Programme Officer

Vacancy code VA/2012/B5108/1070
Level ICS-10
Department/office EMO, Switzerland
Duty station New York* (tentative, see note below)., United States of America
Contract type Fixed Term
Contract level P3
Duration 1 year, renewable
Application period 21-Aug-2012 to 21-Sep-2012

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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“UNOPS plays a critical role in providing management services for our life-saving, peacebuilding, humanitarian and development operations. I have seen many examples of how these activities help suffering people in troubled parts of the world.”
-Ban Ki-moon, United Nations Secretary-General

UNOPS mission is to expand the capacity of the UN system and its partners to implement peacebuilding, humanitarian and development operations that matter for people in need.

Working in some of the world’s most challenging environments, UNOPS vision is to always satisfy partners with management services that meet world-class standards of quality, speed and cost effectiveness.

By assisting UN organizations, international financial institutions, governments and other development partners, UNOPS makes significant, tangible contributions to results on the ground.

UNOPS employs more than 6000 personnel and on behalf of its partners creates thousands more work opportunities in local communities. With its headquarters in Copenhagen, Denmark, a network of five regional offices and a further 20 operations and project centres, UNOPS oversees activities in more than 80 countries.

UNOPS is committed to achieving a truly diverse workforce.

UN-Water is the United Nations (UN) inter-agency coordination mechanism for all ...

Professionalism: Solid understanding of water resources, management and use and ...

Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in internationa...

The incumbent should have, with a master's degree, a minimum of five years ...

Fluent oral and written English is required for this post.  Knowledge of ot...

Contract type: Fixed Term Contract Contract level: P3 Contract duration: One y...

Please note that the closing date is midnight Copenhagen time (CET) Applic...
This vacancy is closed.


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