Project Manager

  • Added Date: Thursday, 26 March 2020
  • Deadline Date: Thursday, 09 April 2020
  • Demonstrates integrity by modeling the UN’s values and ethical standards
  • Promotes the vision, mission, and strategic goals of UNDP
  • Displays cultural, gender, religion, race, nationality and age sensitivity and adaptability
  • Treats all people fairly without favoritism and discrimination
  • Ethics and Values
  • Demonstrates/safeguards ethics and integrity  
  • Working in teams
  • Acts as a team player and facilitates team work
  • Facilitates and encourages open communication in the team, communicating effectively and manages conflict
  • Approaches work with energy and a positive, constructive attitude
  • Demonstrates openness to change and ability to manage complex situations 
  • Responds positively to critical feedback and differing points of view.
  • Generates new ideas and approaches, researches and documents best practices and identifies better opportunities for project implementation.
  • Identifies performance standards, monitors progress and intervenes at early stages for achievement of results.
  • Builds and sustains effective partnerships with the Government Agencies and main constituents, advocates effectively and communicates sensitively across different constituencies. 
  • Focuses on impact and result for the client, builds strong relationships with clients and external actors
  • Keeps abreast of new developments in the area of youth development and seeks to develop new partnerships to promote youth volunteerism.
  • Possesses basic knowledge of organizational policies and procedures relating to the position and applies them consistently in work tasks 
  • Maintains a functioning network with a variety of stakeholders on youth volunteerism and support advocacy efforts of Department of Youth Affairs and UNV/UNDP.
  • Demonstrates comprehensive knowledge of information technology and applies it in work assignments
  • Post graduate/Master’s degree in Development Studies, Public Policy, Public Administration, Economics, Social Sciences, Project Management or related fields.  
  • Additional specialization in youth development issues would be an advantage.  

Important applicant information

All posts in the SC categories are subject to local recruitment.

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Contract Duration: 1 year with possibility of extension

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