orientación a la población en movilidad humana.
  5. Brindar asesoría jurídica con respecto a la vulneración de derechos y acceso efectivo a la justicia.
  6. Brindar asesoría legal respecto al acceso a derechos (salud, educación, laboral, medios de vida, servicios de justicia) a población en movilidad humana sobre procesos de registro y regularización en Ecuador.
  7. Derivar los casos identificados y que requieran atención prioritaria a las entidades gubernamentales correspondientes acorde al requerimiento.
  8. Identificar, documentar y realizar el respectivo seguimiento a casos atendidos y derivados.
  9. Realizar actividades orientadas a brindar asistencia y participar en actividades de capacitación y de carácter territorial.
  10. Elaborar reportes sobre las actividades realizadas.
  11. Ingresar información y mantener actualizada la base de datos de población beneficiaria de la OIM.
  12. Elaborar documentos sobre los principales obstáculos que enfrenta la población para acceder a los derechos, tendencias y tipologías de casos, y sobre estrategias de intervención.
  13. Prestar apoyo si se requiere a las actividades lideradas por otras áreas de la OIM, en la entrega de asistencia humanitaria directa, en comunicación con programas y socios implementadores de la OIM; organismos de cooperación, las ONG y las instituciones públicas a nivel local.
  14. Asistir con la recopilación de información diaria sobre la asistencia que brinda la OIM y el trabajo realizado en terreno a la coordinación y al jefe de oficina.
  15. Realizar un monitoreo constante de la calidad, cantidad y pertinencia de la asistencia brindada por la OIM, mediante matrices, encuestas y mecanismos de retroalimentación.
  16. Contribuir en la preparación y participar en reuniones internas y externas, y asistir en la preparación de presentaciones, ayudas memorias, protocolos y similares;
  17. Contribuir a la transversalización del enfoque de protección en la asistencia humanitaria. (1) seguridad y dignidad, (2) acceso efectivo, (3) rendición de cuentas y (4) participación y empoderamiento de las comunidades afectadas dentro de la asistencia a ser brindada.
  18. Participar activamente en los espacios de coordinación sobre Gestión Fronteriza y Manejo de la Información de la OIM.
  19. Cualquier otra actividad que se requiera o sea asignada por la Coordinadora del Área y/o Jefe de Oficina local.
Required degree level
Bachelor degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments

Título universitario de grado en un tema relevante a Derecho, Sociología, Trabajo Social, o Ciencias Sociales relacionadas con proyectos y programas de apoyo a población vulnerable.

Required experience
24 Months
Experience remark

Al menos 2 años de experiencia laboral profesional a nivel nacional y/o internacional en asistencia humanitaria y emergencias.

Conocimiento general de la realidad nacional, planes nacionales y legislaciones en materia de protección de derechos humanos y migración, así como también sólidos conocimientos de los procesos de tramitología a nivel institucional para temas varios que son requeridos por la población de interés de OIM.

Language skills
  • Spanish(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • English(Optional), Level - Working Knowledge
Area of expertise
Resource mobilization, partnership and donor coordination, Human rights, Protection of refugees, asylum seekers and IDPs
Area of expertise details

Habilidades informáticas sólidas, que incluyen el manejo de aplicaciones de MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.)

Driving license
Competencies values
Accountability, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Empowering Others, Planning and Organizing, Working in Teams
Application procedure
¿Aún no se ha registrado en la reserva de candidatos de VNU? Por favor, primero registre su perfil en https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. 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/mypage y 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? Por favor, 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/mypage y seleccione la opción de “reclutamiento especial”. Finalmente seleccione el reclutamiento especial al cual usted desea aplicar. Fecha límite para postularse: 21 Septiembre 2021 a las 23:59 hrs., Horario de Alemania
Especialista en Inclusión Financiera (Quito) Nat. Specialist UNDP Ecuador
VMAM Code
ECUR000892-10633
Open

Especialista en Inclusión Financiera (Quito)

Especialista en Inclusión Financiera (Quito)

National Specialist
Host entity
UNDP
Country
Ecuador
Location, Country
Quito (ECU)
Language skills
Spanish
Expected Starting Date
Immediate
Duration
until 15 December 2021
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

En el marco del Proyecto “Expandiendo la Protección Social a Jóvenes en Situación de Informalidad” y bajo la supervisión de la Oficial de Programa del Área de Gobernabilidad y Desarrollo Inclusivo de PNUD y de una persona delegada de CONAFIPS y el Voluntario Especialista de la ONU llevará a cabo las siguientes tareas:

