Project Manager at UNOPS, Lima, Peru

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Deadline: 8 July 2018

United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Project Manager in Lima, Peru. The duration of this post is 1 year.

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 Project Manager will perform the following functions-

  • Establish strong working relationships with the Project Committee (Executive, senior users and senior providers), the client and the stakeholders.
  • Manage communication and ensure that stakeholders are aware of the activities, progress and exceptions of the project, and are in a position to accept the agreed products.
  • Advise the client on issues that may affect the achievement of the expected results, including aspects of sustainability and post-project requirements such as maintenance.
  • Manage the flow of information between the Project Committee / Director of the Operations Center and the project (s).

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have-

  • It is required to provide a Master’s Degree (equivalent to a “Master’s degree”).
  • Preferably in: Project Management, Business Administration, International Relations, Economics, Political Studies, Security or Development, Sports Management, or other relevant discipline.
  • They will be considered candidates with a degree at the level of the first university degree (equivalent to Bachelor’s Degree), provided that they provide additional years of experience (+2 years).
  • It requires 7 to 9 years of progressive experience in development and project management for major sporting events.
  • Work-level proficiency in the Spanish language is required (read, written and spoken).

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit UNOPS.