United Nations Volunteers (UNV)

Associate Information Analyst

United Nations Volunteers (UNV)

Job Description

  Minimum age: 25 years old. Nationals of the country of assignment are not eligible, except the assignments in Headquarters Duty Stations.

Description of task The JMAC Associate Information Analyst will be deployed to the MINUSMA Regional Office in Mopti in order to collect information and analyze the situation on the region in close liaison with the substantive sections of the regional office, UNDSS, Military and UNPOL. Under the direct supervision of the Head of Office (First Reporting Officer) and the Chief JMAC (Second Reporting Officer) in Bamako, the UN Volunteer Associate Information Analyst will be deployed in Mopti to establish permanent liaison with all other UN personnel in the regional office to collect, compile and share information on trends and incidents in the region.

The UN Volunteer will undertake the following tasks: • Gather in-depth knowledge of the town and the region (historical background, geography, armed groups, jihadists, military, police, gendarmerie, administrative authorities, etc.).

• Maintain excellent relationships with all components (substantive sections, Force, police) present in the regional office.

• Keep the regional Head of Office informed and support him as per SOP on Field Offices.

• Investigate any incident in the field, within the limits of his/her area of responsibility and in close liaison with the Security Officer, UNPOL, Force and Human Rights of the regional office.

• Compile weekly information report to the JMAC in Bamako.

• Analyze the situation.

• Perform any other duties as required.

Qualifications/Requirements Required degree level: Bachelor degree or equivalent Education - Additional Comments: University degree in Political Science, Security Studies, Political Economy, International Relations or related fields.

Required experience: 36 Months Language skills:
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Area of expertise: Political Affairs and political reporting Area of expertise details: At least 3 years of progressively responsible professional experience in international affairs, political affairs, security, information Analysis. Ability to write in a clear and concise manner and to communicate effectively orally.

Driving license: Yes  
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