Deputy Team Leader - Conflict Sensitivity Advisor

Job categories Project Management
Vacancy code VA/2019/B5516/17195
Department/office AR, NPOH, Nepal
Duty station Kathmandu, Nepal
Contract type Local ICA Specialist
Contract level LICA Specialist-9
Duration Open-ended subject to organizational requirements, availability of funds and/or satisfactory performance
Application period 17-Jan-2019 to 30-Jan-2019

Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.

This vacancy is closed.

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DFID will contract UNOPS to carry out a “Project Coordination Units (PCU)” Project in close cooperation with DFID leadership. UNOPS will work closely with the new provincial and local Government to coordinate programmes in the province and provide technical assistance through existing programmes, as appropriate.

The Deputy Team Leader/Conflict Sensitivity Adviser will support and deputise for the Team Leader to coordinate all activities of the PCUs. This will include significant team leadership and representational work. As well as being second-in-command for all operations of the PCUs, the Deputy will also coordinate all of the PCU's conflict sensitivity activities to ensure DFID-funded activities are carried out safely and effectively across Nepal. The successful candidate will also play a key role in coordinating Stakeholder engagement strategy at the national and provincial level. This is a unique opportunity to help lead a cross-national team which will have a real impact on the effectiveness of DFID’s programmes across Nepal as federalism is implemented.

The Deputy Team Leader – Conflict Sensitivity Advisor will be responsible ...

Education Bachelor’s Degree in conflict sensitivity, conflict resolut...

Treats all individuals with respect; responds sensitively to differences and enc...

Reputation of impartiality. Strong networking, communication and negotiation...

Contract type: Local Individual Contractor Agreement Specialist (LICA) Contract ...

This post is open to Nepal nationals only. Please note that the closing date...

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


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