Disaster Risk Assessment Expert job at United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

Vacancy title:
Disaster Risk Assessment Expert

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Public Administration, and Government , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

Deadline of this Job:
07 September 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi , East Africa

Date Posted: Tuesday, August 30, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Disaster Risk Assessment Expert

Qualifications/special skills
Academic Qualifications:
• Advanced university degree in areas relevant to Disaster Risk Assessment, Spatial Science with training on Early warning/ early action or very related fields is required.
• Bachelor's degree with additional two years of professional working experience is acceptable in leu of the Advanced University degree.

• At least 5 years of experiences in the areas of disaster risk assessment, hazard mapping and spatial analysis or related field is required.
• Proven track record and experience with Early warning/ Early action (or Anticipatory actions), including being familiar with hazard (flood, drought, etc) assessment and mapping, vulnerability assessment and weather forecast and monitoring is required.
• Extensive experience in preparing training modules, planning and conducting software-based trainings on hazard modelling and mapping, vulnerability and risk assessments is desirable.
• Experience of leading or contributing to strategy development is an added advantage.

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 60

Level of Education:
Associate Degree

Job application procedure

Interested and qualified? Go to United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction on careers.un.org to apply

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 07 September 2022
Duty Station: Nairobi
Posted: 30-08-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 30-08-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 30-08-2066
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