Project Manager

Job categories Project Management
Vacancy code VA/2020/B5104/20136
Department/office MR, AMMMCO, Amman
Duty station Baghdad, Iraq
Contract type Local ICA Specialist
Contract level LICA Specialist-10
Duration Ongoing
Application period 21-Jul-2020 to 25-Aug-2020

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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The UNOPS Hub in Amman implements projects on behalf of UN agencies and bilateral donors and in close coordination with the Government and national authorities. With an established presence across the region, the office runs operations including large-scale procurement, project development and technical management, and provides financial, human resources and infrastructure-related services. 

The functional objective of UNOPS Hub in Amman is to deliver its projects in an efficient and effective manner and in line with the principles, rules and regulations of UNOPS, to achieve the outcomes sought by the clients.

The incumbent is responsible to abide by security policies, administrative instructions, plans and procedures of the UN Security Management System and that of UNOPS. 

UNOPS is committed to achieving a fully diverse workforce.


UNOPS is undertaking a project that aims to protect and promote the Iraqi cultural heritage, through the renovation of the Sumerian Gallery of the Iraq museum in Baghdad.

The project will support Iraq in its efforts towards the realization of Agenda 2030 and more specifically contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) 11 “Make cities inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable”, by strengthening efforts to protect and safeguard the world’s cultural heritage.

 UNOPS will be responsible for undertaking the following, but not limited to:

  • Interventions on the air conditioning systems of the hall, to make it suitable for the new layout;

  • Upgrading of the electrical system and the monitoring system TVCC (closed-circuit cameras);

  • Design and preparation of the space for the exhibition, including gypsum boards and metal skeletons for the internal partition of the hall and the creation of the didactical/ exhibition path;

  • Procurement and installation of show cabinets, security system and burglar- resistant doors, and illumination system; 

  • General painting and preparation of the floor.

Summary of functions: Project Delivery and Performance Pr...

Education A Master’s Degree is required. Preferably in Civil Engineer...

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

Contract type:Individual Contractrual Agreement Contract level: Local ICA Specia...

Please note that the closing date is midnight Copenhagen time Applications ...
This vacancy has been cancelled.


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