UNMISS Human Rights Officer Jobs 2023 – South Sudan NGO Jobs

UNMISS Human Rights Officer Jobs 2023 – South Sudan NGO Jobs. UNMISS South Sudan looking for “Human Rights Officer“. Applicants with a Advanced university degree may apply on or before 23rd August 2023.

The United Nations Mission in South Sudan is a United Nations peacekeeping mission for the recently independent South Sudan, which became independent on 9 July 2011. UNMISS was established on 8 July 2011 by United Nations Security Council Resolution 1996.

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UNMISS Human Rights Officer Jobs 2023

The UNMISS has published a job vacancy announcement on 09th August 2023 for qualified South Sudanese to fill in the vacant post of Human Rights Officer to be based in Juba, South Sudan.

RecruiterUnited Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS)
PositionHuman Rights Officer, P3
LocationJuba, South Sudan
CountrySouth Sudan
Total Vacant PostN/A
QualificationAdvanced university degree
Experience RequiredMinimum 05 years
Application Deadline23rd August 2023

UNMISS Job Vacancy 2023

Org. Setting and Reporting: This position is located in the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) with duty station, Juba . The incumbent reports to the Team Leader of Conflict Related Violence and Rapid Investigation Team in Juba under the overall guidance and direction of the Deputy Director of the Human Rights Division (HRD).

Eligibility Criteria


  • Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent degree) in law, political science, international relations, social sciences, information systems management or related field. A first-level university degree in combination with two additional years of qualifying work experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.

Work Experience:

  • A minimum of five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in human rights monitoring and investigation, political affairs, international relations, law or related area is required.
  • A minimum of one (1) year of experience working in UN field locations is required.
  • At least one year experience in leading and conducting human rights in-depth investigations and fact-finding missions in the field is required.
  • Experience in organizing and managing a large volume of information, including of sensitive nature and to provide analytical reports on the same is required.


  • English and French are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. For the position advertised, fluency in English is required.

Other Details

  • Job Opening Number: 23-Human Rights Affairs-UNMISS-215778-F- (M)
  • Staffing Exercise: N/A
  • Job Schedule: Full time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply UNMISS Human Rights Officer Jobs 2023

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to https://careers.un.org/lbw/jobdetail.aspx?id=215778

The Closing Date: 23rd August 2023

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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