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Construction Engineer 31 enero 2021 Especialista nacional UNICEF Afganistán
UNICEF
Afganistán
Kandahar (AFG)
Inglés
Inmediatamente
12 meses con posible prórroga
31 enero 2021

Edad mínima requerida: 22 años. Reclutamiento restricto a nacionales o residentes legales en el país de asignación.

The main responsibilities of the Construction Engineer will include but not limited to the following:

  • Provide overall technical assistance to UNICEF construction projects, from their planning to their implementation and monitoring.
  • Responsible to ensure that effective implementation, monitoring and supervision tools are developed and implemented.
  • Responsible to ensure effective quality control systems are in place and contractor and engineering consultancy companies work in compliance with technical specifications and UNICEF quality standards
  • Monitor and evaluate performance of service providers.
  • Take responsibility for overall progress and use of resources.
  • Coordinate with Operations and programmes required activities ensuring proper and timely actions from both, UNICEF’s and Government’s side
  • Monitor and analyse contract performance against agreed benchmarks and through agreed reporting mechanism. Advise Project Manager on any potential issues and recommend remedial actions or solutions.
  • Ensure a sound handing over of facilities to project beneficiaries.
Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • University degree in Civil/Architecture Engineering
36 Months
  • At least three years’ experience in building construction and project management,
  • Experience in managing and supervising medium to large-scale construction works in the public sector
  • Excellent and proven experience in dealing with contractors and local partners; Working experience within the area of preparation, implementation and monitoring of technical/(re)construction projects; methodological and calculation skills

Knowledge of the UN rules, procedures and regulations would be an asset.

  • English(Mandatory), Level - Working Knowledge
 Ingeniería civil y supervisión de la construcción
  • At least three years’ experience in building construction and project management,
  • Experience in managing and supervising medium to large-scale construction works in the public sector
  • Excellent and proven experience in dealing with contractors and local partners; Working experience within the area of preparation, implementation and monitoring of technical/(re)construction projects; methodological and calculation skills

Knowledge of the UN rules, procedures and regulations would be an asset.

No

Accountability, Building Trust, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Creativity, Integrity, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Self-Management, Working in Teams

Project Assistant 26 enero 2021 Especialista nacional PNUD Guinea Bissau
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Project Assistant

Especialista nacional
PNUD
Guinea Bissau
Bissau (GNB)
Portugués ,Inglés,Francés
01 marzo 2021
12 meses
26 enero 2021

Edad mínima requerida: 22 años. Reclutamiento restricto a nacionales o residentes legales en el país de asignación.

Within the delegated authority and under the supervision of Project Manager or his/her designated mandated representative(s), the UNV Project Assistant will:

  • Programmatic support such as:
    • assist in the preparation of work plans, financial and operational planning processes of the project,
    • advising all project counterparts in the applicable administrative procedures and ensuring their application in accordance,
    • prepare routine correspondence, meetings minutes and draft any relevant document related to the project implementation as per the supervisor's request.
  • Administrative support such as:
    • collect, record, and maintain all information about project activities, both prepare and maintain physical records (blue file) of the project and keep the project sections in Atlas informed as per the IATI requirements,
    • provide logistical support organization and scheduling of field trips, meetings, training, and workshops,
    • Prepare audit process for the project as required.
  • Financial and procurement support, such as:
    • monitor and maintain oversight of the activities, budgets, and financial expenses in the project,
    • produce and regularly submit to GP the financial reports of the project,
    • contracting of equipment, staff, service providers,
    • Keep records and dashboards for all purchase orders and contracts under the project and ensure close and regular monitoring.
  • Use internal platforms to inform on project and to enhance project quality (e.g., IATI, ATLAS, SharePoint;
  • Contribute to data collection and communication efforts on the project when needed;
  • Any other related tasks as may be required or assigned by the supervisor.
Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant area, e.g., in an area related to financial administration or project management
24 Months

· Two (2) years of relevant admin and finance professional work experience at the national and/or international level in international organizations, or other relevant programmes; experience working in the UN or other international development organization is an asset;

· Knowledge about contracting, small-scale cash handling, logistics support, and packaging systems is a basic requirement;

· Knowledge of procedures for the implementation of UNDP projects, including procurement, disbursements, and reporting and monitoring is preferable;

· Ability to work and adapt professionally and effectively in a challenging environment; ability to work effectively in a multicultural team of international and national personnel;

· Excellent oral and written skills; excellent drafting, formulation, reporting skills;

· Accuracy and professionalism in document production and editing;

· Sound security awareness;

· Ability to work and adapt professionally and effectively in a challenging environment; ability to work effectively in a multicultural team of international and national personnel;

· Solid overall computer literacy, including proficiency in various MS Office applications (Excel, Teams, Word, etc.) and email/internet; familiarity with database management; and office technology equipment.

  • Portuguese(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Working Knowledge
  • French(Mandatory), Level - Working Knowledge
 Finanzas, contabilidad y auditoría, Otra experiencia relacionada con las finanzas, la economía y la administración

Admin and finance professional work experience at the national and/or international level in international organisations, or other relevant programmes; experience working in the UN or other international development organization is an asset;

Knowledge about contracting, small-scale cash handling, logistics support, and packaging systems is a basic requirement;

Knowledge of procedures for the implementation of UNDP projects, including procurement, disbursements, and reporting and monitoring is preferable.

Fluency in spoken and written Portuguese is required. Working knowledge of spoken and written English or French is an advantage.

No

Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Working in Teams

* Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool?

First register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup.

Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply.

* Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool?

First update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile.

Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply.

! FOR National UN Volunteer assignments ONLY

This is a national UN Volunteer assignment, therefore only nationals of Guinea Bissau and legal residents in Guinea Bissau with a residency permit, the status of refugee or with the status of being stateless are eligible to apply. Don’t forget to tick the yes box for: “I am interested in serving as a volunteer in my own country.”

Application deadline : 26-01-2021

Female candidates are strongly encouraged.