Driver

Level: G-3
Contract Type: Fixed Term Appointment
Closing date: 18 September 2017 - 5:00pm (Vientiane time)
Duty station: Vientiane
Job ID: 11753

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS VACANCY IS OPEN ONLY TO NATIONALS OF LAO PDR.

With guidance from Operations Manager and the UNFPA Representative, the Driver provides reliable and safe driving services to the Representative, Deputy Representative, and other high-ranking UN officials and visitors ensuring the highest standards of discretion and integrity, sense of responsibility, and excellent knowledge of protocol and security issues. The Driver also demonstrates a client-oriented approach, courtesy, confidentiality, tact and ability to work with people of different national and cultural backgrounds.

Upon the request of the supervisor, the Driver can be also required to provide driving services to the operations and programme staff from the RO or SRO, consultants and experts and UN staff on mission, but this will not be the predominant function of the post.

You Possess:

Education:

• Completed Secondary Level Education.

Knowledge and Experience:
• Valid driver’s license;
• Three years work experience as a driver in an international organization, embassy or UN system with a safe driving record;
• Knowledge of driving rules and regulations, chauffeur protocol and courtesies, and local roads and conditions, and defensive driving skills;
• Skill in minor vehicle repairs

Languages:
• ​Fluency in oral and written English and Lao 

We are no longer accepting applications for this position.

Lao People's Democratic Republic
Population : 6.9 mil
Fertility rate
2.8
Maternal Mortality Ratio
197
Contraceptives prevalence rate
55
Population aged 10-24
32%
Youth secondary school enrollment
Boys 52%
Girls 50%