Transactional Portfolio Specialist

Job categories Project Management
Vacancy code VA/2020/B5302/20534
Level ICS-10
Department/office AFR, SNMC, Senegal MCO
Duty station Dakar, Senegal
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-2
Duration Open-ended
Application period 14-Oct-2020 to 01-Nov-2020

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

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The Portfolio Specialist  will be responsible for overseeing the delivery of procurement, HR and fund management projects within the portfolio of UNOPS Senegal Multi Country Office (SNMC). These projects focus on providing key goods and services to various UNOPS SNMC partners across West and North  Africa . 

The Portfolio Specialist is responsible for the day-to-day operations of transactional project(s) and provides services to the different donors, partners and beneficiaries. He/she is expected to help develop the portfolio, as well as meet or exceed the organization's performance and delivery goals. S/he will be responsible to offer adequate support to the Project Managers, and provide overall guidance to ensure the success of relevant projects.

The Portfolio Specialist will report to the Head of Programme.

The purpose of the Senegal Multi Country Office is to provide efficient and effe...

Advanced University Degree (Master's or equivalent) in Project Management and/or...

 At least 5 years of progressive experience in project development and mana...

Fluency in French and English  is required

PRINCE2 Foundation is an advantage

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

Contract type: Individual Contract Agreement (ICA) Contract level: International...

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

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

  Senegal Located in Dakar, the UNOPS office in Senegal has developed ...


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