Senior Project Coordinator at UNDP

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The UNDP has published a job vacancy announcement on 24th Jan 2023 for qualified Ethiopians to fill in the vacant post of Senior Project Coordinator to be based in Mekele, Tigray, Ethiopia.

RecruiterUnited Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
PositionSenior Project Coordinator
LocationMekele,Tigray, Ethiopia
Total Vacant PostN/A
QualificationMasters Degree
Experience RequiredMinimum Seven years
Application Deadline29th Jan 2023

UNDP Job Vacancy 2023

Job Purpose: The Senior Project Coordinator (SPC) provides overall leadership and management of the project team.  The Project Coordinator builds strategic and operational relationships with key decision makers among funding and national implementing stakeholders, and across UNFPA, essential to sustaining effective project development, implementation and delivery.  S/He is visible, available and accountable to UNFPA CO management and all project partners. The SPC provides support to the local government and other partners in the planning and implementation process to ensure that the “Improving access to GBV response Services in Tigray is implemented considering the evolution of the context.  She/he is instrumental in facilitating project implementation using and developing appropriate mechanism and systems and ensuring compliance with established procedures.

Position in Organization:

  • Senior Project Coordinator
  • Job Identification: 8057
  • Locations: Mekele, Ethiopia
  • Posting Date: 01/23/2023, 04:26 PM
  • Apply Before: 01/29/2023, 03:29 AM
  • Job Schedule: Full time
  • Vacancy Type: Temporary
  • Rotational/Non Rotational: Non-Rotational
  • Contract Duration: 1 Year
  • Education & Work Experience: Master’s Degree – 7 year(s) experience
  • Other Criteria: Minimum 4 years in a humanitarian context at international level, coordination experience, GBV programming experience, strong leadership
  • Required Languages: English
  • Desired Languages: Amharic / Tigray
  • Job Category: Humanitarian & Emergency Response

Qualification & Experience:

  • Master’s degree in health, population, demography and/or other related social science discipline.
  • At least 7 years specialized experience in GBV Programming; minimum 4 of which in the humanitarian context at an international level
  • Experience in coordination and liaison with government counterparts and other stakeholders, including NGOs and communities
  • Proven relevant experience in working as a GBV Prevention and Response Program manager
  • Proven track record in budget management
  • Demonstrated strong leadership and management experience within a multinational and multicultural environment.
  • Excellent understanding of human rights-based and participatory approach.
  • Proved experience in survivors-centered approach
  • Experience in capacity development/training.
  • Practical experience in GBV case management and referral
  • Experience in developing SOPs, guidelines, tools for GBViE response and prevention interventions.
  • Direct experience providing support to GBV survivors an asset.
  • Proven communications and inter-personal skills, IT literacy, as well as organizational skills and time-management
  • Good understanding of international GBV best practices and guidelines
  • Experience of working at a global or regional level especially in the developing countries.
  • Experience providing direct services to GBV survivors.

How to Apply UNDP Senior Project Coordinator Jobs 2023

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The Closing Date: 29th Jan 2023.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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