In line with the One Strategic Plan of the UN in Viet Nam for the period 2016-2021, UNDP Country Programme Document (CPD) 2016-202 underlines UNDP’s work to promote low-emission, resilient and environmentally sustainable development in Viet Nam. UNDP targeted policy advisory service and technical assistance will also assist Viet Nam to mobilize, track and make more effective use of mobilized resource, including public/private domestic and international finance for biodiversity conservation, environmental protection, climate resilience and low-emission development.
Under the supervision of Assistant Country Director (ACD)/ Head of the Climate Change and Environment Unit, the POE is responsible for development and management of projects and activities in the areas of biodiversity and environment. The POE works closely with Regional Technical Advisors in Bangkok Regional Hub, and International Technical Specialist, and Programme Analysts in Viet Nam Country Office.
Duties and Responsibilities
Summary of Key Functions:
The project development and management officer position has following three functions:
The PO is also expected to contribute to the UN Deliver as One (DOA) agenda in Viet Nam, through UN Result Group on Climate Change and Environment.
The key expected results include:
Advocacy/Advancing A Policy-Oriented Agenda
Level 1.2: Preparing information for advocacy
Results-Based Programme Development and Management
Level 1.2: Contributes into results through primary research and analysis
Building Strategic Partnerships
Levle 1.2: Maintaining a network of contacts
Innovation and Marketing New Approaches
Level 1.2: Enhancing processes or products
Resource Mobilization (Field Duty Stations)
Level 1.2: Providing inputs to resource mobilization strategies
Promoting Organizational Learning and Knowledge Sharing
Level 1.2: Basic research and analysis
Job Knowledge/Technical Expertise
Level 1.2: Fundamental knowledge of own discipline
Global Leadership and Advocacy for UNDP’s Goals
Level 1.2: Preparing information for global advocacy
Level 1.2: Establishing effective client relationships
Required Skills and Experience
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Vietnam nationals: Project Development and Management Officer (Environment)
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
Hanoi, Vietnam 🇻🇳