RE-ADVERTISEMENT: NATIONAL POST : Programme Assistant, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Country Office

Level: G-5
Contract Type: Fixed Term Appointment
Closing date: 11 March 2018 - 5:00pm (Kuala Lumpur time)
Duty station: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Job ID: 14610

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS VACANCY IS OPEN ONLY TO NATIONALS OF MALAYSIA 

Position Summary:

The Programme Assistant delivers quality programme support services to principally internal but also external clients, mastering all relevant rules, guidelines, processes and procedures. S/He is client and results-oriented in service of the country programme. S/He also applies established systems and procedures and assists in the creation of substantive knowledge by compiling, synthesizing and analyzing information relevant to population and development, reproductive health and gender issue.  

Requirements:

Qualifications and Experience

Education:
-Completed Secondary Level Education required. Bachelor’s degree in finance, public health, population, economics, demography and /or other related social sciences field is preferable.
Knowledge and Experience: 
-Five (5) years of relevant experience in social sector/programme development would be an asset. 
- Knowledge on results based management
- Working in team
- Time management and multi-tasking ability
- Knowledge of asset management
- Knowledge of financial management
- Proven skills in communication and writing.
- Ability to express clearly and concisely ideas and concepts in written and oral form.
- Knowledge of computer systems and applications (Word, Excel and PowerPoint). 

Languages:
Fluency in English is required. Proficiency in Bahasa Malaysia required.

We are no longer accepting applications for this position.

Malaysia
Population : 31.6 mil
Fertility rate
2
Maternal Mortality Ratio
40
Contraceptives prevalence rate
53
Population aged 10-24
27%