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Büro Führungskräfte zu Internationalen Organisationen

Junior Professional Officer (JPO)

Die Bundesregierung hat mit mehr als 30 Internationalen Organisationen Abkommen zur Förderung von deutschen Nachwuchskräften als JPO geschlossen. Die Federführung des Programms liegt beim Bundesministerium für wirtschaftliche Zusammenarbeit und Entwicklung (BMZ); das Büro Führungskräfte zu Internationalen Organisationen (BFIO) ist verantwortlich für die Durchführung des Programms. Angesprochen sind Bewerber/innen mit deutscher Staatsangehörigkeit und mit erster Berufserfahrung nach abgeschlossenem Hochschulstudium.

Da es sich um ein Nachwuchsförderprogramm handelt, sollten Bewerberinnen und Bewerber im Regelfall zwischen zwei bis vier Jahren Berufserfahrung haben.

Wichtige Informationen zur Bewerbung (Bewerbungsvoraussetzungen, Bewerbungsformular, Details zur Stellenbeschreibung etc.) finden Sie auf unserer Website unter www.bfio.de, Stichwort: JPO-Programm.

Bewerbungsschluss ist Freitag, der 19. Februar 2021, 24.00 Uhr MEZ


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UNODC – JPO in Sustainable Development, Development Planning and Project Management, Vienna-Lao


Junior Professional Officer (JPO) in Sustainable Development, Vienna-Lao
Sector/Unit: Development Planning and Project Management
Duration: 2 years with the possibility of extension for another year
Please note that for participants of the JPO-Programme two years work experience are mandatory!

Main duties and responsibilities:

  • Support the development and implementation of UNODC Global Partnership on Alternative Development and Sustainable Livelihoods.
  • Contribute to technical assistance and capacity-building activities of the Unit.
  • Prepare project documents, including the drafting of project budgets according to UN standards.
  • Contribute to substantive and administrative project management tasks in accordance with UN rules and procedures.
  • Prepare documents relevant to the work of the Unit, such as discussion papers and technical guides.
  • Organize experts group meetings and workshops and provide background material as well as follow-up.
  • Prepare inputs for reports, speeches and press releases.
  • Prepare terms of reference for evaluations and consultancies.
  • Contribute to increased exchange with partner organizations in the fields of alternative development and sustainable livelihoods.
  • Deliver technical assistance in the field.
  • Represent the office at international conferences, specialized meetings and other events.
  • Support the implementation of the alternative development programmes, including field visits, preparation of the reports, implementation of the workplans.
  • Support partnerships development and strengthening with the government, private sector and partner organizations.
  • Support the programme visibility by preparing newsletters, briefings and meetings with the media, updating the website, working closely with the alternative development programme manager.
  • Prepare project proposals and meet with prospective donors.
  • Participate in meetings with farmers, trainings, workshops and provide ideas for effective and efficient project implementation.


Profile of qualification:

Education:

  • Master’s degree in political science, social science, environmental science, economics, development, international relations or a similar discipline.


Experience:

  • A minimum of two years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience in working with technical assistance in international settings, knowledge and familiarity with international development work are important assets.


Key Competencies:

  • Excellent communication skills in English.
  • Knowledge of other UN languages, especially Spanish, would be a strong asset.
  • Excellent analytical and drafting skills.