UNDP is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender, nationality and culture. Individuals from minority groups, indigenous groups and persons with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply. All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.
UNDP does not tolerate sexual exploitation and abuse, any kind of harassment, including sexual harassment, and discrimination. All selected candidates will, therefore, undergo rigorous reference and background checks.
UN Women, grounded in the vision of equality enshrined in the Charter of the United Nations, works for the elimination of discrimination against women and girls; the empowerment of women; and the achievement of equality between women and men as partners and beneficiaries of development, human rights, humanitarian action and peace and security.
Reporting to the Regional Advisor – Governance, Peace and Security, the Programme Associate works with and provides support to the members of the Programme Team in the development and implementation of effective programmes consistent with UN Women rules and regulations. The Programme Associate contributes to research, financial management, and programme implementation including providing necessary operational, administrative and programmatic support. The Programme Associate works in close collaboration with the operations, programme and projects’ staff in the Regional Office and UN Women HQ as required for resolving complex finance-related issues and exchange of information.
The Governance, Peace and Security section implements regional programmes in thematic areas such as preventing violent extremism; advancing the role of women in law enforcement; women, peace and cybersecurity; and enhancing the availability, quality and use of gender statistics; and increasing women’s access to justice. The section further supports the implementation of programmes at the country level across the region, and works with governments to advance gender-inclusive laws and policies in the areas of peace and security.
Duties and Responsibilities
1. Provide advanced administrative and logistical support to the formulation and management of programmes
2. Provide advanced administrative support to the financial management of the Programme Unit
3. Provide advanced administrative support to the Programme Unit
4. Provide administrative support to Resource Mobilization
5. Facilitation of knowledge building and knowledge sharing
Key Performance Indicators
Required Skills and Experience
Education and certification:
All applications must include (as an attachment) the completed UN Women Personal History form (P-11) which can be downloaded from https://www.unwomen.org/-/media/headquarters/attachments/sections/about%20us/employment/un-women-p11-personal-history-form.doc?la=en&vs=558. Kindly note that the system will only allow one attachment. Applications without the completed UN Women P-11 form will be treated as incomplete and will not be considered for further assessment.
Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.