Title: Programme Analyst
Job ID: 17245
Practice Area - Job: Poverty Reduction
Vacancy End Date: 19/07/2018 (Midnight New York, USA)
Time Left: 15d 0h 8m
Duty Station: Vientiane, Lao People's Democratic Rep
Education & Work Experience: I-Master's Level Degree - 2 year(s) experience
Languages Required: English
Vacancy Type: FTA Local
Posting Type: External
Bureau: Asia & the Pacific
Contract Duration: 1 Year with possibility for extension
Only open for Lao nationals
Purpose: Provide overall quality assurance of CO’s programme management and delivery within the thematic/sectoral areas assigned (Livelihoods and Poverty Reduction).
Reporting structure and partners: Reports to Head of Poverty and Livelihoods Unit. Works in close collaboration with other members of the Programme team, the operations team, programme staff in other UN Agencies, UNDP HQs staff and Government officials, technical advisors and experts, multi-lateral and bi-lateral donors and civil society ensuring successful UNDP programme implementation, monitoring and reporting
Duties and Responsibilities
1) Ensures implementation of programme strategies through:
2) Participates in effective management of the CO programme within the thematic/sectoral areas assigned focusing on quality control from formulation to implementation of the country programme through:
3) Supports creation of strategic partnerships and implementation of the resource mobilization strategy through:
4) Provides top quality advisory services and ensures facilitation of knowledge building and management through:
Ability to make new and useful ideas work Level 4: Adept with complex concepts and challenges convention purposefully
Ability to persuade others to follow Level 4: Generates commitment, excitement and excellence in others
Ability to improve performance and satisfaction Level 4: Models independent thinking and action
Ability to listen, adapt, persuade and transform Level 4: Synthesizes information to communicate independent analysis
Ability to get things done Level 4: Meets goals and quality criteria for delivery of products or services
Ability to plan, organize, and control resources, procedures and protocols to achieve specific goals Level 4: Apply & Adapt
Ability to perform administrative and procedural activities to insure that quality requirements and goals are fulfilled Level 4: Apply & Adapt
Ability to identify and organize programmes and projects to implement solutions and generate resources Level 4:Apply & Adapt
Ability to engage with other agencies, donors, and other development stakeholders and forge productive working relationships Level 4: Apply & Adapt
Knowledge of development planning processes at the national and local level and the ability to apply to strategic and/or practical situations Level 4: Apply & Adapt
Ability to efficiently handle and share information and knowledge Level 4: Apply & Adapt
Required Skills and Experience
Education: Master’s Degree or equivalent in Business Administration, Public Administration, Economics, Political Sciences, Social Sciences or related field
Experience: Up to 2 years of relevant experience at the national or international level in providing management advisory services, hands-on experience in design, monitoring and evaluation of development projects. Experience in the usage of computers and office software packages, experience in handling of web based management systems.
Language Requirements: Fluency in English and Lao
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