Project Management Support - Senior Associate

Job categories Project Management
Vacancy code VA/2024/B5406/28062
Department/office LCR, HTCO, Haiti
Duty station Home based
Contract type Local ICA Support
Contract level LICA-7
Duration Open-ended (subject to satisfactory performance and budget availability)
Application period 09-May-2024 to 26-May-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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  • Full compliance with UNOPS rules and regulations of project management, financial processes, financial records and reports and audit follow up, human resources management, procurement processes; implementation of the effective internal control framework,

  • Support of all aspects of project implementation and service delivery in full compliance with UNOPS rules and regulations; monitoring of progress for all projects agreements under his/her responsibility, anticipating operational and budgetary issues and taking pre-emptive action.

  • Support in the provision of operational, budgetary and financial guidance to project personnel

  • Initiation of procurement of goods or services by requesting quotations or proposals, examining cost estimates, evaluating cost effectiveness and compliance with provisions contained in the UNOPS Procurement Manual and related guidelines. Active follow-up from procurement award to contract issuance and management

  • Support in verification of accuracy of transactions and completeness of documentation

  • Initiation of action and certification for approval at the higher level as may be required.  Monitoring of expenditures, regularly informing supervisor and clients of budget status and any need to reallocate resources to meet objectives

  • Responsible for preparation of project budgets, including budget revisions in consultation with Finance Team, regular analysis and reporting on the budget situation; monitoring of expenditures against budget allotments and reporting on variances;

  • Tracking, maintenance and reporting of assets and non-expendable property and equipment and ensure that physical verification of assets and equipment is performed on a regular schedule, and that any discrepancies are fully investigated and resolved;

  • Monitor project expenditure and liaise closely with Finance to ensure all necessary budget functions are performed and funds are utilized in time

  • Routinely monitoring of financial reports in oneUNOPS for unusual activities, transactions, and investigation of anomalies or unusual transactions related to the project;

  • Support the recruitment, training, supervision, management and deployment of international and national personnel in liaison with HR at various levels to projects

  • Ensure that requisitions are created according to projects’ requirements within the budget line limits in liaison with the Logistics & Procurement Units 

  • Liaising with the Procurement Unit for purchase orders, contracts, and payment requests

  • The clearance of payment requests prior to submission to Finance Unit;

  • Where required provide support to Project Manager in the preparation of work plans project documents, project proposals.

  • Provide reporting and information on project status and lead the project closure process.

  • Maintenance of accurate data and information to facilitate monitoring and evaluation of project and service activities, and to institutionalize and disseminate knowledge

  • Any other duties as assigned

a. Education  Advanced University Degree (Masters Equivalent) is ...

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

Under the guidance and supervision of the Project Management Support - Senior Of...

UNOPS has been working in Haiti for 18 years with the Haitian Government, other ...

Contract Type,Local Individual Contractor Agreement Contract level, ICS-7, L...

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