With the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development being at the core of UN’s mandate, the reform of UN development system pursuant to the UN General Assembly resolution (A/RES/72/279) went into effect on 1 January 2019.
An important element of this reform is the strengthening of the capacity of the office of the UN Resident Coordinator, as the highest-ranking representative of the United Nations development system in the country, and the designated representative of the UN Secretary-General.
While the UN Resident Coordinator system has been instrumental in driving coherence on the ground over the past four decades, it is now being strengthened to become able to robustly respond to the needs of the 2030 Agenda.
The core capacity of the Resident Coordinator’s office will include expertise in coordination and strategic planning, economics, tailored policy support, results monitoring and evaluation, and strategic partnerships, and a robust standing communications capacity within the United Nations country team.
As part of this process, the RCO Albania is seeking qualified and experienced candidates for the following position Communications Officer position: