Job Opening 167229, Programme Management Officer (Vendor Management), P-3
United Nations Joint Staff Pension Fund – Office of Investment Management
Org. Setting and Reporting
The United Nations Secretary-General is responsible for the investment of the assets of the United Nations Joint Staff Pension Fund (UNJSPF). The Secretary-General has delegated this responsibility to the Representative of the Secretary-General for the investment of the assets of the UNJSPF (RSG). The RSG heads the Office of Investment Management (OIM), which manages a $86+ billion multi-asset class, global investment portfolio, about 85% of which is actively managed in-house. Asset classes under management comprise of global equities, fixed income, foreign exchange, private equity, real estate, infrastructure, timber, and commodities. OIM’s staff are all based in New York and come from over 30 countries. For more information please visit OIM's website at https://oim.unjspf.org/.
This position is in the Operations and Information Systems Section of the Office of Investment Management (OIM) of the United Nations Joint Staff Pension Fund (UNJSPF). The incumbent reports to the Head of the Programme /Vendor Management team.
Within delegated authority, the Programme Officer will be responsible for the following duties:
Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in business administration, management, economics, engineering or a related field. A first-level university degree in combination with qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.
Programme or project management certifications (i.e. Prince2, PMP, PCAS, CAPM, CSM, CompTIA Project+) are required.
IT Service Management Certification (i.e. ITIL, Cobit,TOGAF, BiSL) is desirable.
A minimum of five years of progressively responsible experience in project or programme management, administration or related area, is required.
At least 5 years of work experience in an investment organization, with strong business acumen including financial industry and program/project domain-specific knowledge are desirable.
Relevant experience in an IT department focused on investment management operations support as well as ITIL process and some ISO standards (i.e. 27001, 9001 and 22301) is desirable.
Experience with vendor and contract management, including defining and monitoring vendors’ SLA, KPI, and KRI is desirable.