The UN Secretary-General’s bold new global reform, repositioning the UN Development System to deliver on the 2030 Agenda for dignity, prosperity and peace on a healthy planet, was launched on 1 January 2019. As part of this process, the United Nations Resident Coordinator’s Office in Cambodia is seeking qualified and experienced candidate for the position below:
Programme Communications and Advocacy Officer
(Contract Type: Fixed Term Appointment, Grade: NO-B)
Summary of Key Functions:
• Contribute to strategy advocacy and programme communications in support of the UN Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF)
• Assist in partnership building and media relations
• Provide substantive support for digital communications
• Support publications and branding management
This position is part of a new generation of strengthened UN Resident Coordinator Offices under the leadership of the UN Resident Coordinator, the highest-ranking representative of the United Nations Development System and the Secretary-General at country level. The application procedure is online through UNDP eRecruitment system via http://www.kh.undp.org/content/cambodia/en/home/jobs.html.
Deadline: 18 February 2019 (Midnight New York Time, USA)
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. UN retains the right to contact references directly.
UN is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender, nationality and culture. Individuals from minority groups, indigenous groups and persons with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply. All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.
“Qualified female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.”