Senior Programme Manager (Agriculture and Rural Finance)

Job categories Programme Management
Vacancy code VA/2020/B5506/19826
Level ICS-11
Department/office AR, MMOC, Myanmar
Duty station Yangon, Myanmar
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-3
Duration Open-ended, subject to organizational requirements, availability of funds and satisfactory performance
Application period 15-May-2020 to 07-Jun-2020


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



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Myanmar is one of UNOPS’ leading offices in Asia, acting as fund manager for three of the largest development programmes in the country, namely the Access to Health, the Livelihood and Food Security Fund (LIFT) and the Joint Peace Fund (JPF). In addition, UNOPS is Principal Recipient for the Global Fund in Myanmar and for the Global Fund’s regional artemisinin-resistance initiative targeting drug resistant malaria in the greater Mekong sub-region. UNOPS also provides procurement, infrastructure and project management services to a wide range of organizations in the country, including the Government of Myanmar, international development partners, other UN agencies, NGOs and INGOs. UNOPS plays a critical role in ensuring that the quality of services provided to its partners meets stringent requirements of speed, efficiency and cost effectiveness.

The Livelihoods and Food Security Fund (LlFT) is a multi-donor fund established ...

Under the direct supervision of the LIFT Head of Programme, in close coordinatio...

a. Education  Master’s degree in Rural Development, Agricul...

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

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