UN Jobs

All Jobs Full Time Part Time Remote



Opportunity Deadline


Share via:

Job Description

7 Year
Male, Female, Both
Master Degree

Brief details about UN jobs in UNEP – FINANCE AND BUDGET OFFICER:

United Nations Environment Programme Logo, un jobs, united nation jobs, un careers, unesco jobs, un vacancies, unjob net, un jobs pacific, united nations careers, undp careers, unv jobs, unjobs org, un careers jobs, united nations vacancies, un job vacancies, onu jobs, careers un org, un job net, un org jobs, un jobs net, un careers portal, unep vacancies, un remote jobs, working for the un, working for the united nations, undp africa jobs, nations careers, nations job, unjobs org vacancies, www unjobs org, onu careers, unv vacancies, unep careers, un security jobs, jobs undp, united nations job requirements, careers un org job openings, un jobs org, unv vacancies 2022, unjoblist, un jobs org vacancies, un job openings, un job opportunities, www un org jobs, www undp org jobs, un jobs 2022, un recruitment, un job portal, entry level un jobs, unv org jobs, un org careers, careers un org vacancies, undpjobs, un driver jobs, united nations job openings, un driver vacancy, united nations employment, un international jobs, un careers job openings, united nations job vacancies, un education jobs, unesco job vacancies, unjobs com, un positions, un jobs home based, undp career opportunities, un jobs list, jobs un org, un graduate jobs, https careers un org, united nations job opportunities, latest un security jobs, www unjobs, un driver vacancy 2022, http careers un org, un opportunities, united nations recruitment, united nations career portal, www undp jobs, un medical jobs, un careers vacancies, un jobs for doctors, un careers org, unv job vacancies, onu vacancies, un job application, un ngo jobs, united nations entry level jobs, un jobs for freshers, remote un jobs, jobs in un and international organizations, un it jobs, un vacancies 2022, unjobs countries, un logistics jobs, un online jobs, unesco job openings, www un careers org, unesco job opportunities, united nations positions, unv international vacancies, unjobs 2022, undp driver jobs 2022, unv org vacancies, united nations jobs for doctors, www un jobs com, un jobs and other, international, organizations, united nations career opportunities, united nations graduate jobs, un and ngo jobs, un org vacancies, un jobs website, un job offers, un jobs 2023, un job search, united nations security jobs, united nations education jobs, un agencies jobs, united nations job portal ,united nations hiring, www careers un org, www uncareers, united nations careers com, unjobs mexico, un p2 jobs, united nations it jobs, un jobs internships, united nations organisation jobs, latest un jobs, un openings, apply for un jobs, remote jobs un, un jobs security, unjobs france, jobs in un organizations, un work from home jobs, un current jobs, un job site, un job level, unodc career UN jobs in UNEP - FINANCE AND BUDGET OFFICER
  • Organization: UNEP – United Nations Environment Programme
  • Location: UN jobs in UNEP  Nairobi
  • Grade: Mid level – P-4, International Professional – Internationally recruited position
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Operations and Administrations
    • Administrative support
    • Banking and Finance
  • Closing Date: 2023-08-03

About UNEP:

Information about the organization that has offered the UN jobs in UNEP – FINANCE AND BUDGET OFFICER job:

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is an association established in 1972 to guide and harmonize environmental activities within the United Nations (UN) system. UNEP works closely with its 193 Member States and agents from civil society, businesses, and other major groups and stakeholders to address environmental challenges via the UN Environment Assembly, the world’s highest-level decision-making body on the environment. UNEP advances international cooperation on environmental issues, provides guidance to UN organizations, and encourages the international scientific neighborhood to participate in formulating policy for many of the UN’s environmental projects. UNEP’s efforts are focused on varying the triple planetary crisis of climate change, nature and biodiversity loss, and corruption and waste to achieve the Sustainable Development Goal.


