UNDRR Risk information and Coordination Expert Jobs

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UNDRR Risk information and Coordination Expert Jobs 2023 – Kenya NGO Jobs. UNDRR Kenya looking for “Risk information and Coordination Expert”. Applicants with a University degree may apply on or before 30 March 2023.

UNDRR (formerly UNISDR) is the United Nations focal point for disaster risk reduction. UNDRR oversees the implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030, supporting countries in its implementation, monitoring and sharing what works in reducing existing risk and preventing the creation of new risk. Photo © Abbie Trayler-Smith / Panos Pictures / Department for International Development.

NGO Jobs in Kenya 2022

The UNDRR has published a job vacancy announcement on 13 March 2023 for qualified Kenya’s to fill in the vacant post of Risk information and Coordination Expert to be based in Nairobi, Kenya.

UNDRR Job Vacancy 2023

Duties and Responsibilities:

Under the direct supervision of the Deputy Chief/ Programme Management Officer (Risk Knowledge), the consultant will support the implementation of the project:

  • Provides technical support to, management of and progress reporting on projects;
  • Contributes to the development and implementation of effective communications, outreach; participates in the production of materials for print/electronic/voice/visual media.
  • Substantive support for any other UNDRR programmatic engagements, training, projects, consultations, advocacy campaigns, etc. organized in the country or implying involvement of country representatives.
  • Undertake outreach and output dissemination to target audiences, use-case applications
  • Any other task that might be assigned by the Regional Office, including in support to need and capacity assessment, facilitation of national consultation or reporting, and participation in regional processes.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in disaster risk reduction, administration, management, economics, social sciences, engineering or a related field is required. A first-level university degree in combination with at least two additional years of qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.
  • A minimum of five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in project or programme management, administration or related area is required.
  • Experience in the domain of risk knowledge, risk assessment, disaster risk data, quantitative data analysis and use of risk information in decision-making (policy/planning/investment), sustainable development and climate change or related area is required.
  • Work experience in disaster risk reduction relevant aspects of sustainable development, early warning systems, development planning, humanitarian planning is desirable.
  • Relevant experience working for international organizations such as the United Nations is desirable.


English and French are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. For this post, fluency in English and French is required.

Other Details

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

How to Apply UNDRR Risk information and Coordination Expert Jobs 2023

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The Closing Date: 30 March 2023

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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