L’UNICEF recrute 01 Programme Assistant
Ville, Pays: Dakar, Sénégal
Expériences professionnelles demandées: 6 ans
Date limite de dépôt de dossier: 27-12-2017
Publié le 12/12/2017 à 17h17min35s
Détails de l’offre:
Batch Recruitment Programme Assistant – GS6 level – WCARO – Dakar – Senegal
Job Number: 509526 | Vacancy Link
Locations: Africa: Senegal
Work Type : Fixed Term Staff
The UNICEF West and Central Africa Regional Office (WCARO) launched a batch recruitment exercise in the area of Programme Assistant at the GS6 level to fill multiple vacancies and to populate the talent group.
UNICEF works in 190 countries and territories to protect the rights of every child. UNICEF has spent 70 years working to improve the lives of children and their families. Defending children’s rights throughout their lives requires a global presence, aiming to produce results and understand their effects. UNICEF believes all children have a right to survive, thrive and fulfill their potential – to the benefit of a better world. To learn more about UNICEF, visit www.unicef.org
For Every Child, hope
Children in West and Central Africa have their rights violated on daily basis to an extreme extent. They die from malaria, diarrhoeal diseases and vaccine-preventable diseases such as measles. To learn more about UNICEF’s work in the region. The West and Central Africa Regional Office (WCARO) is working to renew its efforts to advance children’s rights which have been impeded by economic and public health crises, and natural disasters. Though child mortality decreased and more children are in school, a high number live in poverty. To learn more about WCARO please visit: https://www.unicef.org/wcaro
How can you make a difference?
The programme assistant supports the respective section through providing a range of procedural, administrative, and operational support in developing, implementing, executing and monitoring the programme, ensuring effective and timely delivery that is consistent with UNICEF rules and regulations.
If you are a passionate and committed professional and want to make a lasting difference for children, the world’s leading children’s rights organization would like to hear from you through your application.
1- Support to programme development, planning and execution.
◾Researches, analyzes, verifies, synthesizes and compiles qualitative and quantitative data and information from a variety of sources on subject matters relevant to the work of the section to facilitate preparation of reports, working papers, and presentations.
◾Drafts project documents, work plans, budgets, proposals on implementation arrangements.
◾Carries out transactions in VISION ensuring programme results, activities and programme coding are as per annual work plans (AWPs), and makes amendments and alterations as per section revisions when necessary.
◾Monitors and tracks the efficient distribution of supplies that are required for effective programme delivery
2- Support to monitoring and reporting of programme results
◾Prepares monitoring and reporting information for supervisor on agreed performance indicators to drive more efficient management and accountability for results.
◾Monitors budgets and financial expenditures of section, ensuring compliance with UNICEF rules and regulations, keeping supervisor informed and advised on actions for decision/follow up.
3- Support in resource mobilization
◾Researches, analyzes, verifies, and synthesizes data and information in support of preparing reports pertaining to donors (both current and potential).
◾Researches, analyzes, verifies, and synthesizes data and information to assist in the preparation of periodic or ad-hoc financial reports relating to country office and donors to support the office in optimizing use of programme funds.
◾Carries out transactions in VISION pertaining to grants for his/her section such as registering grant allotments and tracking expiring programme grants.
4- Support in Knowledge Management and capacity building
◾Researches, analyzes, verifies and synthesizes information on best practices and lessons learnt to support knowledge development and capacity building
◾Supports capacity development activities related to performance monitoring, programme development, and related internal UNICEF systems/tools by preparing training materials and participating on exercises pertaining to program processes and procedures which aim to build capacity of stakeholders.
To qualify as a champion for every child you will need to have…
◾Completion of secondary education, preferably supplemented by technical or university courses related to the work of the organization.
◾A minimum of 6 years of progressively responsible administrative or clerical work experience is required.
◾Prior experience working in a UN system will be considered an asset.
◾Fluency in French and good working knowledge in English are required.
For every Child, you advocate and demonstrate…
Our core values of Commitment, Diversity and Integrity and core competencies in Communication, Working with People and Drive for Results.
◾Applying technical expertise (II)
◾Planning and organizing (II)
◾Following Instructions and Procedures (II)
To view our competency framework, please click here.
UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified candidates from all backgrounds to apply.
Closing Date Wed Dec 27 2017 00:55:00 GMT+0100 (Paris, Madrid)