UN Volunteers
Programme Analyst
Program Manager, Program Officer, Program Associate, Program Assistant
Delhi
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Description

About the Organization:

United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme is the UN organization that promotes volunteerism to support peace and development worldwide. Volunteerism can transform the pace and nature of development and it benefits both societies at large and the individual volunteer. UNV contributes to peace and development by advocating for volunteerism globally, encouraging partners to integrate volunteerism into development programming, and mobilizing volunteers.

Responsibilities:

UN Volunteer mobilization and management

  • Ensure that incoming and outgoing UN Volunteers are adequately briefed and debriefed and extend personal support and guidance to UN Volunteers serving in the country;

  • Work closely with the Field Security Officer and provide support to the UN Designated Official to ensure a detailed understanding among UN Volunteers on all security-related issues;

  • Monitor the well-being and performance of serving UN Volunteers through routine field visits to their duty stations and discussions with their supervisors and counterparts;

Advocacy, partnership building, and UNV programme integration

  • Lead UNVs’ field efforts as the representative of the organization in the country, ensuring key results and delivery of the Strategic Framework and the Sustainable Development Goals;

  • Encourage and monitor serving UN Volunteers to embrace the ideals of volunteerism, act as advocates for volunteer action, and document their experiences in promoting volunteerism; and

  • Support, in the case of UNV-funded projects UNV programmatic engagement.

Management

  • Develop and manage the implementation of the Field Unit’s annual work plan, including management and reporting on UNV support funds and budget;

  • Lead the UNV country-presence to ensure coordinated and effective delivery of services as well as enable a supportive and collaborative work environment;

Education:

  • Master's degree in social sciences, international development, project management, public/business administration or related fields.

Experience:

  • 2 years of relevant work experience preferably in a humanitarian, development and/or peace related field;

  • Experience in partnerships and/or inter-agency cooperation is essential;

  • Work experience with the United Nations is an asset;

How to apply



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