Deputy Global Manager

Job categories Leadership, Environment
Vacancy code VA/2018/B5003/15023
Level ICS-12
Department/office NYSC, SDC, Grant Management Services
Duty station New York, United States of America
Contract type Fixed Term
Contract level P5
Duration 1 year
Application period 14-Feb-2018 to 10-Mar-2018

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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The Global Environment Facility (GEF) Small Grants Programme (SGP) is implemented by UNDP on behalf of the GEF Partnership. As the responsible Executing Agency, UNOPS provides services to UNDP for administrative, financial and legal aspects of grant-making and country operations. 

Through the SGP modality, the GEF provides support to Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) and Community-Based Organizations (CBOs) in developing countries for efforts to address global environmental challenges, including issues on biodiversity conservation, climate change, international waters, land degradation, and chemicals and wastes management. 

Established in 1992, SGP is present in 125 countries, with over total 20000 projects.  Over the years, SGP has developed extensive partnerships at global, national and local levels to reverse global environmental degradation and address sustainable development issues. Refer to for further background information.

This position will be based in HQ within the SGP Central Programme Management Team.

Under the supervision of the SGP Global Manager, the Deputy Global Manager (DGM)...

Leadership & Management: Strong technical, managerial, operational an...

Develops and implements sustainable business strategies, thinks long term and ex...

Master’s degree in environmental or social science, development studies, ...

A minimum of 10 years of experience in multi-country project/programme manag...

Excellent verbal and written communication in English. Working knowledge of ...

Contract type: Fixed Term Contract level: P-5 Contract duration: 12 months Fo...

Small Grants Cluster UNOPS executes the UNDP-implemented Small Grants Programme ...

Based in Geneva, the Europe and Central Asia Regional Office (ECR) supports UNOP...

  UNOPS supports the successful implementation of its partners’ peac...

Please note that the closing date is midnight Copenhagen time Applications ...
This vacancy is closed.


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