Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
Background Information - UNOPS
UNOPS is an operational arm of the United Nations, supporting the successful implementation of its partners’ peacebuilding, humanitarian and development projects around the world. Our mission is to help people build better lives and countries achieve sustainable development.
UNOPS areas of expertise cover infrastructure, procurement, project management, financial management and human resources.
Working with us
UNOPS offers short- and long-term work opportunities in diverse and challenging environments across the globe. We are looking for creative, results-focused professionals with skills in a range of disciplines.
With over 4,000 UNOPS personnel and approximately 7,000 personnel recruited on behalf of UNOPS partners spread across 80 countries, our workforce represents a wide range of nationalities and cultures. We promote a balanced, diverse workforce — a strength that helps us better understand and address our partners’ needs, and continually strive to improve our gender balance through initiatives and policies that encourage recruitment of qualified female candidates.
Work life harmonization
UNOPS values its people and recognizes the importance of balancing professional and personal demands.
Background Information - Job-specific
This consultancy is to support UNICEF Jordan (JCO) PME section for the period of 3 months to perform various end-year planning and reporting tasks. The tasks associated with this consultancy will specifically include: UNICEF Annual Report 2019, United Nations Sustainable Development Framework (UNSDF) Annual Report 2019 preparation for relevant chapters for the Institutions Results Group (RG) in consultation with RG members, other inter-agency tasks such as UN Info, CCA (Common Country Assessment) and High Level Inter-agency work plan 2020, UNICEF Annual Review 2019, UNSDF Annual Review, Annual Management Plan (AMP) 2020 preparation, update UNICEF Jordan Country Programme Monitoring Framework prior to Mid-Term Review (MTR) 2020, Humanitarian Actions for Children (HAC) 2020-2021 planning support and support in undertaking evaluations and studies.