UNHCR Assistant Field Officer Jobs 2024 – Uganda NGO Jobs

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UNHCR Assistant Field Officer Jobs 2024 – Uganda NGO Jobs.

UNHCR Uganda looking for “Assistant Field Officer”.

Applicants with a Undergraduate degree may apply on or before January 23, 2024.

The office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) was created in 1950, during the aftermath of the Second World War, to help millions of Europeans who had fled or lost their homes. We had three years to complete our work and then disband.

The UNHCR has published a job vacancy announcement on January 11, 2024 for qualified Uganda’s to fill in the vacant post of Assistant Field Officer to be based in Arua, Uganda.

UNHCR Job Vacancy 2024


  • – Assess the needs of persons of concern in the AoR and formulate project submissions in collaboration with district authorities and implementing partners.
  • – Promote and monitor the implementation of assistance projects.
  • – Report regularly on rate of flow of new arrivals and estimate expected influx based on interviews with persons of concern.
  • – In co-ordination with implementing partners, assist with the reception, registration and provision of assistance to persons of concern to UNHCR.
  • – Keep track of cases of detention; register applicants for voluntary repatriation and family reunion.
  • – Assist in the preparation of monthly sectoral reports and submit material for preparation of periodic project monitoring reports and year-end reports.
  • – Submit recommendation for protection interventions to the designated officer.
  • – Negotiate with local authority counterparts, partners and populations of concern.
  • – Support the identification and management of risks and seek to seize opportunities impacting objectives in the area of responsibility. Ensure decision making in risk based in the functional area of work. Raise risks, issues and concerns to a supervisor or to relevant functional colleague(s).
  • – Perform other related duties as required.

Position in Organization:

  • Full time
  • Posted Today
  • job requisition id: JR2334308
  • Location: Arua, Uganda


  • 1 year relevant experience with Undergraduate degree; or no experience with Graduate degree; or no experience with Doctorate degree.

Functional Skills

  • PG-UNHCR’s Programmes
  • PG-Stakeholder management and coordination with Implementing Partners (Gov/NGO/Corporate)
  • PG-Resource planning
  • IT-Computer Literacy
  • BU-PeopleSoft EPM/Budget
  • FI-ERP Financial Management (SAP, Oracle, PeopleSoft, Workday and other)
  • PG-Programme Management (programme cycles and reporting standards)
  • PG-Results-Based Management
  • (Functional Skills marked with an asterisk* are essential)

Language Requirements

  • For International Professional and Field Service jobs: Knowledge of English and UN working language of the duty station if not English.
  • For National Professional jobs: Knowledge of English and UN working language of the duty station if not English and local language.
  • For General Service jobs: Knowledge of English and/or UN working language of the duty station if not English.

How to Apply UNHCR Assistant Field Officer Jobs 2024

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to https://unhcr.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/External/job/Arua-Uganda/Assistant-Field-Officer_JR2334308

The Closing Date: January 23, 2024.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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