National Professional Officer (Programme Management) at WHO, Islamabad, Pakistan

Deadline: 27 December 2018

World Health Organization (WHO) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of National Professional Officer in Islamabad, Pakistan. The duration of this post is 2 years.

The primary role of WHO is to direct and coordinate international health within the United Nations system.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The National Professional Officer will perform the following functions:

  • Monitor the country offices’ month-end reconciliations of all categories awards, and provide timely recommendations on project implementation and actions.
  • Conduct budget analysis and trend forecasting as requested, and bring the significant issues to the attention of HWCO and senior technical staff.
  • Support resource mobilization by providing necessary budgetary requirements for grant proposals, communicate with Regional Office (RO) and Headquarters (HQ) for technical and financial reports to donors, in close collaboration with the technical staff involved in the work of various projects.
  • Support the HWCO and the programme officers in the Programme Budget development, operational planning, workplans development, and the HR Planning exercises.
  • Facilitate the workplans management and monitor related activities including addressing the workplans financial mismatches.
  • Coordinate the budget analysis exercises and support the HWCO deciding on the Corporate Flexible Funds (CFF) allocations for activities to the programmes.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have:

  • University degree in Management, Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, or social sciences
  • Degree or diploma in project management.
  • At least 2 years of experience in accounting and project management.
  • Proficiency inprogrammer/financial modules of WHO’s GSM or other ERP system.
  • Expert knowledge of English.
  • Expert knowledge of Local language.
  • Nationality of Pakistan.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit WHO.