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HR Assistant

UNICEF Temporary  Maputo, Cidade de Maputo, Mozambique 12 Mar 2018

Job Description

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, Equity

How can you make a difference?

Under the close supervision and guidance of the Human Resources  Specialist, the Human Resources Assistant will provide administrative support on procedural and operational support and assistance to the efficient implementation of a broad range of Human Resources functions for all categories of staff/consultancy in his/her office, ensuring accurate and timely delivery that is in compliance with UNICEF HR rules and regulations.

To qualify as an advocate for every child you will have…

  • A Completion of secondary education, preferably supplemented by technical or university courses related to the field of work.
  • A minimum of 4 years of progressively responsible administrative or clerical work experience required.
  • Fluency in English and Portuguese is required.  Knowledge of another official UN language or local language of the duty station is considered as an asset. .

For every Child, you demonstrate equity

UNICEF’s core values of Commitment, Diversity and Integrity and core competencies in Communication, Working with People and Drive for Results.

The technical competencies required for this post are….

View our competency framework at

UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages all candidates, irrespective of gender, nationality, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of the organization.


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and advance to the next stage of the selection process.