Operations Advisor - Ammunition and Weapon Management

Job categories Demining
Vacancy code VA/2022/B5028/24660
Level ICS-11
Department/office NYSC, PSC, Libya Project Unit
Duty station Tripoli, Libya
Contract type Fixed Term
Contract level P4
Duration 12 months (renewable subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability)
Application period 21-Sep-2022 to 06-Oct-2022


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Peace and Security Cluster

The UNOPS Peace and Security Cluster (PSC) is a principal service provider in the field of mine action with the United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS), UNDP, UNICEF, Governments of mine-affected countries and other mine action partners.  It is led by the Director, who has overall authority and accountability for the performance PSC on behalf of its clients.  The Director is responsible for administering and providing oversight of the day-to-day management of the Project Field offices, both according to the client requirements and in line with UNOPS rules and regulations.

Background information UNMAS 

UNMAS is a division of the Office of Rule of Law and Security Institutions in the Department of Peace Operations (DPO). UNMAS is mandated by the United Nations General Assembly (RES/68/72) to ensure an effective, proactive, and coordinated response to the problem posed by a wide range of explosive hazards. Legislative mandates also recognize UNMAS technical expertise in responding to threats posed by unsecured and unsafe conventional weapons and ammunition stockpiles. As an office within DPO, UNMAS supports peacekeeping and special political missions in accordance with Security Council mandates.




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