Project Support Officer

Job categories Project Management
Vacancy code VA/2019/B5323/17931
Department/office AFR, KEMC, Kenya
Duty station Nairobi, Kenya
Contract type Local ICA Specialist
Contract level LICA Specialist-8
Duration Ongoing ICA – ‘Open-ended, subject to organizational requirements, availability of funds and satisfactory performance.’
Application period 15-May-2019 to 05-Jun-2019


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The Project Support Officer reports to the Project Manager who provides broad supervision and guidance. The role is responsible for supporting the Project Manager with the day-to-day operations of the mission and coordinating mission progress and implementation. He/she maintains a close eye on the operational and financial performance, identifies probable issues that may need attention, supports in problem analysis and solution identification as necessary, coordinate resolution as per action-items assigned, drafting required correspondences to stakeholders concerned and preparation of mission reports.  The role can often be required to work in complex and challenging environments with limited resources. 

Summary of functions: Project Implementation Financial and procurement ...

A Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field (e.g. Business Administration,...

A minimum of 2 years relevant experience, specifically in the field of Project M...

Full working knowledge of English is essential. Fluency in one or more a...

PRINCE2® Foundation/Practitioner an asset

Treats all individuals with respect; responds sensitively to differences and enc...

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

Contract type: Local  Individual Contractor Agreement (LICA) Contract level...

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