Juba (South Sudan)
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People with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply
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The incumbent may be re-assigned to different activities and/or duty stations depending on the evolving needs of the Organization
The main aim of the FAO country offices, which are headed by an FAO representatives, is to assistant governments to develop policies , programmes and projects to achieve food security and to reduce hunger and malnutrition, to help develop the agricultural, fisheries and forestry sectors and to use their environmental and natural resources in a sustainable manner.
The FAO Representation in South Sudan is organizes in three main units: programme, Operations and administration. The current portfolio of projects in South Sudan includes activities related to agriculture (crop), livestock, Fisheries, Natural Resource management, food information systems is implemented with humanitarian, transitional and development funding. The incumbent will contribute to the country’s programme and portfolio as foreseen in the project.
The finance specialist will work under the overall supervision of the FAO Representative and the direct supervision of the Deputy FAO Representative and corporate & operational support team leader. The Consultant will work on a day-to-day basis under the corporate and operation’s pillar of new organogram of South Sudan. The incumbent will consult with the relevant Technical Units at FAO country office, headquarters, RAF and SFE, and the Lead Technical Officer and line government ministries in South Sudan when necessary.
Tasks and responsibilities
Under the direct supervision of Deputy FAOR in South Sudan and the overall supervision of the FAO Representative, the Finance Specialist Consultant will assists the Administrative Officer, corporate and operational support unit to achieve timely programme deliverables in South Sudan.
CANDIDATES WILL BE ASSESSED AGAINST THE FOLLOWING
FAO Core Competencies
Please note that all candidates should adhere to FAO Values of Commitment to FAO, Respect for All and Integrity and Transparency