Senior Field Assistant

Job Description

Title: Senior Field Assistant

Company Name: United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Representation in Bangladesh

Vacancy: Not specific

Job Location: Cox's Bazar

Employment Status: Contractual

Educational Requirements:
∎ For G5 - 2 years relevant experience with High School Diploma; or 1 year relevant work experience with Bachelor or equivalent or higher.

Experience Requirements:
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Job Context:
∎ Category/grade: General Service, G5
∎ Post Number: 10041060, 10028062, 10028052
∎ Type of contract: Fixed-term Appointment
∎ The Effective Date of Assignment: As soon as possible

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Assist in monitoring the implementation of UNHCR programme including the delivery of all assistance items and monitoring of infrastructure.
∎ Assist in administrative tasks as required such as preparation of reports and meeting authorized personnel and assisting them during field missions.
∎ Act as interpreter in the exchange of routine information, contribute to related liaison activities and respond directly to routine queries.
∎ Collect data and other information relevant to UNHCR and report to the supervisor accordingly.
∎ Keep regular contacts with local authorities and implementing partners as requested by supervisor.
∎ In coordination with implementing partners, assist in the reception, registration and provision of assistance to persons of concern to UNHCR.
∎ Follow up, on a regular basis, the overall situation of persons of concern in camps and other areas where they have been accommodated and report accordingly.
∎ Liaise with local authority counterparts, partners and populations of concern.
∎ Direct incidents and problems to the supervisor when they cannot be resolved at their level.
∎ Perform other related duties as required.

Additional Requirements:
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∎ A competitive compensation and benefits package is offered.

Job Source: Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 18 Apr 2021

Company Information:
∎ 6 Apr 2021
∎ United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Representation in Bangladesh
∎ Business : International UN Refugee Agency
Humanitarian assistance

Category: NGO/Development

: Personal History Form not submitted in UNHCR format as well as not signed, incomplete and late applications will not be accepted. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Shortlisted candidates will be required to sit for a written test and/or oral interview. UNHCR does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process (application, interview, processing or any other fees).

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