Deputy/ Project Manager (Roster)

Job categories Project Management
Vacancy code VA/2022/B5323/24290
Department/office AFR, KEMCO, Kenya
Duty station Multiple Station, United Republic of Tanzania
Contract type Local ICA Specialist
Contract level LICA Specialist-9
Duration Ongoing ICA – ‘Open-ended, subject to organizational requirements, availability of funds and satisfactory performance.’
Application period 02-Aug-2022 to 21-Aug-2022


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


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The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is an operational arm of the United Nations, supporting the successful implementation of its partners' peacebuilding, humanitarian and development projects around the world.  Mandated as a central resource of the United Nations, UNOPS provides sustainable project management, procurement and infrastructure services to a wide range of governments, donors and United Nations organizations.  With over 6,000 personnel spread across 80 countries, UNOPS offers its partners the logistical, technical and management knowledge they need, where they need it.  By implementing around 1,000 projects for our partners at any given time, UNOPS makes significant contributions to results on the ground, often in the most challenging environments.


Kenya Multi-country office (KEMCO) sub-region currently consists of an established Operation Centre in Nairobi/Kenya which manages a portfolio of engagements in multiple countries in East and South Africa. These countries include Kenya, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Uganda, Tanzania, Eritrea and several island states. KEMC focuses on Infrastructure, Procurement, Project Management, HR and Transactional Services, and F0und Management services in those countries.  Our goal is to support countries, help people in need and enable our partners through  delivering on our mandate of infrastructure, procurement and project management in the countries  East and South Africa.


UNOPS has been present in Tanzania for more than 8 years delivering a regular and wide variety of projects covering numerous sectors including Education, Agriculture, Health, Resilient infrastructure, Security, Education among others.  Building on our global experience successfully delivering projects in complex operating environments, a healthy pipeline of engagements are at various stages of discussion with our priority partners.  


In anticipation of new opportunities, UNOPS Tanzania Country Office is building up a roster of qualified project management professionals ready to join the team as new projects come online.  If you have experience leading teams, are excited to expand our sustainable project management

initiatives, are great at facilitating technical teams to develop specifications that match clients needs and budget, are always ready to get hands on with the work, and can lead partners through best practices and operational excellence, then this is your opportunity.

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

Advanced University Degree (Masters Degree) in Project Management, Procurement/ ...

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

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

Contract type: Local Individual Contractor Agreement (LICA) Contract le...

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