The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Khartoum is seeking qualified candidates for the following post:
|Job Title:||Local Security Associate (LSA)|
|No. of Post:||One|
|Closing Date:||07 Dec 2017|
Under the overall guidance and supervision of the Project Team Leader/Project FSCO and as part of the UN security management system to enable humanitarian operations with necessary security arrangements, the Local Security Associate assists in the implementation of security arrangements through enhanced coordination, information sharing, operational support and training for UN and INGO personnel in Darfur.
|Duties and responsibilities:
Summary of key functions:
Assist in collecting, updating and communicating information regarding the security situation in the country:
Provide input with relevant information for security risk management process and preparation of security plan;
Assists the CSA/SA/FSCO in monitoring compliance with security risk management measures established for the duty station. Also assists with the compilation of data required for the risk management measures Self-Assessment Programme for relevant UNSMS organizations;
Assists in reporting security incidents affecting UN and INGO personnel, assets and premises;
Support in organizing and delivering security training courses and emergency preparedness;
Provide general administrative assistance support;
Perform any other security-related tasks assigned by the Team Leader or CSA/DSA/FSCOPerform any other security-related tasks assigned by the Team Leader or CSA/DSA/FSCOPerform any other security-related tasks assigned by the Team Leader or CSA/DSA/FSCO Perform any other security-related tasks assigned by the Team Leader or CSA/DSA/FSCO
Impact of Results:-
The key results have an impact on the coordination and operational support of the humanitarian programmes and personnel, overall UN and INGO implementing partners.
Commitment to the ideals of the United Nations Charter and the Organization’s core values – Professionalism, Integrity and Respect for Diversity
Planning and Organizing: Demonstrated ability to establish priorities and to plan, coordinate and monitor his/her own work plan with minimum supervision. Ability to work under pressure or in crisis situations. Availability to travel within the area of responsibility.
Teamwork: Proven interpersonal skills and the ability to listen and work in a multi-cultural, multi-ethnic environment with sensitivity and respect for diversity
Communication: Proven and sustained communication (verbal and written) skills.
Minimum Qualification, Skills and Experience Required:
Secondary education. University Degree desirable, but it is not a requirement.
6 years’ experience in security, preferably in the military or police context or related field of work Prior experience with the UN system or international organizations considered an asset.
Fluency in English and Arabic required.
|Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Women Candidates are highly encouraged to apply.
UNDP, as a matter of practice, does not charge any application, processing fee at any stage of the recruitment.