UNICEF Monitoring Officer Jobs 2022 – Zambia Jobs

UNICEF Monitoring Officer Jobs 2022 – Zambia Jobs. UNICEF Zambia programme looking for “Monitoring Officer”. Applicants with A Bachelor’s degree may apply on or before 07 June 2022.

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UNICEF Monitoring Officer Jobs 2022

The UNICEF has published a job vacancy announcement on 25 May 2022 for qualified Zambia’s to fill in the vacant post of Monitoring Officer to be based in Lusaka, Zambia.

Recruiter United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF)
Position Monitoring Officer – Budget and Finance
Location Lusaka, Zambia
Country Zambia
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Bachelor’s degree
Experience Required At least two years
Application Deadline 07 June 2022

UNICEF Job Vacancy 2022

How can you make a difference: Under the supervision of the Nutrition Section Chief, the incumbent will ensure that the Monitoring Officer Budget and Finance – SUN II (TA) will provide oversight for the budget and financial utilization process for the SUN II programme and support the production and timely dissemination of high-quality programme documents and communications – including but not limited to correspondence, progress notes, and records of meetings, workshop reports, donor updates, donor financial and narrative reports and case studies. The materials the Specialist will produce are destined for a varied audience the majority of whom will be technical.

Summary of key functions/accountabilities:

  • Assist in dissemination of UNICEF Standard Operating Procedures for financial disbursements and liquidations to SUN II implementing partners working closely with the Programme Assistant.
  • Receive and quality assure financial reports from districts and other implementing partners and liaise with Management and the Programme Assistant to facilitate disbursement of funds.
  • Monitor disbursement and utilization of programme funds by SUN II implementing partners with support from Programme Assistant and prepare updates on utilization rates as required.
  • Collate financial utilization reports from SUN II implementing partners and liaise closely with the Operations Section in ensuring the correctness of entries (for reference/reporting/auditing purposes).
  • Liaise with UNICEF HQ for quality assurance of financial and general reporting documents before submission to the donors based on the specific requirements by each of the four donors.
  • Support any audit requirements for the SUN II programme by engaging effectively on such process in troubleshooting and problem solving as necessary and alerting Senior Management to problems in a timely manner.
  • Support follow up of cash transfers to partners and government in line with UNICEF procedures.
  • Provide financial monitoring and reporting technical support to partners and government as appropriate.
  • Analyze and share periodic status of utilization of funds per expenditure category in line with UNICEF guidelines as well as the specific donor guidelines.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in one of the following areas: Social Sciences, Economics, International Development or related field;
  • At least two years of professional work experience in international organizations on complex programs with focus on grant management, budgeting, donor reporting and editing required.
  • High level of fluency in written and spoken English.
  • Advanced user level competency of MS Office suite required.
  • Outstanding skills in Excel, including data analysis and development of charts and graphs, required.
  • Demonstrated experience in working in international development with government partners, international organizations and donors.
  • Proven documentation and knowledge management for multi donor funded projects required.
  • Ability to research, analyze, evaluate and synthesize information.
  • Proven ability to express ideas and concepts in written and oral form clearly and concisely; excellent skills in report writing and editing.
  • Knowledge of EU contractual procedures for development funding desirable.
  • Prior experience of working in Africa would be an asset.
  • Excellent teamwork skills.

Other Details

  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply UNICEF Monitoring Officer Jobs 2022

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

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The Closing Date: 07 June 2022

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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