UNMISS Mission Planning Officer Jobs 2023 – South Sudan NGO Jobs

UNMISS Mission Planning Officer Jobs 2023 – South Sudan NGO Jobs.

UNMISS South Sudan looking for “Mission Planning Officer”.

Applicants with a Advanced university degree may apply on or before 08th June 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.

UNMISS Mission Planning Officer Jobs 2023

The UNMISS has published a job vacancy announcement on 25th May 2023 for qualified South Sudanese to fill in the vacant post of Mission Planning Officer to be based in Juba, South Sudan.

Recruiter United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS)
Position Mission Planning Officer
Location Juba, South Sudan
Country South Sudan
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Advanced university degree
Experience Required Minimum 05 years
Application Deadline 08th June 2023

UNMISS Job Vacancy 2023

Org. Setting and Reporting: This position is located in the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), Juba, Office of Chief of Staff, Strategic Planning Unit. Juba is classified in the “E” category and as a non-family duty station. The Mission Planning Officer reports through the Team Leader of the Strategic Planning Unit to the Mission Chief of Staff.

Eligibility Criteria


  • Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in Political Science, International Relations, Management or Development, or a related field. A first-level university degree in combination with qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.

Job – Specific Qualification:

  • Professional training in the areas of planning, monitoring and evaluation, facilitation and/or coordination is desirable.

Work Experience:

  • A minimum of five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in political affairs, humanitarian affairs, development, programme management or related field is required.
  • Experience facilitating multi-stakeholder processes in a peace consolidation setting is required.
  • Experience working directly on UN field operation strategic planning processes is required.
  • Knowledge of relevant UN policies, processes and operations is required
  • Experience in monitoring programmes or planning in a transition context is desirable.
  • At least one full year of experience working in a UN common system field operation (inclusive of peacekeeping, political missions and UN agencies, funds, and programmes) – or similar international organization or non-governmental organization – in a conflict or post conflict setting is desirable.


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

Other Details

  • Job Opening Number: 23-Political Affairs-UNMISS-210098-J- (M)
  • Staffing Exercise: N/A
  • Job Schedule: Full time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply UNMISS Mission Planning 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=210098

The Closing Date: 08th June 2023

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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