Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
If you are a committed, creative professional and are passionate about making a lasting difference for children, the world's leading children's rights organization would like to hear from you. For 70 years, UNICEF has been working on the ground in 190 countries and territories to promote children's survival, protection and development. The world's largest provider of vaccines for developing countries, UNICEF supports child health and nutrition, good water and sanitation, quality basic education for all boys and girls, and the protection of children from violence, exploitation, and AIDS. UNICEF is funded entirely by the voluntary contributions of individuals, businesses, foundations and governments.
Purpose of the Position
Under the supervision and guidance of the Chief of Section, the programme assistant supports the respective section through providing a range of financial, procedural, administrative, and operational support in developing, implementing, executing and monitoring their country programme, ensuring effective and timely delivery that is consistent with UNICEF rules and regulations. Provides technical support and assistance in the preparation, monitoring and control of the Section’s budget and performance data involving several sources of funds, information gathering and analysis of data and trends.
Key Accountabilities and Duties & Tasks
Under the general supervision of the Chief of Child Protection, , performs a variety of information gathering, monitoring, technical, financial and administrative services of moderate scope and difficulty, in support of the Child Protection Programme
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Qualifications of Successful Candidate
Competencies of Successful Candidate