Head of Support Services

Job categories Administration, Finance, Human Resources, Procurement, Leadership
Vacancy code VA/2021/B5301/22417
Level ICS-11
Department/office AFR, CDMCO, DR Congo
Duty station Kinshasa (Family duty station), Democratic Republic of the Congo
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-3
Duration Ongoing ICA – ‘Open-ended, subject to organizational requirements, availability of funds and satisfactory performance
Application period 21-Aug-2021 to 20-Sep-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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UNOPS CDMCO Director 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. There are currently 19 of these Country Offices / Multi Country Offices located in Asia, Europe, the Middle East, Africa Latin America and the Caribbean.

The Head of Support Services is a critical leadership role in the Multi Country Office, reporting to the Director, who provides general guidance and vision. The role is responsible for providing an efficient and integrated support service for Multi Country Office (including the Project Offices in scope) dealing on a daily basis with a diverse team of national and international professionals.

Democratic Republic of Congo Based in Kinshasa in the Democratic Republic of Co...

The Head of Support Services reports to the Operational Hub Director, who provid...

An advanced University degree in either Business Administration, International R...

A minimum of 7 years of progressively responsible experience covering at least t...

Full working knowledge of English and French is mandatory.

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

Contract type: International Individual Contract Agreement (IICA) Contract level...

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 is closed.


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