Associate Programme Officer at UNOPS, Baghdad, Iraq

Deadline: 30 April 2018

United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Associate Programme Officer in Baghdad, Iraq. The duration of this post is 6 months.

UNOPS mission is to serve people in need by expanding the ability of the United Nations, governments and other partners to manage projects, infrastructure, and procurement in a sustainable and efficient manner.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Associate Programme Officer will perform the following functions-

  • Prepare talking points, briefing notes, ad-hoc donor briefs, summary notes and minutes;
  • Draft scheduled and ad-hoc reports as per donor agreements, actively support data collection and ensure adherence to donor requirements;
  • Provide logistical and substantive support for visits of donors and other delegations;
  • Assist the UNMAS Iraq management team during donor visits, visits to embassies and presentations and visits to/by Mine Action stakeholders in country;
  • Liaise with UN partner agencies in mine action in obtaining up to date information on potential funding and projects;
  • Attend inter-agency meetings and assist on any programme issues;
  • Provide programme information to partner agencies, non-governmental organizations and contractors and UN agencies;

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have-

  • Advanced University Degree (Master’s Degree or equivalent) in Business Administration, Project Management, Social Science or other related field with a minimum 2 years of relevant experience.
  • First Level University Degree (Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent) in Business Administration, Project Management, Social Science or other related field with a minimum 4 years of relevant experience.
  • Relevant experience is defined as experience in Programme Management, Project Management or Business Administration.
  • Fluency in English (speaking, reading and writing) is required.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit UNOPS.

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