  1. Programar junto al equipo del proyecto y de la CONAFIPS la ejecución de programas de mercadeo y promoción del FOGEPS y visibilizar el aporte de dichos fondos a la inclusión de la población joven en situación de informalidad.
  2. Apoyar a la CONAFIPS en la promoción del FOGEPS hacia las Cooperativas de Ahorro y Crédito definidas en la priorización territorial, con el material informativo y las directrices emitidas por la CONAFIPS.
  3. Analizar los procesos de desarrollo de productos financieros y no financieros para Organizaciones del Sector Financiero Popular y Solidario en todas sus etapas.
  4. Realizar un levantamiento de información cualitativa sobre el uso del FOGEPS y los hallazgos sobre la aplicación, uso y efectivización del FOGEPS por parte de las COACs.
  5. Realizar informes de seguimiento y una propuesta final de optimización del uso de FOGEPS para las COAC calificadas y de estrategia para captar nuevas COACs.
  6. Prever alianzas estratégicas con las distintas Organizaciones del Sector Financiero Popular y Solidario (SFPS).
  7. Cualquier otra actividad relacionada que se requiera o sea asignada por el supervisor.

Required degree level
Bachelor degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments

Título de Tercer Nivel en Ciencias Económicas, Finanzas, Contabilidad, Administración de Empresas o áreas afines.

Required experience
36 Months
Experience remark

- Experiencia previa en la promoción de instrumentos o productos financieros, preferiblemente de Cooperativas de Ahorro y Crédito.

- De preferencia, experiencia en el desarrollo de instrumentos o ejecución de estrategias relacionadas a la Inclusión Financiera.

- De preferencia, conocimientos sobre la Economía Popular y Solidaria y la normativa básica del sector (Ley Orgánica de Economía Popular y Solidaria y del Sector Financiero Popular y Solidario).

- Se valorará conocimientos en Marketing, Estrategia de Negocios y Análisis de bases de datos.

Language skills
  • Spanish(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Area of expertise
Finance, accounting and audit, Macroeconomics and public finance, Other finance, economics and administration related experience
Area of expertise details

- Persona especializada en finanzas populares e inclusión financiera.

- Contar con una inclinación natural hacia el aprendizaje, con un enfoque interdisciplinario e intercultural.

- Capacidad demostrable para comunicarse verbalmente y por escrito con una amplia gama de socios de manera persuasiva y colaborativa. Interés y motivación por la inclusión económica, y por fortalecer al sector de la Economía Popular y Solidaria.

- De preferencia, conocimiento y experiencia previa en la temática de inclusión financiera en el contexto de Ecuador.

- Conocimientos informáticos sólidos, incluyendo manejo avanzado de varias aplicaciones de Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, etc.) así como email/internet; familiaridad con gestión de bases de datos y equipamiento tecnológico de oficina

Driving license
Competencies values
Accountability, Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Integrity, Knowledge Sharing, Managing Performance, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism
Especialista en Inclusión Financiera (Ambato) Nat. Specialist UNDP Ecuador
VMAM Code
ECUR000893-10631
Open

Especialista en Inclusión Financiera (Ambato)

Especialista en Inclusión Financiera (Ambato)

National Specialist
Host entity
UNDP
Country
Ecuador
Location, Country
Ambato (ECU)
Language skills
Spanish
Expected Starting Date
Immediate
Duration
until 15 December 2021
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

En el marco del Proyecto “Expandiendo la Protección Social a Jóvenes en Situación de Informalidad” y bajo la supervisión de la Oficial de Programa del Área de Gobernabilidad y Desarrollo Inclusivo de PNUD y de una persona delegada de CONAFIPS y el Voluntario Especialista de la ONU llevará a cabo las siguientes tareas:

  1. Programar junto al equipo del proyecto y de la CONAFIPS la ejecución de programas de mercadeo y promoción del FOGEPS y visibilizar el aporte de dichos fondos a la inclusión de la población joven en situación de informalidad.
  2. Apoyar a la CONAFIPS en la promoción del FOGEPS hacia las Cooperativas de Ahorro y Crédito definidas en la priorización territorial, con el material informativo y las directrices emitidas por la CONAFIPS.
  3. Analizar los procesos de desarrollo de productos financieros y no financieros para Organizaciones del Sector Financiero Popular y Solidario en todas sus etapas.
  4. Realizar un levantamiento de información cualitativa sobre el uso del FOGEPS y los hallazgos sobre la aplicación, uso y efectivización del FOGEPS por parte de las COACs.
  5. Realizar informes de seguimiento y una propuesta final de optimización del uso de FOGEPS para las COAC calificadas y de estrategia para captar nuevas COACs.
  6. Prever alianzas estratégicas con las distintas Organizaciones del Sector Financiero Popular y Solidario (SFPS).
  7. Cualquier otra actividad relacionada que se requiera o sea asignada por el supervisor.

