Operations Associate

Job categories Procurement
Vacancy code VA/2018/B5002/15208
Department/office ECR, VIEMCO, Water and Energy Cluster
Duty station Copenhagen, Denmark
Contract type Local ICA Support
Contract level LICA-6
Duration 1 year, renewable upon satisfactory performance and availability of funds
Application period 28-Mar-2018 to 07-Apr-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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 UNOPS supports the successful implementation of its partners’ peacebuilding, humanitarian and development projects around the world. Our 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.

Working in some of the world’s most challenging environments, our vision is a world where people can live full lives supported by appropriate, sustainable and resilient infrastructure and by the efficient, transparent use of public resources in procurement and project management.

With over 6,000 personnel spread across 80 countries, UNOPS offers its partners the logistical, technical and management knowledge they need across the world.

A flexible structure and global reach means that UNOPS can quickly respond to our partners' needs, while offering the benefits of economies of scale.

Water and Energy Cluster

Based in Copenhagen, the UNOPS Water and Energy Cluster provides specialized project management services to partners such as the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Global Environment Facility (GEF), United Nations Environment (UNE) and the World Bank. Together with partners, the cluster executes projects that support sustainable development by:

  • promoting international cooperation to prevent and reverse environmental degradation of international water systems,
  • enhancing the resilience of communities and eco-systems to climate change,
  • lowering emissions by bridging renewable energy solutions,
  • developing Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs) to strengthen climate-resilient development.

Reporting to the Head of Support Services, the Operations Associate is responsib...

Ensures implementation of operational strategies and procedures, focusing ...

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

Education: Secondary education required. University Degree in Business Administ...

Contract type:LICA Contract level:6 Contract duration: 1 year with possibility o...

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


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