Finance Senior Associate (Roster)

Job categories Finance
Vacancy code VA/2022/B0004/24908
Department/office OP, FG, Finance Group
Duty station Copenhagen, Denmark
Contract type Local ICA Support
Contract level LICA-7
Duration Rostering candidates for ongoing opportunities, but also for retainer engagements or short-term engagements
Application period 10-Nov-2022 to 01-Dec-2022

Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.

Please note that UNOPS will at no stage of the recruitment process request candidates to make payments of any kind.

This vacancy is closed.

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The Finance Group (FG) is a critical and strategic business function in UNOPS and serves as an authoritative and integrated partner in the organization on strategic financial planning and budgeting, business strategy and practices, financial analysis and risk assessment, financial project management services and long term organisational treasury and investments. As the steward of resources of a self-financing UN entity, FG is accountable for timely cost recovery and reporting to partners, maintaining the integrity and transparency of financial management of resources in accordance with the highest standards of ethics and organisational/international accountability framework and the accurate and transparent financial reporting to governing bodies, clients, partners and stakeholders

Under the guidance and direct supervision of the Finance Specialist, the Finance Senior Associate in the Finance Group at Headquarters, Copenhagen ensures effective management of financial services and oversight of processes and transparent utilization and accountability of financial resources. The Finance Senior Associate fosters a client-oriented approach consistent with UNOPS Financial Rules and Regulations, with responsibility for budget control functions, treasury functions and accounts maintenance.
The Finance Senior Associate may supervise clerical and support staff of the Finance Group. The Finance Senior Associate works in close collaboration with IPAS Finance and other relevant colleagues including CFO and DCFO in HQ as well as colleagues in the field offices up to the level of Regional Directors,Head of support services, finance managers, support services, programme and project functions colleagues, resolving finance-related issues and information exchange; he/she promotes an analytical, quality,results-oriented and client approach.

Please note that we are building a pool of qualified Finance professionals who are interested in both temporary roles (1 year) and ongoing opportunities.

Summary of Key Functions: Management of Project Financial Closure & Ve...

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

Education: Secondary Education with specialized certification in Acco...

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

Contract type: ICA Contract level: LICA 7  Contract duration: various,...

UNOPS is an operational arm of the United Nations, supporting the successful imp...
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UNOPS – an operational arm of the United Nations – supports the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by successfully implementing its partners’ peacebuilding, humanitarian and development projects around the world.

Our mission is to help people build better lives and countries achieve peace and sustainable development.

We are proud of our people. The UNOPS family brings together approximately 160 nationalities, represented by over 5,000 UNOPS personnel as well as some 7,800 personnel recruited on behalf on our partners. Spread across 80 countries, our workforce is rich in diversity and culture – with inclusion at its core.

We understand the importance of balancing professional and personal demands and offer several flexible working options.

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