Apply for Vacancy for Program Management Officer at United Nations Human Settlements Program (UNHSP) in Kenya. The deadline for this application is 2nd January 2021.
UN-Habitat, the United Nations Human Settlements Program, is mandated by the UN General Assembly to promote socially and environmentally sustainable towns and cities with the goal of providing adequate and affordable housing for all. It works with organizations at every level, including all spheres of government, civil society and the private sector, to help build, manage, plan and finance sustainable urban development. UN-Habitat supports New Urban Agenda partners and governments at all levels in formulating and implementing progressive housing sector reforms, policies, programs and legislation which contribute to the creation of inclusive and sustainable cities, and comply with international law relating to the right to adequate housing. It provides expertise to support sound analysis of the housing sector and, in particular, the review of key legislation and elements affecting affordable housing provisions.
Advanced university degree in urban planning, architecture, social, environmental or political sciences, or other urban development oriented studies with focus on housing issues. Additionally, a first-level university degree in combination with qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.
A minimum of five years of progressively responsible experience in project or program management, administration or related area.
English and French are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. Also, for this position fluency in English (both oral and written) is required; knowledge of another UN official language is desirable.
Evaluation of qualified candidates may include an assessment exercise which may be followed by competency-based interview.
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|Type of Opportunity||General Job|
|Company Name||United Nations Human Settlements Program|