Under the guidance and direct supervision of the Head of Office, the Senior National Humanitarian Affairs Officer (NHAO) analyzes humanitarian, political, social and economic trends and participates in the formulation, management and evaluation of programme activities within a portfolio.
The NHAO may supervise and lead programme support staff. The NHAO works in close collaboration with the OCHA Turkey management and coordination teams, NGOs, programme staff in other UN Agencies and OCHA HQ staff. The incumbent manages and heads the OCHA Turkey liaison office in Ankara; with a key role in and liaising with the Government of Turkey and other Turkish authorities in support of the facilitation of UN and NGO cross-border operations from Turkey into Syria.
Please note that applicants for UNOCHA Local Fixed Term positions must be a Turkish Citizens.
Only candidates holding Turkish Nationality and who meet the recruitment qualifications in terms of education, experience and language skills as advertised through the Job Description, should apply online and submit one application through a letter of interest accompanied by an informative but concise CV in English indicating the reference code of the post and UN Personal History Form (P11).
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Qualified female candidates are encouraged to apply. Visit www.unocha.org for additional information on UNOCHA.