The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is the leading global environmental authority that sets the global environmental agenda, promotes the coherent implementation of the environmental dimension of sustainable development within the United Nations System and serves as an authoritative advocate for the global environment.
The overall objective of UNEP's Economy Division is to encourage decision makers in government, local authorities and industry to develop and adopt policies, strategies and practices and technologies that promote sustainable patterns of consumption and production, make efficient use of natural resources, ensure safe management of chemicals and contribute to making trade and environment policies mutually supportive.
It promotes the development, use and transfer of policies, technologies, economic instruments, managerial practices and other tools that assist in environmentally sound decision making and the building of corresponding activities.
This position is located in Nairobi. It encompasses sub-functional specialities such as human resource administration, planning, programming / budgeting, and implementing, monitoring and evaluation of business functions.
The Administrative Officer reports to the Chief, Administration Unit.
A. Human Resource Management :
ensuring consistency in the application of UN rules and procedures.
Identifies deviations from plans and proposes corrective measures
Required education : Bachelor's degree
Required relevant work experience : 7 years
Required languages : English (Spoken : fluent Written : fluent)