This position is located in the United Nations Development Coordination Office (UNDCO) and reports to the Chief of the Strategic Finance Section in the Policy and Programming Branch. The Sustainable Development Officer (Private Sector Officer) works closely with the Partnerships Section in the Branch.
Within delegated authority, and working closely with the Programme Officer (Innovative Finance Officer), the Sustainable Development Officer (Private Sector Officer) will be responsible for the following:
Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in sustainable development, economics, public policy, public administration, finance, natural resources management, engineering, law, social sciences or related field. A first-level university degree in combination with qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.
English and French are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. For the post advertised, fluency in English is required. Knowledge of another official UN language is an advantage.