Required degree level
Bachelor degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments

Título de Tercer Nivel en Ciencias Económicas, Finanzas, Contabilidad, Administración de Empresas o áreas afines.

Required experience
36 Months
Experience remark

- Experiencia previa en la promoción de instrumentos o productos financieros, preferiblemente de Cooperativas de Ahorro y Crédito.

- De preferencia, experiencia en el desarrollo de instrumentos o ejecución de estrategias relacionadas a la Inclusión Financiera.

- De preferencia, conocimientos sobre la Economía Popular y Solidaria y la normativa básica del sector (Ley Orgánica de Economía Popular y Solidaria y del Sector Financiero Popular y Solidario).

- Se valorará conocimientos en Marketing, Estrategia de Negocios y Análisis de bases de datos.

Language skills
  • Spanish(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Area of expertise
Finance, accounting and audit, Macroeconomics and public finance, Other finance, economics and administration related experience
Area of expertise details

- Persona especializada en finanzas populares e inclusión financiera.

- Contar con una inclinación natural hacia el aprendizaje, con un enfoque interdisciplinario e intercultural.

- Capacidad demostrable para comunicarse verbalmente y por escrito con una amplia gama de socios de manera persuasiva y colaborativa. Interés y motivación por la inclusión económica, y por fortalecer al sector de la Economía Popular y Solidaria.

- De preferencia, conocimiento y experiencia previa en la temática de inclusión financiera en el contexto de Ecuador.

- Conocimientos informáticos sólidos, incluyendo manejo avanzado de varias aplicaciones de Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, etc.) así como email/internet; familiaridad con gestión de bases de datos y equipamiento tecnológico de oficina

Driving license
Competencies values
Accountability, Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Integrity, Knowledge Sharing, Managing Performance, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism
Especialista en Inclusión Financiera (Cuenca) Nat. Specialist UNDP Ecuador
VMAM Code
ECUR000894-10632
Open

Especialista en Inclusión Financiera (Cuenca)

Especialista en Inclusión Financiera (Cuenca)

National Specialist
Host entity
UNDP
Country
Ecuador
Location, Country
Cuenca (ECU)
Language skills
Spanish
Expected Starting Date
Immediate
Duration
until 15 December 2021
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

En el marco del Proyecto “Expandiendo la Protección Social a Jóvenes en Situación de Informalidad” y bajo la supervisión de la Oficial de Programa del Área de Gobernabilidad y Desarrollo Inclusivo de PNUD y de una persona delegada de CONAFIPS y el Voluntario Especialista de la ONU llevará a cabo las siguientes tareas:

  1. Programar junto al equipo del proyecto y de la CONAFIPS la ejecución de programas de mercadeo y promoción del FOGEPS y visibilizar el aporte de dichos fondos a la inclusión de la población joven en situación de informalidad.
  2. Apoyar a la CONAFIPS en la promoción del FOGEPS hacia las Cooperativas de Ahorro y Crédito definidas en la priorización territorial, con el material informativo y las directrices emitidas por la CONAFIPS.
  3. Analizar los procesos de desarrollo de productos financieros y no financieros para Organizaciones del Sector Financiero Popular y Solidario en todas sus etapas.
  4. Realizar un levantamiento de información cualitativa sobre el uso del FOGEPS y los hallazgos sobre la aplicación, uso y efectivización del FOGEPS por parte de las COACs.
  5. Realizar informes de seguimiento y una propuesta final de optimización del uso de FOGEPS para las COAC calificadas y de estrategia para captar nuevas COACs.
  6. Prever alianzas estratégicas con las distintas Organizaciones del Sector Financiero Popular y Solidario (SFPS).
  7. Cualquier otra actividad relacionada que se requiera o sea asignada por el supervisor.

Required degree level
Bachelor degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments

Título de Tercer Nivel en Ciencias Económicas, Finanzas, Contabilidad, Administración de Empresas o áreas afines.

Required experience
36 Months
Experience remark

- Experiencia previa en la promoción de instrumentos o productos financieros, preferiblemente de Cooperativas de Ahorro y Crédito.

- De preferencia, experiencia en el desarrollo de instrumentos o ejecución de estrategias relacionadas a la Inclusión Financiera.

