United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Child Protection Specialist (Access to Justice) in Mogadishu, Somalia.
UNICEF works for a world in which every child has a fair chance in life.
13 February 2018
The Child Protection Specialist (Access to Justice)will perform the following functions-
-Support effective sectoral or inter-sectoral collaborative partnerships in planning, development and management by leading, guiding, coordinating and supporting the timely completion of the Situational Analysis and its periodic update through accurate; and complete monitoring and analysis; and the timely preparation or finalization of sectoral input, leading to responsive child protection systems.
-Provide substantive advice, recommendations and input in the formulation of country programme documents and plans of actions relating to Child Protection programme.
-Provide technical support to Government, and stakeholders at all levels in the development, planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of Legal Reform and programming for Justice for Children.
Applicants must have-
-An advanced university degree (Master’s or higher) in Law or Human Rights.
-Minimum 7 years of relevant professional experience in child justice or general justice issue.
-Developing country work experience and/or familiarity with emergency is required.
-Fluency in English is required.
-Knowledge of another official UN language (Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian or Spanish) or a local language is an asset.
-Nationality of Somalia.