Consultant, Strategic Events and Partnerships/Projects

Job categories Communications, Legal, Project Management, Partnerships
Vacancy code VA/2019/B5004/18362
Level ICS-9
Department/office NYSC, SDC, Development and Special Initiatives Portfolio
Duty station New York , United States of America
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-1
Duration Open-ended, subject to funds availability and satisfactory performance
Application period 30-Jul-2019 to 13-Aug-2019

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

This vacancy has been cancelled.

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In 2020, the UN Global Compact will mark the 20th anniversary of its founding. In recognition of the important progress made in the corporate sustainability space over the past two decades, a comprehensive communications campaign will be developed throughout the remainder of this year, in preparation for a year-long awareness and advocacy campaign beginning next January. There are simultaneously plans to develop and convene strategic events in the lead up to the next Leaders Summit in June 2020 — the UN Global Compact’s largest flagship convening, which intends to bring together over 1,000 sustainability professionals from around the world. 

The Consultant will report to the project manager and will provide substantive support to the strategic events outlined below by delivering high quality programmatic and research deliverables to the Global Compact Office. The Consultant will ensure that the expected deliverables build value for the initiative, and advance the Global Compact’s goal to mobilize a global movement of responsible companies and organizations and strengthen UNGC value proposition globally and locally. 

The UN Global Compact Office (“GCO”) has developed a new events stra...

Education: Advanced University Degree in Law, International Affairs, Go...

Treats all individuals with respect; responds sensitively to differences and enc...

Contract type: International Individual Contractor Agreement - IICA Contract lev...

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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.

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