UNICEF Moldova is looking for a Programme Assistant

Deadline for application: 
10 Aug 2018
Country(s) that the job is based in: 
UNICEF Moldova

UNICEF Moldova is looking for a Programme Assistant, GS-5 to support the Communication and Child Protection sections of the organization by performing a range of procedural, administrative, and operational activities (for Moldovan nationals only).

Purpose for the job:

Under the close supervision and guidance of the Communication Officer and Child Protection Specialist, the Programme Assistant supports the Communication and Child Protection sections through providing a range of procedural, administrative, and operational support in developing, implementing and monitoring their country programme, ensuring timely and effective delivery that is consistent with UNICEF rules and regulations.  

Summary of key functions/accountabilities:

  • Support to programme development, planning and execution;
  • Support to monitoring and reporting of programme results;
  • Support in resource mobilization;
  • Support in knowledge management and capacity building.

Qualifications and experience:

  • Completion of secondary education is required, preferably supplemented by technical or university courses related to the work of the organization.
  • A minimum of five years of progressively responsible administrative or clerical work experience is required.
  • Fluency in Romanian and English is required. Knowledge of Russian and another official UN language is an asset.

HOW TO APPLY: To apply for this position and read more detailed information, please visit UNICEF web-page: https://www.unicef.org/about/employ/?job=514918

Applications for this position must be received no later than on: 10 August 2018

UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, preference will be given to female and male candidates from all backgrounds and minority groups, including persons with disabilities, to apply.

UNICEF is a global organization that seeks to improve the lives and health of children, especially the most vulnerable ones. UNICEF works in more than 190 countries and territories to help children survive and thrive, from early childhood through adolescence. UNICEF supports child health and nutrition, good water and sanitation, quality basic education for all boys and girls, and the protection of children from violence, exploitation, and AIDS. For more information about UNICEF and its work in Moldova visit: http://www.unicef.md/  

This project is funded by: