Head of Risk Management Unit, Office of the RC/HC

Vacancy code VA/2014/B5303/4663
Level ICS-12
Department/office AFO, KEOH, Kenya
Duty station Nairobi, Kenya
Contract type Fixed Term
Contract level P5
Duration 12 months initial [renewable thereafter subject to availability of funds and on the basis of satisfactory performance]
Application period 05-Feb-2014 to 18-Feb-2014

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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-Ban Ki-moon, United Nations Secretary-General

UNOPS mission is to expand the capacity of the UN system and its partners to implement peace building, humanitarian and development operations that matter for people in need.

Working in some of the world’s most challenging environments, UNOPS vision is to always satisfy partners with management services that meet world-class standards of quality, speed and cost effectiveness.

By assisting UN organizations, international financial institutions, governments and other development partners, UNOPS makes significant, tangible contributions to results on the ground.

UNOPS employs more than 6000 personnel and on behalf of its partners creates thousands more work opportunities in local communities. With its headquarters in Copenhagen, Denmark, a network of five regional offices and a further 20 operations and project centres, UNOPS oversees activities in more than 80 countries.

UNOPS is committed to achieving a truly diverse workforce.

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