Programme Management officer, P3
Salary range: Confidential | Contract type: Temporary
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EducationAdvanced university degree (Master's degree or equivalent) in land administration/management, law/legal, international development or related area is required. A first-level university degree in combination with an additional two years of qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.
Work ExperienceAt least five years experience in working on land tenure, land use and land administration issues in developing countries particularly in Francophone countries is required
Experience on research, coordination, capacity development, knowledge management and documentation on land law and tenure and other related issues is required
Knowledge on land and land tenure tools, land use planning, good practices and innovations is desirable
Experience in coordination of multi stakeholder projects and complex partnerships is desirable
Previous work experience in the United Nations entity or similar organization is desirable
LanguagesEnglish and French are the working languages of the United Nations. For this position Fluency in both French and English language (both oral and written) is required.
ResponsibilitiesUnder the overall supervision of the Chief, Land, Housing and Shelter Section (LHSS), under the Urban Practices Branch (UPB), under the Global Solutions Division (GSD) and in collaboration with the UN-Habitat office in DRC, the incumbent will perform the following tasks and responsibilities:Required education
On Land Policy Reform Processes in DRC:
•Supervise and coordinate the conduct of research in regards to linkages of land tenure security and REDD Plus including in regards to multi-stakeholder consultations.
•Provide substantive and technical inputs in the review and amendments of land laws and regulations consistent with the draft National Land Policy and DRC’s priorities.
On Knowledge Management and Partnership Building:
•Provide substantive and technical inputs in the review and finalization of knowledge management products and materials produced by key implementing partners and government authorities at national and provincial levels.
On Land Tenure Security, Land Information and Land Administration:
•Provide substantive and technical inputs in the implementation of specific land tools and approaches towards providing tenure security in pilot communities. Provide substantive and technical inputs in the operationalization of land information systems in two provinces including in the development of technical guides and manuals.
•Supervise and coordinate the design and development of fit-for-purpose land administration strategies in two provinces in consultation with government authorities and implementing partners.
On Over-All Programme Implementation and Operations:
Supervise and coordinate the implementation of all cooperation agreements with implementing partner organizations including from non-government organizations, Universities and government authorities towards efficient, participatory,
: Post-graduate educationRequired relevant work experience
: 5 yearsRequired languages:
French (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent),