The Office of the United Nations Ombudsman and Mediation Services is hiring a Senior Conflict Resolution Officer. The position reports to the UNOMS Director and is responsible for providing mediation services; managing a panel of external mediators; identifying systemic issues encountered during mediation and make proposals towards relevant actions to be taken; and developing and delivering outreach and learning activities on mediation and conflict management.
Applicants must have an advanced university degree in relevant subject, training in conflict resolution including mediation; and at least ten years of progressively responsible experience including five at the international level in legal, managerial or dispute resolution or related field. For this post fluency in English; Knowledge of French is desirable and knowledge of another UN official language is an advantage. (UN Careers; posting no: 13-OMB-UNOMS-27087-R-NEW YORK(G).)