Country Manager (Re-Advertisement)

Job categories Project Management, Leadership, Programme Management
Vacancy code VA/2018/B5316/15462
Level ICS-12
Department/office AFR, GHMCO, Nigeria
Duty station Abuja, Nigeria
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-3
Duration 1 Year
Application period 08-May-2018 to 23-Jun-2018


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The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is an operational arm of the United Nations, supporting the successful implementation of its partners' peacebuilding, humanitarian and development projects around the world.  Mandated as a central resource of the United Nations, UNOPS provides sustainable project management, procurement and infrastructure services to a wide range of governments, donors and United Nations organizations.  With over 8,000 personnel spread across 80 countries, UNOPS offers its partners the logistical, technical and management knowledge they need, where they need it.  By implementing around 1,000 projects for our partners at any given time, UNOPS makes significant contributions to results on the ground, often in the most challenging environments.

The Country Manager reports directly to the Operational Hub Director who provides direction and general supervision.  The Country Manager is responsible for programme development planning and preparation and for managing all stages of programming to achieve results in the area/s of responsibility.  The role contributes, as part of the Operational Hub team, to the development and implementation of strategies to enhance the competencies and position of UNOPS in sustainable project management and services to partners, stakeholders and UN system partners.

Summary of key results: Programme governance, implementation and monito...

Education: A Master’s degree in Engineering, Project Management, Public Ad...

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

Development and Operational Effectiveness; Focuses on impact and result for ...

Contract type: International Individual Contract Agreement (IICA) Contract level...

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

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TOGETHER, WE BUILD THE FUTURE

UNOPS – an operational arm of the United Nations – supports the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by successfully implementing its partners’ peacebuilding, humanitarian and development projects around the world.

Our mission is to help people build better lives and countries achieve peace and sustainable development.

We are proud of our people. The UNOPS family brings together approximately 160 nationalities, represented by over 5,000 UNOPS personnel as well as some 7,800 personnel recruited on behalf on our partners. Spread across 80 countries, our workforce is rich in diversity and culture – with inclusion at its core.

We understand the importance of balancing professional and personal demands and offer several flexible working options.

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