Programme Management Officer

Job categories Programme Management
Vacancy code VA/2017/B5311/14550
Level ICS-10
Department/office AFR, KEOH, Somalia
Duty station Nairobi, Kenya
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-2
Duration 1 year with possible extension subject to satisfactory performance and availability of funds
Application period 25-Dec-2017 to 15-Jan-2018

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

This vacancy is closed.

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The functions and services of the PMO include:

  • Strategic Planning/Portfolio Support: Ensuring UNOPS is focused on doing the right projects by supporting management decision-making.
  • Delivery Support: Ensuring UNOPS is doing projects the right way, through the effective delivery of the programme and projects.
  • Best Practices: Applying UNOPS standards in project management, encouraging consistent working practices and ensuring appropriate application.
The primary role of PMO is to ensure that project management policies, processes and methods are followed and practiced according to the organization standards, while acting as the overall Project Assurance capacity within the business unit on behalf of the Director and Representative(Executive). The PMO strongly contributes to moving the Somalia Office toward achieving its mission-focused goals and objectives. 

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A Master Degree in Project Management, Business Administration, International Re...

Fluency in written and oral English is required. 

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Please note that the closing date is midnight Copenhagen time Applications ...

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This vacancy is closed.


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