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You can earn a $85,000 annual salary as a Programme Management Officer for the United Nations. This position is located in New York, NY.
- Advanced university degree (Master's degree or equivalent degree) in business administration, management, economics, international relations, law, or in a related field. A first-level university degree in any of these fields, in combination with two additional years of qualifying work experience, may be accepted instead of the advanced university degree.
- A minimum of five (5) years of progressively responsible working experience in the areas of economic and social development, program management, and international relations or related area is required.
- Experience with international development issues-particularly in Landlocked Developing Countries is required.
- Experience in research, program evaluation, and policy development and working experience dealing with LLDCs and LDCs is desirable.
- English and French are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. For the position advertised, fluency in oral and written English is required. Knowledge of another UN official language is an advantage.
- Participating in policy development and coordination, monitoring, and reporting of UN system-wide activities related to the LLDCs, with special focus on promoting structural economic transformation in landlocked developing countries.
- support in the policy development and coordination, monitoring, and reporting of UN system-wide activities related to the Vienna Programme of Action for LLDCs.
- Providing support in the implementation and monitoring of the Roadmap for accelerated implementation of the Vienna Programme of Action.4) Mobilizing international financial support in favor of LLDCs.
- Assisting in the preparation of various written outputs and reports including annual reports to the UN General Assembly, background and issue papers, inputs to publications, research in the preparation of reports for annual reviews by intergovernmental bodies, and inputs for coordination meetings within the UN system and for reports and statements by the Secretary-General as well as briefing notes and statements by the High Representative.
- Compiling statistical data related to LLDCs and preparing the statistical annex to the annual report of the Secretary-General.
- Assisting in the organization of expert group meetings, panels, round tables, etc. on development issues.
- Performing other duties/assignments required which are evolving out the mandate of the UN-OHRLLS, including those related to Least Developed Countries and the preparatory process for the Fifth UN Conference on the LDCs.