UNHCR Economic Inclusion Assistant Jobs 2021 – Zambia NGO Jobs

UNHCR Economic Inclusion Assistant Jobs 2021 – Zambia NGO Jobs. UNHCR Zambia programme looking for “Economic Inclusion Assistant”. Applicants with a High School Diploma may apply on or before 23 December 2021.

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees is a UN agency mandated to aid and protect refugees, forcibly displaced communities, and stateless people, and to assist in their voluntary repatriation, local integration or resettlement to a third country.

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UNHCR Economic Inclusion Assistant Jobs 2021

The UNHCR has published a job vacancy announcement on 14 December 2021 for qualified Zambia’s to fill in the vacant post of Economic Inclusion Assistant to be based in Lusaka, Zambia.

Recruiter United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Position Economic Inclusion Assistant
Location Lusaka, Zambia
Country Zambia
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification High School Diploma
Experience Required 2 years
Application Deadline 23 December 2021

UNHCR Job Vacancy 2021

Job Purpose: The Senior Livelihood and Economic Inclusion Assistant will be part of the livelihoods unit within the Operation. The incumbent will support in operationalizing the strategic vision to align livelihoods and economic inclusion efforts with the Global Compact on Refugees (GCR), which underscores the need to mobilize additional actors and to adopt a whole-of-society approach to strengthen refugee self-reliance and help ease pressure on host countries. S/he will contribute to the objectives of the unit under the direct supervision of the (Senior) Livelihood and Economic Inclusion Officer.

Duties:

  • Explore partnerships with relevant stakeholders to enhance economic inclusion of UNHCR PoC. This includes working with economic development agencies to adapt their programmes to become inclusive of UNHCR PoC, working with the private sector to enhance inclusion of UNHCR PoC in their labour force and supply chains, working with financial service providers to enhance  financial inclusion, and working with public and private sector service providers to include UNHCR PoC in supporting services (business development, micro-finance, training, saving accounts, poverty alleviation and social protection, etc.).
  • Support work with the multi-functional team, more specifically with the Protection Unit, to collect information about the legal framework for the right to work and rights at work.
  • Support the implementation of socioeconomic and wealth ranking surveys to inform targeting, monitoring and facilitation of the engagement of development programmes.
  • In case UNHCR is implementing specific livelihoods activities, work closely with and provide technical assistance on livelihoods interventions to help ensure they are market-based, and that the role of UNHCR has been strategically determined in consideration of its comparative advantage vis-à-vis other partners.
  • Prepare field reports and other relevant reports relating to livelihoods and make recommendations for interventions that enhance refugee economic inclusion to the designated officer.
  • Provide overall support to the supervisor including assistance in the organization of meetings, workshops and working sessions.
  • Organize and participate in workshops, training programmes, monitoring visits and working groups with regards to livelihood programming.
  • Draft routine documents, contribute to assessments, and participate in inter-agency meetings.
  • Perform other related duties as required.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Years of Experience / Degree Level For G5- 2 years relevant experience with High School Diploma; or 1 year relevant work experience with Bachelor or equivalent or higher

Other Details

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

How to Apply UNHCR Economic Inclusion Assistant Jobs 2021

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The Closing Date: 23 December 2021

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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