Project Support Officer (Internal Advertisement)

Job categories Project Management
Vacancy code VA/2017/B5323/11730
Level ICS-8
Department/office AFR, KEMC, Kenya
Duty station Mogadishu, Somalia
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-1
Duration 12 months
Application period 13-Feb-2017 to 21-Feb-2017

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

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The Project Support Officer reports to the Project Manager who provides broad supervision and guidance. The role is responsible for supporting the Project Manager with the day-to-day operations of the project and coordinating project progress and implementation. He/she maintains a close eye on the operational and financial performance, identifies probable issues that may need attention, supports in problem analysis and solution identification as necessary, coordinate resolution as per action-items assigned, drafting required correspondences to stakeholders concerned and preparation of mission reports. The role can often be required to work in complex and challenging environments with limited resources.

Summary of functions: 1. Project Implementation 2. Financial and procurement man...

Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field (Business Administration, Logist...

A minimum of 2 years relevant and progressive professional experience, specifica...

English is required. Any other additional UN language is preferred.

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

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

Contract type: International Individual Contractor Agreement (IICA) Contract lev...

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