Programme Budget Officer, NOB
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) in Pretoria is inviting applications from suitably qualified South African nationals for the Fixed Term post of:
UNICEF is mandated by the United Nations General Assembly to advocate for the protection of children's rights, to help meet their basic needs and to expand their opportunities to reach their full potential. Guided by the Convention on the Rights of the Child, it strives to establish children's rights as enduring ethical principles and international standards of behaviour and action towards children. In South Africa, UNICEF supports national efforts to realize children’s rights by promoting evidence-based policy advocacy and strategic partnerships as a means to leverage policies and resources for children, giving special attention to vulnerable children and disparity reduction. It works in the areas of health and nutrition, early childhood development; basic education; child protection and social policy, planning, monitoring and evaluation.
Duration: 2 year – with possibility of extension
PURPOSE OF THE POST
Under the general supervision of the Deputy Representative contributes to the preparation, analysis, monitoring and control of the budget involving several different sources of funds by grants and by programme components, and progress reporting against management indicators
Sharing UNICEF Core Values of:
Proficiency in UNICEF Core Competencies of:
Proficient in functional competencies of:
Application letter, along with CV and attached P11 Form [WORD] [PDF] should be send on or before 27 August 2013 to the following email address: email@example.com with the subject line “Programme Budget Officer, NOB”.
Only South African nationals will be considered. If you have not been contacted within one month of the closing date, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. Regret letters will only be sent to interviewed candidates.
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