The overall mandate of the United Nations Department of Safety and Security (UNDSS) is to provide leadership, operational support and oversight of the security management system to enable the safest and most efficient conduct of the programmes and activities of the United Nations System. UNDSS Somalia is supporting the UN Agencies through security advice and guidance so to enable the UN Agencies to conduct their operations in the safest way possible. UNDSS has it’s headquarter in New York and have operations in more than one hundred countries.
Under the guidance and supervision of the FSCO, the Driver provides reliable and safe driving services to UNDSS Garowe office and other DSS staff and visitors ensuring highest standards of discretion and integrity, sense of responsibility, excellent knowledge of protocol and security issues. The Driver also demonstrates a client-oriented approach, courtesy, tact and ability to work with people of different national and cultural backgrounds.
Upon request of the supervisor, the Driver provides driving services to the DSS staff at the duty station.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Summary of Key Functions:
Impact of Results The key results have an impact on the accurate, safe and timely execution of the DSS services. The additional support provided by the driver will also increase the operational effectiveness of DSS Office through more effective allocation of tasks and responsibilities.
Innovation: Demonstrates interest in learning about clients’ perspectives and needs
Leadership: Uses available resources, methods, partners, and information effectively
People Management: Proactively seeks instruction, feedback and coaching to improve performance
Communication: Speaks on behalf of self with professionalism and integrity consistent with UN values
Delivery: Awareness of organizational values and code of conduct in delivering services
Functional Competencies: Knowledge Management and Learning:
Development and Operational Effectiveness:
REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Fluency in both oral and written English and Somalia is required
Candidates considered for this post will be required to sit a driving test as part of the selection procedure.
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