NATIONAL POST: Programme Analyst, Gender, NOB, IRAQ, Baghdad

Level: NOB
Contract Type: Fixed Term Appointment
Closing date: 25 December 2018 - 5:00pm(Baghdad time)
Duty station: Baghdad, Iraq
Job ID: 19860

Job Summary

The Programme Analyst, Gender/GBV is located in Baghdad and reports to the GBV Programme Specialist.

Job Purpose:

Under the guidance of the UNFPA Representative and direct supervision of the GBV Programme Specialist, the Programme Analyst is responsible for supporting the implementation of UNFPA’s Programme on Gender/GBV as stipulated in the Country Programme. The Programme Analyst analyzes political, social and economic trends, leads the formulation, management and evaluation of programme activities within his/her portfolio, and provides policy advice both in humanitarian and development contexts.

The Programme Analyst works in close collaboration with the other Programme and Operations teams, staff in other UN Agencies and Government, technical advisors and experts, multi-lateral and bi-lateral donors and civil society organizations, ensuring successful UNFPA programme development and implementation.


Master’s degree in Social Science, Gender, Social Work or related field or Candidates holding a completed Bachelors' degree with two additional years of relevant work experience may be considered.

Knowledge and Experience:

2 years of field experience, including experience in GBV program management and GBV coordination.

Experience in working in emergencies and conflict areas strongly preferred.

Familiarity with standards and guidelines for GBV programming and coordination.

Proficient in computer applications, especially with MS Word and MS Excel, MS PowerPoint a plus.


English and Arabic proficiency both written and oral.

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