Service Contract

Programme Assistant - Gender

11 February 2018

Colombo, Sri Lanka

Organizational Setting

The Programme Assistant is based in the Sri Lanka Country Office (CO) and reports to the National Programme Analyst - Gender and Women's Rights.

Job Purpose

The UNFPA 2018-2021 country programme will contribute to the equitable enjoyment of sexual and reproductive health and reproductive rights of all Sri Lankans, particularly among women and young people, and to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) agenda. Within the classification of a middle-income country UNFPA CO in Sri Lanka is engaged in policy advocacy and dialogue backed by evidence.

The programme Assistant establishes a record-keeping and processing of information system and assists in the creation of programme data relevant to population and development, reproductive health and gender issues.

Application deadline: 11 February 2018

Interested applicants are encouraged to review the detailed job description and to email your resume with a cover letter and contact details of three non-related referees to: srilanka@unfpa.org

Please specify the position you are applying for in the 'subject line' of the email.

Only applications received via email will be accepted.

Only applicants meeting all requirements according to the vacancy announcement will be considered.