Head of Project Management Office- Internal Advertisement

Job categories Project Management
Vacancy code VA/2019/B5323/18406
Level ICS-10
Department/office AFR, KEMC, Kenya
Duty station Nairobi, Kenya
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-2
Duration Ongoing ICA – ‘Open-ended, subject to organizational requirements, availability of funds and satisfactory performance
Application period 16-Aug-2019 to 23-Aug-2019


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The primary role of Project Management Office (PMO) is to provide Kenya Multi Country Office (KEMC) with the structures, tools and techniques needed to ensure that it has the right programmes and projects in place, that operational and change priorities are balanced, the governance and decision making is facilitated and it has the resources and capability to deliver them consistently well. 

The functions and services of the PMO include:

  • Strategic Planning/Portfolio Support: Ensuring UNOPS is focused on doing the right projects by supporting management decision-making.
  • Delivery Support: Ensuring UNOPS is doing projects the right way, through the effective delivery of the programme and projects.
  • Best Practices: Applying UNOPS standards in project management, encouraging consistent working practices and ensuring appropriate application.
The primary role of PMO is to ensure that project management policies, processes and methods are followed and practiced according to the organization standards, while acting as the overall Project Assurance capacity within the business unit on behalf of the Director and Representative (Executive). The PMO strongly contributes to moving the KEMC toward achieving its mission-focused goals and objectives.  

1. Development and Planning In conjunction with the PMO team, provide...

Education: A Master's degree in in Project Management, Business Administrat...

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

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

Contract type: International Individual Contractor Agreement (IICA) Contract lev...

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