Programme Finance Associate at UNDP
- Company: UNDP
- Location: Tanzania
- State: Dar Es Salaam Jobs
- Job type: Full-Time
- Job category: Accounting Jobs in Tanzania
|The UNDP Tanzania County programme is organized under three pillars namely i) Democratic Governance ii) Inclusive Economic Growth, iii) Environment, Climate Change & Resilience.? Working in teams and collaborating across pillar, UNDP is supporting the Government to ensure the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as one of the priorities for all UN members states including Tanzania. Therefore, UNDP Tanzania is determined to ensure substantive progress in achieving the SDGs, and that are mainstreamed in its programming and more so as the SDGs integrator, work with the Government in collaboration with other UN agencies and all key partners to encourage mainstreaming of SDGs in all engagement and business operations. UNDP country office in its future programming foresees four work streams namely, Strategy & Programme; Data, Analytics & Visualization; Financing of SDGs, Innovation and Learning. The existing Programme Team is moving towards adopting a portfolio approach while mainstreaming the SDGs and vividly reflecting the workstreams in the programming.
The environment Pillar is supporting the Government in the implementation of a number of projects at national and subnational levels. To ensure ownership and sustainability of interventions supported through UNDP, a strategy was agreed to use National Implementation Modality (NIM) under government established mechanisms and coordination structures. In this case, Implementing Partners (IPs) receiving resources from UNDP most of the times needs support and a strong technical guidance to be able to perform its financial managements functions effectively. As such, the programme finance staff within UNDP and the Environment pillar in this case is required to assist the various teams through training and providing accounting support to facilitate financial and accounting processes to ensure timely request and reporting on funds disbursed, as well as ensuring speedy delivery on project resources.
The staff member that was providing the above-mentioned support started his retirement recently and a new staff has just joined the team.? These TOR seeks to engage an experienced consultant to provide capacity building and guidance to the new staff in following up all pending accounting and Project finance functions.
Duties and Responsibilities
|The objective of the assignment is to ensure timely project implementation at pillar level in consultation with implementing partners. The consultant will be the focal point for financial and accounting support to the IPs (MNRT, TFS, MOW, 2nd VPO in Zanzibar e.t.c) for the entire pillar portfolio. This assignment will be an opportunity to strengthen the capacity for financial and accounting management including proparatioons for the forthcoming audit exercise.? Activities to be perfomed include the following:
Financial Monitoring for the IWT Project??and the Other GEF projects
Sorting out project finance files
Hands on training of the new staff on the following issues:
The NPSA?will work under the guidance and direct supervision of the Lead, Environment, Climate Change and Resilience Pillar in close collaboration with the PMSU Head.
Knowledge Management and Learning
Development and Operational Effectiveness
Leadership and Self-Management
Required Skills and Experience
|Minimum Academic Education Minimum Qualification;
Minimum?years of relevant Work experience;
Required? skills and competencies
Desired additional skills and competencies
The following documents shall be required from the applicants:
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Closing Date : 15th September , 2021.