Deadline: 25 January 2021
United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Regional Humanitarian Project Coordinator in Bangkok, Thailand.
UNFPA is the lead UN agency for delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted, every childbirth is safe and every young person’s potential is fulfilled.
Key Job Responsibilities
The Regional Humanitarian Project Coordinator will perform the following functions-
- Manage the four-year phase III of the Regional Prepositioning Initiative.
- Involve supporting country offices to implement the annual workplans.
- Prepare progress updates, annual reports and workplans for the donor.
- Facilitate information sharing both internally and externally.
- Support capacity building.
- Facilitate strategic dialogues and project monitoring and evaluation.
- Provide programmatic support to country offices experiencing humanitarian crises to contribute to the regional office’s work on emergency preparedness and response in the region.
Applicants must have:
- University Degree in public health, sociology, economics, international development, public administration, management or other related field.
- 5 year’s of professional experience in development and/or humanitarian programme/project management and coordination.
- Well-developed organizational and coordination skills and an ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and within limited time frames.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills are required.
- Experience in work plan development and results frameworks, monitoring and evaluation is highly desirable.
- Experience in working in humanitarian settings particularly with procurement and management of emergency supplies within the Asia Pacific regional context are strong assets.
- Experience in knowledge management and resource mobilization is desirable.
- Familiarity with UN procedures and working methods, particularly with UNFPA’s mandate, policies and procedures, is highly desirable.
- Fluency in English is required.
- Working knowledge of another official UN language is desirable.
How to Apply
Applicants must submit their applications through online process.
For more information, visit UNFPA.