|Programme Assistant, Online Volunteering||20 January 2021||Nat. Specialist||UNV||Senegal|
01 February 2021
until 31 December 2021
20 January 2021
Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.
Under the supervision of the Regional Manager / ROWCA and technical guidance from UNV Online Volunteering Coordinator with the Volunteer Solutions Section, the national UN Volunteer will deliver excellent service to partners organizations, support the Online Volunteering service promotion to relevant organizations in the countries of the region, provide training and guidance to the UNV Field Units, assist users with regular day-to-day Online Volunteering activities primarily in French as well as support outreach and marketing activities to help grow the UNV Online Volunteering service. He/she will also contribute to the development of corporate strategies and approaches to ensure high client and volunteer satisfaction, diversification of talent skills and expansion of online volunteering opportunities.
S/he will undertake the following tasks:
a. Provide support to the users of UNV’s Online Volunteering service focusing on achieving the following results:
b. Support the daily promotion of the Online Volunteering service in West African countries and focusing on:
- organizations’ registration and accreditation criteria and process
OV service-delivery to organizations at country level
provision of support to Host Entities with developing OV opportunities
advocacy engagements and promoting the concept of OV service and its benefits
c. Support the refinement of the OV service in the new Unified Volunteer Platform (UVP) and new content for the website and other communication tools, including:
Bachelor degree or equivalent
Volunteer programmes and volunteer management
Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment to Continuous Learning, 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 Senegal and legal residents in Senegal 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: 20-01-2021