UNDP Programme Analyst Economic Governance

The Programme Analyst will participate in mainstreaming human and capacity development into programme activities, including policy and programme development, implementation and monitoring. He/she is expected to support, monitor, assess and advise on national and state policies, regulatory frameworks, plans and programmes as well as donor interventions in support of inter alia development planning and aid coordination.

Key Duties:

  • Ensure implementation of programme strategies focusing on achievement of the following results.

  • Contribute to effective management of the Poverty Programme portfolio with emphasis on the development planning and aid coordination component, ensuring quality control

  • Develop strategic partnerships and implement resource mobilization strategies.

  • Provide high quality policy advisory services to UNDP and the Government and facilitate knowledge management focusing on the following results

  • Support to other programmes managed by the Poverty Team as well as other programmes in the different UNDP practice areas as required


  • Masters degree in Economics or its equivalent. Additional qualification in Sociology or related social science will be an advantage

  • 5 years of relevant experience at national or international level in providing development management services, hands on experience in the design, monitoring and evaluation of development projects and programmes; institutional development analysis and the design and management of poverty reduction policies and programmes; poverty analysis; poverty assessments;

  • Experience of and familiarity with aid coordination systems and processes will be an added advantage.

  • Fluency (both written and spoken) in English, with the ability to communicate clearly and convincingly to a broad range of audiences

  • Ability to lead strategic planning, results-based management and reporting

  • Ability to lead formulation, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of development programmes and projects, mobilize resources

  • Good knowledge of the Results Management Guide and Toolkit

  • Strong IT skills

  • Ability to lead implementation of new systems (business side), and affect staff behavioral/ attitudinal change

    Application Deadline: 19th June

    For more information and application, visit: UNDP Programme Analyst Economic Governance Website

  • Scholarship 2018/19

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