Project Manager

Job categories Project Management
Vacancy code VA/2017/B5323/12605
Level ICS-8
Department/office AFR, KEMC, Kenya
Duty station Bujumbura, Burundi
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-1
Duration 1 year renewable subject to performance and the availability of funds
Application period 29-Jun-2017 to 12-Jul-2017

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 supports the successful implementation of its partners’ peacebuilding, humanitarian and development projects around the world. Our mission is to serve people in need by expanding the ability of the United Nations, governments and other partners to manage projects, infrastructure and procurement in a sustainable and efficient manner.

Working in some of the world’s most challenging environments, our vision is to advance sustainable implementation practices, always satisfying or surpassing our partners’ expectations.

With over 7,000 personnel spread across 80 countries, UNOPS offers its partners the logistical, technical and management knowledge they need, wherever they need it.

A flexible structure and global reach means that we can quickly respond to our partners' needs, while offering the benefits of economies of scale. 

UNOPS - East Africa Hub

Located in Nairobi, Kenya, UNOPS East Africa Hub manages a growing portfolio of engagements, including associated strategic and operational risks. The East Africa sub-region currently consists of an established operations center in South Sudan, an office in Somalia and a portfolio of multiple transactional, procurement and infrastructure projects in Tanzania, Burundi, Uganda, Kenya and several Atlantic and Indian Ocean island states.

The Project Manager is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the project(...

Advanced University Degree in (Civil) Engineering, Architecture, Project Man...

Two years or more of relevant experience is required Experience in s...

Fluent working knowledge of French and English are required. Knowledge of other ...

Develops and implements sustainable business strategies, thinks long term and ex...

Required Skills Contextual Skills - International exposure ( 2 years) P...

Contract type:International Individual Contractor Agreement Contract level: IICA...

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


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