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UN Volunteers: Procurement Assistant

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December 8, 2020
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Description

Description

The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) program is the UN organization that promotes volunteerism to support peace and development worldwide. Volunteerism can transform the pace and nature of development and it benefits both societies at large and the individual volunteer. UNV contributes to peace and development by advocating for volunteerism globally, encouraging partners to integrate volunteerism into development programming, and mobilizing volunteers. In most cultures volunteerism is deeply embedded in long-established, ancient traditions of sharing and support within the communities.

 

This position is to support the WHO Thailand Country Office in executing and monitoring procurement services and functions. The incumbent will work at the WHO Country Office but could also be asked to work from home, depending on the COVID-19 situation. S/he will perform a variety of procurement related functions, mainly related to COVID-19, in collaboration with the Procurement Assistant and other colleagues in the office, and under the supervision of the Administrative Officer.

Eligibilities

Eligibilities

Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.

 

Required degree level:

 

  • Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant area, such as Business Administration.

 

Experience:

 

  • 36 Months Experience Required
  • 3 years at the national level in planning, implementing and monitoring procurement services.

 

Language skills:

 

  • English(Mandatory), Level – Fluent
  • Thai(Mandatory), Level – Fluent

 

Area of expertise: 

 

Procurement and contracting

Benefits

Benefits

Travel to duty station (if applicable) and a Settling-In-Grant will be provided in the event the duty station is not within commuting distance from the place of recruitment.

 

The applicable Volunteer Living Allowance is provided monthly to cover housing, utilities and normal cost of living expenses. Life, health and permanent disability insurance are included (health insurance for up to 3 dependents), as well as final repatriation (if applicable) and resettlement allowance for satisfactory service

Program Venue

Program Venue
Bangkok
Program Country
Thailand

Eligible Regions

Eligible Countries

Thailand

Eligible Countries

Eligible Countries
Thailand

Application Process

Application Process

 

  • Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool?
  • Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply.
  • Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool?
  • Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply.
  • This is an announcement for a national UNV assignment. Therefore, only citizens of Thailand and legal residents of Thailand with refugee or stateless status can apply for this advertisement.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

The rapidly changing nature of novel coronavirus COVID-19 has placed significant and increasing restrictions on the freedom of movement of people, even within countries. Such restrictions may affect the ability national UN Volunteers to begin their assignments at their assigned duty station or limit the ability to enter UN premises. Thus, UNV cannot guarantee assignments will proceed as normal.

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UN Volunteers: Procurement Assistant

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Description

Description

The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) program is the UN organization that promotes volunteerism to support peace and development worldwide. Volunteerism can transform the pace and nature of development and it benefits both societies at large and the individual volunteer. UNV contributes to peace and development by advocating for volunteerism globally, encouraging partners to integrate volunteerism into development programming, and mobilizing volunteers. In most cultures volunteerism is deeply embedded in long-established, ancient traditions of sharing and support within the communities.

 

This position is to support the WHO Thailand Country Office in executing and monitoring procurement services and functions. The incumbent will work at the WHO Country Office but could also be asked to work from home, depending on the COVID-19 situation. S/he will perform a variety of procurement related functions, mainly related to COVID-19, in collaboration with the Procurement Assistant and other colleagues in the office, and under the supervision of the Administrative Officer.

Eligibilities

Eligibilities

Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.

 

Required degree level:

 

  • Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant area, such as Business Administration.

 

Experience:

 

  • 36 Months Experience Required
  • 3 years at the national level in planning, implementing and monitoring procurement services.

 

Language skills:

 

  • English(Mandatory), Level – Fluent
  • Thai(Mandatory), Level – Fluent

 

Area of expertise: 

 

Procurement and contracting

Benefits

Benefits

Travel to duty station (if applicable) and a Settling-In-Grant will be provided in the event the duty station is not within commuting distance from the place of recruitment.

 

The applicable Volunteer Living Allowance is provided monthly to cover housing, utilities and normal cost of living expenses. Life, health and permanent disability insurance are included (health insurance for up to 3 dependents), as well as final repatriation (if applicable) and resettlement allowance for satisfactory service

Program Venue

Program Venue
Bangkok

Eligible Regions

Eligible Countries

Eligible Countries

Thailand

Application Process

Application Process

 

  • Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool?
  • Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply.
  • Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool?
  • Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply.
  • This is an announcement for a national UNV assignment. Therefore, only citizens of Thailand and legal residents of Thailand with refugee or stateless status can apply for this advertisement.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

The rapidly changing nature of novel coronavirus COVID-19 has placed significant and increasing restrictions on the freedom of movement of people, even within countries. Such restrictions may affect the ability national UN Volunteers to begin their assignments at their assigned duty station or limit the ability to enter UN premises. Thus, UNV cannot guarantee assignments will proceed as normal.

