United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), helps developing countries attract and use aid effectively. In all our activities, we encourage the protection of human rights, capacity development and the empowerment of women.
We invite applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:
Job Title: Technical Associate, Sectors and International Relations
Job ID: 27389
Location: Abuja, Nigeria
Posting Type: External
Practice Area: Job Family
Vacancy Type: Service Contract (SC)
Poverty Reduction: International Relations
Contract Duration: Initial duration of one year
Required Skills and Experience
Secondary School, Education.
First Degree in Social Sciences, Humanities, Development and Law will be an added advantage.
Six years’ experience in Development Work
Knowledge of SDGs issues at both national and sub-national government
Demonstrated working experience with government institutions in Nigeria
Good written and oral communication skills in English
Knowledge of at least on Nigerian language
Computer literacy skills
Duties and Responsibilities
Manages the SSAP-SDGs Social Media handles to improve visibility nationally and internationally
Works with the Head of Sectors to coordinate the SDGs line MDAs initiatives
Ensures all the 17 SDGs have Desk Officers in OSSAP-SDGs and monitors their output
Works with the Head of Sectors to ensure Task Team meetings hold regularly
Develop in collaboration with the Head of Sectors a Sectors Coordination Compact
Ensures the Consistent use of the MDAs Reporting Template
Works with the MDAs to mobilize resources, financial and human to support sectoral SDGs implementation
Serves as Public Relations Officer of OSSAP-SDGs and Coordinates Media Engagement of the SSAP-SDGs national and international visibility
Work with the Communication Unit and other Stakeholders to develop and implement OSSAP-SDGs Communication Strategy
Ability to make new and useful ideas work
Ability to persuade others to follow
Ability to improve performance and satisfaction
Ability to listen, adapt, persuade and transform
Ability to get things done
Deadline: 8th December, 2019.
Method of application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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