Support Services Manager

Job categories Administration, Finance
Vacancy code VA/2019/B5323/18568
Level ICS-10
Department/office AFR, KEMC, Kenya
Duty station Harare, Zimbabwe
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-2
Duration Ongoing ICA – ‘Open-ended, subject to organizational requirements, availability of funds and satisfactory performance
Application period 13-Sep-2019 to 19-Sep-2019


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The Project will fall under the purview of the UNOPS KEMC (Kenya Multi Country Office) Located in Nairobi, Kenya, the Kenya Multi Country Office manages a growing portfolio of engagements, including associated strategic and operational risks. The KEMC sub-region currently consists of an established Operation Centre in Nairobi/Kenya which manages a portfolio of engagements in multiple countries in East and Southern Africa. This includes a large portfolio of Infrastructure, procurement and project management service projects in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Zimbabwe and several Island states.

The Support Services Manager reports to the Country Manager and leads and guides the Support
Services Team in the Zimbabwe Project Office, fosters collaboration within the team as well as the client-oriented approach. The Support Services Manager works in close collaboration with the project teams, partnerships team and PMO in Zimbabwe, Head of Support Services for the Kenya Multi Country Office, UNOPS HQ personnel as well as the relevant UNOPS partners - to successfully deliver operations services.
The Support Services Manager acts as an advisor to Senior Management on all aspects of the Zimbabwe Project Office management and operations. This includes strategic financial and human resources management, efficient procurement and logistical services, ICT, transportation and vehicle management, administration and security, in accordance with UNOPS rules and regulations. The main purpose of the role is to ensure the right support is in place for current and upcoming projects, balancing operational and project priorities, whilst ensuring effective, efficient and consistent support service provision across the project portfolio and internally.


1. Operations management 2. Project planning and coordination support 3. Procure...

Education: Master’s Degree or equivalent in Business Administration, Publi...

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

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

Contract type: Individual Contractor Agreement  Contract level: IICA 2...

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

Kenya The UNOPS Kenya office manages more than 60 projects in around 10 countri...
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