Parent Sector : Sector For Administration and Management (ADM)
Duty Station: Tashkent
Job Family: Administration
Type of contract : Non Staff
Level : Level 4
Duration of contract : From 1 to 6 months
Recruitment open to : External candidates
Application Deadline (Midnight Paris Time) : 10-OCT-2023
UNESCO Core Values: Commitment to the Organization, Integrity, Respect for Diversity, Professionalism
The opening of the UNESCO Tashkent Office in 1996 created an ample opportunity for the Organization to realize its mission in Uzbekistan, to establish international cooperation as well as cultural and other ties with the country. UNESCO Tashkent Office’s activities consist essentially in providing technical assistance in its fields of competence and organizing awareness-raising and capacity-building activities.
The UNESCO Tashkent Office is a national office within UNESCO's decentralized field structure and operates with support of the UNESCO Bangkok Asia and Pacific Regional Bureau for Education, the UNESCO Jakarta Regional Bureau for Sciences in Asia and the Pacific and the Almaty cluster office.
Under the direct supervision of the Head of the UNESCO Tashkent Office, in close coordination with the Programme Unit responsible Specialists and the Administrative Officer, the Programme Support Assistant shall perform the following functions:
Evaluation of qualified applicants may include an assessment exercise and a competency-based interview.
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UNESCO is committed to achieve and sustain gender parity among its staff members in all categories and at all grades. Furthermore, UNESCO is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender, nationality and culture. Individuals from minority groups, indigenous groups and persons with disabilities, as well as nationals from non-and under-represented Member States (last update here) are equally encouraged to apply. All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence. Worldwide mobility is required for staff members appointed to international posts. UNESCO does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process.