Regional Resource Mobilization and Partnership Adviser, Eastern and Southern Africa Regional Office, P-5

United Nations Population Fund
  • Location
    Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Oct 04

Position description

Under the overall guidance/supervision of the Regional Director and a dotted reporting line to the Chief, Resource Mobilization Branch (RMB), the individual - located in a regional office - will focus on the development and implementation of a Regional Resource Mobilization Strategy and on building and coordinating Regional Office resource mobilization, partnership and private sector outreach capacity. He/she will also provide capacity building to Country Offices (COs).

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Advanced university degree in international relations, international development, public administration, communication, management or other related field;
  • 10 years of relevant professional experience in Resource Mobilization or partnerships building, including at least 5 at the international level;
  • Established track record in fund raising and public-private sector partnerships;
  • Relevant work experience with UN, bi-lateral, international donors/agencies and/or non-governmental organizations;
  • Familiarity with UNFPA programmes and policies, knowledge of international development policies and institutions, international politics an advantage;
  • Excellent English language skills, spoken and written, is a requirement;
  • Working knowledge of French would be an asset.

Application instructions

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