|Organizational Context: The United Nations Department of Safety and Security (UNDSS) provides 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 in Somalia supports all UN Agencies in Somalia through security advice and guidance so as to enable the UN Agencies to conduct their operations in the safest way possible. Main tasks include liaison with the national and provincial police counterparts, gathering information on security matters affecting UN staff and programs in various locations in the country, and providing advice and relevant reports to the FSCO. The LSA will also assist UN agencies in investigation of criminal incidents/traffic accidents involving UN staff/premises in the AOR and other UN locations in Somalia as directed by SFSCO in the areas. Under the technical guidance and supervision of the UNDSS area SFSCO, the LSA will assist the Field Security Coordination Officer in the execution of security responsibilities in the region of operation in Somalia, and the day-to-day security operations for UNDSS. He/she will demonstrate a client-oriented approach to security management with a high sense of responsibility, courtesy and tact. He/she will work with people of different nationalities and cultural backgrounds in a complex security and political environment.|
|Duties and Responsibilities|
|Summary of key functions:
An ability to work honestly, openly, impartially and in accordance with the values of the United Nations.
An ability to work in a calm, competent and committed manner; Is conscientious and efficient in meeting commitments, observing deadlines and achieving results.
Respect for Diversity
An ability to work effectively, respectfully, and inclusively with people from different backgrounds and with different perspectives.
Planning & Organizing
Commitment to Learning
|Required Skills and Experience|
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