Head of Programme

Job categories Programme Management
Vacancy code VA/2017/B5109/12746
Level ICS-12
Department/office ECR, EOC, Serbia
Duty station Belgrade, Serbia
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-3
Duration One Year with possibility of extension
Application period 21-Jul-2017 to 26-Sep-2017

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

This vacancy has been cancelled.

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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. 

Based in Geneva, Switzerland, the Europe and Central Asia Regional Office (ECR) ...

1.      Programme governance, implementation and monitoring Acce...

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

A Master’s degree in business management, project management, public admin...

PRINCE2® Foundation/Practitioner an asset, but required completion withi...

A minimum of 10 years of experience in managing projects, programmes, partne...

Fluency in English is required.  Knowledge of another official UNOP...

Contract type: International Individual Contractor Agreement (I - ICA) Contract ...

Please note that the closing date is midnight Copenhagen time Applications ...
This vacancy has been cancelled.


The screening of your application will be conducted based on the information in your profile. Before applying, we strongly suggest that you review your UNOPS Jobs profile to ensure completeness, especially the education and experience sections.


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