Assistant Public Information Officer
Vacancy No. : 003/2016/X
Duty Station : Field Office Jerusalem
Department : Public Information Officer
Basic Salary : 906.2 JD+ that varies in accordance to the pay policies set by the Agency & the candidate qualifcations.
Other fringe benefitts include provident fund & health insurance. :
Family Allowances payable up to 7 children and spouse.
An allowance of 1000 NIS payable in JD at UNRWA rate.
-University degree in journalism, communications, public relations or related discipline.
-Ability to translate and interpret accurately from and into Arabic and English.
-Five years experience in public information and public relations, including experience in writing publications in Arabic and English and in handling media inquiries.
-Excellent knowledge of written and spoken Arabic and English. Ability to interpret.
Knowledge and ability to use a variety of computer software such as Word, Power point, Excel, PageMaker, CorelDraw and internet
DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS :
-Diploma in translation (Arabic/English and vice versa).
-Knowledge of Agency operations.
-Possession of a valid driving license.
-The incumbent will be routinely required to work under pressure, at irregular hours when necessary, and to be able to travel to refugee camps and Agency installations in the Field and to other Fields in the Area of Operations.
Applicants who previously applied for this position when advertised on 9th April 2015 and
December 17th 2015 are kindly requested not to apply for this ad, as their applications will not
HOW TO APPLY
-Applicants are required to create a pro le and complete UN Personal History form (P11) at
Please note that only applications received through this site will be considered. Deadline for submitting applications is 27 January 2016 . No applications will be considered beyond this date.
-Appointment to this post is subject to probationary period of one year. Upon satisfactory completion of this period and the continued need of the post appointment will be confirmed.
-UNRWA is an equal opportunity employer.
-UNRWA is a United Nations organization whose staff are expected to uphold the highest standards of
integrity, neutrality and impartiality. This includes respect for human rights, for diversity, and for non-violent means of dealing with all kinds of con ict. UNRWA staff are expected to uphold these values at all times, both at work and outside. Only persons who fully and unconditionally commit to these values should consider applying for UNRWA jobs.
-UNRWA is a non-smoking working environment.