Security Associate, Mogadishu

Organization: UNICEF - United Nations Children’s Fund

Country: Somalia

City: Mogadishu, Somalia

Office: UNICEF Mogadishu, Somalia

Closing date: Thursday, 30 May 2019

Job no: 522264

Position type: Fixed Term Appointment

Location: Somalia

Division/Equivalent: Nairobi Regn’l(ESARO)

School/Unit: Somalia

Department/Office: Modagishu Zonal Office

Categories: Operations and Business Management

UNICEF works in some of the world’s toughest places, to reach the world’s most disadvantaged children. To save their lives. To defend their rights. To help them fulfill their potential.

Across 190 countries and territories, we work for every child, everywhere, every day, to build a better world for everyone.

And we never give up.

For every child, safety

www.unicef.org/somalia

How can you make a difference?

Security Planning

Support the supervisor administratively and logistically in their planning functions related to the safety and security of UNICEF personnel and eligible family members as well as the safeguarding of premises, assets, and resources in accordance with UN and UNICEF Security Management Systems.

Assist the supervisor by collecting and providing the basic information required for the implementation of the UN Country Security Plan, Minimum Operating Security Standards (MOSS), Residential Security Measures (RSM), and other relevant policies, guidelines, and assessments.

Assist the supervisor in the development of UNICEF routine security documentation including security contingency plans such as, but not limited to, fire and evacuation plans.

Assist the supervisor in drafting routine security reports/returns including but not limited to Security Incident Reports (SIRs).

Support in administrative functions covering processing of entitlements and coordination of security related activities.

Safety and Security Services

Monitor the local security situation through local media and networks providing regular information and updates to the supervisor relative to on-going and emerging security issues in the country.

Assist the supervisor in security activities that support UNICEF staff, premises and operations for all locations where UNICEF personnel and/or eligible family members are present.

Provide on-going routine technical support and direction for contracted security providers on behalf of the SFP.

Under the direct guidance of the supervisor, share information with UNICEF personnel and eligible family members that would affect their safety and security and information regarding the actions to take in the event of an emergency, including those identified in the UNICEF/UN Security Plans.