Project Coordinator

Project Coordinator

United Nations Development Programme
5-8 years
Not Specified

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UNDP is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender, nationality and culture. Individuals from minority groups, indigenous groups and persons with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply. All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.
UNDP does not tolerate sexual exploitation and abuse, any kind of harassment, including sexual harassment, and discrimination. All selected candidates will, therefore, undergo rigorous reference and background checks.
Under the direct supervision of the Team Lead (Nature, Climate, Energy, or NCE) and matrixed to the Regional Programme Coordinator, the Project Coordinator is responsible for ensuring the timely implementation of project activities and the achievement of project targets and results. S/he plans project activities and inputs at the regional level, in close consultation with relevant national project managers, as relevant, manages the day-to-day implementation of the project activities at the regional levels under his/her portfolio and supervises project experts and personnel.
S/he works in close collaboration with the various units within the UNDP Bangkok Regional Hub (BRH) such as the Nature, Climate, Energy team, Programme Management Unit (PMU), Country Office Support, Management Advisory and Operations teams as well as relevant Country Offices (CO) which are relevant and contribute to the project delivery. S/he also maintains effective working relationships with responsible parties, if any, donors and other partners such as UN agencies.
S/he is responsible for the quality reporting to the donors through required progress and financial reports and ensure that the donors are kept informed of important milestones met by the projects, risks and challenges the projects face, and risks mitigation measures to be applied.
S/he will be responsible for a set of projects, including, but not limited to, the following (once finalized, other related projects may be added):
(1) Promoting the use of solar technologies for agricultural and rural development in Cambodia and Myanmar, financed by the Korean Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (MAFRA)
(2) Establish Integrated Water Management System and Climate Resilience in Vulnerable Areas in the Mekong Richer Basin in Lao and Cambodia financed by the Korean Ministry of Environment (MoE).
S/he is expected to contribute to BRH’s resources mobilization efforts to finance new and strategic interventions to position strongly UNDP in the region and to the coordination of a portfolio or projects linked to the NCE thematic areas.

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