This position is located in the Programme Planning and Coordination Unit of the Division for Inclusive Social Development (DISD) in the Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA). The Programme Management Officer reports to the Social Affairs Officer. The incumbent supports coordination of the implementation, monitoring and evaluation of Division’s programme plan, budgetary and human resource administration and assists with workflow management and substantive review of the Division’s deliverables. The Division seeks to strengthen international cooperation for achieving social inclusion and the reduction of inequalities, by fostering effective policy impact and intensified global dialogue on social development issues.
Within delegated authority, the Programme Management Officer will be responsible for the following duties: