Project Support Assistant

Job categories Project Management
Vacancy code VA/2017/B5323/13460
Department/office AFR, KEMCO, Kenya
Duty station Garissa , Kenya
Contract type Local ICA Support
Contract level LICA-4
Duration 8 Months renewable subject to performance and the availability of funds
Application period 23-Nov-2017 to 03-Dec-2017

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 aim of this project is to provide the Ministry of Public Health and Sanitation (MOPHS) with sufficient and adequate technical support to improve coverage and quality of essential nutrition services at health facility and community level as well as support monitoring, reporting and coordination mechanisms in 18 Arid and Semi-Arid districts and urban poor areas (i.e. Turkana, Mandera, Wajir, Garissa, Ijara, Tana River, Moyale, Marsabit, Isiolo, Samburu, Baringo, West Pokot, Laikipia, Makueni, Kitui, Mwingi, Kilifi, Kajiado, Nairobi, Kisumu and Mombasa) which have been particularly affected by deteriorating household food security.

Purpose and Scope of Assignment The aim of this project is to provide the Minis...

High school diploma is required. A Bachelor or master’s degree in Busi...

4 years of experience in project support functions are required in combinati...

Fluency in English is required; Knowledge of one of the officially rec...

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

Computer literate (MS Excel and Word) and ability to operate existing Enterp...

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

Contract type:  Local Individual contractor Agreement Contract level: LICA ...

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