Organisation: UNHCR, The UN Refugee Agency
Position: Goodwill Ambassador Relations Officer
Location: London, UK
Closing date: 24/02/2019 (day/month/year)
UNHCR, The UN Refugee Agency
UNHCR is mandated to lead and coordinate international action to protect refugees and resolve refugee problems worldwide. Staff are present in over 126 countries. Today, there are over 68.5 million forcibly displaced people across the world, and the need for support and solidary has never been greater.
Based within the Division for External Relations, the Goodwill Ambassador (GWA) Section seeks to utilise celebrity and high profile support to leverage the strategic communications, fundraising and advocacy goals of UNHCR.
This is a unique opportunity for the right person to join a high performing team and develop their career in working with influencers for the furtherance of humanitarian goals.
The role will assist in the recruitment and management of celebrity supporters and talent, including field missions and media/digital outputs; manage artist liaison on a key global event; and support UNHCR staff globally in their local ambassador work.
Reporting to a Senior External Relations Officer (GWA), the GWA Relations Officer will support three
Senior External Relations Officers and the Head of the GWA Programme in the day-to-day
recruitment, management and stewardship of celebrities and high profile influencers/supporters.
Working to the overall GWA strategy and 2019 plan, the Goodwill Ambassador Relations Officer
will assist in the following:
University degree - BA / BSc
Minimum 5 years of relevant (international) job experience with graduate degree (equivalent of a Master’s), 6 years with undergraduate degree (equivalent of a BA/BS) including:
Required skills & Competencies
Interested applicants should submit their letter of motivation and Personal History Form (P11), including
testimonials/degrees/certificates to email@example.com indicating “Goodwill Ambassador Relations Officer”
in the subject of the email.
P11 forms are available on www.unhcr.org/recruit/p11new.doc
Closing date for receipt of applications: 11pm GMT, Sunday 24th February 2019.
Interviews will take place during the week of 4th March 2019.
Response email: Click here to email the recruiter
Preferred method of response: Email
Closing date: 2019-02-24
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