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.
The Division of Management and Administration is responsible for the planning, allocation and management of financial, human and administrative resources including information communications and technology, the effective and efficient delivery of essential operations services in UN Women, continuous development and improvement in operations, policies, and methods to align with UN Women and stakeholders’ evolving business needs and advisory support to the Executive Director in the formulation and implementation of the UN Women overall mission, strategy and plans of actions.
The Finance Associate position forms part of the Financial Management Section of UN Women under the responsibility of the Deputy Director of Financial Management. Under the guidance of Deputy Director of Financial Management and direct supervision of Finance Specialist – Unit Head, the Finance Associate is responsible for the preparation/discharge of allocated duties within assigned Unit of the Financial Management Section; The Finance Associate will always promote a client-oriented approach and abide by UN Women’s financial regulations and rules.
The Finance Associate works in close collaboration with the staff of the Division of Management and Administration, Programme Division, Regional Office and Country Offices, as well other UN entities in headquarters and field offices for resolving complex finance-related issues and information delivery.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Ensure administration of UN Women's financial resources:
Administer and provide financial inputs to revenue management:
Administer and provide financial inputs to financial donor reporting and other management reports:
Administer and implement financial procedures focusing on timely closure of projects:
Facilitate knowledge building and knowledge sharing focusing on achievement of the following results:
Key Performance Indicators:
Required Skills and Experience: