UN Women, grounded in the vision of equality enshrined in the Charter of the United Nations, works for the elimination of discrimination against women and girls; the empowerment of women; and the achievement of equality between women and men as partners and beneficiaries of development, human rights, humanitarian action and peace and security.
UN Women Pakistan country office set up in Islamabad aims to strengthen collaboration with Government of Pakistan and women organizations on implementation of gender equality commitments and women’s human rights as well as to ensure that gender equality commitments and their achievement are central to the ongoing UN reform (Delivering as One Pilot).
The Driver provides reliable and safe driving services to the UN Women Representative and other high-ranking UN officials and visitors ensuring the highest standards of discretion and integrity, sense of responsibility, and knowledge of protocol and security issues. The Driver also demonstrates gender-sensitivity, a client-oriented approach, courtesy, confidentiality, tact and ability to work with people of different national and cultural backgrounds.
Reporting to the Admin Assistant, the Driver can be also required to provide driving services to the operations and programme staff in the Office, consultants and experts and UN staff on mission. The Driver will provide basic administrative and clerical support to the UN Women Country Office (CO).
· Completion of secondary education is required;
· Valid driver’s license is required.
At least 3 years of experience as a driver in the public or private sector, including self-employed with a safe driving record
· Fluency in Urdu is required
· Knowledge of English is an asset.
UN Women Pakistan strongly encourages qualified female applicants for this position