The International Operations Manager (IOM) is located in Nigeria, Abuja. Under the direct supervision of the Representative, the IOM provides leadership and advice to the Country Office (CO) on all aspects of office management and operations.
The IOM supervises CO staff as assigned by the Representative.
Qualifications and Experience
Advanced university degree in business administration, public administration, finance, human resources, information technology or a related field.
Knowledge and Experience :
Five years of progressively responsible professional experience in administration, finance or office management;
Thorough knowledge of the UN Staff Rules and Regulations, HR management policies, financial rules and regulations and procurement;
Strong analytical and leadership skills;
Strong verbal and written communication skills;
Proficiency in current office software applications and corporate IT systems;
Initiative; strong conceptual abilities; sound judgment; strong interest in development work, especially the mission of UNFPA;
and dedication to the principles of the United Nations.
Fluency in English. Depending on the duty station, another UN language such as French, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese or Russian may be required.