Programme Officer (Early Childhood Development) at UNICEF, Banjul, Gambia

Deadline: 27 April 2018

United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Programme Officer in Banjul, Gambia.

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

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Programme Officer will perform the following functions-

  • Support the Head of the Office in the management of operational functions for a small country or sub-office, Accountable for management of cost-effective, efficient and secure operations, in support of management, administration and implementation of the country programmes, consistent with operations of all other country offices in the Region, in strict compliance with the rules and regulations and in accordance with strategy, plans and decisions made by Regional Management Team and Country Management Teams.
  • Collaborate with all other UN agencies to accelerate implementation of the Harmonized Business practices in line within Reform/coherence.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have-

  • Advanced University degree in Education, Early Childhood Development (ECD), project management or equivalent background, or other relevant disciplines.
  • 2 years of relevant professional work experience in project management and social development work (work experience in Civil Society Organization)
  • Fluency in English and another UN language.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit UNICEF.