Various Vacancies for Engineers and Architect at UNOPS Ghana Multi-Country Office (GMCO)

UNOPS Ghana Multi Country Office (GMCO), located in Accra, spans across West Africa, covering Ghana, Gambia,Liberia, Nigeria and Sierra Leone.

GMCO is responsible for managing strategic and operational risks associated with a subset of the regional
portfolio of engagements, developing and ​ delivering​ cost effective services contributing to partners’ sustainable results and achievements of UNOPS management results.

The core functions of the Operational Hub are to:

● Liaise and develop engagements, and deliver services responding to partner needs.
● Leverage advice and integrate delivery modalities of the three Delivery Practices and the Global
Partner Service Office.
● Maintain appropriate arrangements and capacity for direct transactional support for delivery of the
sub-regional portfolio.

Background Information – Country Specific

The Nigeria Duty Stations are managed by the Nigeria Country Office based in Abuja, Nigeria.

Nigeria is considered a key player in the West African region, with an estimated population of 200 million and accounts for about 47% of the total population of West Africa. Nigeria is considered a High Priority Country for UNOPS GMCO; being a fragile country with a complex development profile and possessing a high risk of humanitarian emergencies and disasters. Likewise with high donor interest and demand for implementation support, Nigeria is viewed as a country in which UNOPS can add value and scale-up efforts by its partners to deliver on the Sustainable Development Goals, particularly the Government of Nigeria.

Grade level: LICA 11/ ICS 11

Duration: 12 Months

  1. Principal Transport Engineer (Roads) – Retainer(Senior Transport Engineer) (Nigeria )(multiple)

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2. Principal Structural Engineer – Retainer( Senior Structural Engineer)- Nigeria (multiple)

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3. Principal Mechanical Engineer – Retainer(Senior Mechanical Engineer) – Nigeria (multiple)

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4. Principal Electrical Engineer – Retainer(Senior Electrical Engineer) – Nigeria (multiple)

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5 Principal Civil Engineer (Drainage) – Retainer(Senior Civil Engineer) – Nigeria (multiple)

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6. Principal Architect – Retainer(Senior Architect) – Nigeria (multiple)

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1. Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

2. Work-life harmonization: UNOPS values its people and recognizes the importance of balancing professional and personal demands.

3. We have a progressive policy on Work-life harmonization and offer several flexible working options. This policy applies to UNOPS personnel on all contract types.

Closing Date: August 10, 2020




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