Under the guidance of the Representative, the Chief Field Office (CFO) is accountable for managing and leading the total programme commitment of a field office within a country programme. The CFO represents UNICEF in his/her Area of Responsibility (AoR), leads and oversees the various program sectors and operational service teams ensuring the delivery of quality results in accordance with UNICEF’s programme of cooperation, country programme management plan and overall vision set forward by the Representative.
In fragile and humanitarian contexts, UNICEF action is guided by its global Policy and Framework for humanitarian action: the Core Commitments for Children in Humanitarian Action.
Summary of key functions/accountabilities:
Effective management of UNICEF presence, staff and assets:
Knowledge Management for Programmes:
Programme Development and Management:
Optimum Use of Program Funds:
Programme Monitoring and Evaluations:
Rights-Based and Results-Based Programme Management Approach:
National and Local Capacity Building/Sustainability:
Rights Perspective and Advocacy at the National, Community and Family Levels:
Partnership, Coordination and Collaboration:
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