March 22, 2016

Job Posting: United Nations

The United Nations Ombudsman and Mediation Services is hiring a Chief of Service.  Stationed in New York City, the position will report to the UN Ombuds, John Barkat, manage the UNOMS office, and serve as an Ombuds.

Applicants must have advanced university degree (Master's or equivalent) in a relevant area (or equivalent experience) and at least 
progressively responsible experience in human resources management, administration, dispute resolution or related field.  Significant experience in alternate dispute resolution, UN or related organization work experience, and program management are desirable.  For this post, English fluency is required and knowledge of French and/or another official UN language is desirable. Applications are due May 16, 2016. (UN Careers.)

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