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UN Volunteers: Procurement Assistant

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December 8, 2020
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Description

Description

The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) program is the UN organization that promotes volunteerism to support peace and development worldwide. Volunteerism can transform the pace and nature of development and it benefits both societies at large and the individual volunteer. UNV contributes to peace and development by advocating for volunteerism globally, encouraging partners to integrate volunteerism into development programming, and mobilizing volunteers. In most cultures volunteerism is deeply embedded in long-established, ancient traditions of sharing and support within the communities.

 

This position is to support the WHO Thailand Country Office in executing and monitoring procurement services and functions. The incumbent will work at the WHO Country Office but could also be asked to work from home, depending on the COVID-19 situation. S/he will perform a variety of procurement related functions, mainly related to COVID-19, in collaboration with the Procurement Assistant and other colleagues in the office, and under the supervision of the Administrative Officer.

Eligibilities

Eligibilities

Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.

 

Required degree level:

 

  • Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant area, such as Business Administration.

 

Experience:

 

  • 36 Months Experience Required
  • 3 years at the national level in planning, implementing and monitoring procurement services.

 

Language skills:

 

  • English(Mandatory), Level – Fluent
  • Thai(Mandatory), Level – Fluent

 

Area of expertise: 

 

Procurement and contracting

Benefits

Benefits

Travel to duty station (if applicable) and a Settling-In-Grant will be provided in the event the duty station is not within commuting distance from the place of recruitment.

 

The applicable Volunteer Living Allowance is provided monthly to cover housing, utilities and normal cost of living expenses. Life, health and permanent disability insurance are included (health insurance for up to 3 dependents), as well as final repatriation (if applicable) and resettlement allowance for satisfactory service

Program Venue

Program Venue
Bangkok

Eligible Regions

Eligible Countries

Eligible Countries

Thailand

Application Process

Application Process

 

  • Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool?
  • Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply.
  • Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool?
  • Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply.
  • This is an announcement for a national UNV assignment. Therefore, only citizens of Thailand and legal residents of Thailand with refugee or stateless status can apply for this advertisement.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

The rapidly changing nature of novel coronavirus COVID-19 has placed significant and increasing restrictions on the freedom of movement of people, even within countries. Such restrictions may affect the ability national UN Volunteers to begin their assignments at their assigned duty station or limit the ability to enter UN premises. Thus, UNV cannot guarantee assignments will proceed as normal.

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FUNDING TYPE

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Description

The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) program is the UN organization that promotes volunteerism to support peace and development worldwide. Volunteerism can transform the pace and nature of development and it benefits both societies at large and the individual volunteer. UNV contributes to peace and development by advocating for volunteerism globally, encouraging partners to integrate volunteerism into development programming, and mobilizing volunteers. In most cultures volunteerism is deeply embedded in long-established, ancient traditions of sharing and support within the communities.

 

This position is to support the WHO Thailand Country Office in executing and monitoring procurement services and functions. The incumbent will work at the WHO Country Office but could also be asked to work from home, depending on the COVID-19 situation. S/he will perform a variety of procurement related functions, mainly related to COVID-19, in collaboration with the Procurement Assistant and other colleagues in the office, and under the supervision of the Administrative Officer.

BENIFITS

Travel to duty station (if applicable) and a Settling-In-Grant will be provided in the event the duty station is not within commuting distance from the place of recruitment.

 

The applicable Volunteer Living Allowance is provided monthly to cover housing, utilities and normal cost of living expenses. Life, health and permanent disability insurance are included (health insurance for up to 3 dependents), as well as final repatriation (if applicable) and resettlement allowance for satisfactory service

Eligibilities

Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.

 

Required degree level:

 

  • Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant area, such as Business Administration.

 

Experience:

 

  • 36 Months Experience Required
  • 3 years at the national level in planning, implementing and monitoring procurement services.

 

Language skills:

 

  • English(Mandatory), Level – Fluent
  • Thai(Mandatory), Level – Fluent

 

Area of expertise: 

 

Procurement and contracting

For Further Queries:

https://www.unv.org/about-unv/contact-unv

Eligible Regions:

Program Venue:

It will be held in Bangkok.

APPLICATION PROCESS

 

  • Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool?
  • Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply.
  • Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool?
  • Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply.
  • This is an announcement for a national UNV assignment. Therefore, only citizens of Thailand and legal residents of Thailand with refugee or stateless status can apply for this advertisement.
Applications will be closed at:
December 8, 2020
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