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Title
Deadline
Category Host entity Country
Technicien de Groupe élèctrogène (Tessalit) 16 August 2020 Nat. Specialist MINUSMA Mali
MINUSMA
Mali
Tessalit (MLI)
French
Immediate
until 30 June 2020
16 August 2020

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

Sous la supervision directe de Mr. Handapangoda Perera, Technicien de Groupe élèctrogène le/la Volontaire des Nations Unies effectuera les tâches suivantes:

  • Apporter un appui à la réalisation des installations de groupes électrogènes de petite et grande capacité et des équipements connexes.
  • Aider à l'entretien programmé et courant, aux réparations d'urgence et à la révision des groupes électrogènes (statiques/mobiles), y compris l'installation de systèmes de carburant auxiliaires, tels que les réservoirs, les pompes et les travaux en fosse.
  • Responsable de l'installation et de l'entretien des groupes électrogènes et du matériel connexe au sein de la mission.
  • Il est responsable de l'utilisation rationnelle et en toute sécurité des outils et du matériel spécialisé.
  • Appliquer les normes et les pratiques d'ingénierie dans l'installation et l'entretien des groupes électrogènes.
  • Veiller à la modification des systèmes des groupes électrogènes diesel, y compris l'installation de préchauffeurs, de chargeurs de batterie, de systèmes d'alimentation en carburant et d'autres pièces diesel connexes.
  • Apporter des modifications au câblage des circuits de commande du diesel et des appareils électriques propres au système de secours du diesel.
  • Aider à enquêter, à déterminer les sources de problèmes, à dépanner et à réparer les problèmes du système de secours et de commutation de la filière.
  • Préparer des dossiers sur les réparations, l'entretien, les pièces commandées et les pièces utilisées.
  • Transporter de l'équipement, des outils et des produits liquides à destination et en provenance des lieux de travail ; faire fonctionner et entretenir l'équipement, les outils et les dispositifs de sécurité qui sont conçus pour soulever, déplacer, transporter, réparer, mesurer ou protéger.
  • Remplir d'autres fonctions selon les affectations.
Secondary education

Diplôme d'études secondaires, compétences dans le domaine de l'entretien des groupes électrogènes est obligatoire

36 Months

Au moins 3 ans dans le domaine d’entrétien des groupes élèctrogènes et de leur opérations

  • French(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Facility, camp and compound maintenance and management
  • Maîtrise des applications standard de Microsoft Office, e-mail/Internet, Lotus Notes, Out Look et autres applications informatiques, en particulier connaissance et expérience pratique des tableurs.
  • La connaissance de l'anglais est souhaitable.
No

Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Communication, Ethics and Values, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Working in Teams

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Date limite pour postuler : 16-08-2020

Information and Knowledge Management 16 August 2020 Nat. Specialist UNICEF Panama
UNICEF
Panama
Panama City (PAN)
Spanish,English,French
Immediate
12 months
16 August 2020

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

Under the direct supervision of WASH Specialist, LACRO, the UN Volunteer will undertake the following tasks:
• Respond to the coordination platform participants’ needs for information.
• Adapt existing regional or in-country information and knowledge management approaches for collecting, analysing and reporting activities and resources, and identifying information and knowledge gaps
• Work in close collaboration with the different national platforms to address urgent needs related to COVID-19 response
• Establish and maintain information databases that consolidate, analyse and report/disseminate information critical to decision making.
• Maintain regular reporting from different national platforms incluring in the REDLAC and R4V platforms
• Work with members/ participants to identify information and knowledge gaps at regional, national and sub-national levels and propose ways to bridge those gaps
• Work with the OCHA Information Management Specialist at regional level and where required at national level via the national coordination leads to develop appropriate supportive strategies.
• Use GIS mapping for map production and geographic data management
• Manage flows of information and dissemination in an appropriate way, including website management, bulletins, newsletters, contact list, mailing lists, etc
• Support the development and analysis of needs assessment and monitoring programmes
• To provide information management leadership in assessments and monitoring, including joint assessments and training.
• Lead on the preparation of SitRep and other reports with emphasis on plans, targets and achievements.
• Develop and strengthen information and knowledge management capacity through one-on-one support, training and webinars
• Contribute to meet all core cluster functions
• Contribute to improve quality, availability, access and use of knowledge of the WASH Sector in the Region and within UNICEF WASH LAC with focus on children in the region, including organization of the knowledge, identification of opportunities to distribute this knowledge, to prepare materials appropriate for the identified opportunities and help that these opportunities are used to their full potential.
• Identifies and prioritized opportunities for knowledge distribution
• In coordination with communication and program sections prepares accessible knowledge products to facilitate access to knowledge.
• Contributes to maintain communities of practice.
• Contributes to capturing of internal knowledge through documentation of practices and lessons learned, in collaboration with other sections.
• Provides other necessary support to COs and partners on KM

