The Programme Assistant is part of a team, led by the Deputy Regional Director, which provides integrated programme and technical support within a systems strengthening approach fundamental to UNFPA’s overall strategy. The Programme Assistant also works in close collaboration with the International Operations Manager (IOM) and his/her team to ensure timely support to the Regional Office and COs on operational matters. You will report directly to the Programme Associate.
How you can make a difference:
UNFPA is the lead UN agency for delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted, every childbirth is safe and every young person's potential is fulfilled. UNFPA’s new strategic plan (2018-2021, and 2022-2025), focus on three transformative results: to end preventable maternal deaths; end unmet need for family planning; and end gender-based violence and harmful practices.
In a world where fundamental human rights are at risk, we need principled and ethical staff, who embody these international norms and standards, and who will defend them courageously and with full conviction.
UNFPA is seeking candidates that transform, inspire and deliver high impact and sustained results; we need staff who are transparent, exceptional in how they manage the resources entrusted to them and who commit to deliver excellence in programme results.
The Programme Assistant provides programme, administrative and financial support to the programme and technical team, and to support the management of the regional programme. The Assistant also provides some data and research assistance.
Duties and Responsibilities:
A. Contributing to the preparation, implementation, and monitoring process of the regional programme
B. Research and Knowledge Management Sharing Support
C. Programme Financial and Operational Support
Qualifications and Experience
Completion of secondary school is required;
A Bachelor’s Degree in political sciences, business administration, international relations or other related fields is desirable.
Knowledge and Experience:
Fluency in Thai and English.
Compensation and Benefits
This position offers an attractive remuneration package including a competitive net salary plus health insurance and other benefits as applicable.
UNFPA does not charge any application, processing, training, interviewing, testing or other fee in connection with the application or recruitment process. Fraudulent notices, letters or offers may be submitted to the UNFPA fraud hotline http://www.unfpa.org/help/hotline.cfm
In accordance with the Staff Regulations and Rules of the United Nations, persons applying to posts in the international Professional category, who hold permanent resident status in a country other than their country of nationality, may be required to renounce such status upon their appointment.
Application to be submitted online at: UNFPA Career Website
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