Deadline: 11 March, 2021

Location: Nyamata, Rwanda

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is seeking to fill the role of Associate Reporting and Public Information Officer.

The UNHRC is a UN agency mandated to aid and protect refugees, forcibly displaced communities, and stateless people, and to assist in their voluntary repatriation, local integration or resettlement to a third country.
Responsibilities
  • Keep abreast of all developments in the activity to prepare appropriate briefings and
    reports relating to the Emergency Transit Mechanism (ETM) operation
  • Assist the office in consolidating and analysing data on programme implementation and
    indicators in all sectors within the area of responsibility in order to facilitate the preparation of periodic reports
  • Meet and brief visitors on all UNHCR activities
  • Serve as the focal point for maintaining the data management system for all reporting,
    including reporting formats and database
  • Liaise with internal (branch office and other offices) and external entities on internal and external related information and communications
  • Undertake data collection and analysis to produce narrative and statistical reports on all aspects of the ETM operation and the field office
  • Assist the implementation of a communications strategy that generates support for
    UNHCR’s operations from external partners

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Political Science, Social Sciences, International
    Relations, Journalism, Communications, or a related field
  • Three years, minimum, of relevant experience for undergraduate degree holders, two years of relevant experience for graduate degree holders, or one year of relevant experience for doctorate degree holders
  • Experience in humanitarian operations in a field environment
  • Excellent knowledge of local institution, politics and culture
  • Knowledge of English and UN working language of the duty station (if not English)

To apply and for more information, click here.

Photo source: UNHCR

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