Employment Services Center Officer

Employment Services Center Officer
Deadline for applications: Monday, January 23, 2017
Location: UNRWA - Lebanon
Working area: North Lebanon
Job Description
  1. Is responsible for day to day operations of the Employment Service Centre (ESC) and the provision of services to job seekers with the purpose of facilitating and promoting employment and social inclusion of Palestine refugees in Lebanon;

  2. Supports the Employment Officer in coordinating technical and administrative matters relevant to the Centre

  3. Supervises and provides guidance and day to day technical support to ESC staff;   

  4. Assists in maintaining the implementation of the ESC strategy and the achievement of objectives set for the Centre; reviews progress at regular intervals and liaises with the Employment Officer in solving problems and any obstacle that may face the implementation of the ESC strategy;

  5. Prepares monthly and quarterly reports reflecting on achievements of ESC as compared with baseline and targets pre-defined;

  6. Liaises with community representatives and other local agencies and organizations, including National Employment Office and other Employment Service Centers in the country, to disseminate information about the legal status of Palestine refugees with regards to right to work;

  7. Communicates the results of labor market assessments conducted    and makes recommendations as relates to placement of jobseekers;

  8. Under the guidance of the supervisor, follows up on the implementation of apprenticeship and internship programmes  initiatives;

  9. Acts as a representative for the ESC in internal and external meetings;

  10. Follows up on the Management Information System to ensure it is properly functioning and responds to staff needs;

  11. Performs other duties as may be assigned.       

Experience required: Education degree: Bachelor Degree Field of education: A university degree in Economics, Business or Management, Human Resources, Social Development or any other related field
Arabic: Good English: Good French:
Period: Fixed term - Project funded (6 Months)
Salary: L.L. 1,937,300
Submission guidelines: If you have the skills and experience required above, and want to make an active and lasting contribution to improving the lives of Palestine refugees, then register on http://jobs.unrwa.org by creating a personal profile and completing the UNRWA Personal History Form; it is the responsibility of the candidates (internal and external) to make sure that their Personal History Form is duly completed with the needed information before they apply as amendments to the Form will not be accepted after the deadline of the vacancy announcement. Only applications received through this website will be considered and the system will not allow applications after the deadline. Please note that UNRWA only accepts degrees from accredited educational institutions. Candidates may also be invited to take a technical exam in order further evaluate their qualifications for the post. Due to a high volume of applications received, only short-listed applicants will be contacted –“سيتم الإتصال فقط بالأشخاص الذين تنطبق عليهم متطلبات الوظيفة”. The United Nations does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process. The United Nations does not concern itself with information on bank accounts. For further information in how to apply for a post, please visit the following link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JreyKoXXKEA&feature=youtu.be For any queries please send an email to: recruitmentquestions@unrwa.org. Please apply as requested above, do not send your CV To this email address, all cvs sent to this email address will be automatically ignored. يرجى تقديم الطلبات حسب التعليمات اعلاها وعدم ارسال السيرة الذاتية الى هذا البريد الالكتروني, سيتم تجاهل السير الذاتية التي ترسل الى هذا العنوان تلقائيا. Or contact the recruitment unit on 009611830403.
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