Partnerships Development Senior Advisor - Sahel

Job categories Partnerships
Vacancy code VA/2022/B0053/25162
Level ICS-12
Department/office AFR, AFROD, Office of the RD
Duty station Dakar, Senegal
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-4
Duration ongoing
Application period 29-Dec-2022 to 24-Feb-2023

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

Please note that UNOPS will at no stage of the recruitment process request candidates to make payments of any kind.

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UNOPS Africa Region (AFR) has approximately 300 operational projects in 40 countries and counts over 800 personnel, with an annual delivery value of more than US$400 million. The regional portfolio of programmes and projects focuses mainly on supporting fragile and conflict-affected African states in infrastructure development and procurement in support of health, peace and security, and social infrastructure interventions.

The office of the Regional Director for Africa provides strategic leadership, technical guidance, and advisory support and oversight to the operations across offices within the UNOPS  Africa region (AFR). The region’s operations are divided into five sub-regional Multi Country Offices (MCOs) and one standalone Country Office (COs). The Office of the Regional Director for Africa is currently based in Copenhagen, Denmark, but will likely move to Africa in 2023.

To join the UN collective actions, to engage in developing partnerships across the Sahel and to support all development actors in the Sahel region in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals  across ten countries - Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Chad, The Gambia, Guinea, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, and Senegal - UNOPS is recruiting a Partnerships Development Senior Advisor.

Under the direct supervision of the Africa Deputy Regional Director (DRD), the P...

In close collaboration with MCO directors, the Partnerships Development Senior A...

Education An advanced university degree (e.g. Master)  ...

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

Contract type: ICA Contract level:  I-ICA 4 Contract duration:&n...

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