Transactional Projects Manager - for roster purposes

Job categories Project Management
Vacancy code VA/2018/B5308/17003
Department/office AFR, ETOH, Ethiopia
Duty station Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Contract type Local ICA Specialist
Contract level LICA Specialist-11
Duration Ongoing
Application period 14-Dec-2018 to 04-Mar-2019

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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Established in 2009, UNOPS Ethiopia Office has been providing services to various partners, including the government of Ethiopia, UN agencies such as WHO, UNHCR and WFP, and other international organizations. In 2014, the UNOPS Executive Director decided to establish the UNOPS Ethiopia Operational Hub (ETOH), which manages and coordinates the UNOPS activities in Ethiopia, as well as Sudan and Djibouti.

UNOPS ETOH activities range from tailor-made administration, operations, human resources and logistics support for implementation of development and humanitarian projects; infrastructure and procurement management services; and advisory services to partners to facilitate effective procurement, supply and financial management.

UNOPS ETOH is seeking a Transactional Projects Manager who will be responsible for overseeing the transactional projects portfolio of the Ethiopia Office. These projects focus on providing key goods and services to various UNOPS partners in Ethiopia, such as UN organizations and government ministries. The Transactional Projects Manager is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the project(s) and provides services to the different donors, partners and beneficiaries.  The Transactional Projects Manager is expected to meet and exceed the organizations performance and delivery goals. S/he will be responsible for supervising the project personnel including Project Managers, PSO Coordinators and Procurement Logistics Officers and provide overall guidance to ensure the success of relevant projects.

The Transactional Projects Manager will be responsible for managing the relevant...

A.  Education Advanced University Degree in Project Management, Bu...

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

Creativity and Innovation: Is able to challenge mind-sets and think outside ...

This is a local position and therefore it is open only to nationals of Ethiopia....

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

UNOPS is an operational arm of the United Nations, supporting the successful imp...

This vacancy has been cancelled.


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