Master degree or equivalent

University degree, preferably at an advanced level, in a subject area relevant to information management or WASH related studies including civil and environmental engineering, public health and related subjects.

Alternatively, a MA in Knowledge Management, Communication and Social Sciences with WASH field experience.

Extensive work experience relevant to this post may be considered as a replacement for formal qualifications.

Formal training in cluster information management an advantage

60 Months

• At least 5/7 years progressively responsible humanitarian work experience with UN and/or NGO, including information management experience in the first phase of a major emergency response relevant to the cluster
• Extensive work experience outside the humanitarian sector which is relevant to this post may be considered as a replacement for humanitarian experience.

• Demonstrated interest and/or experience (up to 2 years) in Information Management, Knowledge Management, WASH, Coordination required.

  • Spanish(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • French(Optional), Level - Working Knowledge
Water quality control, Knowledge management, archiving and documentation

Demonstrated interest and/or experience (up to 2 years) in Information Management, Knowledge Management, WASH, Coordination required.

No

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

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

Application deadline: 16 August 2020 at 23:59hrs, Germany time

Innovation Specialist 18 August 2020 Nat. Specialist UNICEF Algeria
UNICEF
Algeria
Algiers (DZA)
French,Arabic,English
01 September 2020
until 31 December 2021
18 August 2020

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

Under the direct supervision of Deputy Representative, the national UN Volunteer will undertake the following tasks:

Summary of key functions/accountabilities:

  • ensure research and report on innovation trends and data for use in program development, management, monitoring, evaluation and delivery of results;
  • infuse an innovation lens into the program development, planning and management;
  • provide technical and operational support to innovation’s program implementation,
  • ensure networking and partnership building,
  • document innovation projects, knowledge management and capacity building to enhance the competencies of youth, CSOs, institutional partners and /stakeholders;

Infuse an innovation lens into the program development and planning:

  • Research and report on innovation trends and data for use in program development, management, monitoring, evaluation and delivery of results;
  • Provide support to an overall cross-sectoral innovation strategy/action plan, including formulation, design, planning and implementation;
  • Proactively scout for new innovative ideas and opportunities;
  • Contribute to the development/mainstreaming of innovation into sectoral program goals, objectives and strategies and results-based planning;
  • Provide technical and operational support throughout all stages of programming processes by executing/administering a variety of technical, program, operational and administrative transactions, preparing related materials/documentations and complying with organizational processes and management systems, to support program planning, results based planning (RBM) and monitoring and evaluating results;
  • Prepare regular sectoral program/project reports related to innovation initiatives for management, donors and partners to keep them informed of program progress;

Provide technical support to program implementation:

  • Support the development, coordination and testing of innovation products and processes to strengthen and improve efficiency and effectiveness of UNICEF’s programming, monitoring and evaluation, advocacy and communication. More specifically, work closely with sectoral programmes and support the deployment of ongoing innovation solutions and initiatives;
  • Work closely and collaboratively with internal and external colleagues and partners to discuss operational and implementation issues, provide solutions, recommendations and/or alert appropriate officials and stakeholders for higher-level intervention and/or decision. Keep record of reports and assessments for easy reference and/or to capture and institutionalize lessons learned;
  • Participate in regular program field visits and surveys and/or exchange information with partners/stakeholders to assess progress and provide technical support, take appropriate action to resolve issues and/or refer to relevant officials for resolution. Report on critical issues, bottlenecks and potential problems for timely action to achieve results;
  • Participate in monitoring and evaluation exercises, program reviews and annual reviews with government and other counterparts to assess programs/projects and to report on required action/interventions at the higher level of program management;

