Organizational Setting and Reporting Relationships:
This position is with the Global Maritime Crime Programme (GMCP) within the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) Regional Office for West and Central Africa (ROSEN) located in Senegal, Dakar. Working under the direct supervision of the Programme Officer and the general direction and supervision of the Programme Associate based in the Dakar Office. The incumbent will assist in the general operations and execution of the projects as well as other GMCP activities as relevant.
Summary of Key Functions:
Within the assigned authority, the Programme Associate will be responsible for the following duties:
Assists in the preparation and analysis of budget proposals; provides assistance in the interpretation of budget guidelines; reviews and coordinates submissions of programme proposals and budget estimates, ensuring that requisite information is included and justified in terms of proposed activities; prepares reports and ensures that outputs/services are properly categorized; proposes adjustments as necessary.
Planning & Organizing:
Completion of secondary school is required. A degree in business, management or public administration (or relevant) corresponding to 4 years or more of post-secondary education is required.
UNDP does not tolerate sexual exploitation and abuse, any kind of harassment, including sexual harassment, and discrimination. All selected candidates will, therefore, undergo rigorous reference and background checks.