Project Management Support Senior Associate

Job categories Project Management
Vacancy code VA/2023/B5130/26737
Department/office ECR, AUMCO, Georgia
Duty station Tbilisi, Georgia
Contract type Local ICA Support
Contract level LICA-7
Duration Open-ended, subject to organizational requirements, availability of funds and satisfactory performance.
Application period 18-Sep-2023 to 02-Oct-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.

This vacancy is closed.

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Austria Multi-Country Office (AUMCO)

The Austria Multi-Country Office (AUMCO) is part of the UNOPS Europe and Central Asia Region (ECR). Specifically, AUMCO aims to enable achievement of Agenda 2030 and the Paris Agreement through global programmes and tailored interventions in the Balkans, South Caucasus, and Central Asia, focused on:
  • Infrastructure
  • Procurement 
  • Project Management (full service, back on track)
  • HR and Transactional Services
  • Grants Management 
  • Technical and Advisory Services
  • Project Information
About UNOPS in Georgia

UNOPS Georgia was established in mid-2018 to support, develop and oversee UNOPS’s growing portfolio in the country. The office currently provides implementation services to several projects where UNOPS works closely with development partners and the Government of Georgia, focusing on education, security, and healthcare sectors.
UNOPS Georgia is focused on providing efficient and cost-effective implementation services on behalf of all our partners to support the Government of Georgia achieve its national priorities through citizen-oriented programmes and projects. The UNOPS Georgia office operates under the operational support of the Austrian Multi-Country Office (AUMCO).
The UNOPS office is based in Tbilisi, Georgia with all project sites currently in Tbilisi.

Project Background

The ‘Support to Advancing Technical Capacities for Ensuring Human Security’ Project is part of a wider initiative by the European Union (EU) for the Security Sector in Georgia known as "EU4 Security, Accountability and Fight against Crime (SAFE) in Georgia".
The overall SAFE programme contributes to increased security of Georgian citizens by strengthening good governance and the rule of law in Georgia, through support provided to the prevention and fight against crime; hybrid and emerging threats; border management; civil protection and crisis management; and oversight of the security sector. 
The overall objective of the “Support to Advancing Technical Capacities for Ensuring Human Security” component is to contribute to the efficiency, effectiveness, and accountability of institutions in the security sector. The project identifies specific needs and procures cutting edge technology/equipment to law enforcement bodies and other state security agencies and provides technical assistance to enhance institutional and operational capacities of emergency and disaster management bodies.

The Project Management Support Senior Associate (hereinafter “Project Seni...

Education A Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management / Administration...

Contract type: ICA Contract level: L-ICA-7 Contract duration: Open-ended, s...

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

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