Type: Full Time
Close on: 10 Jan 2023
The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations that leads international efforts to defeat hunger. It was founded in 1945 and has 194 Member Nations, two associate members, and one member organization, the European Union. Its Latin motto is ‘fiat Spanish, which translates to ‘let there be bread’. FAO’s staff capacity allows it to support improved governance, and generate, develop and adapt existing tools and guidelines. It also works to provide food security for everyone and ensure people have access to high-quality food in sufficient quantities for a healthy lifestyle.
About UN jobs-Project Specialist
administration of the new FAO/USAID resilience project in Abkhazia on a daily basis. This initiative will help Abkhazian communities that work in the agriculture and forestry sectors (forest health, management of forests, and natural parks) become more resilient (promotion of good agricultural practices, including post-harvest technologies). Multiple local staff teams in various work areas will be managed by the project specialist.
The Project Specialist for Abkhazia will work under the overall supervision of the Programme Coordinator for Abkhazia.
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Required Qualifications Of UN jobs-Project Specialist
Advanced university degree in agriculture, forestry, or management of natural resources.
Three years of relevant experience in project or program management three years of relevant experience in project or programme management
Working knowledge (Level C) in English and limited knowledge (Level B) of one of the other FAO languages (Spanish, French, Chinese, Arabic, or Russian) is required for COF. For PSA, working knowledge of English would suffice. Fluency in Russian would be a strong asset.
FAO Core Competencies
• Results Focus
• Building Effective Relationships
• Knowledge Sharing and Continuous Improvement