Associate Refugee Status Determination Officer – Hargeisa


Associate Refugee Status Determination Officer, Hargeisa

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is offering an Associate RSD Officer position within Hargeisa, UNHCR Somalia in our Protection Unit. The Associate RSD Officer will be conducting Refugee Status Determination case processing, include, where needed, appeals, and case review and capacity building training and activities.

UNHCR is a global organisation dedicated to saving lives, protecting rights and building a better future for refugees, forcibly displaced communities and stateless people. Every year, millions of men, women and children are forced to flee their homes to escape conflict and persecution. We are in over 125 countries, using our expertise to protect and care for millions.

  • Title: Associate RSD Officer
  • Duty Station: Hargeisa
  • Duration: 5 months with the possibility of extension
  • Contract Type: UNOPS International ICA-1 (equivalent of P2)
  • Closing date: 6 July 2022 Start date: 01 August 2022

Conditions: The assignment is from August 2022 to December 2022 with possibility of further extension. It is a full-time role with working hours starting from 8.00am to 5:00pm Sunday to Thursday (40 hours per week).


Interested applicants should submit their application – UNHCR Personal History Form , and motivation letter to the email address: ; indicating Application for Associate RSD Officer , UNOPS IICA 1 , Hargeisa in the subject of the email.

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Closing date of applications: 6th July 2022