Deadline: 30 March 2016
The Child Protection Research and Information Assistant will perform a variety of information collecting, monitoring, technical and administrative services of moderate scope and difficulty in support of programme activities within the System Building for Child Protection Programme.
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Key Jobs Responsibilities
The Child Protection Research and Information Assistant will perform the following functions-
- Collects, registers, maintains and analyses information on the situation of children in a range of Child Protection issues, by reviewing reports and through first-hand sources.
- Develops documents in the situation of children in child protection, and keeps relevant data updated and organized.
- Contributes to the preparation of status and progress reports by providing information, preparing tables and drafting these.
- Prepare background material for use in discussions, briefing sessions, speeches, position statements etc.
- Contribute to the preparation of the Situation Analysis for programme development.
- Providing accurate analysis of country level socio-political-economic trends and their implications for ongoing programmes and projects. Support preparation of programme work plans as required.
- Responsible for preparation of program recommendations for inclusion in formal programme documentation, and new approaches, methods and practices.
- Provide monitoring support to programme implementation through meetings, field visits, review of documents and meetings with counterparts.
- Keep supervisor abreast of potential problem areas, and identifies and recommends solutions. Prepare reports as required.
- Provide support to the supervisor in the technical and administrative implementation of projects on violence prevention.
Applicants must have-
- Completion of secondary education.
- University degree in Law, Social Sciences, or related technical field an asset.
- Seven years of relevant professional work experience.
- Fluency in Spanish and English required.
How to Apply
Applicants must submit their applications through online process.
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