Oct 22, 2016

South Sudan NGO Forum, Security Focal Point

Employer: Concern Worldwide 
Location: South Sudan
Closing date: 09 Nov 2016

A commitment of at least 1 year, ideally 2 years is expected.
Salary: Competitive Salary

Required Qualifications and Personal Skills:

Bachelor’s degree in relevant field required. Master’s degree preferred.
At least five years working experience with NGO’s, either in an NGO safety and security manager/officer role or in an operational role. Experience in insecure / post-conflict contexts preferred.
Experience within an operational NGO strongly preferred. However, equivalent experience, including the UN, DPKO missions, diplomatic community, donors, national governments and others, will be considered.
Previous work experience in South Sudan is strongly preferred.

Solid understanding of the UN system, integrated missions, principled humanitarian assistance.
Strong analytical skills and demonstrated ability in writing briefing papers and other information products.
Flexibility, and ability to multi-task and improvise.
Strong ability to work within a diverse team as well to follow projects independently. Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Excellent computer literacy, especially with MS Office products (Office, Excel, Outlook, Access, PowerPoint, etc) and ideally including database management.