Operations/Administration Assistant at WHO, Praia, Cape Verde

Deadline: 1 November 2018

World Health Organisation (WHO) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of Operations/Administration Assistant in Praia, Cape Verde. The duration of this post is 2 years.

The primary role of WHO is to direct and coordinate international health within the United Nations system.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Operations/Administration Assistant will perform following functions-

  • Oversee a team performing functions on the basis of the end-to-end process as designed in GSM.
  • Coordinate different areas of activities such as Programme Management, Procurement and Inventories Management, Travel and Meetings Management, Human Resources Management, and Workplan/Award Management.
  • Prepare regular management reports on implementation of WCO workplans including contribution to the preparation of statutory reports and acts as focal point for internal and external audits.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have-

  • Completion of secondary education or equivalent technical training or commercial education with specialization in Programme Management.
  • Diploma or higher education and professional certification in project management or related field.
  • 10 to 15 years of working experience with an emphasis on programme management, budgeting, Human Resources Management, Procurement and Travel.
  • Good knowledge of WHO programme management and end-to-end business processes as designed in the Global Management System.
  • Experience in project management.
  • Intermediate knowledge of English.
  • Nationality of Cape Verde.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit WHO.