Programme Assistant

Partner UN Technology Bank
Job categories Administration, Project Management, Programme Management
Vacancy code VA/2020/B5011/19477
Department/office NYSC, SDC, UN Technology Support Services
Duty station Nairobi , Kenya
Contract type Local ICA Support
Contract level LICA-3
Duration ASAP - 31 December 2020
Application period 27-Feb-2020 to 12-Mar-2020


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The United Nations General Assembly resolution 71/251 established the Technology Bank for the Least Developed Countries and adopted its Charter on 23 December 2016. The objectives of the Technology Bank include strengthening the science, technology and innovation capacity of least developed countries; and promoting the development and implementation of national and regional science, technology and innovation strategies.

The Technology Bank and the Network of African Science Academies (NASAC) have embarked on a programme focused on establishing and strengthening academies of science in LDCs to serve as STI advisors to the government and industry and to assist in directing science and technology policies leading to STI assisted sustainable development achievements. 

This position is located in offices of NASAC, based in Nairobi, Kenya. The Programme Assistant reports to the Managing Director,  Un Technology Bank with day-to-day supervision from the Executive Director of NASAC.  



Within limits of delegated authority the Programme Assistant will be responsible...

Education  High school diploma or equivalent.   Experi...

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

Contract type: Local Individual Contract Agreement (LICA) Contract level: LICA-3...

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