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Associate Monitoring Officer 15 November 2020 Int. Specialist UNOCHA Turkey

Associate Monitoring Officer

International Specialist
Gaziantep (TUR)
01 January 2021
until 31 July 2021 with possibility of extension
15 November 2020

Minimum age: 25 years old. Nationals of the country of assignment are not eligible, except the assignments in Headquarters duty stations.

Within the delegated authority and under the supervision of the UNMM Team Leader and his/her designated mandated representatives, the UN Volunteer Associate Monitoring Officer will:

  • Participate in the planning of monitoring missions;
  • Conduct inspections of UN relief consignments and monitor their crossing of the border, in accordance with standard operating procedures;
  • Ensure completion and proper archiving of monitoring records;
  • Provide inputs for the preparation of reports and other documentation;
  • Contribute to Lessons Learned and After-Action Review processes;
  • Contribute to the improvement/revision of operational guidance documents;
  • Liaise with UN agencies' and implementing partners' relevant personnel regarding the monitoring operations;
  • Maintain good working relationship with local border officials;
  • Undertake other relevant tasks, as required.
Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • Degree in Logistics, Humanitarian affairs, International Affairs, Social Affairs, Administration, or other related disciplines.
24 Months
  • Solid overall computer literacy, including proficiency in various MS Office applications (Excel, Word, etc.) and email/internet; familiarity with database management is an asset;
  • 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;
  • Self-motivated, ability to work with minimum supervision; ability to work with tight deadlines;
  • Sound security awareness.
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • Arabic(Optional), Level - Working Knowledge
  • Turkish(Optional), Level - Working Knowledge
Crisis and conflict prevention, mitigation, resolution and reconciliation, Emergency response, immediate relief operations, and post-conflict humanitarian aid operations

Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, 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.

Application deadline: 15 November 2020