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This position is located in the UNU’s Administration unit, Finance Section. The Finance section delivers wide rage of finance-related services to global UNU system.
Reporting to the Senior Accountant, the Finance Associate supports the provision of high-quality accounting services, in compliance with the UN Financial Regulations and Rules, UNU policies, and established operational practices. The post is located at UNU Centre (Administration) in Putrajaya. The Finance Associate will be expected to:
Required qualifications and experience include:
UNU is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages all candidates, irrespective of gender, nationality, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities to apply and become part of the organisation.
UNU has a zero-tolerance policy on conduct that is incompatible with the aims and objectives of the United Nations and UNU, including sexual exploitation and abuse, sexual harassment, abuse of authority and, discrimination.
Remuneration will be commensurate with the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate and at the GS-6 level of the General Service salary scale for Kuala Lumpur duty station. For more information please visit: http://www.un.org/Depts/OHRM/salaries_allowances/salaries/malaysia.htm
This is a full-time fixed-term appointment. In accordance with the UNU Personnel Policy, the period of initial contract would be for one-year with the possibility to extend. The mandatory retirement age in the United Nations is 65 years.
Staff members of the UNU are international civil servants subject to the authority of the Rector and may be assigned to any of the activities or offices of the University.
As soon as possible.
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