  •  Checks, analyses and ensures the financial management and budget administration of the Framework Agreements in compliance with the UN Rules and Regulations and European Commission requirements.
  •  Oversees, prepares, checks and validates budgets of all projects financially supported by the European Commission / European Union.
  •  Arranges the regular financial monitoring and reporting functions of the portfolios of projects to the European Commission ensuring accuracy of the data.
  • Provides substantive aid to manage the Framework Agreements with the European Commission and inform strategic financial decisions.
  •  Provides suggestions and improvement plans, based on lessons learned from the financial management of the Framework Agreements and other portfolios of projects with the European Commission.
  •  Checks, analyses and finalizes cost estimates and budget proposals, in terms of staff and non staff requirements and provides detailed input with respect to resource requirements for budget submissions.
  •  Shows as the gatekeeper and custodian of the financial risk on the portfolios of projects financed by the European Commission and develops risk mitigation plans.
  •  Provides direction and support on the financial provisions of the European Commission contractual framework to project teams in UNEP and in the Multilateral Environmental Agreements (MEAs). Secretariats throughout the overall project implementation cycle.
  •  Develops the capacity of the project teams in UNEP and in the Multilateral Environmental Agreements (MEAs). Secretariats on the financial provisions of the European Commission contractual framework.
  •  Provides input, drafts periodical and ad-hoc reports, and correspondence on budgetary issues and responses to Senior Management as needed.
  •  Partakes in inter-departmental meetings on financial matters related to resource requirements and budgetary issues as required.
  •  Points allotments, authorizes sub-allotments, including redeployment of funds when necessary, ensuring appropriate expenditures.
  •  Monitors expenses to ensure that they remain within authorized levels.
  •  Acts as Certifying Officer under Financial Rule 110.4 to ensure that proposed obligations and expenditures are in agreement with approved budgets and established regulations and rules.
  •  Monitors and oversees the work of subordinate staff, including evaluation of staff performance.
  •  Gathers and analyses data to identify trends or patterns and provide insights through graphs, charts, tables and reports using data visualization methods to enable data-driven planning, decision-making, presentation and reporting.
  •  Performs any other duties as needed.


Qualifications of UN jobs in UNEP – FINANCE AND BUDGET OFFICER:


  • An advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in business administration, finance or a related field is needed.
  • A first-level university degree in combination with two (2) additional years of qualifying background may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.
  • Successful fulfillment of both degree and non-degree programs in data analytics, business analytics or data science programs is desirable.

Work Experience

  • A minimum of seven (7) years of progressively responsible background in finance, administration, budget, business administration or related area is required.
  • Three (3) years of experience with the United Nations or similar international organization is required.
  • Work Background in the use of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems such as Umoja and IPMR is required.
  • Background reporting to the European Commission is desirable.
  • Background drafting and reviewing management reports is desirable.
  • Background applying United Nations Financial Rules and Regulations is desirable.
  • Two (2) years or more of background in data analytics or related area is desirable.
  • Background using Business Intelligence (BI) in reviewing and interpreting reports is desirable.


  • English and French are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. For the position advertised fluency in English is required. Knowledge of French is desirable. Knowledge of another UN official language is desirable.


If you are looking for more UN jobs in UNEP, please click here.

Similar Jobs

National Consultant (Quantitative and Qualitative Researcher), SSA10, Cox's Bazar (829666)
Apply Now
(Re-Adv) Food Technologist, FT NOB, Dhaka (829661)
Apply Now
Research and Reporting Analyst (IPSA9)
Apply Now
Technical consultant on Climate Change Project Portfolios & Finance
Apply Now
Biosafety Clearing-House and Access and Benefit-sharing Clearing-House Web Development Consultant
Apply Now
Advocacy & Communication Manager, (P-4), Caracas, Venezuela #90975
Apply Now
Administrative Associate, (GS-6), #566275, Quito, Ecuador [Fixed Term]
Apply Now
Fundraising Manager, (NO-3), Quito, Ecuador, #566274 [Fixed Term]
Apply Now
[Remote] Centrality of Protection Guidelines Consultant
Apply Now
Fundraising Officer (Invididuals), NO-2, Quito, Ecuador #566223 [Fixed Term]
Apply Now