Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
The Regional Office for the Near East and North Africa (RNE) is responsible for leading FAO’s response to regional priorities for food security, agriculture and rural development through the identification, planning and implementation of FAO’s priority activities in the region. It ensures a multidisciplinary approach to programmes, identifies priority areas of action for the Organization in the Region and, in collaboration with departments and divisions at Headquarters, develops, promotes and oversees FAO's strategic response to regional priorities.
RNE also advises on the incorporation of regional priorities into the Organization’s Programme of Work and Budget and implements approved programmes and projects in the region, monitors the level of programme implementation and draws attention to problems and deficiencies. RNE develops and maintains relations with region-wide institutions including the Regional Economic Integration Organizations (REIOs).
The Regional Office supports regional policy dialogue on food security, agriculture and rural development issues, facilitates the emergence of regional partnerships, and supports capacity development and resource mobilization for food security, agriculture and rural development in the region.
Under the overall technical guidance of the Office of Human Resources, the International PSA Subscriber reports to RNE Regional HR Officer.
Tasks and responsibilities:
Under the overall supervision of the HR Officer of the Regional Office for the Near East and North Africa and in close collaboration with the HR Team of the HR Unit in Cairo, the incumbent will carry out the following duties:
CANDIDATES WILL BE ASSESSED AGAINST THE FOLLOWING:
Additional Selection criteria:
FAO Core Competencies: