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  • Job no: 555165
  • Contract type: Temporary Appointment
  • Duty Station: NGOZI
  • Level: G-2
  • Location: Burundi
  • Categories: Transportation

UNICEF works in some of the world’s toughest places, to reach the world’s most disadvantaged children. To save their lives. To defend their rights. To help them fulfill their potential.

Across 190 countries and territories, we work for every child, everywhere, every day, to build a better world for everyone.

And we never give up.

For every child, childhood

The Driver, at the G-2 level, provides reliable and safe driving services, demonstrating the highest standards of professionalism, discretion, integrity, sense of responsibility, excellent knowledge of protocol whilst ensuring compliance with local driving rules and regulations.

How can you make a difference?

. Reliable and safe driving services for staff and officials

Drives office vehicles for the transport of UN staff, officials, visitors and deliveryand collection of mail, documents and other items.

Meets official personnel and visitors at the airport and may assist with basic visa and customs formalities and arrangements when required.

Maintenance of assigned vehicle

Ensures vehicle is kept in good running condition at all times through addressing minor repairs, making arrangements for major repairs, timely changes of oil, check of tires, brakes, water levels, and car washing.

Documentation of vehicle related information.

Ensures availability of all the required documents/supplies including vehicle insurance, vehicle registration, vehicle logs, office directory, map of the city/country, first aid kit, and necessary spare parts in the assigned vehicle; keeps track of insurance and other tax formalities

To qualify as an advocate for every child you will have…

A secondary education is required, along with a valid driver's license and knowledge of local driving rules and regulations.

A minimum of two years of work experience as a driver in an international organization, embassy or UN system with a safe driving record is required

Fluency in French is required. Knowledge of English is an asset.

For every Child, you demonstrate…

UNICEF’s core values of Commitment, Diversity and Integrity and core competencies in Communication, Working with People and Drive for Results.

The competencies required for this post are….

View our competency framework at

UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages all candidates, irrespective of gender, nationality, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of the organization.

UNICEF has a zero-tolerance policy on conduct that is incompatible with the aims and objectives of the United Nations and UNICEF, including sexual exploitation and abuse, sexual harassment, abuse of authority and discrimination. UNICEF also adheres to strict child safeguarding principles. All selected candidates will, therefore, undergo rigorous reference and background checks, and will be expected to adhere to these standards and principles.


Mobility is a condition of international professional employment with UNICEF and an underlying premise of the international civil service.

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UNICEF (ONG) +25722202000
UNICEF House: 3 UN Tanganyika House, 6783/A Kabondo-Ouest, Avenue Gitega, B.P. 1650. Bujumbura-Burundi.

L’UNICEF travaille dans les endroits les plus difficiles du monde pour atteindre les enfants les plus défavorisés du monde. Pour sauver leurs vies. Pour défendre leurs droits. Pour les aider à réaliser leur potentiel.

Dans 190 pays et territoires, nous travaillons pour chaque enfant, partout dans le monde, chaque jour, afin de créer un monde meilleur pour tous.

Et nous n'abandonnons jamais.

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