LEADER IN REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH AND POPULATION AND DEVELOPMENT
Job Title: UNFPA Assistant Representative
Type/Duration: Fixed Term Appointment
Duty Station: Minsk, Belarus
UNFPA is seeking suitable candidates for the position of Assistant Representative in Belarus Country Office.
The Assistant Representative ensures the implementation of the Country Programme and also leads the programme team in the country office. She/he substantively contributes to the management of UNFPA activities in the areas of population and development, reproductive health and gender. Acting as an analyst/advisor, the Assistant Representative proactively provides the UNFPA Country Director with information on achievement of results in the implementation of UNFPA programmes.
We are looking for candidates who have:
- Advanced degree in Public Health, Medicine, Sociology, Demography, International Relations, International Development, Economics, Public Administration, Management or other related field.
- 5 years of progressively responsible professional experience in the field of development and population activities, preferably in programme/project design, appraisal and management.
- Proven ability to lead and manage teams to achieve demonstrable results.
- Excellent written and oral communication skills to foster engaged partnerships at a high level of representation and to maintain political partnerships.
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DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS 18 March 2014