Associate Programme Management Officer Job at UNEP

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi, Kenya
  • Applications have closed

Website United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP )

The UNEP has published a job vacancy announcement on 16th May 2022 for qualified Kenyans to fill in the vacant post of Associate Programme Management Officer to be based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Recruiter United Nations Environment Programme
Position Associate Programme Management Officer
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Country Kenya
Total Vacant Post 22
Qualification University Degree
Experience Required Minimum Two years
Application Deadline 28th June 2022

UNEP Job Vacancy 2022

Job Responsibilities:

  • Work with key clients to facilitate the development, implementation and evaluation of sustainable mobility (particularly active mobility, digitalisation and mode integration) assigned programmes/projects, etc.; monitor and analyze specific aspects of programme/project development and implementation; review relevant documents and reports; identify problems and issues to be addressed and recommends corrective actions; liaise with relevant parties; identify and track follow-up actions.
  • Carry out basic research on selected aspects of programmes, operations and other activities, etc., to include collecting, analyzing and presenting statistical data and other information gathered from diverse sources.
  • Provide substantive support for policy coordination and evaluation functions, including the review and analysis of emerging issues and trends, participation in evaluations or research activities and studies.
  • Assist in performing consulting assignments, in collaboration with the client, by planning facilitating workshops, through other interactive sessions and assist in developing the action plan the client will use to manage the change.
  • Participate in survey initiatives; assist with design of data collection tools; issues data collection tools, review, analyze and interpret responses, identify problems/issues and prepare preliminary conclusions.
  • Contribute to the preparation of various written outputs, e.g. draft background papers, analytical notes, sections of reports and studies, inputs to publications, etc.
  • Provide administrative and substantive support to consultative and other meetings, conferences, etc., to include proposing agenda topics, identifying and proposed participants, preparation of background documents and presentations, handling logistics, etc.
    Undertake outreach activities; participate in the development of training workshops, seminars, etc.; participate in and make presentations on assigned topics/activities.
  • Participate in field missions, including provision of substantive and administrative support, data collection, etc.
    Coordinate activities related to budget funding (programme/project preparation and submissions, progress reports, financial statements, etc.) and preparation of related documents/reports (pledging, work programme, programme budget, etc.).
    Perform other duties as required.

Position in Organization:

  • Job Code Title: Associate Programme Management Officer
  • Department/Office: United Nations Environment Programme
  • Duty Station: NAIROBI
  • Posting Period: 15 May 2022 – 28 June 2022
  • Job Opening Number: 22-Programme Management-UNEP-179691-R-Nairobi (X)
  • Staffing Exercise: N/A


  • Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in Environmental Sciences, Natural Sciences, Engineering or a related field is required. A first-level university degree in combination with two additional years of qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.


  • A minimum of two years of progressively responsible experience in project/programme management in the field of sustainable mobility is required.
  • Experience in dealing with international donor organizations (e.g. proposal writing, project reporting, etc.) is desirable.
  • Practical experience in active mobility, digitalization of transport and mode integration is desirable.

How to Apply UNEP Associate Programme Management Officer Jobs 2022

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

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The Closing Date: 28th June 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.