As we enter the Decade of Action, the UN System in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia continues to strengthen its support to the Government in achieving Vision 2030 and the Sustainable Development Goals. Saudi Arabia is undertaking economic and social reforms, reflected in Vision 2030, as well as strengthening its leading role in the region and the wider Arab and Muslim worlds.
In this context, the United Nations seeks to enhance its’ work with the Kingdom to further mutual aims of conflict prevention and sustaining peace. The Peace and Development Advisor provides dedicated capacity to work together with a range of national stakeholders to develop and nurture skills on dialogue, mediation and facilitation and will facilitate a cohesive approach to the Sustainable Development Goals 16 and 17.
The position is located in the UN Resident Coordinator’s Office in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia and reports directly to the UN Resident Coordinator.
Contract Duration: 1 Year with possibility for extension