The UNFCCC secretariat is seeking a consultant
Organization: United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change secretariat
Post title: Chief, Human Resources Unit (P-5)
Contract term: One and a half years with possibility of extension
Summary of responsibilities:
You will ensure that human resource (HR) initiatives are integrated into the secretariat’s overall business planning; act as a catalyst for change to ensure the secretariat is able to meet its business objectives, link HR management with strategic goals and objectives to improve business performance and develop a work environment that fosters innovation and creativity; and lead the development and implementation of the HR Unit work programme.
- Advanced university degree in human resources, business or public administration, law, social and behavioral sciences, psychology, management or related area. A combination of relevant first degree and extensive experience may be accepted in lieu of an advanced degree.
- A minimum of ten (10) years progressively responsible experience especially in the areas of human resources planning and management, recruitment, compensation, organizational planning and/or development, staff relations, learning and staff development, staff counseling etc.
- At least three (3) years proven track record of working with senior managers to initiate and drive changes.
- Demonstrated professional competence and success in the delivery of innovative and cost-effective HR services and the application of HR policies and procedures in a complex multicultural environment.
- Proven track records in developing HR policies, position papers and related administrative guidelines.
- Good knowledge and experience in human resources management in the United Nations common system and/or other international organizations.
- Proficiency in written and spoken English.
Link to announcement:
Application deadline 26 August 2015
Duty Station: Bonn, Germany
Contact details: Applications are requested on-line for announcement number VA 15/030/AS
Sabine Blaum (Ms.)
Human Resources Assistant
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
Platz der Vereinten Nationen 1, 53113 Bonn, Germany