UNHCR Senior Administrative Assistant Jobs 2024 – Uganda NGO Jobs

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UNHCR Senior Administrative Assistant Jobs 2024 – Uganda NGO Jobs.

UNHCR Uganda looking for “Senior Administrative Assistant”.

Applicants with a degree in University Degree may apply on or before January 15, 2024.

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.

The UNHCR has published a job vacancy announcement on January 03, 2024 for qualified Uganda’s to fill in the vacant post of Senior Administrative Assistant to be based in Kiryandongo, Uganda.

UNHCR Job Vacancy 2024

Duties:

  • – Assist in interpreting and processing of entitlements, issuance of contracts and maintenance of various personnel records and files.
  • – Attend meetings on day-to-day admin matters; administer the movement of UNHCR staff members and monitor their attendance records, leave plans, overtime and visa requirements.
  • – Search office files and records relating to a variety of topics for information and reference. Select information and records in specified format or on the basis of general instructions for use by others in preparing reports, correspondence, technical papers, project or programme plans and general reference documents.
  • – Assist in requisition of office supplies, equipment and arrange for distribution together with the appropriate inventory records.
  • – Assist in administrative formalities related to travel arrangements and issuance/ renewal of visas, licences, travel arrangements and other similar documents.
  • – Draft correspondence and reports, as required, on general administrative or specialized tasks which may be of a confidential nature within the assigned area of responsibility; Type correspondence, documents and reports, some of which may be highly confidential.
  • – Arrange appointments and maintain supervisor’s calendar, receive visitors, place and screen telephone calls and answer queries with discretion; Keep lists of names, addresses and telephone numbers of ministers, government officials and members of the diplomatic corps.
  • – Assist the management to organise and run UNHCR Office and Residential (wherever applicable) compounds.
  • – Facilitate various official missions of UNHCR staff and other persons of concern to UNHCR.
  • – Prepare attestations and certificates required by the staff members for signature of senior officer.
  • – Assist in processing MIP and various other claims by UNHCR staff and other clients of UNHCR.
  • – 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: JR2329784
  • Location: Kiryandongo, Uganda
  • Job Posting End Date: January 15, 2024

Qualification:

  • 2 years relevant experience with High School Diploma; or 1 year relevant work experience with Bachelor or equivalent or higher

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 Senior Administrative Assistant 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/Senior-Administrative-Assistant_JR2329784?locationCountry=db69e6f2446c11de98360015c5e6daf6

The Closing Date: January 15, 2024.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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