Communications Assistant

Job categories Communications
Vacancy code VA/2017/B5414/11857
Department/office LCR, BRPC, Brazil
Duty station Cuiabá, Mato Grosso, Brazil
Contract type Local ICA Support
Contract level LICA-5
Duration 6 months with possibilities of extension
Application period 10-Mar-2017 to 28-Mar-2017

Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.

This vacancy is closed.

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UNOPS Brazil is responsible for managing strategic and operational risks associated with the countries’ portfolio of engagements, developing and delivering cost effective services contributing to partners' sustainable results and achievements of UNOPS management results. 
In the country, UNOPS has been making significant strides in developing the area of advisory services in infrastructure finance with private sector funding and operations. This includes public-private partnerships, concessions, management contracts, loans and other partnerships to support the national and local governments to address the challenge on how to prioritize and finance the infrastructure investment needed. 

UNOPS Brazil operates as an integral part of the Latin America and Caribbean Regional management structure. It reports to the Operational Hub Director who provides direction and guidance. 

In this sense, UNOPS Brazil opened a new office in Cuiabá, Mato Grosso in the end of 2016, facilitating the planning, execution and monitoring of strategic initiatives. The Development of Public-Private Partnership and Integration of the Health Network in Mato Grosso is a project that aims to strengthen the technical capacity of the State Government by structuring the City Health Network (CDS) with alternative financing models for infrastructure and management.

Under the guidance and direct supervision of the Project Manager, the Communicat...

a)      Education Bachelor’s degree in c...

Treats all individuals with respect; responds sensitively to differences and enc...

Contract type: Individual Contractor Agreement (ICA) Contract level: LICA-5, Sup...

Please note that the closing date is midnight Copenhagen time, 8 p.m. Brazil ...

The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is the central resource f...
This vacancy is closed.


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