Organisation: UNRWA, The UN agency for Palestine refugees
Position: Partnerships Manager
Location: Amman, Jordan
Salary: This is a P4 post on the UN salary scale
Closing date: 23/07/2017 (day/month/year)
UNRWA, The UN agency for Palestine refugees
the largest United Nations operation in the Middle East with over 30,000 staff
working across five areas of operation, is looking for professionals like you.
UNRWA is funded almost entirely by
voluntary contributions from UN member states, regional bodies, business
foundations and individual contributions. The mission of UNRWA is to help Palestine refugees achieve their full
potential in human development under the difficult circumstances in which they
live. In line with this mission, the Agency works towards five strategic outcomes:
(a) Palestine refugee rights under international law are protected and
promoted; (b) Palestine refugee health is protected and disease burden is
reduced; (c) school-age children complete quality, equitable and inclusive
basic education; (d) Palestine refugee capabilities are strengthened for
increased livelihood opportunities; and (e) Palestine refugees are able to meet
their basic human needs of food, shelter and environmental health.
The main responsibilities include:
To qualify for this position, you will need:
Advanced university degree from an accredited educational institution in political science, international relations, business or public administration, law, economics, development or humanitarian studies or a related discipline; a first-level university degree in combination with two additional years of qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of an advanced university degree.
• Minimum 8 years of progressively responsible experience in mobilising private sector income for leadership giving, including developing and implementing long-term private sector fundraising strategies with an international NGO or UN agency, 2 years of which must be at an international level;
•Extensive experience in developing a team of fundraisers and developing donor visibility plans, recognition strategies, and planning and reporting procedures to optimize income growth and donor satisfaction;
•Demonstrated experience in financial management, including developing forecasts and budgets.
Excellent command of spoken and written English.
You will also need to demonstrate the following competencies:
Duration: 1 year, with the possibility of further extension, subject to the availability of funds, satisfactory performance and continuing need.
Conditions of service
UNRWA offers an attractive compensation package including annual
salary starting at $70,647 net tax free with post adjustment of 36.4%
(subject to change without notice).
All UNRWA duty stations (with the exception of Gaza and Syria) are family duty
stations. Other benefits, subject to eligibility, include:
To start the
application process, applicants are required to register at http://jobs.unrwa.org
by creating a personal profile and completing UNRWA Personal History Form.
Only applications received through http://jobs.unrwa.org will be considered.
to the large number of applications received for UNRWA vacancies, only
applicants short-listed for interview will be contacted. The United Nations does not charge fees at any stage of the
recruitment process. The United Nations does not concern itself with
information related to bank accounts.
Response email: Click here to email the recruiter
Preferred method of response: Web
Closing date: 2017-07-23
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