UNHCR Technical Coordinator Jobs 2022 Kenya

UNHCR JobsUNHCR Technical Coordinator Jobs 2022 Kenya: Currently the UNHCR is hiring employees for their upcoming projects vacancy for the Technical Coordinator position. Now for all Kenyan NGO job seekers, it’s a great opportunity to work with UNHCR.

UNHCR Technical Coordinator Jobs 2022 employment advertisement is published on April 30, 2022. Candidates can apply via online by May 15, 2022.

Organization Name United Nations High Commissioner for Refugee (UNHCR)
Type of Organization NGO
Date Posted April 30, 2022
Closing Date May 15, 2022
Position Technical Coordinator
Total Vacancy N/A
Apply Process online
Country Kenya

UNHCR Technical Coordinator Jobs 2022

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugee (UNHCR) seeks suitable applicants for the position below at the Nairobi, Kenya.

  • Education: Graduate degree.
  • Experience: Minimum 8 years.
  • Employment Type: Full-Time.
  • Language: For International Professional and Field Service jobs: Knowledge of English and UN working language of the duty station if not English. For National Professional jobs: Knowledge of English and UN working language of the duty station if not English and local language. For General Service jobs: Knowledge of English and/or UN working language of the duty station if not English.
  • Duty Station: Nairobi.
  • Remuneration: As Per Rules.

Other Requirements / Information:

  • 9 years relevant experience with an Undergraduate degree; or 8 years relevant experience with a Graduate degree; or 7 years relevant experience with a Doctorate degree.


  • – Proactively lead and/or participate in inter-agency fora to ensure that UNHCR¿s Mandate and programmes are given due attention and reflected in linkage at the country level, bureaux and at the policy levels of humanitarian and development coordination systems.
  • – Contribute or lead the effective establishment and maintenance of coordination mechanisms for the shelter and settlement, WASH, Energy and Environment technical sectors
  • – In line with the refugee coordination model and globally-agreed arrangements ensure timely and effective sectoral technical needs assessment, appropriate planning, prioritization, implementation, reporting and evaluation.
  • – Contribute to joint appeals, regional refugee response plans, regional refugee and migrant response plans, refugee and resilience plans, comprehensive responses.
  • – Approve project designing including preparation of BOQs/specifications and costing, carry out and provide recommendations, plan of action and verify compliance in the implementation for these technical sectors.
  • – Coordinate internally and externally the technical interventions and ensure compliance with technical standards.
  • – Lead actively technical interagency working groups and ensure constructive and amicable relationships with government and partners.
  • – Ensure environmental considerations are taken into account for all the technical interventions planned and implemented in settlement, shelter, wash and energy programmes.
  • – Promote the sustainability of technical interventions through local capacity building and self-help in collaboration with partners in the field. Ensure and lead community consultations
  • – Guide and oversee the procurement of sector related materials or equipment, including the development of technical specifications for bid documents, technical evaluation of bids, review/inspection of the quality of products/works.
  • – Ensure regular reporting and updating of plans.
  • – Build key strategic partnerships with development and humanitarian agencies in relation to WASH and other community based infrastructure interventions.
  • – Lead cross-functional preparation of issues and follow-up within UNHCR in the relevant substantive units and services.
  • – Ensure comprehensive monitoring of technical related activities is in place.
  • – Perform other related duties as required.

How to Apply?

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