Job Title: Security Coordination Officer
Organisation: Independent Investigative Mechanism for Myanmar (IIMM)
Location: Geneva, Switzerland
Closing Date: 10 July 2020
Salary: Not Stated
Contract Type: Not Stated
Working Pattern: Not Stated
Sponsors international candidates? Not Stated
The Security Coordination Officer reports to the Senior Administration Officer.
Within delegated authority the Security Coordination Officer will advise the Head of IIMM with respect to all safety and security related matters and develops procedures in accordance with the provisions of the UN Security Management System for the safe conduct of IIMM operations in the country of assignment.
Candidates recruited through the young professionals programme who have not served for a minimum of two years in the position of their initial assignment are not eligible to apply to this position.
Role and Responsibilities
Full roles and responsibilities here.
Experience and Qualifications
A minimum of 5 years of progressively responsible experience in the military, police or security management is required.
Out of the five (5) years, at least three (3) years of progressively responsible experience in security operations management or control, within a military, police or security organisation is required.
At least 2 years of experience managing multiple and diverse military, police or security units operating in a conflict or post conflict environment is required.
At least 2 years of experience and exposure at the international level is required.
Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in security management, business administration, political/social science, psychology, criminal justice, law, international relations or a related field.
A first-level university degree in combination with two additional years of qualifying work experience in military, police or security management may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.
A first level of university degree may be substituted with a diploma and/or certification from a national police or military academy (for commissioned officers), which may be considered its equivalent, and in combination with two additional years of qualifying work experience in military, police or security management.
Experience in the area of international criminal law is desirable.
Experience with security frameworks in the context of evidence collection work is desirable.
Experience working within the UN Security Management System is desirable.
Experience working on security issues in the South-East Asia region is desirable.
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