Project Management Advisor (Retainer)

Job categories Administration
Vacancy code VA/2017/B5414/13354
Department/office LCR, ARMCO, Brazil
Duty station Home based
Contract type Local ICA Specialist
Contract level LICA Specialist-9
Duration 6 months with possibilities of extension depending on availability of funds and satisfactory performance
Application period 31-Oct-2017 to 19-Nov-2017


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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. This includes management contracts and providing consultancy services to support the national and local governments to address the challenge on how to improve infrastructure investments, considering costs reduction, resiliency, and sustainability.

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. 

The incumbent for this post will act as a PRINCE2 training facilitator, who will be responsible for structuring project management courses in Portuguese to develop BRPC partners and associates.



Under the guidance and supervision of a Project Manager, the project management ...

a)      Education Master's degree in Administratio...

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

Contract type: Individual Contractor Agreement (ICA) Contract level: Local ICA S...

Please note that the closing date is midnight Copenhagen time Applications r...

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