Within assigned authority, the Programme Officer (Terrorism Prevention) will be responsible for the following specific duties:
An advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in law, political or social science, criminal justice, international relations, public or business administration, project management or related fields, is required. Specialization in criminal law, legal and related aspects of terrorism prevention and their international dimensions is highly desirable. A first-level university degree in combination with two additional years of qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.
English and French are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. For this position, fluency in English is required. Knowledge of another UN official language is an advantage.