Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
UNICEF works in some of the world’s toughest places, to reach the world’s most disadvantaged children. To save their lives. To defend their rights. To help them fulfill their potential.
Across 190 countries and territories, we work for every child, everywhere, every day, to build a better world for everyone.
And we never give up.
Purpose for the job: The position servers as Programme Associate to the Chief of Planning. The position functions as principal assistant for the overall planning, monitoring and reporting functions.
Under the general supervision and guidance of the supervisor, the programme assistant is responsible, amongst other, to support preparation of data summary of programme management & performance monitoring activities, online IMEP; supporting other programme/systems management, performance reporting activities, including pulling and synthesizing programme information from VISION and InSight as well as providing support to BDInfo database update and training.
How can you make a difference?
Key function, accountabilities and related duties/tasks
Support to programme management & performance monitoring activities:
Support reporting of results and review of programme implementation
Support to Programme Monitoring activities:
To qualify as an advocate for every child you will have:
Education: Completion of Secondary education, preferably supplemented by technical or university courses related to the work of the organization.
Experience: A minimum of 6 years of progressively responsible work experience in a related field such as research and/or library/website/database management activities.Proficiency of using computers and especially in word processing, spreadsheets, graphics, internet and email essential. Working knowledge on database creation and management is essential. Analytical skills for generating reports on the end use of publications desirable.
Language Requirements: Fluency in English both written and spoken.
For every Child, you demonstrate:
UNICEF’s core values of Commitment, Diversity and Integrity and core competencies in Communication, Working with People and Drive for Results.
The technical competencies required for this post are:
UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages all Bangladeshi candidates, irrespective of gender, nationality, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of the organization.