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UNITED NATIONS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME IN BELARUS
announces the following vacancy in the EC-UNDP Action
“Combat the negative effects of the Chernobyl disaster in Belarus”
The Component Coordinator manages activities and staff of the Project Office in Gomel, coordinates activities of local facilitators in the Gomel and Mogilev regions, of volunteers and consultants involved with the Area Based Development (ABD) project component. Ensures implementation of the ABD project’s annual work plans in accordance with the UNDP rules and procedures.
Qualifications and experience:
· University education in sustainable development, science, economics, management, administration, foreign relations or related fields. Advanced degree would be an asset;
· At least 2 years experience in the area of project/portfolio management or equivalent organizational management experience, experience in community development projects is an asset;
· Fluent English and Russian.
APPOINTMENT AGAINST THIS POST IS STRICTLY ON LOCAL BASIS
UNDP WILL ONLY CONSIDER APPLICATIONS FROM RESIDENTS OF BELARUS
To find out more about these positions and apply online, please visit the UN Office in Belarus web-site (list of UNDP vacancies): http://jobs.undp.org/cj_view_job.cfm?job_id=14217
Applications must be received no later than 15 January 2010.Only short-listed candidates will be contacted