If you are a passionate and committed professional and want to make a lasting difference for children, the world's leading children's rights organization would like to hear from you.
UNICEF, the world’s leading organization working for the rights of children, seeks a Director, Private Fundraising and Partnerships, D-2, Geneva, Switzerland.
Contribute to the strategic positioning of UNICEF through engagement and partnerships with private individuals, philanthropies, corporate and private businesses. In particular, the incumbent will lead the implementation of a strategy to mobilize private financial resources and support for children through the management of UNICEF’s strategic partnership with National Committees, engagement with corporate partners and private business partners, as well as through private sector fundraising in selected country offices. Furthermore, the Director will also drive the implementation and strengthening of a comprehensive approach to engagement with the corporate sector by UNICEF.
The PFP Director advises and assists the Executive Director and the Deputy Executive Directors on matters relating to global policy formulation and implementation under the broad policy guidelines as determined by the Executive Board.
This post also supports the annual meetings of National Committees and the Standing Group, and serves as a member of the Global Management Team (GMT), which is headed by the Executive Director.
Project staff and external candidates selected for core posts will remain on fixed-term appointment.
Applicants are requested to submit a CV, cover letter and P. 11 form, or eRecruitment Profile to firstname.lastname@example.org by 11 Oct 2013.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified female and male candidates from all national, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of the organization.