Emptiness at United Nations Excessive Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) for a Programme Affiliate

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The United Nations Excessive Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) was created in 1950, throughout the aftermath of the Second World Struggle, to assist tens of millions of Europeans who had fled or misplaced their houses. We had three years to finish our work after which disband. At present, over 65 years later, our group continues to be onerous at work, defending and helping refugees world wide.

We’re recruiting to fill the place under:



Job Title: Programme Affiliate

Job ID: 22453
Location: Abuja
Wage Grade: G6
Hardship Degree: C
Household Location Sort: Household

Organizational Setting and Work Relationships

  • The Programme Affiliate would usually obtain steering from extra senior programme workers within the operation/bureau/division. She / he might obtain oblique steering from different sections and models related to the nation/area programme(s). UNHCR Handbook, Operations Plans, UN and UNHCR monetary/budgetary guidelines and rules will information the work of the Programme Affiliate.
  • S/he’s anticipated to remain abreast of the challenges posed by the operational context, the UN and humanitarian reform and institutional developments.
  • The incumbent is anticipated to have contacts throughout the group and out of doors the responsibility station, in addition to with companions and different stakeholders to gather data, monitor programme actions and implement administrative necessities. The incumbent must set up good working relationships with their friends at nation stage to facilitate the gathering of data and different programme administration associated actions.
  • The incumbent is anticipated to work according to the multi-functional staff (MFT) strategy as outlined throughout the Program Handbook, guaranteeing the participation of related stakeholders in all phases of the Program Administration Cycle.
  • All UNHCR workers members are accountable to carry out their duties as mirrored of their job description. They accomplish that inside their delegated authorities, according to the regulatory framework of UNHCR which incorporates the UN Constitution, UN Workers Rules and Guidelines, UNHCR Insurance policies and Administrative Directions in addition to related accountability frameworks. As well as, workers members are required to discharge their tasks in a way according to the core, purposeful, cross-functional and managerial competencies and UNHCR’s core values of professionalism, integrity and respect for variety.


  • Help the evaluation and evaluation of the wants of individuals of concern within the nation/area in a participatory method and utilizing an Age, Gender and Variety (AGD) perspective as foundation for planning.
  • Help in managing the event of a broad community of companions, good coordination practices and the event of companion capacities associated to programme administration if relevant.
  • Help in organizing and documenting the choice of companions in accordance with the coverage on choice and retention of companions, guaranteeing due diligence to fulfill the necessities of tasks.
  • Present help to the sector with technical recommendation to make sure partnership agreements are established in a well timed method, commonly monitored and reported on in compliance with established tips and procedures included within the framework for implementing with companions.
  • Observe up with UNHCR places of work the compliance with the issuance of audit certificates for companions according to the Coverage on Threat-Based mostly Challenge Audits.
  • Present help to the sector via technical recommendation and coaching on useful resource allocation processes and different programmatic points.
  • Use UNHCR’s company instruments (e.g. Focus Consumer, World Focus Perception and FOCUS Reader, MSRP) for core actions associated to planning, budgeting, implementation and reporting, producing knowledge for evidence-based programmatic selections and evaluation.
  • Help UNHCRs programming of neighborhood of follow and repeatedly contributing to enhancements of programming instruments and processes.
  • Help the implementation and efficiency of partnership agreements via area visits and applicable bodily monitoring if relevant, reviewing efficiency and monetary experiences.
  • Help the event and implementation of MFT monitoring plans for actions carried out via partnerships and people underneath direct implementation according to Programme Handbook and programming directions.
  • Contribute to the assessment and evaluation of operations plans, mid-year and year-end experiences of the totally different UNHCR places of work, guaranteeing high quality assurance and compliance with established insurance policies, tips, procedures and requirements. Generate and preserve information of implementation charge (efficiency progress and expenditures) frequently.
  • Observe up on any change with regard to alignment of outcomes chain, verifying indicators, funds, prioritization, apportioning wanted to measure programme efficiency, traits and goal interventions, contributing to soundness of Operations Plan and enhancement of knowledge high quality.
  • Carry out different duties as required

Schooling & Skilled Work Expertise:

Years of Expertise / Diploma Degree:

  • For G6 – three years related expertise with Excessive College Diploma; or 2 years related work expertise with Bachelor or equal or greater

Subject(s) of Schooling:

  • Not specified (Subject(s) of Schooling marked with an asterisk* are important)

Certificates and / or Licenses:

  • N / A (Certificates and Licenses marked with an asterisk* are important)

Related Job Expertise:

  • Demonstrated expertise in programme administration, Operation Administration Cycle and associated processes. Data of Outcomes Based mostly-Administration. Laptop abilities (in MS workplace) together with superior Excel abilities (pivot tables, knowledge administration, and so on.)


