Field Security Assistant

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Field Security Assistant

Field Security Assistant

Org. Setting and Reporting:
This position is located within the United Nations Investigative Team to Promote Accountability for Crimes Committed by Da’esh/ISIL in Iraq and the Levant (UNITAD) and will be based in Baghdad, Iraq. The Field Security Assistant may report to the Chief Security Officer through the chain of command.


  • Assist in the implementation of security measures and protocols to ensure the safety and security of UNITAD personnel and assets.
  • Conduct security assessments and provide recommendations to enhance the security posture.
  • Monitor security situations in the area of operation and report any security incidents or threats.
  • Coordinate security arrangements for official missions and events.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of security training programs for UNITAD personnel.
  • Provide support during emergency situations and participate in security briefings and debriefings.


  • Ability to work effectively in a high-pressure environment.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Knowledge of security protocols and procedures.


  • A high school diploma or equivalent is required.

Job-Specific Qualification:

  • The completion of a security-related training course is desirable.

Work Experience:

  • A minimum of six years of relevant experience in security-related work is required.


  • Fluency in English and Arabic (both oral and written) is required.


  • The evaluation of qualified candidates may include an assessment exercise.

Special Notice:

  • This position is subject to funding availability.

United Nations Considerations:

  • The United Nations is committed to promoting gender equality and the empowerment of women.
  • The United Nations is a non-smoking environment.

No Fee:

  • The United Nations does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process.


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