Project Manager

Job categories Partnerships, Programme Management
Vacancy code VA/2018/B5507/15873
Department/office AR, NPOH, Pakistan
Duty station Karachi, Pakistan
Contract type Local ICA Specialist
Contract level LICA Specialist-10
Duration One Year (renewable subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability)
Application period 20-Jun-2018 to 05-Jul-2018


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UNOPS commenced operations in Pakistan in 1999 and significantly up-scaled activities from 2005 onwards to support populations affected by and vulnerable to earthquakes. In 2010, UNOPS opened a permanent office in Islamabad to support the Government of Pakistan and other partners to undertake humanitarian and reconstruction services, following the most devastating flood in the nation’s history.

UNOPS Pakistan has been implementing projects in the areas of early recovery and reconstruction of community infrastructure, project management and related monitoring and verification, community development, fund management, and procurement. Supported strategically by a regional operational hub and UNOPS headquarters in Copenhagen and within the overarching framework of the ONE UN Programme, UNOPS Pakistan continues to deliver projects across the country under its core delivery practices of sustainable infrastructure, sustainable procurement, and sustainable project management.

UNOPS is based in Islamabad and has a provincial office in Peshawar. In addition, UNOPS is administrating Global Environment Facility (GEF) small grants on behalf of UNDP to support community led projects in Baluchistan. Similarly, UNOPS is also acting as the Local Fund Agent of the Global Fund. In Pakistan, UNOPS monitors a grant portfolio of $600,000,000 by undertaking regular and mandatory field visits across the country including FATA to provide independent monitoring of the activities carried out by the grantees of the Global Fund.


The project manager is responsible to produce/read the project documents (PID), ...

Ensure that ensure that the project produces the required products within the sp...

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

Education: Advanced University Degree in Project Management, Business Admin...

PRINCE2® Foundation certification is required

Contract type: ICA Contract level: Local ICA 10  Contract duration: One yea...

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

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