  • Completion of UNHCR Studying Programmes or particular coaching related to perform of the place together with Programme Administration Degree 1. E-tutoring of PM1, Framework for Implementing with Companions Studying Programme. Expertise in programme administration coaching and capability constructing actions.

Purposeful Expertise:

  • *IT-Laptop Literacy
  • PG-Programme Administration (challenge formulation, programme cycles and reporting requirements)
  • PG-Outcomes-Based mostly Administration
  • DM-Database Administration
  • PG-Programme Evaluation
  • PG-Assessments and Surveys (Purposeful Expertise marked with an asterisk* are important)

Language Necessities:

  • For Worldwide Skilled and Subject Service jobs: Data of English and UN working language of the responsibility station if not English.
  • For Nationwide Skilled jobs: Data of English and UN working language of the responsibility station if not English and native language.
  • For Basic Service jobs: Data of English and/or UN working language of the responsibility station if not English.

This can be a Commonplace Job Description for all UNHCR jobs with this job title and grade stage. The Operational Context might comprise further important and/or fascinating referring to the particular operation and/or place. Any such necessities are integrated by reference on this Job Description and will likely be thought-about for the screening, shortlisting and choice of candidates.

Place Competencies
Core Competencies:

  • Accountability
  • Communication
  • Organizational Consciousness
  • Teamwork & Collaboration
  • Dedication to Steady Studying
  • Consumer & Consequence Orientation

Managerial Competencies:

  • Empowering and Constructing Belief
  • Managing Sources

Cross-Purposeful Competencies:

  • Analytical Considering
  • Planning and Organizing
  • Stakeholder Administration

Language Necessities:

  • Please additionally observe that English is crucial for this Job Opening.

Extra Info:

  • A written take a look at could be carried out for this place which will likely be adopted by a competency-based interview.




How one can Apply
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Procedures and Eligibility

  • candidates ought to seek the advice of the Administrative Instruction on Recruitment and Task of Domestically Recruited Workers (RALS).
  • Candidates should be nationals of or Everlasting Residents, and be regionally recruited throughout the nation of their employment.
  • Eligible Candidates: This Job Opening is obtainable to eligible UNHCR workers members and exterior candidates.


Vital Notes

  • The above statements are meant to explain the overall nature and stage of labor to be carried out by individuals assigned to this job.
    They don’t seem to be to be construed as an exhaustive checklist of all tasks, duties and abilities required of personnel so labeled.
    All personnel could also be required to carry out different tasks along with these specified every so often, as wanted
    • We don’t cost any utility, processing, coaching, interviewing, testing or different charge in reference to the appliance or recruitment course of. Must you obtain a solicitation for the fee of a charge, please disregard it. Moreover, please observe that emblems, logos, names and addresses are simply copied and reproduced. Subsequently, you’re suggested to use specific care when submitting private data on the net
    • We’re an equal alternative employer and worth variety inclusion. We don’t discriminate on grounds of color, race, nationality, faith, age, ethnic origin, incapacity, gender, marital standing, or sexual orientation in our employment practices
    • Our persons are all equally gifted in distinctive methods: we come from numerous traditions, private experiences and factors of view. And we need to embody yours, Are you able to encourage us along with your concepts?
    • We encourage all candidates to use and doesn’t follow any discrimination in any recruitment course of.
    • Purposes submitted after the deadline won’t be thought-about.
    • As a result of urgency of the place, we’ve the precise to recruit a candidate who matches the required profile earlier than the above deadline
    • Solely certified candidates will likely be invited for interview



Utility Deadline  27th October, 2020.