Job categories Administration
Vacancy code VA/2021/B5314/21978
Department/office AFR, GHMCO, Ghana
Duty station Assin Akropong, Ghana
Contract type Local ICA Support
Contract level LICA-2
Duration Open-ended
Application period 17-Jun-2021 to 08-Jul-2021

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 - Ghana Multi Country Office (GMCO)
UNOPS Ghana Multi Country Office (GMCO), located in Accra, spans across West Africa, covering Ghana, Gambia,Liberia, Nigeria and Sierra Leone.

GMCO is responsible for managing strategic and operational risks associated with a subset of the regional 
portfolio of engagements, developing and ​ delivering​ cost effective services contributing to partners’ sustainable results and achievements of UNOPS management results.  

The core functions of the Operational Hub are to:

● Liaise and develop engagements, and deliver services responding to partner needs. 
● Leverage advice and integrate delivery modalities of the three Delivery Practices and the Global
Partner Service Office. 
● Maintain appropriate arrangements and capacity for direct transactional support for delivery of the
sub-regional portfolio. 

Background Information – Country Specific
The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is looking for an experienced Driver to work on Full-time basis with our team within the Ghana Multi-Country Office, which covers the West Africa Anglophone Countries i.e. Gambia, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria and Sierra Leone. As a central resource for the United Nations and its member governments, UNOPS is a global organization that is focused on making a local difference with some of the world’s top services in Project Management, Infrastructure and Procurement. 

Whether it’s fighting Ebola by securing works contracts for new  isolation wards, procuring life-saving medical equipment for the most vulnerable or helping establish West  Africa’s largest renewable energy micro-grids, the work  you do at UNOPS is about building a future we all can  believe in.

If you have experience in the provision of reliable and secure driving services and vehicle maintenance, are always ready to get hands on with the work and can lead partners through best practice in driving, then this is your opportunity.

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A.  Education Completion of secondary school or equivalent is required...

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Additional information
TOR - Driver, LICA 2 - Assin Akropong, Ghana..pdf (232 KB) 

This vacancy is closed.


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