Project Liaison Officer

Job categories Project Management
Vacancy code VA/2018/B5304/16882
Department/office AFR, South Sudan Country Office (SSCO)
Duty station Juba, South Sudan
Contract type Local ICA Specialist
Contract level LICA Specialist-10
Duration Open ended
Application period 09-Dec-2018 to 11-Oct-2019


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Background Information – Project

UNOPS SSOC will be implementing the South Sudan Safety Net Project (SSSNP), which is funded by the World Bank (WB) to address existing challenges of soaring levels of poverty, vulnerability, unemployment and idleness, particularly amongst youth. The project development objective is to provide access to income opportunities and temporary employment to the poor and vulnerable households and strengthen safety nets delivery systems.

SSSNP has three main components namely:

a.    Public works plus including complementary activities like entrepreneurial skills, WASH training and early childhood development and nutrition messaging;

b.    Direct income support targeting House Holds who are labour constrained

c.     Strengthening safety net delivery systems

The project will be targeting the most vulnerable segments of South Sudanese population aiming to be benefit in excess of 68 thousand beneficiary HH in more than 10 vulnerable locations across the country.



Under the overall supervision of the Project Manager, the incumbent will be an o...

Master’s Degree or advanced degree in Law or Political Science or Philosop...

Minimum of 5 years relevant experience working with the government or ...

Fluent working knowledge of English is required.  Knowledge of Arabic langu...

Develops and implements sustainable business strategies, thinks long term and ex...

Contract type: Local Individual Contractor Agreement Contract level : LICA S...

Please note that the closing date is midnight Copenhagen time Applications ...

The UNOPS South Sudan office helps a wide range of local and international partn...

UNOPS is an operational arm of the United Nations, supporting the successful imp...
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