Programme Specialist

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United Nations Women

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Job Type

Full Time


Harare. Zimbabwe

Description :

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design and develop programme strategies in the area of eVAW
  • Manage the implementation and management of the eVAW programme in UN Women
  • Manage technical assistance and capacity development to project/programme partners
  • Manage the monitoring and reporting of the programme/ project
  • Manage the people and financial resources of the eVAW programme
  • Build partnerships and support in developing resource mobilization strategies
  • Contribute to inter-agency coordination on the Spotlight Initiative to achieve coherence and alignment of UN Women programmes with other partners in Zimbabwe
  • Manage advocacy, knowledge building and communication efforts

Required Skills and Experience

  • Master’s degree or equivalent in social sciences, human rights, gender/women’s studies, international development, or a related field is required
  • A project/programme management certification would be an added advantage
  • At least 5 years of progressively responsible work experience at the national or international level in design, planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of development projects
  • Technical experience in eVAW/GBV; experience in SRHR is an asset
  • Experience coordinating and liaising with government agencies, Civil society organizations and/or donors
  • Experience in leading/managing a team
  • Experience in managing large and complex donor funded projects
  • Experience working in the UN System and managing EU funded projects is an asset
  • Fluency in English and a local language is required
  • Working knowledge of another official UN language is an asset



How to apply

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Deadline: 24 January 2019