Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Officer (Temporary)

United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)


Org. Setting and Reporting
This place is positioned within the Regional Workplace for Southeast Asia and the Pacific (ROSEAP), Division for Operations (DO), United Nations Workplace on Medicine and Crime (UNODC), in Bangkok, Thailand. The incumbent will work beneath the general steerage of the UNODC Regional Consultant for Southeast Asia and the Pacific and the direct supervision of the Programme Coordinator. For extra info on UNODC, please go to the next web site:
Inside assigned authority, the incumbent will carry out the next particular duties: • Preserve a present information of substantive and operational developments within the areas of legal justice and worldwide cooperation in justice issues in Southeast Asia and the Pacific. • Present professional recommendation and contributions to enhancing cooperation amongst Member States within the area and related organizations, and supply technical help in that regard, particularly taking into consideration different programmes and the authorized devices of different inter-governmental organizations. • Coordinate the work, information and mentor undertaking workers and consultants of their on a regular basis work and make sure that workers is totally educated; put together the work plans of all personnel hooked up to the Regional Programme’s Prison Justice end result and assign duties and priorities as required. • Develop, disseminate and promote using UNODC instruments, together with handbooks and coaching curricula, within the areas of crime prevention and legal justice. • Plan, manage and supply substantive help to all UNODC initiatives in Southeast Asia and the Pacific having elements on legal justice and worldwide cooperation in justice issues. • Lead and/or take part in wants evaluation, programming, and different technical missions, to guage and elaborate technical help initiatives, programmes and actions within the areas of crime prevention and legal justice. • Develop and implement methods for the Workplace by figuring out areas of potential intervention, in addition to for joint UN cooperation and programming, together with the collaboration with different multilateral establishments and civil society within the assigned substantive space. • Overview programmatic and substantive sections of paperwork ready by different UNODC Discipline Workplaces/Sections to make sure the proper reflection of insurance policies and actions associated to the assigned work space. • Guarantee well timed and environment friendly undertaking administration, together with undertaking and finances revisions, reporting and monitoring, and negotiations with exterior counterparts. • Make sure that reporting obligations and different obligations in direction of the donors are fulfilled in a well timed method. • Draft reviews and place papers associated to operational actions, in addition to visibility/communication materials, and as vital, present enter to UNODC administration for the evaluation of associated growth and coverage points. • Gather and analyze knowledge to determine tendencies or patterns and supply insights by way of graphs, charts, tables and reviews utilizing knowledge visualization strategies to allow data-driven planning, decision-making, presentation and reporting. • Carry out different work-related duties as required.
• Professionalism: Has in-depth information and understanding of theories, ideas and approaches related to worldwide cooperation in justice issues and legal justice, particularly legal process and proceedings beneath completely different authorized techniques together with in Southeast Asia area. Has information of insurance policies and practices in worldwide crime prevention and legal justice, in addition to the mandates of UNODC. Has information of insurance policies and processes associated to programme/undertaking growth, implementation, administration and analysis in addition to technical cooperation programming and budgeting. Is ready to determine points and contribute to the answer of issues/points. Has means to research and interpret knowledge in help of decision-making and convey ensuing info to administration. Exhibits pleasure in work and in achievements; demonstrates skilled competence and mastery of material; is conscientious and environment friendly in assembly commitments, observing deadlines and reaching outcomes; is motivated by skilled moderately than private considerations; exhibits persistence when confronted with tough issues or challenges; stays calm in annoying conditions. Takes accountability for incorporating gender views and guaranteeing the equal participation of ladies and men in all areas of labor. • Teamwork: Works collaboratively with colleagues to realize organizational objectives; solicits enter by genuinely valuing others’ concepts and experience; is keen to be taught from others; locations group agenda earlier than private agenda; helps and acts in accordance with closing group choice, even when such selections might not solely mirror personal place; shares credit score for group accomplishments and accepts joint accountability for group shortcomings. • Planning and Organizing: Develops clear objectives which are in line with agreed methods; identifies precedence actions and assignments; adjusts priorities as required; allocates applicable period of time and sources for finishing work; foresees dangers and permits for contingencies when planning; screens and adjusts plans and actions as vital; makes use of time effectively.
Superior college diploma (Grasp’s diploma or equal) in legislation, with emphasis within the areas of crime prevention and/or legal legislation, or in social sciences or associated discipline is required. A primary degree college diploma in related fields together with two further years of qualifying expertise could also be accepted in lieu of the superior college diploma.
Job – Particular Qualification
Not obtainable.
Work Expertise
A minimal of seven years of progressively accountable skilled work expertise, together with on the worldwide degree, within the areas of crime prevention and legal justice is required. Discipline-based undertaking administration expertise in constructing the capability of presidency officers and within the growth of technical help instruments within the areas of crime prevention and legal justice is required. Work expertise in investigating, prosecuting and adjudicating drug associated legal offences, organized crime or corruption instances is required. Work expertise in managing group(s) of specialists in creating, implementing and monitoring technical help programmes in crime prevention, legal justice and rule of legislation is fascinating. Work expertise with counterparts within the discipline is fascinating. Expertise in knowledge analytics or associated space is fascinating.
English and French are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. For the place marketed, fluency in English is required. Data of one other East or Southeast Asian language is a bonus. Data of one other United Nations official language is a bonus.
Analysis of certified candidates might embody an evaluation train and a competency primarily based interview.
Particular Discover
This short-term place is accessible for 5 months. Precise filling of this place and precise period of the project is topic to availability of funding. If the chosen candidate is an inside workers member from the United Nations Secretariat, the choice could also be administered as a brief project. Whereas this short-term project might present the profitable applicant with a possibility to achieve new work expertise, the choice for this place is for a restricted interval and has no bearing on the long run incumbency of the publish. Employees members of the United Nations widespread system organizations who will attain the obligatory age of separation or retirement inside the period of the present short-term want interval should not eligible to use. Submitting an software or choice for the present short-term job opening doesn’t delay or improve the obligatory age of separation. Retirees above the obligatory age of separation who want to be thought of for the present short-term job opening should point out the explanation for his or her final separation as “retirement.” Such retirees shall not be employed by the Group, until (a) the operational necessities of the Group can’t be met by workers members who’re certified and obtainable to carry out the required features; and (b) the proposed employment wouldn’t adversely have an effect on the profession growth or redeployment alternatives of different workers members and represents each an economical and operationally sound resolution to satisfy the wants of the service. On the United Nations, the paramount consideration within the recruitment and employment of workers is the need of securing the very best requirements of effectivity, competence and integrity, with due regard to geographic range. All employment selections are made on the idea of {qualifications} and organizational wants. The United Nations is dedicated to creating a various and inclusive atmosphere of mutual respect. The United Nations recruits and employs workers no matter gender id, sexual orientation, race, non secular, cultural and ethnic backgrounds or disabilities. Cheap lodging for candidates with disabilities could also be offered to help participation within the recruitment course of when requested and indicated within the software. The United Nations Secretariat is dedicated to reaching 50/50 gender steadiness and geographical range in its workers. Feminine candidates are strongly inspired to use for this place. Bangkok is classed within the A class (household obligation station).
United Nations Concerns
In line with article 101, paragraph 3, of the Constitution of the United Nations, the paramount consideration within the employment of the workers is the need of securing the very best requirements of effectivity, competence, and integrity. Candidates won’t be thought of for employment with the United Nations if they’ve dedicated violations of worldwide human rights legislation, violations of worldwide humanitarian legislation, sexual exploitation, sexual abuse, or sexual harassment, or if there are affordable grounds to consider that they’ve been concerned within the fee of any of those acts. The time period “sexual exploitation” means any precise or tried abuse of a place of vulnerability, differential energy, or belief, for sexual functions, together with, however not restricted to, profiting monetarily, socially or politically from the sexual exploitation of one other. The time period “sexual abuse” means the precise or threatened bodily intrusion of a sexual nature, whether or not by drive or beneath unequal or coercive circumstances. The time period “sexual harassment” means any unwelcome conduct of a sexual nature which may moderately be anticipated or be perceived to trigger offence or humiliation, when such conduct interferes with work, is made a situation of employment or creates an intimidating, hostile or offensive work atmosphere, and when the gravity of the conduct warrants the termination of the perpetrator’s working relationship. Candidates who’ve dedicated crimes apart from minor visitors offences might not be thought of for employment. Due regard can be paid to the significance of recruiting the workers on as large a geographical foundation as doable. The United Nations locations no restrictions on the eligibility of women and men to take part in any capability and beneath circumstances of equality in its principal and subsidiary organs. The United Nations Secretariat is a non-smoking atmosphere. Cheap lodging could also be offered to candidates with disabilities upon request, to help their participation within the recruitment course of. By accepting a letter of appointment, workers members are topic to the authority of the Secretary-Normal, who might assign them to any of the actions or workplaces of the United Nations in accordance with workers regulation 1.2 (c). Additional, workers members within the Skilled and better class as much as and together with the D-2 degree and the Discipline Service class are usually required to maneuver periodically to discharge features in numerous obligation stations beneath circumstances established in ST/AI/2023/3 on Mobility, as could also be amended or revised. This situation of service applies to all place particular job openings and doesn’t apply to short-term positions. Candidates are urged to fastidiously observe all directions obtainable within the on-line recruitment platform, inspira, and to consult with the Applicant Information by clicking on “Manuals” within the “Assist” tile of the inspira account-holder homepage. The analysis of candidates can be carried out on the idea of the data submitted within the software based on the analysis standards of the job opening and the relevant inside legislations of the United Nations together with the Constitution of the United Nations, resolutions of the Normal Meeting, the Employees Laws and Guidelines, administrative issuances and tips. Candidates should present full and correct info pertaining to their private profile and {qualifications} based on the directions offered in inspira to be thought of for the present job opening. No modification, addition, deletion, revision or modification shall be made to purposes which were submitted. Candidates beneath severe consideration for choice can be topic to reference checks to confirm the data offered within the software. Job openings marketed on the Careers Portal can be eliminated at 11:59 p.m. (New York time) on the deadline date.
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