This position is located in the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), based in the Regional Office for the Middle East and North Africa (ROMENA), located in Amman, Jordan.
The Humanitarian Affairs Officer/Analyst reports to the Head of Office and the Deputy Director of the Operations and Advocacy Division of OCHA.
Within delegated authority, the Humanitarian Affairs Officer/Analyst will be responsible for the following duties:
Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in political science, social science, public administration, international studies, economics, engineering, earth sciences or a related field. A first-level university degree in combination with qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.
A minimum of seven years of relevant experience, including in the region is required.
Fluency in English (both oral and written) is required. Knowledge of Arabic is required. Knowledge of another UN official language is an advantage.