PMO Team Leader

  • Added Date: Tuesday, 08 June 2021
  • Deadline Date: Wednesday, 16 June 2021

UNOPS is an operational arm of the United Nations, supporting the successful implementation of its partnersโ€™ peacebuilding, humanitarian and development projects around the world. Our mission is to help people build better lives and countries achieve sustainable development.

UNOPS areas of expertise cover infrastructure, procurement, project management, financial management and human resources.

Working with us

UNOPS offers short- and long-term work opportunities in diverse and challenging environments across the globe. We are looking for creative, results-focused professionals with skills in a range of disciplines.

The primary role of PMO is to ensure that project management policies, processes and methods are followed and practiced according to the organization standards, while acting as the overall Project Assurance capacity within the business unit on behalf of the Country Manager. The PMO strongly contributes to moving the countries toward achieving its mission-focused goals and objectives.

  • Development and planning
  • Set-up and closure
  • Monitoring and reporting
  • Stakeholders Engagement
  • Quality Assurance
  • Knowledge Management and Innovation
  • Personnel Management

Impact of Results The PMO directly impacts on achievement of project results by assisting the Country Manager to implement effective project management methods and strategies, reduce risks, cut costs and improve success rates. This consequently reinforces the visibility and image of the UNOPS as an effective service provider in project services and management and strengthens its competitive position as a partner of choice in sustainable development and project Services.

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  • Full working knowledge of French and English is a requirement.**

  • PRINCE2 Certification and/or Programme/Project Management Professional (MSPยฎ) and/or PMI-PgMP/PMI-PMP is highly desirable.

This vacancy is archived.

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