Programme Portfolio Associate - UNDP

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Job Description
Agency: UNDP
Title Programme: Portfolio Associate
Vacancy End Date:(Midnight New York, USA)16/03/2020
Duty Station:Gaza, Palestine
Education & Work Experience: C-HS Graduate or Equivalent - 7 year(s) experience
Languages Required: Arabic, English
Contract Duration:12 months with the possibility to extend based on fund availability and performanc

Duties and Responsibilities    
Under the guidance of the Operations and Service Manager and direct supervision of the Head of BSSC, the Programme Portfolio Associate provides leadership in execution of services to the UNDP/PAPP Programme Design and Implementation Analysts and Project 

Managers by undertaking the following:
  1. Ensure administration and implementation of programme, operational and financial management strategies and adapts processes and procedures.
  2. Support to UNDP/PAPP programme management, administration of budgets and effective cost recovery
  3. Provides administrative support to the Programme/Project Portfolios 
  4. Support in creation of strategic partnerships and implementation of the resource mobilization strategy  
  5. Facilitation of knowledge building and knowledge sharing, guidance to all stakeholders on financial matters
  6. Perform other duties as assigned.

Required Skills and Experience
Education: High School Diploma, with specialized certification in Accounting and Finance. Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Business or Public Administration desirable, but it is not a requirement. Accountancy certificate from an internationally recognized institute of accountancy will have a distinct advantage.

Experience: 7 years of progressively responsible financial management or accounting experience is required, with knowledge of programme or project finance desirable.
Experience in the usage of computers and office software packages (MS Word, Excel, etc) and advance knowledge of spreadsheet and database packages, experience in handling of web based management systems.
Knowledge of IPSAS and/or IFRS would be an asset.
Language Requirements: Proficiency in English and Arabic languages is required. Knowledge of Hebrew language will be an asset