Programme Analyst

Hosted Entities UN WATER
Job categories Project Management, Programme Management
Vacancy code VA/2019/B5117/17704
Level ICS-8
Department/office ECR, GVA, WASH
Duty station New York, United States of America
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-1
Duration Open-ended (50%)
Application period 09-Apr-2019 to 06-May-2019


Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.



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UN-Water is the United Nations (UN) inter-agency coordination mechanism for all freshwater related issues. It was formally established in 2003 building on a long history of collaboration in the UN family. It currently counts 31 UN agencies and organizations as Members and 38 international Partners. UN-Water complements and adds value to existing UN initiatives by facilitating synergies and joint efforts among the implementing agencies. In doing so, UN-Water seeks to: (a) improve the coherence in UN system actions at all levels, and in particular at the country level; (b) contribute to the global policy debate on water-related issues through active participation in global policy fora and events and the production of assessments and policy briefs; (c) contribute to increased knowledge on water-related issues through relevant monitoring and reporting mechanisms and by serving as an entry point for water-related indicators, data and information; and (d) identify emerging issues related to global water challenges and provide a platform for UN system strategic discussions on how to prepare for and cope with them more effectively. For further information: www.unwater.org.

The incumbent is part of the UN-Water Management Team and works under the direct supervision of the UN-Water Programme Officer in providing administrative and technical support to the activities of UN-Water.

Work implies frequent interaction with the following: staff in the UN-Water Management Team; relevant staff in UNOPS; relevant staff in UN-Water Members and Partners; contractors and consultants.



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