Chief Field Office (multiple locations) P-4, Caracas, Venezuela

Organization: Unicef

Country: Venezuela

City: Caracas, Venezuela

Office: UNICEF Caracas, Venezuela

Closing date: Saturday, 18 January 2020

Chief Field Office, Venezuela (multiple locations), P-4

Job no: 527267

Position type: Fixed Term Appointment

Location: Venezuela Division/Equivalent: Latin America and Caribbean Regional Off

School/Unit: Venezuela

Department/Office: Caracas, Venezuela

Categories: P-4, Chief Field Office

PURPOSE OF THE JOB Under the guidance of the Chief Field Operations, the Chief Field Office (CFO) is accountable for managing and leading the total programme commitment of a field office within a country programme. The CFO represents UNICEF in his/her Area of Responsibility (AoR), leads and oversees the various program sectors and operational service teams ensuring the delivery of quality results in accordance with UNICEF’s programme of cooperation, country programme management plan and overall vision set forward by the Representative.


Effective management of UNICEF presence, staff and assets in the Area of Responsibility

Effective knowledge management systems adopted and utilized to strengthen area/country programme management.

Situation Analysis prepared and updated; critical programme intervention points and measures identified; and programme work plans, recommendations and reports prepared.

Programme funds optimally used.

Programme monitoring and evaluations effectively conducted to improve programme performance, and programme status reports timely prepared. Gender/sex disaggregated data and inputs relevant to the country programme are provided as an integral part of programming.

6. Rights based and results based programming approach fully incorporated into all phases of programme and project processes.

Commitment and institutional capacities of the national and local partners effectively gained and established.

Rights perspective and advocacy at the national, community and family levels incorporated in policy analysis for establishing and elevating UNICEF’s credibility in national and international policy debates.

Effective partnerships and collaboration achieved and maintained for advocacy, technical cooperation, programme development/management/coordination, information sharing and networking.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES and DUTIES & TASKS Within the delegated authority and the given organizational set-up, the incumbent may be responsible for all or most of the following areas of major duties and key end results.