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Senior Project Manager (2 vacancies)
|Location :||Brasília - DF, BRAZIL|
|Application Deadline :||19-Oct-21 (Midnight New York, USA)|
|Type of Contract :||NPSA (Regular)|
|Post Level :||NPSA-9|
|Languages Required :||Portuguese|
|Starting Date :|
(date when the selected candidate is expected to start)
|Duration of Initial Contract :||12 months|
|Expected Duration of Assignment :||Possibility of extension|
UNDP is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender, nationality and culture. Individuals from minority groups, indigenous groups and persons with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply. All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.
UNDP does not tolerate sexual exploitation and abuse, any kind of harassment, including sexual harassment, and discrimination. All selected candidates will, therefore, undergo rigorous reference and background checks.
UNDP is the knowledge frontier organization for sustainable development and serves as the integrator for collective action to realize the Sustainable Development Goals. UNDP provides countries with specialized integrated technical services for project formulation and implementation, capacity development, policy advice, technical assistance, training and knowledge management services.
The UNDP Country Office in Brazil is a key development partner of the Brazilian government and supports national and sub-national public and private sector institutions and civil society to achieve a more sustainable and inclusive society by strengthening democratic institutions, improvement of governance effectiveness, reduction of poverty and inequalities and addressing climate change and biodiversity issues.
In this context, the CO in Brazil has designed a programme portfolio that includes three mutually reinforcing work streams:
The Governance and Justice for Development team works in an integrated manner with the other thematic areas in anchoring UNDP’s programme portfolio. Under the portfolio of the Governance and Justice for Development Unit, a project team supports the daily implementation of projects.
Position Specific Context
Under the overall guidance and supervision of the Programme Analyst - Governance and Justice for development, the senior project manager is responsible for managing and providing technical and operational advice to the implementation and monitoring of projects assigned to her/him, especially DIM projects.
The senior project manager will be responsible for ensuring smooth operations of the project, guaranteeing the technical quality of project deliverables and consistency of project implementation with UNDP rules and regulations.
Duties and Responsibilities
In this role, the senior project manager will be responsible for the development and monitoring of the detailed strategic plan of the projects assigned to her/him, in close articulation with the Programme Analyst and with the focal points of the national beneficiary. The senior project manager will also be responsible for projects management and technical advisory, ensuring quality and results by:
Summary of Key Functions:
1. Provide technical support to projects, guaranteeing quality, efficiency and effectiveness in projects implementation.
2. Manage the project on day-to-day basis
3.Conducts planning, monitoring and evaluation activities of the project
Core Behavioural Competencies
Adapt with Agility:
Act with Determination:
Engage and Partner:
Enable Diversity and Inclusion:
Business direction and strategy:
Business Acumen and Comercial Thinking:
Negotiation and Influence:
Results Based Management:
People Management Competencies:
Show Managerial Courage:
Demonstrate Empathy and Emotional Intelligence:
Motivate and Direct:
Build an Enabling Workplace:
Manage Performance and Ensure Accountability:
Lead with Humility:
Required Skills and Experience
Observe que a pessoa selecionada para esta posição receberá uma oferta de contrato com o PNUD de acordo com sua modalidade National Personnel Services Agreement (N-PSA); a modalidade de Service Contract do PNUD será extinta no próximo ano. Mais informações sobre o N-PSA estão disponíveis aqui.
** PARA VALIDAR SUA CANDIDATURA PREENCHA O FORMULÁRIO P11 (O DOCUMENTO PODE SER APRESENTADO EM PORTUGUÊS), E ENVIE ATRAVÉS DO ÍCONE "UPLOAD CV". ***
A estação de trabalho pode ser alterada dependento das condições da pandemia no Brasil naquele momento.
Para este cargo, o candidato deve ter inscrição no Instituto Nacional de Seguro Social (INSS).