IUCN is a Partner Agency to the Global Environment Facility (GEF) since 2014 and an Accredited Entity to the Green Climate Fund (GCF) since 2016. As an implementing agency for both the GEF and GCF, IUCN is responsible for the oversight of the execution of projects by partners. The combined GEF/GCF portfolio where IUCN plays an implementing agency role currently has a value of CHF 350 million, representing approximately one third of the overall IUCN project portfolio. The purpose of this role is to ensure overall financial management of the programme funded by the GEF and the GCF. In that capacity, and under the overall guidance from the Director, Multilateral Finance.
In the capacity of as a Programme Finance Specialist, and under the overall guidance from the Director, Multilateral Finance, the incumbent will be responsible for:
Portfolio Management and planning particularly for the Global Environment Facility and the Green Climate Fund:
Project cycle management: