Maritime Cargo Clearance Specialist, Multiple positions

Job categories Administration, Project Management
Vacancy code VA/2020/B5104/19567
Level ICS-10
Department/office MR, AMM, Amman
Duty station Multiple duty stations (Djibouti; King Abdullah Port and Jeddah, KSA; Hodeidah, Yemen)
Contract type Fixed Term
Contract level P3
Duration 'One year initially, renewable subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability'
Application period 18-Mar-2020 to 08-Apr-2020

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

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UNOPS is an operational arm of the United Nations, supporting the successful implementation of its partners’ peacebuilding, humanitarian and development projects around the world. Our mission is to help people build better lives and countries achieve sustainable development.

UNOPS areas of expertise cover infrastructure, procurement, project management, financial management and human resources.

Working with us

UNOPS offers short- and long-term work opportunities in diverse and challenging environments across the globe. We are looking for creative, results-focused professionals with skills in a range of disciplines.


With over 4,000 UNOPS personnel and approximately 7,000 personnel recruited on behalf of UNOPS partners spread across 80 countries, our workforce represents a wide range of nationalities and cultures. We promote a balanced, diverse workforce — a strength that helps us better understand and address our partners’ needs, and continually strive to improve our gender balance through initiatives and policies that encourage recruitment of qualified female candidates.

Work life harmonization

UNOPS values its people and recognizes the importance of balancing professional and personal demands.

According to UN OCHA, the humanitarian crisis in Yemen remains the worst in the ...

A:        In accordance with the UNVIM guidel...

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

Results Orientation: Handles multiple projects/tasks and delivers them; ensures ...

Master’s degree or equivalent in Business Administration, logistics, p...

At least 5 years of demonstrated relevant professional experience in supply ...

Fluency in English language is required.  Knowledge of French or Arabic...

Contract type: Fixed term Contract level:  P3  Contract duration: One ...

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


The screening of your application will be conducted based on the information in your profile. Before applying, we strongly suggest that you review your UNOPS Jobs profile to ensure completeness, especially the education and experience sections.


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