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Under the overall supervision of the Head, Projects Implementation and technical supervision of Head, Office of London Convention and Protocol, the incumbent will provide high level technical guidance and advisory services and undertake overall project management and governance responsibilities related to the implementation of the IMO-Norway GloLitter Project. The incumbent will ensure the successful delivery of the project with strong functional links established with the other marine litter initiatives within IMO and the wider UN system, in particular FAO and UNEP, and private sector partnerships. The incumbent will also manage establishing project partnership agreements through consultations with the global strategic partners of the project including multilateral development banks and private sector.

Vacancy announcement: V.N. 20-04

Admin number: ADMIN/20/26

Post number: 50006781

Contract Information: The type of contract will be fixed term for twelve months with the possibility of further extension subject to satisfactory performance and availability of project funds.

Date of issue: 28 July 2020

Deadline for applications: 25 August 2020

How to apply Applications must include an up to date Personal History Form (also available from our website and should be accompanied by a cover letter stating the reasons for applying and experience relevant to the post. Applications must be sent to the following email address:

Only applications submitted via email will be accepted. Please state Vacancy Number 20-04 as well as the title of the post in the subject line.