United Nations Secretariat Regional Director Jobs 2022 Ethiopia

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United Nations Secretariat Regional Director Jobs 2022 employment advertisement is published on 24 March 2022. Candidates can apply via online by 18 May 2022.DRC Economic Recovery Project Officer Livelihoods Jobs 2022 Kenya


Organization Name United Nations Secretariat
Type of Organization NGO
Date Posted 24 March 2022
Closing Date 18 May 2022
Position Regional Director
Total Vacancy N/A
Apply Process Online
Country Ethiopia

United Nations Secretariat Regional Director Jobs 2022

The United Nations Secretariat seeks suitable applicants for the position below at the Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

  • Employment Type: Full-Time.
  • Education: Advanced University Degree.
  • Experience: Minimum of 5 years
  • Language: English and French are the working languages of the UN Secretariat.
  • Duty Station: Addis Ababa
  • Contract Duration: N/A
  • Remuneration: As Per Rules.

Other Requirements / Information:

  • Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in international relations or public administration, law, social sciences or related area. A first-level university degree in combination with two additional years of qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.
  • Over fifteen years of progressively responsible experience in the management and coordination of development cooperation is required.
  • A minimum of ten years of experience serving in leadership positions in the field (outside the candidate’s country of origin) is desirable.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience serving in international and/or multi-lateral organizations is desirable.
  • Experience serving in a senior management role in the United Nations would be an asset.
  • Experience in delivering sustainable development policy and programme results is desirable.
  • Experience managing multi-disciplinary teams to effect change and deliver joint results is desirable.
  • Experience managing multi-cultural teams is desirable.
  • Experience serving as a UN Resident Coordinator is desirable.


  • Directs and manages the DCO Regional team, including management of the work-programme and resources, ensuring relevant links with counterparts in other regions and with DCO New York.
  • Provides strategic support to RC leadership and support RC offices to deliver on their functions, responding to RC/UNCT queries and requests for support, guidance and strategic advice.
  • Manages day-to-day operations of the RC system in the region, including operational backstopping of RCOs in collaboration with DCO New York.
  • Supports the Assistant Secretary-General for Development Coordination in performance management of RCs at the D1 and D2 level.
  • Provides strategic guidance to UNCTs to ensure quality and timely support to Member States in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda.
  • Provides leadership and strategic thinking to identify existing and emerging development challenges and priorities in the region and advises the UNSDG on emerging regional issues.
  • Engages with DCO New York and the UN development system partners at the regional level to facilitate enhanced tailored support to RCs/UNCTs in crisis/complex settings, and support the integration of UNCT work with UN peace operations and Special Political Missions, as relevant.
  • Provides effective Secretariat support to the Regional Collaboration Platform (RCP) and its associated subsidiary bodies. Coordinate engagement of RCs and UNCTs with the RCP, enabling access to regional UN expertise.

How to Apply?

  • Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.
  • Interested candidates can fill the online application form by visiting official website. Candidates have to visit at https://careers.un.org/lbw/jobdetail.aspx….. to fill the application.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.
  • The closing date: 18 May 2022
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