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Job Title: Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary-General (DSRSG)
Location:
Nigeria
The Mission
The United Nations Secretary-General launched the Global Call marketing campaign on 19 July, 2019 to run till 30 September, 2019 for the nominations of Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary-General (DSRSG) within the United Nations Field Mission. The generic positions are situated within the United Nations area mission, which embody Peacekeeping Operations, Special Political Mission and Support Mission.

Information Related To The Position And Functions

  • The missions is overseen by the Department of Peace Operations (DPO), Political and Peace Building Affairs (DPPA) and Operation Support (DOS). Further info on the mandate of United Nations Peace Operations may be discovered at https://peacekeeping.un.org/en and https://dppa.un.org/en/dppa-around-world
  • The missions are headed by senior representatives of the Secretary-General, normally on the stage of Under-Secretary-General (USG) or Assistant Secretary-General (ASG).
  • The positions are residential and principally primarily based in non-family hardship responsibility stations.
  • DSRSG are appointed by the Secretary-General. They report back to the Secretary-General via the USG of the Department overseeing the respective area mission.

Job Description

  • Reporting on to the SRSG, the Deputy Special Representatives of the Secretary-General (DSRSG) are accountable for offering total vialon and management to the strategic planning and the implementation of programmes underneath the DSRSG pillar.
  • The DRSG additionally acts as officer within the cost within the absence of the SRSG.

Requirements

  • A minimal of 20 years of related skilled expertise, together with at the least 5 years at senior and representational stage, in battle, post-conflict, peacekeeping, peace constructing and/or improvement settings, as expertise in governance, mediation, facilitation and/or negotiations on the nationwide and/or negotiations on the nationwide and/or worldwide stage.
  • Demonstrated intensive information in reconciliation, battle decision, humanitarian, peacekeeping, improvement, human rights, rule of regulation and/or governance points.
  • Demonstrated management expertise with strategic imaginative and prescient and confirmed expertise in main advanced organizations, similar to intergovernmental, worldwide non-governmental or multinational personal sector entities.
  • A excessive degree of emotional intelligence, political acumen and diplomatic expertise.
  • Excellent communication and advocacy expertise.
  • Proven skill to encourage, construct belief, confidence and consensus amongst stakeholders and foster partnerships on the native, nationwide or regional stage to create alternatives and promote processes to advance peace and safety.
  • High dedication to the values and guiding ideas of the United Nations, together with impeccable private integrity, respect for and dedication to human rights and demonstrated tradition and gender sensitivity.
  • Demonstrate skill to work in multi-cultural crew and set up harmonious and efficient working relationships each inside and outdoors the group.
  • Familiarity with the United Nations system, together with peacekeeping, humanitarian and developments settings, in addition to information of the Sustained Development Goals.
  • English and French are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. Therefore, fluency in English language is required. Knowledge of one other United Nations official language, notably Arabic, French or Spanish is an added benefit.

Job Title: Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG)
Location:
Nigeria
The Mission
The United Nations Secretary-General launched the Global Call marketing campaign on 19 July, 2019 to run till 30 September, 2019 for the nominations of Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG) within the United Nations Field Mission. The generic positions are situated within the United Nations area mission, which embody Peacekeeping Operations, Special Political Mission and Support Mission.

Information Related To The Position And Functions

  • The missions is overseen by the Department of Peace Operations (DPO), Political and Peace Building Affairs (DPPA) and Operation Support (DOS). Further info on the mandate of United Nations Peace Operations may be discovered at https://peacekeeping.un.org/en and https://dppa.un.org/en/dppa-around-world
  • The missions are headed by senior representatives of the Secretary-General, normally on the stage of Under-Secretary-General (USG) or Assistant Secretary-General (ASG).
  • The positions are residential and principally primarily based in non-family hardship responsibility stations.
  • SRSG are appointed by the Secretary-General. They report back to the Secretary-General via the USG of the Department overseeing the respective area mission.

Job Description

  • Develop a shared imaginative and prescient for fulfilling the mandate of the Security Council and set the strategic course to attain objectives and goals, together with establishing the Mission’s transition and exit technique.
  • Provide good workplace on behalf of the Secretary-General via political assist for the efforts to resolve battle, facilitating negotiations, fostering peace and constructing confidence amongst events.
  • Provide total management to the great United Nations engagement within the host nation, in accordance with the ideas of integration and promote ajoint imaginative and prescient of the United Nations’ strategic goals.
  • Ensure the United Nations engagement and actions inside the nation are guided by worldwide human rights requirements; and meet the United Nations duties as set by the Secretary-General’s Human Rights Up Front initiative.
  • Provide management, political steering and high-level operational course within the execution of mission actions.
  • Pursuant to the Secretary-Generals delegation of authority, is accountable for the administration of the Mission’s monetary, bodily
  • Report to the Secretary-General, senior United Nations officers, the Security Council, oher United Nations our bodies and Member States on developments within the host nation and all issues regarding the implementation of the Mission’s mandate.
  • As Designated Official (DO), guarantee the protection and safety of workers (and dependents, if acceptable) of the United Nations and United Nations, funds and programmes within the mission space.
  • Engage routinely with each native and worldwide media primarily based on a coherent media technique for the Mission; talking on behalf of the United Nations within the host nation.
  • Promote and monitor the implementation of Security Council resolutions on Women Peace and Security and drive the mixing of gender views all through operational actions, together with assist to rising recruitment of ladies in all areas to facilitate enhanced operational influence.
  • Build a mission tradition of accountability, integrity and respect, and which promotes the very best customary amongst all members of the mission.

Requirements

  • A minimal of 20 years of related skilled expertise, together with at the least 5 years at senior and representational stage, in battle, post-conflict, peacekeeping, peace constructing and/or improvement settings, as expertise in governance, mediation, facilitation and/or negotiations on the nationwide and/or negotiations on the nationwide and/or worldwide stage.
  • Demonstrated intensive information in reconciliation, battle decision, humanitarian, peacekeeping, improvement, human rights, rule of regulation and/or governance points.
  • Demonstrated management expertise with strategic imaginative and prescient and confirmed expertise in main advanced organizations, similar to intergovernmental, worldwide non-governmental or multinational personal sector entities.
  • A excessive degree of emotional intelligence, political acumen and diplomatic expertise.
  • Excellent communication and advocacy expertise.
  • Proven skill to encourage, construct belief, confidence and consensus amongst stakeholders and foster partnerships on the native, nationwide or regional stage to create alternatives and promote processes to advance peace and safety.
  • High dedication to the values and guiding ideas of the United Nations, together with impeccable private integrity, respect for and dedication to human rights and demonstrated tradition and gender sensitivity.
  • Demonstrate skill to work in multi-cultural crew and set up harmonious and efficient working relationships each inside and outdoors the group.
  • Familiarity with the United Nations system, together with peacekeeping, humanitarian and developments settings, in addition to information of the Sustained Development Goals.
  • English and French are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. Therefore, fluency in English language is required. Knowledge of one other United Nations official language, notably Arabic, French or Spanish is an added benefit.

How to Apply
Interested and certified candidates ought to submit their Applications to:
The Department of the Peacekeeping Operations (DPKO),
Defence Headquarters,
Abuja.

Note: Shortlisted candidates will  be invited for an interview on the Department of Peacekeeping Operations Defence Headquarters, Abuja. Based on the Secretary-General’s dedication to reaching gender parity at senior management ranges by 2021, nomination of ladies candidates is strongly inspired

Application Deadline 15th September, 2019.

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