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Title
Deadline
Category Host entity Country
Statistic Clerk 16 May 2021 Nat. Youth UNODC Brazil
UNODC
Brazil
Brasilia (BRA)
Portuguese,English,Spanish
Immediate
6 months
16 May 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 direct supervision of Specialist in Drug Trafficking and Transnational Crime, the national UN Youth Volunteer will:

  • Support the execution of research and surveys on drug policies.
  • Support the data analysis production of drug trafficking studies.
  • Foment methodological studies proposals and statistic models.
  • Prepare the data received for statistical analysis.
  • Support CoE’s team activities.
  • Assist in handling telephone calls and technical meetings.
  • Any other related tasks as may be required or assigned by the supervisor.
Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • Bachelor’s degree in Statistic.
12 Months
  • Demonstrated experience in Data Analysis and data modeling.
  • Previous experience as a volunteer and/or experience of another culture, (i.e. studies, volunteer work, internship) would be highly regarded.
  • Portuguese(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • English(Optional), Level - Fluent
  • Spanish(Optional), Level - Fluent
Statistics

Skills and competencies

  • Computer skills in Statistic packages, Power Bi.
  • Motivation to contribute towards peace and development and to serve others.
  • Good interpersonal, networking and communication skills..
No

Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Working in Teams

* 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.

This is a national UN Volunteer assignment, therefore only nationals of Brazil and legal residents in Brazil 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: 16 May 2021, 23:59 Germany time

UNV Associate Humanitarian Affairs Officer 26 May 2021 Nat. Specialist UNOCHA Fiji
UNOCHA
Fiji
Suva (FJI)
English
Immediate
until 31 December 2021 with possibility of extension
26 May 2021

Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.

Under the direct supervision of the Dpty. Head of Office, the UN Volunteer will undertake the following tasks, within limits of delegated authority:

  • Monitor, analyze and report on humanitarian responses and issues, disaster relief/management programmes or emergency situations in the region;
  • Monitor and analyze current events, public opinion and media, identify issues and trends, and advise on appropriate action/responses.
  • Establish and maintain contacts with other UN agencies, non-governmental organizations and government officials to ensure the effective exchange and dissemination of current information.
  • Support collaboration and exchange of information both in and outside the UN system.
  • Act as reporting and public information focal point.
  • Organize and participate in working groups, meetings, conferences and consultations with other agencies and partners on humanitarian and emergency relief-related matters.
  • Contribute to the development of a suite of reporting and information products, including Humanitarian Situation Updates and Reports, Humanitarian Bulletins, Humanitarian Snapshots etc.
  • Assist in the preparation of OCHA reports, studies, background papers, policy guidelines, correspondence, presentations, etc.
  • Ability to travel throughout the area of responsibility (14 Pacific countries) for preparedness and emergency duties;
  • Performs other duties as required.

Work implies frequent interaction with the following:

  • Humanitarian colleagues in the humanitarian field, including UN agencies, international and national NGOs, and donors. the UN, and in
  • Counterparts and mid-level officials in governments, businesses, academia and other areas of civil society.
Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • Education: A first-level university degree in combination with qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.
  • Languages: English and French are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. For this position fluency in English (both oral and written) is required.
24 Months
  • Experience: A minimum of two (2) years of progressively responsible professional experience in humanitarian work, development or related area is required.
  • Knowledge of the UN system is an advantage.
  • Previous experience with the UN and humanitarian system in the Pacific region is an advantage.
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Emergency response, immediate relief operations, and post-conflict humanitarian aid operations
No

Communication, Integrity, Professionalism, Working in Teams

* 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.

This is a national UN Volunteer assignment, therefore only nationals of Fiji and legal residents with a residency permit, the status of refugee or with the status of being stateless are eligible to apply.

Application deadline: 26 May 2021