UN DESA Consultant to Compile Pilot Accounts According Jobs 2022 Kenya

UN DESA VacancyUN DESA Consultant to Compile Pilot Accounts According Jobs 2022 Kenya: Currently the UN DESA is hiring employees for their upcoming projects vacancy for the Consultant to Compile Pilot Accounts According position. Now for all Kenyan NGO job seekers, it’s a great opportunity to work with UN DESA.

UN DESA Consultant to Compile Pilot Accounts According Jobs 2022 employment advertisement is published on April 14, 2022. Candidates can apply via online by April 19, 2022.

UN DESA EMPLOYMENT ADVERTISEMENT
Organization Name United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA)
Type of Organization NGO
Date Posted April 14, 2022
Closing Date April 19, 2022
Position Consultant to Compile Pilot Accounts According to the System of Environmental-Economic Accounting in Kenya and Mozambique
Total Vacancy N/A
Apply Process online
Country Kenya

UN DESA Consultant to Compile Pilot Accounts According Jobs 2022

The United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA) seeks suitable applicants for the position below at the Nairobi, Kenya.

  • Education: Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent).
  • Experience: Minimum 15 years.
  • Employment Type: Full-Time.
  • Language: For this consultancy, fluency in spoken and written English is required.
  • Duty Station: Nairobi.
  • Remuneration: As Per Rules.

Other Requirements / Information:

  • Academic Qualifications: An advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in statistics, economics, political science, international studies and development, environmental sciences, or related field.
  • A minimum of 15 years of proven experience within the UN system, government administration, non-governmental organization, consultancy service, academia or similar organization is required.
  • Demonstrated experience in the collection, compilation, analysis and dissemination of environmental-economic accounts is required.
  • Experience working with countries in compiling energy accounts is highly desirable.
  • Language: For this consultancy, fluency in spoken and written English is required.

Responsibilities:

  • The United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD) project, “Environmental-Economic Accounting for Evidence-Based Policy in Africa and Asia”, which is funded under the 12th Tranche of the UN Development Account (UNDA), aims to address the technical and institutional barriers to the establishment of routinely produced environmental-economic accounts. The international statistical standard, the System of Environmental-Economic Accounting (SEEA) provides countries with a framework to derive internationally comparable environmental-economic accounts, supporting measurement of progress towards the SDGs as well as the Aichi Targets, green growth, etc.
  • The United Nations Statistical Commission (UNSC) adopted the SEEA Central Framework (SEEA CF) in 2012 as an international statistical standard and encouraged its implementation in countries. In 2018, the UNSC noted the growing importance of the SEEA and urged to scale up implementation, while also noting the strong support for using SEEA in compiling SDG indicators. In 2021, the UNSC adopted the SEEA Ecosystem Accounting (SEEA EA) as an international statistical standard and encouraged countries to implement the SEEA EA. While significant efforts have been achieved in implementation and mainstreaming the use of the accounts for policy, more work is needed.

How to Apply?

  • Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.
  • Interested candidates can fill the online application form by visiting official website. Candidates have to visit at https://careers.un.org/lbw/jobdetail.aspx?id=179241 to fill the application.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.
  • The closing date: April 19, 2022.
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