This Senior Programme Management Officer will be located in the Ecosystems Division at the Geneva duty station. Reporting directly to the Head of the Biodiversity and Land Branch and will be responsible for the following duties:
• Directing substantive support to consultative and other meetings, conferences, etc., including proposing agenda topics, identifying participants, preparing documents and presentations, etc. This includes the high-level TEEB (The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity) Advisory Board.
• Managing outreach activities; designing and conducting training workshops, seminars, etc., making presentations on assigned topics and activities.
|Posting Title||SENIOR PROGRAMME MANAGEMENT OFFICER, P5|
|Job Code Title||SENIOR PROGRAMME MANAGEMENT OFFICER|
|Department/Office||United Nations Environment Programme|
|Posting Period||09 October 2023 – 22 November 2023|
|Job Opening Number||23-Programme Management-UNEP-218570-R-Geneva (X)|
An advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in environmental economics, resource economics, ecological economics, or a related field is required.
A first-level university degree in combination with two additional years of qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.
Successful completion of both degree and non-degree programs in data analytics, business analytics, or data science programs is desirable.
A minimum of ten (10) years of progressively responsible work experience in project or programme management for applications of economics in environmental and development programs or related areas is required
At least five (5) years experience at the international level is required.
Relevant professional experience in ecosystems management, developing projects and raising funds for environmental programmes/projects, specifically on leading research experience in agriculture and food systems, is required.
Experience in national or international policy development is desirable.
Experience in data analytics or related area is desirable.
English and French are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. For the post advertised, fluency in English is required. Knowledge of French is desirable. Knowledge of other official UN languages is desirable.
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