Title –: Associate Protection Officer
Duty Station – Tunis- Tunisia
Grade – NOB
Position No - 10011339
Effective Date – Immediate
Stay abreast of political, social, economic and cultural developments that have an impact on the protection environment. Promote International and National Law and applicable UN/UNHCR and IASC policy, standards and codes of conduct.
Foster their consistent and coherent interpretation and application through mainstreaming in all sectors and /or in clusters in applicable operations.
Assist in providing comments on existing and draft legislation related to persons of concern.
Provide legal advice and guidance on protection issues to persons of concern; liaise with competent authorities to ensure the issuance of personal and other relevant documentation.
Conduct eligibility and status determination for persons of concern in compliance with UNHCR procedural standards and international protection principles.
Promote and contribute to measures to identify, prevent and reduce statelessness.
Contribute to a country-level child protection plan as part of the protection strategy to ensure programmes use a child protection systems approach.
Contribute to a country-level education plan.
Implement and oversee Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for all protection/solutions activities.
Oversee and manage individual protection cases including those on SGBV and child protection. Monitor, and intervene in cases of refoulement, expulsion and other protection incidents through working relations with governments and other partners.
Recommend durable solutions for the largest possible number of persons of concern through voluntary repatriation, local integration and where appropriate, resettlement.
Assess resettlement needs and apply priorities for the resettlement of individuals and groups of refugees and other persons of concern.
Contribute to the design, implementation and evaluation of protection related AGD based programming with implementing and operational partners.
Contribute to and facilitate a programme of results-based advocacy through a consultative process with sectorial and/or cluster partners.
Facilitate effective information management through the provision of disaggregated data on populations of concern and their problems.
Contribute to capacity-building initiatives for communities and individuals to assert their rights.
Participate in initiatives to capacitate national authorities, relevant institutions and NGOs to strengthen national protection related legislation and procedures.
- Judgement and Decision Making
- Analytical Thinking
- Negotiation and Conflict Resolution
- Political Awareness
MINIMUM ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS
- Education: University degree in Law, International Law, political Sciences or related field.
- Job Experience: Minimum 4 years (2 years with advanced University degree) relevant professional experience.
- Excellent knowledge of English and working knowledge of another UN language.
- Diverse field experience desirable.
- Good IT skills including database management skills.
- Completion of the Protection Learning Programme, RSD- Resettlement Learning Programme.
Method of Application
Applications with curriculum Vitae (CV) can be submitted electronically at: firstname.lastname@example.org ; with subject line:
“Application for the post of Assistant Protection Officer, UNHCR Tunis – Name /First Name of Candidate”
Applications can also be submitted in a confidential sealed envelope marked "Application for the post of Assistant Protection Officer ", addressed UNHCR Representative in Tunisia Boite Postale 65- les Berges du Lac-1053 Tunis ;
not later than 19 march 2014 (Only short-listed applicants would be contacted).
L’organisation des Nations Unies pour le Développement Industriel annonce un poste vacant sur le nouveau projet « PAMPAT » - projet d’accès aux marchés des produits agro-alimentaires et de terroir en Tunisie financé par le Secrétariat d'Etat à l'Économie Suisse (SECO) et ce, comme suit :
TERMES DE REFERENCE POUR LE RECRUITEMENT D’EXPERTS
A travers un Contrat de Service Individuel (Individual Service Agreement - ISA)
DESCRIPTION DE POSTE
Désignation du poste: Assistant/e du Coordinateur du Projet (expert enmonitoring et communication)
Lieu d ‘affectation principal: Tunis (Tunisie)
Temps d’affectation : Temps plein
Date limite de réception des candidatures : 17 Mars 2014 (compris)
Date de début du contrat attendue: Avril 2014 (3 mois de période d’essai)
Date de fin du contrat: Mars 2015 (avec possibilité d’extension)