Project Management Support- Officer

Job categories Project Management
Vacancy code VA/2020/B5304/19916
Department/office AFR, ETMCO, South Sudan
Duty station Juba, South Sudan
Contract type Local ICA Specialist
Contract level LICA Specialist-8
Duration Open-ended, subject to organizational requirements, availability of funds and satisfactory performance.’
Application period 11-Jun-2020 to 24-Jun-2020

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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Background Information - Project

In December 2014 UNOPS South Sudan Operation Center signed a contribution agreement with the European Union for implementation of Feeder Roads Construction Project under the ZEAT BEAD (Zonal Effort for Agricultural Development- Bahr El Ghazal Agricultural Development) Programme. The specific objective of the project is to increase trade and marketing volumes through construction and maintenance of all-weather road access.

The project team completed feasibility study and detailed engineering design for the Feeder Roads. Currently, the project is at implementation stage with construction contractors mobilized at each project locations.

Following the successful implementation of the ZEAT BEAD feeder roads project the EU has requested UNOPS to submit a proposal for the construction of additional feeder roads in the Bahr El Ghazal region of South Sudan under the EU Trust Fund programme. The estimated commencement of project implementation is July 2020.

Background Information – Job Specific

The Project Management Support Officer (PMSO), shall report directly to the Project Manager, monitors all aspects of project progress and implementation, identifies operational and financial problems and assists in resolving them by taking appropriate action. S/He will provide support to the Project Manager in all aspects of the project cycle with a focus on Project Acceptance, Project Implementation, Project Closure and Budget Management.

Project Implementation Project monitoring and reporting Stakeholder mana...

Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration  or Logistics or Project...

Minimum of 2 years work experience in the field of Project Management and/or Ope...

Fluent working knowledge of English is required; Knowledge of Arabic languag...

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

Contract type: Local Individual Contractor Agreement Contract level: LICA-8 Cont...

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

The UNOPS South Sudan office helps a wide range of local and international partn...

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


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