Job: Partnerships Specialist, UNOPS

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Job categories Partnerships
Vacancy code VA/2020/B5311/19816
Level ICS-10
Department/office AFR, Somalia Country Office (SOCO)
Duty station Nairobi, Kenya
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-2
Duration Open-ended subject to organizational requirements, availability of funds and/or to satisfactory performance
Application period 16-May-2020 to 30-May-2020

Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.


Background Information – Job-specific
The Partnerships Specialist is responsible for developing and implementing the partnership and programme development plan for the office managed by the Country Director.  This may also include new countries where UNOPS is planning to initiate or broaden operations. 

She/he  impacts on the performance of the Country Office by maintaining a robust and diverse pipeline of project opportunities, which leads to sustainable growth of the UNOPS’ presence and strengthens the achievements of UNOPS management results and the fulfillment of its mandate. 

The position will be based in Nairobi as the main donor community for Somalia are mostly based in Nairobi. The Partnerships Specialist will also be required to frequently travel to Mogadishu as part of her/his responsibility to the Somalia Country Office.
 Functional Responsibilities

Under the overall guidance and direct supervision of the Country Director, and in close coordination with the Regional Office and the Partnerships Group, the Partnerships Specialist is responsible for developing and implementing the partnership and programme development plan for the office managed by the Country Director.  This may also include new countries where UNOPS is planning to initiate or broaden operations…

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