Portfolio Analyst at UNOPS, Geneva, Switzerland

Deadline: 24 June 2018

United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Portfolio Analyst in Geneva, Switzerland. The duration of this post is 1 year.

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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 Portfolio Analyst will perform the following functions-

  • Assist in design and formulation of the work-plan for portfolio management, setting goals, targets and performance standards for the portfolio under his/her responsibility.
  • Initiation of a project into OneUNOPS, support in finalization of funding agreement; determination of required revisions; coordination of the mandatory and budget re-phasing exercises, closure of projects through review.
  • Assist in drafting of TORs for subcontractors and consultants; proposals of suitable firms or institutions and individual consultants; evaluation of proposals received; recommendations for contract awards; negotiations with successful bidder, for Senior or Deputy Portfolio Manager’s approval.
  • Support in drafting of contract documents and letters of agreement with institutions and UN agencies; administration of contracts and agreements and processing amendments, if required, for Senior or Deputy Portfolio Manager’s approval.

Eligibility Criteria

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Applicants must have-

  • Master’s Degree or equivalent in Business Administration, Public Administration, Economics, Environment, Political Sciences, International Relations, Social Sciences or related field.
  • A first-level university degree (bachelor’s) in combination with required qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.
  • 2 years of relevant work experience post-bachelor’s degree is required.
  • Experience in the usage of computers and MS Office 2010 and newer versions.
  • Relevant experience at the national or international level in providing project management and transactional services is desirable.
  • Fluency in oral and written English is required.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit UNOPS.

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