Duties and Responsibilities Under the direct supervision of the Project Manager, Integrated Approach to Building Peace in Nigeria’s Farmer-
Herder Crisis Project, the Incumbent will be required to work with the peace structures, existing and proposed, and other stakeholders in Benue, Nasarawa and Taraba states.
She / he also works with the Project Technical Team in guiding the process for spatial data collection on the crisis and interventions, extracting data from the Early Warning Early Response System (EWERS), running geospatial analysis and producing cartographic visualizations and maps for the use of UNDP.
This activity will enable the project to meet one of the project deliverables. Specifically, the incumbent will, among others, be required to perform the following tasks :
Herder Crisis Project, as well as, the supervisor of the Governance, Peace and Security Unit who has oversight functions on the project.
Expected Outcome / Deliverables The incumbent will be expected to deliver the following outcomes / results :
Required Skills and Experience The candidate shall possess the right skills and competences to provide GIS and mapping services, to complement UNDP’s capacity for the implementation of the Integrated Approach to Building Peace in Nigeria’s Farmer-
Herder Crisis Project in Benue, Nasarawa and Taraba states. The preferred candidate for this must possess a minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Geography / GIS or related course.
Postgraduate degree is an added advantage. She / he should have at least 5 years post-graduate experience and 3 years of professional experience.
Ability to use ESRI ArcGIS and one other GIS software for spatial analysis and map production is a must. Experience in map production, complex spatial data collection and management.
Experience in working with UN or government organizations is an asset. Disclaimer
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