Associate Programme Management Officer

Website UNHABITAT United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT)

The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) is the United Nations programme for human settlements and sustainable urban development. It was established in 1977 as an outcome of the first United Nations Conference on Human Settlements and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat I) held in Vancouver, Canada, in 1976. UN-Habitat maintains its headquarters at the United Nations Office at Nairobi, Kenya.

UN-HABITAT Associate Programme Management Officer Jobs 2024 – Kenya NGO Jobs. UN-HABITAT Kenya looking for “Associate Programme Management Officer”. Applicants with a Master’s degree may apply on or before 01st September 2024.

UN-HABITAT Associate Programme Management Officer Jobs 2024

The UN-HABITAT has published a job vacancy announcement on 19th July 2024 for qualified Kenya’s to fill in the vacant post of Associate Programme Management Officer to be based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Recruiter United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT)
Position Associate Programme Management Officer
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Country Kenya
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Master’s degree
Experience Required Minimum 02 years
Application Deadline 01st September 2024

Org. Setting and Reporting

The United Nations Human Settlements Programme, UN-Habitat, is the agency for human settlements. It is mandated by the UN General Assembly to promote socially and environmentally sustainable towns and cities with the goal of providing adequate shelter for all. The position is located in the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) in Nairobi, Kenya. The focus of the job is the development, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of programmes, operations and other activities in urban-rural linkages, metropolitan and territorial development, Policy, Legislation and Governance related tasks.

Eligibility Criteria


  • Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in sustainable urban development, rural development, urban policy or a related field is required.
  • A first-level university degree in combination with two (2) additional qualifying year of experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.
  • Successful completion of both degree and non-degree programs in data analytics, business analytics or data science programs is desirable

Work Experience:

  • A minimum of two (2) years of progressively responsible experience in project or programme management, administration or related area is required.
  • Experience in Urban-Rural Linkages, Urban Policies and Governance processes at national, sub-national and international levels is desirable.
  • Previous experience working with the United Nations or similar international organization is desirable.
  • One (1) year or more of experience in data analytics or related area is desirable (none if successful YPP or P-1 with a related degree).


  • English and French are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. For this position, fluency in English is required. Knowledge of another UN official language is desirable.
  • NOTE: “fluency equals a rating of “fluent” in all four areas (read, write, speak, understand) and ” Knowledge of” equals a rating of ” confident” in two of the four areas.

Other Details

  • Job Opening ID: 236706
  • Job Network: Economic, Social and Development
  • Job Family: Programme Management
  • Category and Level: Professional and Higher Categories, P-2
  • Job Schedule: Full time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

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