Senior Programme Officer at UNOPS, Bamako, Mali

Deadline: 29 April 2018

United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Senior Programme Officer in Bamako, Mali. The duration of this post is 12 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 Senior Programme Officer will perform the following functions-

  • Manage the programme systems and procedures to enable accountable control of all Mine Action projects/contracts funded by numerous modalities for the Peace and Security Programme.
  • Manage the overall programme budget that may consist several funding sources and financial agreements.
  • Costing of the annual work plan portfolio and/or specific formulation.
  • Preparation of the VTF Annualized Budget submission for Implementing Partners activities.
  • Preparation of the RBB submission for peacekeeping missions.
  • Liaise with implementing partners for VTF versus activities tracking purpose, ensuring that donor contributions match appropriately activities on the ground; identify/communicate gaps/shortfalls for additional resource mobilization.
  • Liaise with senior management and budget section of peacekeeping missions regarding the implementation of assessed budgets.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have-

  • Advanced University Degree(Master’s Degree or equivalent) in business administration, project management, Social Sciences or related field with 7 years of relevant experience.
  • First-level University degree (Bachelors Degree or equivalent) in business administration, project management, Social Sciences or a related field with 9 years of relevant experience.
  • Relevant years of experience is defined as experience in programme management, project management and business administration
  • Within relevant experience, a minimum of 2 years of experience working in complex humanitarian and development programmes, in one or more countries at the operational level is required

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit UNOPS.