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Across 190 countries and territories, we work for every child, everywhere, every day, to build a better world for everyone.
Cuba Program Priorities and Partnerships
Cuba program will focus on three priority areas, identified in consultation with national entities and that will be aligned with the National Development Plan Economic and Social until 2030, the Sustainable Development Goals and three of the five goals of the UNICEF Strategic Plan 2018-2021:
To support the Programme Effectiveness component, Cuba Operations Team will provide technical and strategic assistance to support the program implementation and management. It includes program coordination expenses and cross-cutting elements such as fundraising, emergency response, gender and rights mainstreaming, gender-based programming in risks, knowledge management, research, monitoring and evaluation and communication.
The Administrative Assistant supports the supervisor in the compilation and coordination of work products, ensuring deadlines are met and that established rules and procedures are followed. The work is standardized; yet the incumbent must apply a good knowledge of guidelines, to operationally support the Office. Key performance indicators go beyond the timeliness and accuracy of work to include planning and organizing the work of the team.
Administrative Assistant at this level represent the supervisor in communications involving the exchange of non-routine information, coordinating and following up on deadlines as well as establishing and maintaining communications with staff across various divisions. Communications require tact and discretion. They may also provide guidance and direction to temporary or lower level staff.
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Key functions, accountabilities and related duties/tasks:
General Administrative duties
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