Project Support Officer at UNOPS, Lund, Sweden

Deadline: 3 April 2019

The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Project Support Officer in Lund, Sweden.

The Project Support Officer will have the important responsibility of managing the daily operations of the Global Innovation Center in Lund, Sweden.

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 Support Officer will perform the following functions:

  • Assist with the daily operations of the Innovation Center, planning of activities, coordinate with domestic, regional and global partners.
  • Facilitate training and resources management for the start-ups present at the Center.
  • Participate in meetings, compile materials, and assist in the preparation of statements and papers, as requested.
  • Develop analysis, mapping and participate in client meetings relating to business development opportunities with partners in the region as well as internationally such as UN, governments, foundations, NGOs, academia, think tanks and private sector.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have-

  • Master’s degree in international affairs, political science, communication, economics, business administration or related fields.
  • Minimum of 2 years of relevant work experience, in stakeholders engagement, business development, communications, or coordination roles.
  • Fluency in English is required.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit at UNOPS.