UNTIL Communication and Partnerships Officer

Hosted Entities OICT
Job categories Communications, Partnerships
Vacancy code VA/2018/B5004/16415
Level ICS-10
Department/office NYSC, SDC, Development and Special Initiatives Portfolio
Duty station Espoo, Finland
Contract type Fixed Term
Contract level P3
Duration 1 Year (renewable subject to funds availability and satisfactory performance)
Application period 14-Sep-2018 to 28-Sep-2018


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In adapting to the growing complexity of the 21st century, the United Nations need to respond dynamically to ensure it remains instrumental in supporting the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals and targets for the 2030 agenda. Technological innovation and the role of partnerships across sectors have become increasingly important to accelerate progress in addressing the problems that humanity face.

In close partnership with the Government of Finland, the UN is establishing and operationalizing the United Nations Technology Innovation Lab (UNTIL) located in Espoo, Finland.

The priority focus of the UNTIL Finland Lab will be establishing partnerships with UN Funds and Programmes as well as Governments, Academia, NGOs and private sector leveraging technology to address SDGs challenges in the areas of Education, Health, Circular Economy and Peace and Security.

This position is located in the United Nations Technology Innovation Labs (UNTIL) under the Global Services Division (GSD) of OICT. The UNTIL Communication and Partnerships Officer reports to the UNTIL Finland lab manager.


Within delegated authority, and in close cooperation with the global UNTIL and c...

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

Education: Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent)...

Contract type: Staff Contract level: P3 Contract duration: One year initial...

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

UNOPS is an operational arm of the United Nations, supporting the successful imp...
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