Reports Officer at UNICEF, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

Deadline: 21 December 2017

United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Reports Officer in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.

UNICEF works for a world in which every child has a fair chance in life.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Reports Officer will perform the following functions-

  • In coordination with programme sections, ensure quality and timely contribution management by assisting the drafting of reports and / or proposals according to the corporate policies and guidelines.
  • Maintain a donor reporting schedule and provides timely reminders to ensure that all donor reports are sent on time.
  • Edit and review donor reports both English and French and other relevant documents for donors (e.g. human interest stories) based on the organizational quality standards.
  • Search and maintain updated guideline and templates for specific donor reports if applicable and share them with programme sections to ensure the compliance.
  • Propose tools and corrective actions on operational procedures to ensure that effective work processes on donor reporting management.
  • Ensure the compliance with requirements and conditions of donors and UNICEF standards and guidelines on donor reporting, including managing a quality assurance system.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have-

  • University degree in Social Sciences, Communication, Journalism, Public Relations, Development studies or equivalent professional work experience in the communication area.
  • Minimum 5 years of progressively responsible professional work experience in communication, reporting, fund raising, programme design, monitoring and evaluation and other relevant areas.
  • Emergency background is an asset.
  • Fluency in French and English required.
  • A strong analytical writing skills in French and English is a must.
  • Knowledge of the local working language of the duty station is an asset.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit UNICEF.