Project Management Support Associate

Job categories Project Management
Vacancy code VA/2024/B5323/27730
Department/office AFR, KEMCO, Kenya
Duty station Nairobi, Kenya
Contract type Local ICA Support
Contract level LICA-6
Duration 6 months - Subject to availability of funds/project and satisfactory
Application period 28-Mar-2024 to 15-Apr-2024

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Kenya Multi-Country Office (KEMCO)

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 include Kenya, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Uganda, Tanzania, Eritrea and several island states. KEMC focuses on Infrastructure, Procurement, Project Management, HR and Transactional Services, and Fund 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.

Project Information:

The Project Management Support Associate will assist in the implementation of the transactional portfolio under the broad supervision and guidance of the Transactional Portfolio Manager.

Under the direct supervision of the Project Management Support Officer, the Project Management Support Associate is to support the transactional projects in the day-to-day operations of the projects.  He/she is expected to meet and exceed the organization’s performance and delivery goals, in the area of project management.  She/he must be able to apply, independently, the below duties and responsibilities of the project success criteria.

Summary of functions: Stakeholder Management Project Delivery and Perfo...

Education Completion Secondary education required.  Diploma Certif...

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

Contract type: ICA  Contract level: LICA 6 - (Local ICA Support) Contract d...

Please note that UNOPS does not accept unsolicited resumes. Applic...
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