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Associate Judicial Affairs Officer 11 April 2021 Nat. Youth UNAMA Afghanistan
Kabul (AFG)
until 31 December 2021
11 April 2021

Candidate age: between 18 and 29 throughout the entire duration of their assignment. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.

Under the supervision of Judicial Affairs Officer, the National UN Youth Volunteer will perform following functions:

Development and reform-related Analysis and Advice:

  • Monitor and conduct analysis and basic research on anti-corruption efforts, under the guidance of the JAO.
  • Suggest modes of dissemination of results of UNAMA’s Anti-Corruption Report and tailor content to Afghan citizens countrywide.

Reporting and Information Management

  • Carrying out research, prepare inputs, case summaries and analysis reports for the designated sections of the Anti-Corruption report.
  • Prepare contextual information materials, such as background notes, profiles and databases of relevance to anti-corruption reform.
  • Manage information and maintain relevant databases to ensure accessibility and utility.

Planning, Coordination and Facilitation

  • Support UNAMA’s donor coordination efforts in anti-corruption by assisting anti- corruption donor meetings, including support in preparing agendas, briefing speakers etc.
  • Ensure the gender mainstreaming of ROL’s work on anti-corruption and justice sector reform, including by conducting specific outreach to female interlocutors.
  • Collaborate with international and national staff throughout the UNCT to share information and facilitate meetings with interlocutors upon request.
  • Any other related tasks as may be required or assigned by the supervisor.
Bachelor degree or equivalent

Political or Social Science, Public Administration, Law and related areas

Basic knowledge of legal system and anti-corruption reform trends in Afghanistan

  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Rule of law, judicial and national legal system reform

Understanding of Afghanistan’s legal framework and major anti-corruption reform issues; experience in preparing analytical documents; experience engaging with government and nongovernment interlocutors (e.g. security and civilian officials, women’s and youth groups, etc).

Desirable: Professional experience working on anti-corruption, security and/or justice sector reform, or related issues in an Afghan context.


Adaptability and Flexibility, Building Trust, Client Orientation, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Self-Management, Technological Awareness, Vision, Working in Teams