Duty station Mexico City (Family Duty Station), Mexico Contract type International ICA Duration Ongoing contract subject to good performance, availability of funds and organizational requirements Application period 01-Nov-2020 to 22-Nov-2020 Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.
The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is a United Nations entity responsible for infrastructure, procurement and project management (General Assembly Resolution 65 / 176 of 2010).
Our mission is to help people build better lives and countries achieve sustainable development. UNOPS is a service provider, a technical advisor and an implementer of projects to support our partners.
i) Sustainable Infrastructure : UNOPS designs, builds, repairs and maintains infrastructure in some of the most challenging environments in the world.
Its activities are focused on the development of transportation, education and health infrastructure, among other areas.
ii) Public procurement : UNOPS is a central procurement resource for the United Nations system and governments. It emphasizes an efficient, transparent and sustainable delivery of goods and services.
iii) Project management : UNOPS manages more than a thousand humanitarian, development and peacebuilding projects per year for different partners, ensuring quality, effectiveness and results that meet the highest standards.
UNOPS work seeks environmental, social and economic sustainability, which contributes to the progress of equity and the common good of the countries in which it operates, thus promoting the improvement of the living conditions of the most needy people.
UNOPS has a presence in 23 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. Our services, products and technical assistance comply with the principles of the public administration of transparency, equity, integrity, free competition, impartiality, morality, effectiveness, efficiency and respect for national institutions.
as well as in exercises aimed at strengthening government actions in the areas of acquisitions, infrastructure and management of high impact projects in Mexico.
The work requires operational perspectives, management of resources ensuring transparency, effectiveness and efficiency that promotes the development and continuous strengthening of internal management in order to ensure high quality results, in accordance with the needs of the project partners in Mexico.
The Head of Programme reports directly to the Country Office Director who provid... Education A Master’s degree preferably in project management, publi.
RELEVANT STORIES ""While the JPO programme was a learning experience for me, I was also able to share my own knowledge and skills with those I supervised later on.
I am very proud to be a member of the UNOPS family. The projects and partners we work with really benefit those who need it most"" UNOPS supports the successful implementation of its partners' peacebuilding, humanitarian and development projects around the world.
For more information, please visit : www.unops.org"