Alerta de Fraude


Inicio > Vacantes > Assc Protection Officer 27222 – ACNUR

Assc Protection Officer 27222 – ACNUR

The Associate Protection Officer is expected to coordinate quality, timely and effective protection responses to the needs of populations of concern, ensuring that operational responses in all sectors mainstream protection methodologies and integrate protection safeguards. The incumbent contributes to the design of a comprehensive protection strategy and represents the organization externally on protection doctrine and policy as guided by the supervisor. S/he also ensures that persons of concern are meaningfully engaged in the decisions that affect them and support programme design and adaptations that are influenced by the concerns, priorities and capacities of persons of concern. To achieve this, the incumbent will need to build and maintain effective interfaces with communities of concern, authorities, protection and assistance partners as well as a broader network of stakeholders who can contribute to enhancing protection.

Project Location(s):
Bogotá, Colombia

Fecha límite aplicación:  14 de junio de 2021

Experiencia / Requisitos:

  • Years of Experience / Degree Level
  • For P2/NOB – 3 years relevant experience with Undergraduate degree; or 2 years relevant experience with Graduate degree; or 1 year relevant experience with Doctorate degree
  • Field(s) of Education
  • Law, International Law, Political Sciences or other relevant field
  • (Field(s) of Education marked with an asterisk* are essential)
  • Certificates and/or Licenses
  • Protection Learning Programme
  • (Certificates and Licenses marked with an asterisk* are essential)Relevant Job Experience
  • Professional experience in the area of refugee protection, internal displacement, human rights or international humanitarian law. Good knowledge of International Refugee and Human
  • Rights Law and ability to apply the relevant legal principles.
  • Field experience, including in working directly with communities. Good IT skills including database management skills.


  • Applications in the link, please see at the end “Apply” Shortlisted candidates will be required to sit for a competency-based interview; a test may be administered.
  • Go to the APPLY link and on the left hand side look for “Country” there expand the menu by clicking on “More” and locate the vacancies in Colombia.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be notified. No late applications will be accepted.
  • UNHCR is committed to diversity and welcomes applications f rom qualified candidates regardless of disability, gender identity, marital or civil partnership status, race, color or ethnic and national origins, religion or belief, or sexual orientation.
  • UNHCR strongly encourages qualified female applicants for this position.
  • UNHCR seeks to ensure that male and female employees are given equal career opportunities.Only candidates of Colombian nationality will be considered for this vacancy.
  • UNHCR does not charge a f ee at any stage of the recruitment process (application, interview meeting, processing, training or any other fees).
Volver a Vacantes