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Programme Officer

Job Category:
Career Level:
Job Type:
Full Time
Agency / Project:
National and International Commitments on Gender and Poverty Issues - UNDP
Posted On:
26 June, 2005
Last Date to apply:
14 July, 2005
Experience in years
2 to 4

Minimum three years experience in handling financial matters in addition to some experience in administration;
Minimum two years of project coordination related experience will be an advantage;
Good command of written and spoken English.


Description (TORs)

Duties and Responsibilities The Programme officer- Gender Development and Coordination will be responsible for the following

Catalyze partnerships and enable networking amongst stakeholders on gender issues in Pakistan to promote knowledge networking and sharing of information to ensure efficient resource utilization.

Mobilize young professionals from academic institutions to assist the Ministry of Women Development to conduct research, coordination and bring in new ideas for knowledge management and expertise.

Assist the Planning expert in the overall implementation of the programme including technical and administrative matters

Monitor and document the implementation of the MOWD programme utilizing viable indicators and lessons learnt/good practices for organizational learning.

Control/manage expenditures maintain and update records of financial expenditures by monitoring the operational and financial aspects of the project within the project framework.

Prepare reports on progress in project implementation for all donors in accordance with donor specific requirements and in consultation

Assist MOWD in dealing with all matters relating to womens rights and issues

To ensure flow of information on projects and project related activities to all stakeholders

To keep liaison with National Commission on Status of Women, NGOs and other civil society organizations on all matters relating to rights of women.

To carry out any other duties assigned by the Advisor to the Prime Minister/Minister incharge, Secretary and/or Additional Secretary, MOWD

Comment on project documents as requested by Ministries/departments and international agencies.

Assist MOWD in negotiations with the donors for project funding

Oversee financial donor assistance and commitments

To participate in steering committee meetings or any other meetings with donor agencies as and when required.

Assist MOWD to develop proposals for submission to donor agencies

Must Degree Degree Level Country Description
YesPost-Graduate degreeMasters Degree Post-Graduate degree in the social sciences or related fields, or equivalent experience