The United Nations' global development network has opened a search for a Conflict Resolution Consultant. The position reports to the Office of the Ombudsman for UN Funds and Programmes and provides conflict managment services to staff members and non-staff personnel of the UN Funds and Programmes (including UNDP, UNFPA, UNICEF, UNOPS and UN Women). The position is based in New York City and some travel to field offices is required. The appointment is for 120 days and starts December 1, 2016, but may be extended up to three years.
Applicants must have an advanced university degree (ADR, administration, HR management, law, social sciences or related area) or the equivalent relevant experience; seven years of progressively responsible experience including five at the international level; experience in conflict management; and fluency in English. Previous experience with the UN system and knowledge of French and/or Spanish are preferred. Applications are due November 4, 2016. (UNDP Jobs.)
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