Service Contract: Programme Associate, Moldova CO, SB3

Level: SB3
Contract Type: Service Contract
Closing date: 26 February 2018 - 5:00pm(New York time)
Duty station: Maldova, Chisinau
Job ID: 14388

Job Summary

The Programme Associate is located in UNFPA Moldova CO and reports to the Assistant Representative.

The Programme Associate supports the design, planning and management of UNFPA’s country programme by providing and managing data inputs, providing programme and operational support, monitoring project implementation and following up on recommendations. The Programme Associate 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, gender and youth issues. S/he is instrumental in facilitating programme/ project implementation using and developing appropriate mechanisms and systems and ensuring compliance with established procedures.

Education: 

  • University degree in social science, public health, economy, management, and/or other related areas.

Knowledge and Experience:

  • Seven years of relevant experience in administration or programme/ project management.
  • Proficiency in current office software applications and corporate IT systems.
  • Prior experience in development assistance or related work for a donor organization, governmental institutions and/or NGOs, is a very strong advantage.
  • Knowledge of ATLAS / PeopleSoft or other ERP system is an asset.
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills.

Languages:

  • Fluency in English and Romanian is required.
  • Working knowledge of one or more additional languages relevant for Moldova, including Russian, Bulgarian, Gagauzian, Romani, Ukrainian or sign language would be an asset.
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We are no longer accepting applications for this position.

Moldova, Republic of
Population : 4 mil
Fertility rate
1.2
Maternal Mortality Ratio
23
Contraceptives prevalence rate
64
Population aged 10-24
17%
Youth secondary school enrollment
Boys 76%
Girls 77%