- De preferencia, conocimientos sobre la Economía Popular y Solidaria y la normativa básica del sector (Ley Orgánica de Economía Popular y Solidaria y del Sector Financiero Popular y Solidario).

- Se valorará conocimientos en Marketing, Estrategia de Negocios y Análisis de bases de datos.

Language skills
  • Spanish(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Area of expertise
Finance, accounting and audit, Macroeconomics and public finance, Other finance, economics and administration related experience
Area of expertise details

- Persona especializada en finanzas populares e inclusión financiera.

- Contar con una inclinación natural hacia el aprendizaje, con un enfoque interdisciplinario e intercultural.

- Capacidad demostrable para comunicarse verbalmente y por escrito con una amplia gama de socios de manera persuasiva y colaborativa. Interés y motivación por la inclusión económica, y por fortalecer al sector de la Economía Popular y Solidaria.

- De preferencia, conocimiento y experiencia previa en la temática de inclusión financiera en el contexto de Ecuador.

- Conocimientos informáticos sólidos, incluyendo manejo avanzado de varias aplicaciones de Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, etc.) así como email/internet; familiaridad con gestión de bases de datos y equipamiento tecnológico de oficina

Driving license
Competencies values
Accountability, Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Integrity, Knowledge Sharing, Managing Performance, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism
Técnico/a de Implementación Territorial Nat. Specialist UNESCO Ecuador
VMAM Code
ECUR000895-10669
Open

Técnico/a de Implementación Territorial

Técnico/a de Implementación Territorial

National Specialist
Host entity
UNESCO
Country
Ecuador
Location, Country
Guayaquil (ECU)
Language skills
Spanish
Expected Starting Date
15 October 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
  • Coordinar la implementación de las acciones del MYRP en la provincia de Guayas con los socios implementadores, las instituciones públicas involucradas y los demás actores que se estimen pertinentes.
  • Aportar técnicamente al diseño de acciones a ser implementadas en el marco del MYRP a nivel nacional y en particular para su adecuación y adaptación a la realidad y necesidades de la provincia del Guayas.
  • Dar continuidad al acompañamiento a las instituciones educativas, en la Inclusión en el Sector Educativo, en la provincia de Guayas.
  • Reportar la situación de la gestión territorial en Guayas de manera bimensual a través de informes de avances y monitoreo de los objetivos planteados por la coordinación territorial.
  • Formar parte activa de las reuniones de coordinación general buscando promover la optimización de los recursos y resultados esperados.
  • Informar sobre las alertas territoriales y realizar las respectivas recomendaciones de resolución para la efectiva implementación de todas las acciones en territorio.

Tareas adicionales:

  • Considerar los avances de la coordinación de gestión de conocimiento, monitoreo y evaluación del programa y avanzar de manera articulada con el equipo de coordinación territorial.
  • Contribuir al seguimiento de la coordinación territorial del programa y del monitoreo de sus resultados en Guayas, manteniendo estrecha coordinación con los espacios de coordinación interinstitucional locales y el equipo del Ministerio de Educación en sus niveles desconcentrados. Todo ello, en articulación con la coordinación territorial del Programa.
  • Servir como punto de enlace entre las contrapartes y socios implementadores de la UNESCO que tendrán acciones en la provincia de Guayas, así como la coordinación entre las acciones que desarrollen los distintos miembros del GTRM a nivel local y el GTE.
  • Garantizar que se mantenga un enfoque de género en todas las actividades, incluidas las actividades específicas.
  • Preparar información para las reuniones bimensuales y comunicaciones periódicas del Programa, considerando la implementación territorial del Programa en Guayas.
  • Asegurar el cumplimiento de protocolos, normas y procedimientos administrativos financieros y de los reportes que fueran requeridos.
  • Otras funciones necesarias para la óptima ejecución del Programa y para el correcto posicionamiento de la UNESCO en la provincia del Guayas.
  • Aportes al área de comunicación y posicionamiento del MYRP por medio de aportes a los boletines, información de los avances provinciales y otras iniciativas de comunicación desde el territorio.
  • Cualquier otra actividad que se requiera o sea asignada por el supervisor.
Required degree level
Bachelor degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments

Título de tercer nivel en Ciencias de la Educación, Pedagogía, Psicología, Psicología Educativa, Derecho o afines.

Required experience
48 Months
Experience remark

Experiencia mínima de 4 años en cargos de acción en programas de desarrollo

Al menos 2 años de experiencia en programas vinculados a educación

Experiencia en capacitación y formación en temas relacionados a Derechos Humanos, enfoques de igualdad y no discriminación, derechos de niñez y adolescencia, prevención de la violencia, género, o similares.

Experiencia demostrada en implementación de proyectos de desarrollo e inclusión de personas en situación de migración, refugio y/o otras condiciones de vulnerabilidad.

Experiencia de trabajo en la ciudad de Guayaquil y conocimiento del contexto y los actores locales en el ámbito educativo.

Language skills
  • Spanish(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Area of expertise
Human rights, Development programme/project administration, Other educational, teaching or training experience
Area of expertise details

Conocimientos informáticos en manejo de Word, Excel y Power Point

Driving license
Competencies values
Accountability, Adaptability and Flexibility, Building Trust, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Self-Management, Vision
Communications Specialist Int. Specialist UNDP Nigeria
VMAM Code
NGAR000172-10136
Open

Communications Specialist

Communications Specialist

International Specialist
Host entity
UNDP
Country
Nigeria
Location, Country
Abuja (NGA)
Language skills
English
French
Expected Starting Date
Immediate
Duration
12 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

Within the delegated authority and under the supervision of the Project Manager or his/her appointed delegated representative(s), the UNV Communication Specialist will:

  •  Support the implementation of the project's communication strategy and annual plan
  • Design, produce, write and/or edit communication and advocacy materials, flagship reports, and studies; in doing so the incumbent will also facilitate the management and dissemination of knowledge products 
  • Support the project's online visibility on social media channels, and on the UNDP Africa website, blog platforms, and e-newsletters 
  • Promote the achievements of UNDP and its partners in the regional context of disaster risk management in the Western Sahel and Lake Chad Basin 
  • Help improve the project’s outreach and promote the agenda of UNDP and its partners towards a risk-informed development trajectory

Required degree level
Bachelor degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments

Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Communication, Media, Journalism, International Relations, or a related field. A Master's degree is desirable, but it is not a requirement.
Minimum 3 years (5 years desirable but it is not a requirement) of experience at the national or international level in public relations, communications, or advocacy, including

Required experience
36 Months
Experience remark
  • Experience in developing communication and media materials, and online publications 
  • Experience in preparing presentations, briefing notes, talking points, and fact sheets 
  • Experience in media relations 
  • Knowledge of and experience with photography and video 
  • Knowledge of and experience as an influencer or with blogging and social media 
  • Advanced user level in graphic design software packages (Adobe Creative Suite) 
  • Good knowledge of handling web-based management systems (AEM, Drupal) 
  • Experience in working at the UN and/or with NGOs in the field of development is an asset
Language skills
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • French(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Area of expertise
Public information and reporting, Journalism, mass media and broadcasting
Area of expertise details

Expertise in the design and production of communication and advocacy materials including excellent knowledge and skills in photography and video production​

Driving license
Competencies values
Accountability, Commitment and Motivation, Communication, Creativity, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Technological Awareness, Adaptability and Flexibility, Client Orientation, Knowledge Sharing, 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: 23-09-2021
Associate Reporting Officer Int. Specialist UNHCR Nigeria
VMAM Code
NGAR000176-10584
Open

Associate Reporting Officer

Associate Reporting Officer

International Specialist
Host entity
UNHCR
Country
Nigeria
Location, Country
Maiduguri (NGA)
Language skills
English
Expected Starting Date
01 October 2021
Duration
12 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

Within the delegated authority and under the supervision of the Snr Protection Cluster Coordination Officer or his/her designated mandated representative(s), the UN Volunteer will undertake the following tasks:

In particular, s/he will:

  • Provide support to the protection sector in advocating for the rights of the displaced populations in North East Nigeria by advocating for the fundamental human rights of persons of concern to UNHCR; In performing protection work, inculcate a right based approach in the provision of services, advocate for the respect international human rights law; international humanitarian law and refugee law.
  • Draft, formulate policies, guidelines, advocacy notes, position papers and provide guidance aimed at improving the delivery of protection services, by the protection sector in keeping with Global Protection Cluster standards.
  • Foster and create strategic partnerships with the government, INGO, civil society groups, human rights institutions; to advance the rights of the most vulnerable groups amongst the IDP, host communities community-based, local, national, and international organizations.
  • Promote and ensure protection mainstreaming by integrating Age, Gender and Diversity (AGD) approach across all sectors as health, WASH, nutrition and food security.
  • Coordinate (under the supervision of the sector coordinator) multi sector needs assessments to the field and liaise closely with the local coordination groups established at various Local Government Areas.
  • Provide support to the coordination mechanisms in place including attending the monthly meetings convened by the subsectors and AoR, CP, HLP and GBV and work closely with all the subsector leads;
  • Establish a database on Protection of Civilians to record civilian casualties analyze trends of the effects of the protracted conflict on civilians. This database will inter-alia provide evidence-based protection monitoring to improve quality of reports produced by PSWG;
  • Support the PSWG implement the HCT Centrality of Protection Strategy; plan regular monitoring of the performance indicators; lobby members to provide updates on progress on a monthly basis; Liaise and network closely with Areas Of Responsibility on Child Protection, CP, Housing Land and Property, HLP; Gender Based Violence, GBV and Humanitarian Mine Action, HMA as well as other stakeholders to improve referral mechanisms and pathways to enhance coordinated responses and improved service delivery;
  • Collect, collate, analyze information and manage data, work closely with information management team to streamline information and make it user friendly for all protection actors;
  • Prepare regular situation reports, flash information, ad hoc reports, Protection Analysis Framework (PAF) thematic and analytical reports including the Secretary-General’s Annual Report;
  • Provide briefing notes, draft talking points for senior management and give presentation to donors and visiting missions to the North East on the operational context;
  • Collaborate with all sections in UNHCR to understand the operational context; the UNV will also receive guidance from the Senior Protection Officer and National Sector Coordinator and the NPSWG Secretariat in Abuja and international colleagues in Maiduguri

Required degree level
Bachelor degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments

University in Mass Communication, Humanities and Social Sciences, Social Work, Anthropology, Community Development and or related fields

Required experience
24 Months
Experience remark

Minimum 2 years of relevant professional experience in Information Management, reporter/ journalism, social worker and researcher.

Language skills
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Area of expertise
Social work
Area of expertise details
  • Knowledge and experience in the field of international protection, investigative journalism coupled with excellent drafting/reporting skills is desirable.
  • Working experience with refugees, internally displaced populations and other people of concern in a protection capacity is an added asset.
  • Excellent interpersonal, teamwork and negotiation skills in a cross-cultural environment and the ability to assist in communication of technical and non-technical details with Government technical staff as well as NGO staff and local authorities.
  • Previous significant work experience with reporting on human rights violations, Working in conflict and post conflict environment.
  • Sound knowledge of the humanitarian community and ability to work with all relevant actors and stakeholders.
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills.
  • Solid knowledge of Microsoft computer programs including Access, Excel, outlook, PowerPoint, and Word. Information and data base management;
  • Knowledge of UN policies and procedures: Field experience
  • Fluency in English.

Driving license
Competencies values
Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Integrity, Professionalism, 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: 22-09-2021
Associate Settlement Planning Officer Int. Specialist UNHCR Nigeria
VMAM Code
NGAR000177-10583
Open

Associate Settlement Planning Officer

Associate Settlement Planning Officer

International Specialist
Host entity
UNHCR
Country
Nigeria
Location, Country
Maiduguri (NGA)
Language skills
English
Expected Starting Date
01 October 2021
Duration
12 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

Within the delegated authority and under the supervision of Senior Shelter Cluster Coordinator or his/her designated mandated representative(s), the UN Volunteer Associate Settlement Planning officer will undertake the following tasks:

In particular, s/he will

  1. Coordinate and lead the shelter cluster technical working group on sites and settlement planning, refining the scope of the WG, defining and implementing a workplan and plan of action.
  2. Establish systems to identify track and monitor emergency settlement planning needs and activities across NE Nigeria. This will focus on displacement sites, both existing and requiring decongestion strategy.
  3. Work with other clusters to ensure that relevant standards are developed adapted and effectively communicates.
  4. Develop sound technical guidance on site planning including emergency minimum standards with a view of long-term implications and future urban development.
  5. Actively work to ensure that physical site planning takes account protection concerns, including where relevant, deconfliction and security, access to services for those living with disabilities and reduced risk of GBV issues relating to poor site planning.
  6. Ensure that each site has planning to reduce key risks including wind, flooding and fire.
  7. Build partner technical capacity, systems and tools in site planning through coaching, training and workshops
  8. Perform other duties as may be required.

Required degree level
Bachelor degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments

Bachelors Degree in Architecture or Civil-Engineering is required for this position

Required experience
24 Months
Experience remark

Minimum 2 years of relevant professional experience with a Master’s degree or 4 years of relevant professional experience with a Bachelor’s degree.

Language skills
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Area of expertise
Other human settlement related experience
Area of expertise details
  • Relevant professional experience includes management of humanitarian shelter or settlement programs / projects or a combination of experience in the humanitarian sector and construction related activities outside of the humanitarian sector such as supervision of construction works.