Establish networking and partnership building:

  • Contribute to developing partnerships and network with local innovators, youth organizations, government, UN agencies, NGOs, cultural and religious organisations, the private sector, local media and academia to build and provide a space to nurture and test new and innovative ideas, and build local capacity;
  • Support the identification of opportunities for resource mobilisation and new partnerships and support proposal and partnership development efforts in close collaboration with NYHQ Innovation Unit, Global Innovation Centre and Regional Office where applicable;

Ensure knowledge management and capacity building:

  • Document tested innovation projects and processes and ensure effective sharing and generation of knowledge around innovations in the Country Office as well as with UNICEF global innovation network;
  • Represent when needed the Country Office in the UNICEF global innovation network for information sharing and leverage experiences of innovation colleagues in other Country Offices as well as at the global level. Research and report on best and cutting edge practices for development planning of knowledge products and systems;
  • Participate as resource person in capacity building initiatives to enhance the competencies of youth, institutional partners and /stakeholders.
Master degree or equivalent
  • An advanced university degree (Master’s) in Social Development, Social Sciences, Community Development, data science or Information Technology; ICT, media/communications, a social science or related field is required;
60 Months
  • A minimum of five years of relevant work experience at the national in innovative projects, social entrepreneurship, programme management, monitoring and evaluation;
  • Experience in start-up companies/organisations is an asset;
  • Entrepreneurial failures are considered as valuable experience;
  • French(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • Arabic(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Working Knowledge
Development programme management, Monitoring and evaluation
No

Accountability, Adaptability and Flexibility, Building Trust, Client Orientation, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Creativity, Empowering Others, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Knowledge Sharing, Managing Performance, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Self-Management, Technological Awareness, Vision, Working in Teams

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UN Volunteers entitlements

During the assignment, UN Volunteers are covered by a medical scheme and life insurance. United Nations Volunteers can consult their benefits and allowances by visiting the link below and indicating (i) the country of assignment i.e. Algeria and (ii) the Volunteer category: National Specialist.

Link to the entitlements’ calculator https://vmam.unv.org/calculator/entitlements

Submission deadline : 18/08/2020

Communications Officer 19 August 2020 Nat. Specialist UNICEF Brazil
UNICEF
Brazil
Manaus (BRA)
English,Portuguese
Immediate
12 months
19 August 2020

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

Under the direct guidance and supervision of the Chief of the Manaus Field Office, as well as the Communication Specialist based in Belem, the UN Volunteer will support the analysis of media (digital and traditional) coverage of child rights topics and issues related to UNICEF’s work aimed at strengthening UNICEF’s engagement with various media platforms. They will further carry out communication related activities such as the production of content, ensuring high quality of work and timely service delivery.

They will provide effective support and undertake the following tasks:

Media Relations

  • Maintain and update media relations contact list/database. Ensure rapid and accurate information dissemination to the media.
  • Assist in developing and maintaining close collaboration with mass media, as well as with groups and organizations whose support is essential to the achievement of advocacy and communication objectives.
  • Assist in drafting and editing articles, press releases, human interest stories and other advocacy/information materials in all media formats, as appropriate.
  • Prepare background communication and promotional materials for briefing and visits of media and other special interest groups. Assist in the planning, logistic and administrative arrangements for them.
  • Assist in collaborating with the media through activities such as organizing project site visits, facilitating photo coverage and TV footage and utilizing both web-based and traditional media as appropriate, with special attention to opportunities related to the COVID-19 pandemic, to 30th anniversary of ECA and to the upcoming municipal elections.
  • Monitor and evaluate the use and effectiveness of media materials. Maintain a library of coverage (clippings, coverage etc.)
  • Support the Communication Specialist based in Belem and the Communication Section in Brasília in compiling a daily media monitoring report that analyses UNICEF’s presence and topics of interest for advocacy and fundraising in the media.
  • Undertake a lessons learned review of successful and unsuccessful communication experiences as directed by supervisor.

