Opportunities

Vacancies at UNHCR

4 May , 2015  

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has 3  vacancies for Bucharest: Senior Admin/Finance Assistant, Protection Assistant,  and Senior Protection Associate.

 

 

 

Senior Protection Associate

Qualifications:

  • Completion of secondary school. Certificate/ training in International Law,Political Science or related field is required.
  • Job experience relevant to the function: 11 years.
  • Fluency in English and working knowledge of another relevant UN language or local language;
  • Good computer skills.
  • Completed RSD-Resettlement LP and/or Protection Learning Programme.

Tasks

  • He/she also ensures that persons of concern are involved with the Office in making decisions that affect them, whether in accessing their rights or in identifying appropriate solutions to their problems.
  • Stay abreast of political, social, economic and cultural developments that have an impact on the protection environment.
  • Consistently apply International and National Law and applicable UN/UNHC and Inter Agency Standing Committee policy, standards and codes of conduct.
  • Assist in providing comments on existing and draft legislation related to persons of concern.
  • Provide advice and guidance on protection issues to persons of concern; liaise with competent authorities to ensure the issuance of personal and other relevant documentation.
  • Enforce compliance of staff and implementing partners with global protection policies and standards of professional integrity in the delivery of protection services.
  • Enforce compliance with, and integrity of, all protection standard operating procedures.

Deadline for applications: 14 May 2015

Interested candidates are invited to fill a Personal History (P.11) form that can be downloaded from http://www.unhcr.org/recruit/p11new.doc and its supplementary pages. Completed forms are to be submitted with a motivation letter and detailed resume in English, with copies of certificates/diplomas by e-mail, to: rombupst@unhcr.org. The subject line should indicate the reference number VN/ROMBU/2015/002.

Senior Admin/Finance Assistant

Qualifications

  • Completion of Secondary Education or equivalent technical or commercial school with certificate/training in Business Administration, Finance, Office Management, Human Resources or other related field.
  • Minimum 5 years of job experience relevant to the function;
  • Computer skills (MS office and People Soft applications).
  • Fluency in English and working knowledge of another relevant UN language or local language.

Tasks

  • Processes entitlements, issues of contracts and maintains various personnel records and files;
  • Assists in the recruitment of GS staff by evaluating candidate applications and conducting preliminary interviews;
  • Assists in preparing financial vouchers and monthly accounts;
  • Selects and enters data from a wide variety of documents, verifying accuracy;
  • Maintains financial records and monitoring systems to record and reconcile expenditures, balances, payments, statements and other data for day-to-day transactions and reports;

Deadline for applications: 14 May 2015

Interested candidates are invited to fill a Personal History (P.11) form that can be downloaded from http://www.unhcr.org/recruit/p11new.doc and its supplementary pages. Completed forms are to be submitted with a motivation letter and detailed resume in English, with copies of certificates/diplomas by e-mail, to: rombupst@unhcr.org. The subject line should indicate the reference number VN/ROMBU/2015/003.

Protection Assistant

Qualifications

  • Completion of secondary school. Additional Training courses in protection related issues required.
  • Job experience: relevant to the function: 2 years.
  • Fluency in English and working knowledge of another relevant UN language or local language.
  • Knowledge of another official UN language(s) is an asset.
  • Good computer skills.

Tasks

  • The Protection Assistant reports to the Protection Officer. The incumbent provides functional and administrative support to the protection unit on protection related liaison, correspondence, monitoring, case management and reporting activities.
  • Consistently apply International and National Law and applicable UN/UNHCR and Inter Agency Standing Committee policy, standards and codes of conduct.
  • Observe and respect protection related Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Facilitate liaison with competent authorities for the issuance of personal and other relevant documents.
  • Assist in drafting reports, routine correspondence, updating relevant databases and compiling statistics for the protection unit/section.
  • Enforce integrity in the delivery of protection services by local implementing partners.

Deadline for applications: 14 May 2015

Interested candidates are invited to fill a Personal History (P.11) form that can be downloaded from http://www.unhcr.org/recruit/p11new.doc and its supplementary pages. Completed forms are to be submitted with a motivation letter and detailed resume in English, with copies of certificates/diplomas by e-mail, to: rombupst@unhcr.org.

 

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One Response

  1. Abdulai Koroma says:

    Dear Sir/Madam,
    I wanted to apply for the Position of Adminiatrative Associate with the Subject(G-6) please could you help me by sending the application forms to my email address as some people are blocking my internet that make me impossible to go through the form.
    Thanks for you cooperation and understanding.
    With Best Regards.
    Your Sincerely
    Abdulai Koroma

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