  • Excellent interpersonal, teamwork and negotiation skills in a cross cultural environment and the ability to assist in communication of technical and non-technical details with Government technical staff as well as NGO staff and local authorities.

Driving license
Competencies values
Accountability, Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, 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: 22-09-2021
Associate ICT Officer Int. Specialist UNHCR Nigeria
VMAM Code
NGAR000181-10582
Open

Associate ICT Officer

Associate ICT Officer

International Specialist
Host entity
UNHCR
Country
Nigeria
Location, Country
Maiduguri (NGA)
Language skills
English
Expected Starting Date
01 December 2021
Duration
12 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 direct supervision of Admin Officer and the overall supervision of the Division of Information Systems and Telecoms (DIST) Chief ICT Field Operations, the UN Volunteer will undertake the following tasks:

  • Oversee daily Business-As-Usual operational decisions, including incident, problem, change, service request, and asset management.
  • Prepare an IT Operations Plan and forecast annual IT budget needs, including lifecycle management, application licensing, maintenance, recurring, and capital expenditures providing input to the Annual Programme Review
  • Ensure compliance with Service Management and IT security policies and standards, technical architecture, and service level agreements reporting non-compliance as appropriate
  • Assist and advise offices in the recruiting and providing training to ICT staff and End Users.
  • Leverage the broader IT community (UNHCR, UN agencies, partners, and external providers) to deliver the most efficient and cost-effective solutions to the business. May represent UNHCR IT in inter-agency and other external meetings
  • Serve as primary escalation point for end-user and operational issues (Incidents & Service Requests) not resolved within established SLA's; coordinate with MSPs to expedite resolution including prioritization and escalation of SLA performance breaches to supervisor or responsible service tower owner
  • Monitor, analyze, and report on system and infrastructure performance and capacity in a timely manner and ensure that service owner take appropriate action.
  • Recommend, and implement approved, service delivery process improvements. Define support processes in accordance with ITIL best-practices.
  • Actively participate in ICT related meetings to ensure that all decisions taken meet UNHCR’s operational and security requirements.
  • Ensure solutions are of high-quality from a technical perspective and that end-user support is responsive and effective
  • Maintain accurate inventory of all IT equipment for all sites and ensure relevant Asset Management policies and guidelines are followed and the ITSM databases are up to date.
  • Provide coaching and training to ICT staff, end-users and raft procedures and instructions to promote a better understanding of the use of the ICT equipment.
  • Ensure compliance with Service Management and IT security policies and standards, technical architecture, and service level agreements reporting non-compliance as appropriate.
  • Work closely with UNHCR SDMs and MSPs to carry out problem management and root cause analysis and prevent recurrence of critical problems by executing approved changes.
  • Liaise and negotiate, when necessary, with relevant regulatory bodies to ensure all required permissions to operate UNHCR networks are granted
  • Act as a Service Delivery Manager (SDM) and oversees the delivery of technology services to customers. The manager follows established ICT principles, operational guidelines, and service level agreements to ensure consistently high-level service performance.
  • Provide accurate and timely information on operational status and reports to management.
  • Perform other related duties assigned.

Required degree level
Bachelor degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments

Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, Information Technology, or related fields with good knowledge of ICT networks, Microsoft applications, Satellite and security telecommunications, CISCO networking devices; ITIL certification to the V3 Foundation level will be an added advantage.

Required experience
48 Months
Experience remark
  • A minimum 4-year experience in IT including managing IT service delivery with SLA based delivery of both centralized and decentralized applications, systems, and services
  • Good understanding and practical experience of ITIL Service Operations processes driven by continuous improvement
  • Experience working in a matrixed team to ensure collaborations and effective operations across multiple organizations.
  • Good understanding of energy/power related systems.
  • Good analytical, Innovation and Creativity and Technological Awareness skills.
  • Ability to influence, manage and lead negotiations with stakeholders. Strong interpersonal skills that include effective communications (both verbally and written) at all levels, to technical and non- technical audiences.
  • Practical experience working in the deep field.
  • Experience working with an external managed service provider for ICT infrastructure maintenance and support.
Language skills
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Area of expertise
Telecommunications systems
Area of expertise details
  • Experience working with an external managed service provider for ICT infrastructure maintenance and support.
  • Good understanding and practical experience of ITIL Service Operations processes driven by continuous improvement

Driving license
Competencies values
Accountability, Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, 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: 22-09-2021
Procurement Associate Nat. Specialist UNDP Nigeria
VMAM Code
NGAR000182-10592
Open

Procurement Associate

Procurement Associate

National Specialist
Host entity
UNDP
Country
Nigeria
Location, Country
Abuja (NGA)
Language skills
English
Expected Starting Date
15 September 2021
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

