UNMISS Senior Political Affairs Officer Jobs 2022 – South Sudan NGO Jobs

UNMISS Senior Political Affairs Officer Jobs 2022 – South Sudan NGO Jobs. UNMISS South Sudan looking for “Senior Political Affairs Officer“. Applicants with a Advanced university degree may apply on or before 24th November 2022.

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 Senior Political Affairs Officer Jobs 2022

The UNMISS has published a job vacancy announcement on 10th November 2022 for qualified South Sudanese to fill in the vacant post of Senior Political Affairs Officer to be based in Juba, South Sudan.

Recruiter United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS)
Position Senior Political Affairs Officer (Temporary)
Location Juba, South Sudan
Country South Sudan
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Advanced university degree
Experience Required Minimum 10 years
Application Deadline 24th November 2022

UNMISS Job Vacancy 2022

Org. Setting and Reporting: This position is located in the United Nations Mission in South Sudan, Juba. The Senior Political Affairs Officer will report to the Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary General, Political (DSRSG/P).

Eligibility Criteria


  • Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in political science, international relations, social science, economics, law, public administration or a related field. A first level university degree with a relevant combination of academic qualifications and experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.

Work Experience:

  • A minimum of ten years of progressively responsible experience in political affairs, diplomacy, conflict resolution, or related field is required.
  • Extensive experience in political outreach, facilitation, analysis, advice and reporting is required.
  • Experience working in a United Nations field operation (inclusive of peacekeeping, political missions) in a conflict or post-conflict setting is required.
  • Experience managing a team is required.
  • Knowledge and experience of working in and supporting Front Offices of senior UN and/or government officials is desirable.


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

Other Details

  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply UNMISS Senior Political Affairs Officer Jobs 2022

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=195024

The Closing Date: 24th November 2022

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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Official Website unmiss.unmissions.org
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