Advocacy Strategy

  • Support the Chief of Manaus Field Office and Communication Specialist in outlining and implementing a Amazon Territory advocacy strategy at state (all 9 states in TAM) and municipal level (all 3 capitals in PCU in TAM), based on the overarching advocacy strategy of the Country Office.
  • Monitor and evaluate the appropriate and timely dissemination of advocacy and communication materials to target audiences and participate in the evaluation of their impact.
  • Monitor and evaluate the use and effectiveness of media materials. Maintain a library of coverage (clippings, coverage etc.) in the Amazon Territory.
  • Ensure good quality data collection, analysis and evaluation and reporting to ensure effective communication strategies, planning and effective and efficient advocacy.
  • Support and strengthen the adolescent engagement through U-Report.

Content Production

  • Gather content and coverage of relevant country efforts to identify effective relevant country programme activities and results.
  • Produce advocacy and communication materials (e.g. briefing notes, images, videos, presentations etc.) that meet the standards set out in the Communication, Public Advocacy and Engagement Strategy 2017-2021.
  • Assist in drafting and editing articles, press releases, human interest stories and other advocacy/information materials for both web-based and traditional media, as appropriate.
  • Follow up on the production of advocacy and communication materials (e.g., films, videos, audio-visuals, etc.), and oversee the qualitative aspects of production, (e.g., quality control, translations, reviews of layout and graphic design etc.).
  • Establish or maintain an up-to-date documentation centre for communication materials including publications, press releases and clippings, photographs, audio-visual materials, web resources etc.
  • Develop and maintain a close collaboration with the media covering the humanitarian response.
  • Draft press releases, quotes and other information materials on the humanitarian response in all media formats, as appropriate.
  • Recommend and develop appropriate information and materials for engagement of the migrant/refugee community including through digital platforms
Bachelor degree or equivalent

University degree in Communications, Journalism, Public Relations or a related field with emphasis on strategic communication planning for media mobilization.

Master or PhD and experience in social mobilization are assets.

24 Months
  • At least two years of practical professional work experience in communication, print and broadcast media, or interactive digital media.
  • Experience in producing online pieces and social media content, including videos and graphic materials.
  • Experience in strategic communication planning for media mobilization.
  • Experience in social mobilization, participatory communication, and research will be an asset
  • Experience in knowledge management is as asset
  • Knowledge of or experience in Communication for Development (C4D) is an asset
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Working Knowledge
  • Portuguese(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Journalism, mass media and broadcasting, Knowledge management, archiving and documentation, Other communications related experience

Specific Technical Knowledge Required

  • Communication practice, methodology and practical application. Knowledge of current theories and practices in communication research planning and strategy;
  • Knowledge and expertise in communication strategy and networking;
  • Fundamentals of working in various media formats – print, audio, video, web etc.;
  • Computer systems, including internet navigation, office applications, and specifically, interactive digital media.

Common Technical Knowledge Required

  • General knowledge of computer systems, including internet navigation, office applications with advanced knowledge of social media, web-tools, website design and creation.

Technical Knowledge to be Acquired/Enhanced

  • UN/UNICEF Policy Papers
  • UNICEF programme policy, procedures and guidelines
  • UNICEF communication and other DOC guidelines
  • Communication toolkit
  • Brand Toolkit and Brand Book
  • UNICEF Stylebook
  • Ethical Guidelines on Reporting on Children
  • UNICEF communication goals, visions, positions, policies, guidelines and strategies
  • UNICEF policies and strategy to address national and international issues, including emergencies
  • UNICEF emergency communication policies, goals, strategies and approaches, including emergency preparedness.
No

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

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

Application deadline: 19 August 2020 at 23:59hrs, Germany time

Health Officer 20 August 2020 Nat. Specialist UNICEF Indonesia
Open

Health Officer

National Specialist
UNICEF
Indonesia
Jakarta (IDN)
Indonesian,English
Immediate
until 15 December 2020 with possibility of extension
20 August 2020

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

Within the delegated authority and under the supervision of Chief of Health or his/her designated mandated representative(s), the UNV Health Officer will work with a team of experts to addresses challenges in improving the health of women, newborns and children through these main components:

  • Contribute to the Health section’s COVID-19 response, including support to emerging areas such as mental health;
  • Supporting evidence-generation so good science can inform sound policy and leverage Government commitment and resources for action;
  • Advocacy and engagement to strengthen national policy to ensure follow-up to local level;
  • Contributing to Government efforts in identifying and addressing new and emerging health problems in the country;
  • Any other related tasks as may be required or assigned by the supervisor.
Master degree or equivalent
  • Master’s degree in Health or related field including Medicine, Public Health, Global/International Health, Health Policy & Management, Environmental Health, Family Health, Health Research, Biostatistics, Socio-medical Sciences, Epidemiology, Health Education, Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Educational Interventions in Health Care, Demography, Social Sciences, Nursing, or a field relevant to international public health development assistance.
  • Master’s degree in any of the above fields is considered as an asset.

24 Months
  • Master's degree with minimum 2 years of professional work experience in public health, international development or related field.
  • Or, Bachelor’s degre in relevant field(s) plus 3 years of relevant experience.
  • Relevant experience working in an international context is considered as an asset.
  • Indonesian(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Public health, General human medicine (with clinical experience), Public information and reporting
No

Accountability, Adaptability and Flexibility, Building Trust, Client Orientation, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Creativity, Empowering Others, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Judgement and Decision-making, Knowledge Sharing, Leadership, Managing Performance, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Self-Management, Technological Awareness, Vision, Working in Teams

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This is an announcement for a national UNV assignment. Therefore, only citizens of Haiti and legal residents of (program country or territory) with refugee or stateless status can apply for this advertisement.

Application deadline: 20-08-202

Local Volunteers Coordinator 17 August 2020 Nat. Specialist UNICEF Kazakhstan
UNICEF
Kazakhstan
Nur-Sultan (KAZ)
English,Russian
Immediate
10 months with possibility of extension
17 August 2020

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

Under the direct supervision of UNICEF Kazakhstan Partnerships Specialist, the UN Volunteer will undertake the following tasks:

  • Support Partnerships Specialist in day-to-day coordination of the UNICEF Kazakhstan volunteering programme;
  • Ensuring timely and duly implementation of all activities listed in the Programme document in accordance with the rules and regulations of UNICEF;
  • Coordinate various volunteering programme components, including (1) #PlasticFreeKazakhstan on eco-friendly practices; (2) Be Kind campaign on bullying prevention, (3) disaster risk reduction campaign and (4) online volunteering campaigns on promoting child rights;
  • Ensures coordination with the partner organizations, local authorities and the Ministries to ensure all the necessary supporting documents for project implementation;
  • Ensuring accurate and timely submission of quarterly and annual activity progress - reports, financial reports and FACE forms to UNICEF;
  • Coordinates assessments to evaluate the impact of the volunteering programme;
  • Work on volunteering programme promotion by preparing inputs to press releases, human interest stories and other public information products;
  • Any other tasks deemed necessary to achieve the project objectives according to the request of UNICEF.
Master degree or equivalent

Master’s degree in Communication, Public Policy, Social Science or other relevant field

60 Months
  • Proven ability to coordinate and manage complex project work, with focus on education or your engagement,
  • Experience in building partnerships with various stakeholders, including NGOs, local authorities and private sector partners,
  • Experience in managing, guiding and motivating team members;
  • Experience in report writing, monitoring and evaluation of projects;
  • Previous experience working with the UN funded projects desirable;
  • Good communication and public speaking skills;
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • Russian(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Volunteer programmes and volunteer management
No

Accountability, Adaptability and Flexibility, Communication, Empowering Others, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Working in Teams

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This is a national UN Volunteer assignment, therefore only nationals of Kazakhstan and legal residents with a residency

permit, the status of refugee or with the status of being stateless are eligible to apply.

Application deadline 17th. August 2020.

Voluntario de apoyo al programa de Protección de la Niñez de UNICEF 20 August 2020 Nat. Specialist UNICEF Venezuela
UNICEF
Venezuela
Ciudad Guayana (VEN)
Spanish
Immediate
12 months with possibility of extension
20 August 2020

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

  • Bajo la supervisión directa de la Oficial de Protección de la Niñez del estado Bolívar, llevará a cabo las siguientes tareas:

  • Preparar un cronograma y plan de trabajo con la orientación de su supervisor,
  • Apoyar la gestión de los programas, seguimiento y entrega de resultados en articulación con responsable del área.
  • Apoyar técnica y operacionalmente la ejecución de los programas en articulación con responsable del área.
  • Realizar actividades de formación relacionadas con la promoción de los derechos de la niñez y el funcionamiento del sistema nacional de protección de la niñez y adolescencia, Normas Mínimas para la Protección de la Infancia y Adolescencia, y prevención y respuesta a Violencia basada en Género (VbG), con el apoyo del responsable del área a nivel de terreno y de la oficina nacional.
  • Preparar informes técnicos o materiales informativos, y contribuir con insumos a la revisión de documentos entregados por las contrapartes.
  • Contribuir a la visibilización de las acciones en el área de protección de la niñez con apoyo de UNICEF.
  • Promover buenas prácticas para apoyar la implementación y entrega de resultados de programas concretos y sostenibles.
  • Realizar y aprobar los cursos mandatorios de UNICEF.
Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • Profesional con título universitario en estudios internacionales, derecho, psicología, sociología, derecho internacional, trabajo social u otro campo de las ciencias sociales.
  • Conocimientos técnicos en el área de protección de la niñez.

24 Months
  • Al menos 2 años de experiencia profesional en planificación y gestión de proyectos en el área de protección de la niñez y adolescencia.

Competencias:

  • Comunicación efectiva con distintas audiencias y trabajo en equipo.
  • Compromiso con resultados y puntualidad; con base en planificación y organización;
  • Capacidad de análisis y autonomía en la organización del trabajo asignado;
  • Spanish(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Development programme management
  • Al menos 2 años de experiencia profesional en planificación y gestión de proyectos en el área de protección de la niñez y adolescencia.

Competencias:

  • Comunicación efectiva con distintas audiencias y trabajo en equipo.
  • Compromiso con resultados y puntualidad; con base en planificación y organización;
  • Capacidad de análisis y autonomía en la organización del trabajo asignado;
No

Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Empowering Others, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Leadership, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Self-Management, Working in Teams

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Fecha límite para postularse: 20 Agosto 2020 a las 23:59 hrs, horario de Alemania

VOLUNTARIOS NACIONALES
Esa es una oportunidad de voluntariado nacional, por lo tanto, solamente son elegibles para esa oportunidad aquellas personas con nacionalidad Venezolana o residentes en Venezuela que cuenten con el permiso legal de residencia en ese país, o con el estatus de refugiado o de apátrida. Acuérdese de indicar en su perfil VNU que sí está interesado/a en servir como voluntario/a nacional.

Voluntario de apoyo al programa de Protección de la Niñez en Frontera 20 August 2020 Nat. Specialist UNICEF Venezuela
UNICEF
Venezuela
Ciudad Guayana (VEN)
Spanish
Immediate
12 months with possibility of extension
20 August 2020

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

  • Bajo la supervisión directa de la Oficial de Protección de la Niñez del estado Bolívar, llevará a cabo las siguientes tareas:

  • Preparar un cronograma y plan de trabajo con la orientación de su supervisor,
  • Apoyar la gestión de los programas, seguimiento y entrega de resultados en articulación con responsable del área.
  • Apoyar técnica y operacionalmente la ejecución de los programas en articulación con responsable del área.
  • Realizar actividades de formación relacionadas con la promoción de los derechos de la niñez y el funcionamiento del sistema nacional de protección de la niñez y adolescencia, Normas Mínimas para la Protección de la Infancia y Adolescencia, y prevención y respuesta a Violencia basada en Género (VbG), con el apoyo de la FO Bolívar y oficina nacional.
  • Reportar las situaciones que incrementen los riesgos de protección entre niños, niñas, adolescentes y mujeres en la frontera.
  • Apoyar en acciones de monitoreo donde se incluyan visitas de seguimiento, utilizando herramientas con contrapartes para fortalecer la implementación técnica.
  • En coordinación con el Especialista de Protección y la Coordinadora de UNICEF en Santa Elena de Uairén, participar en reuniones técnicas, comunicarse y negociar con contrapartes estatales, sociedad civil, y otras agencias del Sistema de Naciones Unidas.
  • Identificar oportunidades prográmaticas para contribuir en la protección de la niñez.
  • Preparar informes técnicos o materiales informativos, y contribuir con insumos a la revisión de documentos entregados por las contrapartes.
  • Contribuir a la visibilización de las acciones en el área de protección de la niñez con apoyo de UNICEF.
  • Promover buenas prácticas para apoyar la implementación y entrega de resultados de programas concretos y sostenibles.
  • Realizar y aprobar los cursos mandatorios de UNICEF.
Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • Profesional con título universitario en estudios internacionales, derecho, psicología, sociología, derecho internacional, trabajo social u otro campo de las ciencias sociales.
  • Conocimientos técnicos en el área de protección de la niñez.

24 Months
  • Al menos 2 años de experiencia profesional en planificación y gestión de proyectos en el área de protección de la niñez y adolescencia.

Competencias:

  • Capacidad de coordinación de trabajo con instituciones de gobierno, organismos internacionales y ONG.
  • Compromiso con resultados y puntualidad; con base en planificación y organización;
  • Capacidad de análisis y autonomía en la organización del trabajo asignado;
  • Spanish(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Development programme management
  • Al menos 2 años de experiencia profesional en planificación y gestión de proyectos en el área de protección de la niñez y adolescencia.

Competencias:

  • Capacidad de coordinación de trabajo con instituciones de gobierno, organismos internacionales y ONG.
  • Compromiso con resultados y puntualidad; con base en planificación y organización;
  • Capacidad de análisis y autonomía en la organización del trabajo asignado;
No

Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Empowering Others, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Leadership, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Self-Management, Working in Teams

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Fecha límite para postularse: 20 Agosto 2020 a las 23:59 hrs, horario de Alemania

VOLUNTARIOS NACIONALES
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Project Support Officer 21 August 2020 Nat. Specialist UNODC South Africa
UNODC
South Africa
Johannesburg (ZAF)
English,French
Immediate
until 31 December 2020 with possibility of extension
21 August 2020

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

Within the delegated authority and under the supervision of the Programme Coordinator or his/her designated mandated representative(s), the UNV Project Support Officer will:

  • Assist the GMCP programme coordinator in the development, implementation and evaluation of the programme activities under the Global Maritime Crime Programme;
  • Assist the GMCP programme coordinator and other team members in identifying technical assistance needs for capacity building and develop sustainable strategies to reform and strengthen the capacity of maritime law enforcement and other criminal justice authorities in the region;
  • Assist the programme coordinator and other team members in project/programme and/or budget revisions, the preparation and dissemination of costed work plans, terms of references and other related project documentation on maritime crime and detention and transfer;
  • Support the conduct of research and collation of information on maritime crime and the impact on littoral states in the Indian Ocean.
  • Contribute with substantive support for policy coordination and evaluation functions, including the review and analysis of emerging issues and trends, participation in evaluations or research activities and studies;
  • Contribute to the preparation of various written outputs, e.g. draft background papers, briefing notes, analytical notes, sections of reports and studies, inputs to publications, etc., relating to maritime crime issues in the region;
  • Provide administrative and substantive support to the GMCP programme coordinator in view of consultative and other meetings, workshops, conferences, etc., including proposing agenda topics, identifying and proposing participants, preparing background documents and presentations, handling logistics, etc.;
  • Assist the GMCP programme coordinator with administrative processes related to the procurement of equipment and services including preparation of purchase orders, contracts for consultants, related payment requests, and monitoring and follow-up on such requests in line with UN financial rules and regulations;
  • Support field missions to locations the region where GMCP carries out programme activities, including provision of substantive and administrative support, data collection, etc.;
  • Perform any other duties as required/assigned. 

Master degree or equivalent
  • An advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in law, criminology, or political or social science is required.
24 Months
  • At least 2 years of professional work experience at the national and/or international level in the private or public sector or NGO or other relevant programmes; experience in working in the international arena is an asset, as is experience working in the UN or other international development organization.
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • French(Optional), Level - Working Knowledge
Criminal law, Legal research, Development programme/project administration
  • Excellent oral and written skills; excellent drafting, formulation, reporting skills;
  • Accuracy and professionalism in document production and editing;
  • 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;
  • Solid overall computer literacy, including proficiency in various MS Office applications (Excel, Word, etc.) and email/internet; familiarity with database management; and office technology equipment;
  • Self-motivated, ability to work with minimum supervision; ability to work with tight deadlines;
  • Desirable: valid national driver’s license and proven ability to drive manual gear 4x4 over rough terrain; (if not applicable, delete)
  • Sound security awareness;
  • Have affinity with or interest in transnational organized maritime crime and counterterrorism, volunteerism as a mechanism for durable development, and the UN System.
Yes

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

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Application deadline: 21-08-2020

Documentation officer 24 August 2020 Nat. Specialist UNICEF Comoros
UNICEF
Comoros
Moroni (COM)
French,English
01 August 2020
6 months
24 August 2020

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

Sous la supervision directe de C4D Specialist le/la Volontaire des Nations Unies effectuera les tâches suivantes:

· Recueillir des histoires et des informations qui illustrent les interventions menées par l’UNICEF en appui au Gouvernement des Comores et en collaboration avec le Système des Nations Unies

· Prendre des photos et des vidéos qui illustrent également ces interventions, les traiter et les utiliser pour illustrer les informations et histoires recueillies

· Faire le suivi et effectuer soi-même le développement de certains supports de communication

· Assurer le design infographique de certains supports visuels à imprimer ou à utiliser électroniquement

En plus de ce qui précède, les Volontaires des Nations Unies sont censés :

· Renforcer leurs connaissances et compréhension du concept du volontariat en lisant la documentation mise à disposition par le programme VNU, les publications externes et prendre activement part aux activités du programme VNU, par exemple s’impliquer dans les activités commémoratives de la Journée internationale des Volontaires (JIV), le 5 décembre.

· Se familiariser et développer toute forme de volontariat traditionnel et/ou local au niveau du pays d’accueil.

· Refléter le type et la nature des actions volontaires qu’ils entreprennent, y compris leur participation dans les réflexions substantielles.

· Contribuer à la rédaction des articles sur les expériences de terrain à soumettre pour la publication du programme VNU/ site web, bulletin et notes de presse, etc.

· Contribuer au Programme d’accueil des Volontaires des Nations Unies nouvellement arrivés dans le pays d’affectation;

· Promouvoir ou conseiller les groupes locaux dans l’utilisation des volontaires en ligne ou encourager les individus et les organisations à utiliser les services de volontaires en ligne quand cela est techniquement possible.

Master degree or equivalent

· Diplôme universitaire issu d’un établissement accrédité dans une ou plusieurs des disciplines suivantes : Communication, journalisme, marketing, sciences sociales ou autres disciplines équivalentes

  • Faisant preuve de créativité et d’esprit d’initiative.
24 Months

· Au moins 2 ans d’expériences dans les activités de communication, documentation et infographie liée au développement ou autres domaines.

  • Expérience avec les projets de développement sera un atout
  • French(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • English(Optional), Level - Working Knowledge
Knowledge management, archiving and documentation

Maîtrise de logiciels d’infographie et de mise en page

No

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Date limite pour postuler : 24-08-2020