UNODC Representative Jobs 2024 – Nigeria NGO Jobs

UNODC Representative Jobs 2024 – Nigeria NGO Jobs.

UNODC Nigeria looking for “Representative”.

Applicants with a University degree may apply on or before 12 June 2024.

For two decades, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) has been helping make the world safer from drugs, organized crime, corruption and terrorism. We are committed to achieving health, security and justice for all by tackling these threats and promoting peace and sustainable well-being as deterrents to them.

UNODC Representative Jobs 2024

The UNODC has published a job vacancy announcement on 15 May 2024 for qualified Nigeria’s to fill in the vacant post of Representative to be based in Abuja, Nigeria.

Recruiter United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)
Position Representative
Location Abuja, Nigeria
Country Nigeria
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification University degree
Experience Required Minimum of ten years
Application Deadline 12 June 2024

UNODC Job Vacancy 2024

Main Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • Provide advice to Governments in the assigned country on the development of regional and national long term capacity-building in drug control and crime prevention, in order to promote adherence to and ensure consistency with the terms of the United Nations conventions, drug control treaties, the Conventions against Transnational Organized Crime (UNTOC) and Corruption (UNCAC) and the international instruments to counter terrorism, as well as with the goals and objectives of the 20th Special Session of the General Assembly.
  • Represent UNODC’s position and interests in the assigned country in several fora, and promote solid partnerships with government authorities, institutions, civil society, regional and international aid agencies, financial institutions, parliamentarians and the media.
  • Advise and assist the Governments in the assessment of planning, design and management of response policy measures, in particular developing and proposing national as well as regional cooperation strategies.
  • Promote a better understanding of the importance of drug and crime related matters, encourage increased priority attention to all aspects of prevention and combatting drugs, crime, corruption and terrorism, and advocate the inclusion of these issues in government planning documents as well as in relevant programmes of other bilateral, multilateral and non-governmental organizations.


  • An advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in economics, law, public administration, political or social sciences, international relations or similar field of study related to the UNODC mandates is required.
  • A first-level university degree in similar fields in combination with two additional years of qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.


  • A minimum of ten years of progressively responsible professional experience in a development-related area, with increasing responsibilities and excellent performance record in programme management and international relations is required.
  • Work experience in international technical assistance programme management in the area of UNODC’s mandates on drug control, crime prevention, countering corruption, and/or terrorism prevention related issues is required.
  • Several years of direct, hands-on work experience in coordinating and leading the implementation of programmes and projects at the field level is required.
  • Work experience in ensuring and in being accountable for the correct application of rules and regulations in a large international organization or governmental institution, non-governmental organization/civil-based organization or similar is required.

Other Details

  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply UNODC Representative Jobs 2024

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The Closing Date: 12 June 2024

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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