As the project enters into the midterm in which huge procurements are necessary, the NCE unit would like to recruit a procurement officer to assist with the huge procurement that is being anticipated. The Procurement Officer is responsible for the procurement management of the GEF-UNDP Sound Management & Disposal of PCBs in Nigeria project being implemented by the Federal Ministry of Environment, Department of Pollution Control and Environmental Health S/he will provide support to PCB PMU in managing the procurement requirements of works, professional services, and equipments in accordance with the UNDP requirements. The Procurement Officer will work under the direct supervision of, and be accountable to the Team Leader, Nature, Climate Change and Energy Unit. The Procurement Officer will have the following responsibilities:

  • Prepare a detailed procurement plan in line with the directives of proposed and approved AWPBs, in consultation with the GEF-UNDP PCB Project Coordinator and the Nature, Climate Change & Energy Team.
  • Draft bidding documents; prepare bill of quantities and scope of work of the planned work constructions, professional services, and equipment procurements, in accordance with the UNDP requirements.
  • Assist with the preparation of request for proposals (RFP), request for quotations (RFQ), Standard Bidding Documents, minutes of bid/proposal conferences, and negotiation meetings; issuing of bidding documents, issuing of request for clarification.
  • Prepare and publish bidding announcements following the Service Center clearance.
  • Receive, open, screen, log and date stamps bid responses/quotations, mail as required and organize bids for review by the respective project expert.
  • Take part into the tender evaluation committee works, including drafting the tender selection/ evaluation forms, announcing tender results, and preparing the procurement provisions that will be included in the contracts.
  • Review periodically the implementation of the works that shall be in compliance with the procurement provisions, in close collaboration with PCB Coordinator and the Programme Manager at the country office.
  • Organize and maintain computerized records containing vendor and bid information.
  • Process requisitions into purchase orders using the UNDP Atlas platform
  • Correspond with vendors regarding prices, product availability, and delivery.
  • Respond to inquiries from PMU staff regarding requisitions, purchase orders, contracts and pricing information.
  • Take part into the provisional and final acceptance works including the preparation of the respective committees and the acceptance of the works/professional services/equipment delivered.
  • Monitor, in consultation with the Procurement Analyst at the Service Center to ensure conformity UNDP procurement rules.
  • Assist with the preparation of advertisements and procurement notices and arrange to have these published both locally and internationally.
  • Organize and coordinate bid opening and bid evaluation processes through the preparation of bid opening documents and minutes, and the preparation of evaluation reports and proposals to the CAP committee

Required degree level
Bachelor degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments

A degree in Business Administration, Management, Finance, or a relevant field is required. An advance degree would be an added advantage

Required experience
60 Months
Experience remark
  • 3-5 years of experience continuous implementation of procurement procedures with big organizations/firms.
  • Extensive knowledge of procurement & asset management processes
  • Excellent computer skills, in particular mastery of all applications of the MS Office package;
  • Excellent written communication skills; and
  • Ability to carry out tasks independently,
Language skills
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Area of expertise
Procurement and contracting
Area of expertise details

Extensive knowledge of procurement & asset management processes

Driving license
Competencies values
Accountability, Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Creativity, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Self-Management, Working in Teams
Application procedure
* Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool? 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? 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. ! FOR National UN Volunteer assignments ONLY (remove for international assignments): ! This is a national UN Volunteer assignment, therefore only nationals of (enter the Programme Country) and legal residents in (enter the Programme Country or territory) with a residency permit, the status of refugee or with the status of being stateless are eligible to apply. Don’t forget to tick the yes box for: “I am interested in serving as a volunteer in my own country.” Application deadline: xx-xx-201x * Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool? 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? 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. ! FOR National UN Volunteer assignments ONLY (remove for international assignments): ! This is a national UN Volunteer assignment, therefore only nationals of (enter the Programme Country) and legal residents in (enter the Programme Country or territory) with a residency permit, the status of refugee or with the status of being stateless are eligible to apply. Don’t forget to tick the yes box for: “I am interested in serving as a volunteer in my own country.” Application deadline: xx-xx-201x * Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool? 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? 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. ! FOR National UN Volunteer assignments ONLY (remove for international assignments): ! This is a national UN Volunteer assignment, therefore only nationals of Nigeria and legal residents in Nigeria with a residency permit, the status of refugee or with the status of being stateless are eligible to apply. Don’t forget to tick the yes box for: “I am interested in serving as a volunteer in my own country.” Application deadline: 20-09-2021 Applications from women and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged.