Budget Officer at UNOPS, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Deadline: 16 January 2018

United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Budget Officer in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

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 Budget Officer will perform the following functions-

  • Supervise the daily work of the Budgeting Team under the GFATM grants.
  • Ensure that budgets are prepared in the right format with clearly written assumptions, within the required timeframe and with a high level of accuracy.
  • Ensure compliance with Global Fund requirements and UNOPS Financial Regulations and Rules, Organizational Directives (ODs) and Administrative Instructions (AIs) in the planning and budgeting process.
  • Ensure that the GFATM budgets are correctly loaded and maintained in OU.
  • Maintain Principal Recipient (PR), Principal Implementing Partner (PIP), Sub-Recipients (SRs) and Government Programme Budgets in OU by entity, Modules, Interventions and Expenditures category.
  • Work with the programme and reporting Unit to ensure that the budgets are properly monitored.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have-

  • Master’s Degree or equivalent in Finance, Business Administration, Public Administration, Economics or related field.
  • A first-level university degree in combination with qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.
  • Master’s degree with minimum 5 years of relevant experience in the area of planning and budgeting of health programmes in the public sector and development organizations or Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of  7 years of similar experiences.
  • Fluency in both written and spoken English and Khmer Language is required.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit UNOPS.