Deadline: 2 September 2021
The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Project Management Support – Specialist in Bangkok, Thailand.
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 Job Responsibilities
The Project Management Support – Specialist will perform the following functions:
- Project management and technical oversight
- Coordinate national habitat management and restoration activities under Component .
- Prepare guidance for national teams to ensure sustainability and application of best-practices review regular progress and other reports and ensure overall regional coordination and common approaches undertaken.
- Ensure cross-sectorial coordination and stakeholder participation in Strategic Action Programme implementation
- Responsible for establishing a network of national, regional and global experts to support the SCS SAP project execution.
- Support with facilitating Monitoring and Evaluation of Project Activities and Impacts
- Support with development of national and regional formulation and adoption of integrated results frameworks.
- Communication, Information Management and Knowledge Sharing
- Collaboration with other team members develop communication plans and means of monitoring their implementation and impact.
Applicants must have:
- Advanced University Degree (Master’s Degree or equivalent) is required, preferably in marine biology, oceanography, coastal ecology, environmental sciences/engineering, or other science areas is required.
- Bachelor’s Degree in relevant fields with additional 2 year’s experience may be accepted in lieu of an advanced University Degree.
- Minimum 5 year’s working experience in environmental management, including experience with projects related to the management of marine and coastal habitats and pollution in one or more of the South China Sea countries.
- Demonstrate experience in the management and/or development of national and/or regional environment, coastal and marine related projects is desirable.
- Knowledge of global and other regions initiatives and best practices in the management of marine and coastal habitats and pollution is an asset.
- Knowledge of the United Nations system and/or Global Environment Facility, including their administrative processes, is an asset.
- Fluency in written and spoken English is required.
- Working knowledge of other United Nations languages and/or regional languages is an asset.
How to Apply
Applicants must submit their applications through online process.
For more information, visit UNOPS.