Finance Specialist

Job categories Finance
Vacancy code VA/2019/B5006/18127
Department/office AR, THOH, Thailand
Duty station Bangkok, Thailand
Contract type Local ICA Specialist
Contract level LICA Specialist-10
Duration Open-ended, subject to organizational requirements, availability of funds and satisfactory performance
Application period 19-Jun-2019 to 03-Jul-2019

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

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The Asia Regional Health Cluster (ARHC) was established in 2018 for efficient delivery of grants and funds management, and the provision of quality pharmaceuticals and medical equipment.  The ARHC aims to significantly impact the targets of UN Sustainable Development Goal #3 on good health and well being by expanding the population benefitting from UNOPS-managed health-related engagements across the Asia Region. The ARHC portfolio manages the Principal Recipient (PR) Programme of the Global Fund in Asia.

The Global Fund, which has been providing financial support to the Greater Mekong Sub-Region (GMSR)  for malaria programs since 2003, has selected UNOPS as a PR, responsible for delivering the targets set out in the grant agreements, in collaboration with selected Sub-Recipients (SRs) from the National Programmes, international and local non-governmental organizations and United Nations agencies.  UNOPS is the Principal Recipient managing the RAI2E grant (2018-2020) established by Global Fund in 2018, providing USD242million for malaria elmination activities in the Greater Mekong Subregion, plus USD154million for TB and HIV activities in Myanmar (2018-2020).

Under the overall supervision of the Programme Support Officer and direct supervision of the Strategic Finance and Reporting Specialist, s/he will on daily basis provide support and solution on complex financial management issues to ARHC Financial team (based in Greater Mekong Sub-Region), maintains oversight over the financial management of projects and Standard Operating Procedures, and promotes collaboration within the ARHC Programme Support Unit (PSU). Regular travels to the GMSR will be required.

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Education A Master’s degree in accounting, financial management, treasury...

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Contract type: ICA Contract level: L-ICA 10 Contract duration: Ongoing ICA &ndas...

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UNOPS is an operational arm of the United Nations, supporting the successful imp...
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