Senior Programme Manager

Job categories Project Management, Leadership, Programme Management
Vacancy code VA/2024/B5133/27756
Level ICS-12
Department/office ECR, AUMCO, Uzbekistan
Duty station Tashkent, Uzbekistan
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-3
Duration Open-ended, subject to organizational requirements, availability of funds and satisfactory performance.
Application period 20-Mar-2024 to 10-Apr-2024

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

Project Information

In line with SDG3 (Good Health and Wellbeing), UNOPS will support the Government of Uzbekistan in strengthening the preparedness of its national healthcare system, and preventing and treating oncological cases and infectious diseases in an effective and timely manner. By identifying, procuring, delivering and operationalizing urgently needed medical, laboratory, radiological and ICT equipment, UNOPS’ programmes in the country  will significantly contribute to improved access and quality healthcare services for local communities in Tashkent and in regional locations and throughout the country.

Job-Specific Background

Under the oversight of the AUMCO Director, and the AUMCO Head of Programme on programmatic matters, and in coordination with the AUMCO Head of Support Services regarding operational issues, the incumbent will provide leadership, strategic direction and promote best practice in the performance and delivery of an innovative and challenging programme made up of healthcare related projects in Uzbekistan. S/he leads the portfolio/programme/project teams to ensure delivery as per the respective legal agreements, Project Board/Steering Committee guidance and UNOPS’ legislative framework, including project success criteria. 

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