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Humanitarian Coordination Specialist

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  • Post Date: April 30, 2020
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Job Overview

Host Entity : UNOCHA
Country : Zimbabwe
Duty Station : Harare (ZWE)
Language Skills : English
Start Date : Immediate
Duration : until 31 December 2020
Application Deadline : 11 May 2020

Eligibility criteria

  • Minimum age: 22 years old.
  • Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.

Description of task

Under the supervision of the OCHA Team Leader in Zimbabwe, Support the inter-agency humanitarian coordination architecture by:

  • Preparing meetings including through strategic agenda items and minutes to ensure effective follow up;
  • Regular collection of information through systematic engagement with humanitarian partners;
  • Supporting the regular review of the humanitarian response plan through drafting regular humanitarian dashboards;
  • Supporting assessments and advocacy for resource
  • Communication with government and non-government entities


  • Required degree level: Master degree or equivalent

Education – Additional Comments:

  • Advanced university degree in in a relevant field of expertise (e.g. Economics, Social Sciences, International Relations, Political Sciences or other related fields)
  • Command of office information technology and software suites (Word, Excel, Powerpointetc).
  • Excellent oral and written skills; excellent drafting, formulation, reporting skills;

Required experience: 60 Months

Experience remark:

  • A minimum of 5 years of paid working experience in a relevant field
  • Past experience with the United Nations and/or UN Coordination-related activities, is an advantage
  • Experience working/volunteering in humanitarian response
  • Good understanding of the Zimbabwe country context

Language skills:

  • English(Mandatory), Level – Fluent

Area of expertise: Development programme management

Driving license: No

Competencies values:

  • Accountability,
  • Adaptability and Flexibility,
  • Commitment to Continuous Learning,
  • Communication,
  • Empowering Others,
  • Ethics and Values,
  • Integrity,
  • Knowledge Sharing,
  • Planning and Organizing,
  • Professionalism,
  • Respect for Diversity,
  • Working in Teams

Application procedure:

* Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool?

Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup.
Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it.
Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink.
Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply.

* Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool?

Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile.
Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply.

Application deadline: 11 May 2020

Job Detail
  • QualificationDegree
  • Experience5-10 Years
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