|Date Posted||January 11, 2019|
Policy Analysis Specialist, Kampala
Organization: UNICEF - United Nations Children's Fund
City: Kampala, Uganda
Office: UNICEF Uganda
Uganda is one of the over 190 countries and territories around the world where we work to overcome the obstacles that poverty, violence, disease, and discrimination place in a child's path. Together with the Government of Uganda and partners we work towards achieving the Millennium Development Goals, the objectives of the Uganda National Development Plan, and the planned outcomes of the United Nations Development Assistance Framework.
Visit this link for more information on Uganda Country Office https://www.unicef.org/uganda/
How can you make a difference?
The Policy Analysis Specialist is accountable for the accomplishment of the following overall end-results through ensuring efficient and coordinated management mechanisms are in place, providing management and monitoring support to the office of the Representative, and contributing to programme development.
Key functions, accountabilities and related duties/tasks
Efficient and coordinated management mechanisms
Country Management Team
Facilitate the coordination of the Country Management Team and prepare an action monitoring report to follow up on the agreed action points.
Collect management indicators and all related documents and disseminate monthly.
Develop the agendas and prepare minutes and reports
Annual Management Plan
Follow up and keep the Representative abreast of the status of management priorities identified in the annual management plan.
Prepare and disseminate the CMT approved list of statutory and no-statutory committees in the office and disseminate.
Management and monitoring support provided to the Office of the Representative
Ensure timely preparations of substantive materials, including background papers, speeches and speaking notes for meeting with government partners, senior UN Agencies and NGO personnel, as well as internal and inter-agency meetings. Participate in such travel and meetings as required, reporting on outcomes and following up on actions decided, within given deadlines.
Developing country work experience and/or familiarity with emergency is considered an asset.