Job Title: Driver

Job Purpose: Providing reliable and safe driving services, you will uphold the highest standards of discretion and integrity; have a deep sense of responsibility, and excellent knowledge of protocol and security issues. You will demonstrate a client-oriented approach, courtesy, tact, and ability to work with people of different national and cultural backgrounds.


  • Driving office vehicles and transporting UNFPA staff and official visitors in town and on field missions, with particular focus on the Representative.
  • Ensuring day-to-day maintenance of assigned vehicle.
  • Performing minor repairs and ensuring that the vehicle is kept clean and in good running condition at all times.
  • Logging official trips, daily mileage, fuel consumption and oil changes, greasing, etc.
  • Collecting and delivering mail, packages, and equipment.
  • Ensuring that, in the event of an accident involving the office vehicle, the necessary steps required by rules and regulations are followed.
  • Performing other support duties as required.

Qualifications and Experience:

Education: Completed Secondary Level Education.

Knowledge and Experience:

  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Three years’ work experience as a driver in an international organization, embassy, or UN system with a safe driving record.
  • Knowledge of driving rules and regulations, chauffeur protocol and courtesies, and local roads and conditions, and defensive driving skills.
  • Skill in minor vehicle repairs.

Languages: Fluency in English; knowledge of other official UN languages, preferably French is desirable.

Required Competencies:


  • Exemplifying integrity.
  • Demonstrating commitment to UNFPA and the UN system.
  • Embracing cultural diversity.
  • Embracing change.

Core Competencies:

  • Achieving results.
  • Being accountable.
  • Developing and applying professional expertise/business acumen.
  • Thinking analytically and strategically.
  • Working in teams/managing ourselves and our relationships.
  • Communicating for impact.

Functional Competencies:

  • Providing logistical support.
  • Managing data.
  • Managing documents, correspondence, and reports.
  • Managing information and work flow.
  • Planning, organizing, and multitasking.

Work Hours: 8 hours.

Experience in Months: No specific requirements.

Level of Education: High School.




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