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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.
The Finance Associate will be working under the overall guidance of the Senior Finance Manager. The ideal candidate will be dynamic, focused, and flexible with a strong attention to detail. She/he should be able to exercise good judgement and comprehend the broader view of processes. The Finance Associate will be tasked 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.
This is employment under a Personnel Service Agreement contract (PSA). Remuneration will be commensurate with the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.
This position carries an annual leave entitlement of 2.5 working days per month and private health insurance coverage.
This is full time employment on a 6-month Personnel Service Agreement (PSA).
As soon as possible.
Interested applicants should submit their application materials by email to financeconsultant_KL@unu.edu
Applications must include the following:
By email: financeconsultant_KL@unu.edu