Knowledge Management Specialist for Methodology and Procedures in Criminal Investigation and prosecution of Domestic Violence - retainer position

Job categories Legal, Security
Vacancy code VA/2021/B5116/22783
Level ICS-10
Department/office ECR, UAMCO, Ukraine MCO
Duty station Home based
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-2
Duration Retainer (Up to 45 work days within 8 months)
Application period 22-Oct-2021 to 17-Nov-2021

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

Please note that UNOPS will at no stage of the recruitment process request candidates to make payments of any kind.

This vacancy is closed.

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The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) helps the United Nations (UN) and its partners provide peace and security, humanitarian, and development solutions. UNOPS services cover infrastructure, project management, procurement, financial management and human resources. 

In response to the request of the Government of Ukraine, UNOPS opened an office in Ukraine in 2017, which provides a broad spectrum of services to the Government and the people of Ukraine. 

The Support for Rule of Law Reforms in Ukraine (PRAVO-Police) is a project funded by the European Union that has the overall objective of supporting the strengthening of the policing, prosecution and civilian governance in Ukraine, aligning them with the best European and international practices. On matters of substance, the project relies on the EU Advisory Mission (EUAM) to Ukraine.

The Project is partnered with the following national agencies: the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine, National Police of Ukraine (NPU), the Office of the Prosecutor General (OPG), the State Bureau of Investigation (SBI). Activities include providing technical support tailored to the needs of each individual agency, while some interventions address larger scale and cross-cutting issues, including enhancement of human resources management systems and specific skills.  

One of the Project's actions is aimed at supporting the Office of the Prosecutor General, developing methodology, guidelines and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for prosecutors. This activity should create a foundation for enhanced business processes for Prosecutors in the field of domestic violence.  

The aim of the activity is to create a practical tool for all Prosecutors to use when investigating crimes of domestic violence. 

The Consultant will be involved in implementation of the activity aimed at developing the methodology, guidelines and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for prosecutors. This activity should create foundations for enhanced business processes at the OPG and for Prosecutors in the field of domestic violence and will be closely connected to the activities on development of methodology of specialisation of prosecutors and cases assignment. 

The selected Consultant will be responsible for the analysis of the relevant definitions, laws and regulations and best European practices in the field of domestic violence, and the analysis of the business processes of prosecutors, police officers and other actors in Ukraine. He or she will be responsible for the coordination of workgroups (WGs) and interaction with other relevant authorities and key stakeholders in the development of the methodology and processes that will allow the different actors in the criminal justice system to operate in a coordinated and effective manner.

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