Qualifications, skills, experience:
Degree level: Secondary Education
Type of Degree: Completion of Secondary education courses / training / certificate in Business Administration, Social Science, International Law or related field
Years of work experience: Six months of job experience relevant to the job will be an advantage
Language: Knowledge of English (Obligatory)
working knowledge of another UN language will be an advantage.
Driving license required: No
Computer skills: Excellent computer skills (MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint and data management).
Bogotá is the capital of the Country. Full public and health services are available in the duty station as well as cultural and other recreational activities. Missions and official movements should be reported to UNDSS.
Conditions of Service for national UN Volunteers
The contract lasts for the period indicated above with possibility of extensions subject to availability of funding, operational necessity and satisfactory performance. However, there is no expectation of renewal of the assignment.
Travel to duty station (if applicable) and a Settling-In-Grant will be provided in the event the duty station is not within commuting distance from the place of recruitment. The applicable Volunteer Living Allowance is provided monthly to cover housing, utilities and normal cost of living expenses. Life, health and permanent disability insurance are included, as well as final repatriation (if applicable) and resettlement allowance for satisfactory service.
Furthermore, in non-family duty stations that belong to hardship categories D or E, as classified by the ICSC , a Well-Being Differential (WBD) will be provided monthly.
United Nations Volunteers is an equal opportunity programme which welcomes applications from qualified professionals. We are committed to achieving diversity in terms of gender, nationality, age and culture.
Only applications that contain the signed P11 format will be considered (Under no circumstances will applications be considered that do not correctly attach the file in question). You can find the P11 format at http://www.co.undp.org/content/dam/colombia/docs/Operaciones/P11_Personal_history_form-en.docx