United Nations Volunteers Administrative Officer Jobs in Kenya

United Nations Volunteers Administrative Officer Jobs in Kenya

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum Age 25 years old.

  • Nationals of the country of assignment are not eligible, except the assignments in Headquarters duty stations.

    Description of Task

    Under the direct supervision of the Deputy Director, Corporate Services Division, the UN Volunteer will undertake the following tasks:

  • Support the Deputy Director on technical and functional issues across the operational spectrum that impact the effectiveness of the division and organization.

  • Assist in the preparation and finalization of various materials including correspondence, background papers and briefing notes, in the compilation of inputs into reports, as well as in the preparation of summaries of discussions and outcomes of meetings.

  • Coordinates inputs; drafts correspondence for the Deputy Director's signature.

  • Undertake research and analysis on any issue of relevance to the Deputy Director, such as policy issues, administrative matters, local conditions.

  • Liaises with the heads of unit of the Division, as well as with the Director’s office and heads of divisions/offices outside the Corporate Services Division.

  • Support the Deputy Director on administrative issues.


  • Required degree level Master degree or equivalent

    Education - Additional Comments

  • Environmental Science,International relations,Business management

  • Required experience 24 Months

    Experience Remark

  • 2 years of relevant experience at
    the national or international level in policy financial and project planning, analysis and research.

  • Experience in the management of projects, including monitoring and evaluation is a plus.

  • Project management skills and knowledge is an asset.

    Language skills

  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent

  • Area of Expertise Development programme management, Monitoring and evaluation

    Area of Expertise Details

  • Good project cycle management skills covering project design, implementation and monitoring.

  • Experience and knowledge of UNEP is an asset.

    Competencies values

  • Accountability, Adaptability and Flexibility, Building Trust, Client Orientation, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Creativity, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Knowledge Sharing, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Working in Teams

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; United Nations Volunteers Administrative Officer Jobs in Kenya

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