Administrative Officer Job at UN Habitat

Website United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN Habitat)

The UN Habitat has published a job vacancy announcement on 11th May 2022 for qualified Kenyans to fill in the vacant post of Administrative Officer to be based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Recruiter United Nations Human Settlements Programme
Position Administrative Officer
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Country Kenya
Total Vacant Post 22
Qualification University Degree
Experience Required Minimum Five years
Application Deadline 8th June 2022

UN Habitat Job Vacancy 2022

Job Responsibilities:

  • Effectively coordinates actions relative to the administration of human resource activities, e.g., recruitment, placement, promotion, performance appraisal, job classification reviews, separation of staff members, training etc., ensuring consistency in the application of UN rules and procedures.
  • Defines conditions of service, duties and responsibilities, and privileges and entitlements under the Staff Rules and Regulations.
  • Provides support in the implementation of the e-Performance system.
  • Provides support and coordinate activities related to investigation in rebuttal cases to the Performance Appraisal System.
  • Provides support and coordinate activities related to the management evaluation and investigation cases.

Position in Organization:

  • Posting Title: ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER (Project Post), P3
  • Department/Office: United Nations Human Settlements Programme
  • Duty Station: NAIROBI
  • Posting Period: 10 May 2022 – 08 June 2022
  • Job Opening Number: 22-Administration-UN-HABITAT-179034-R-Nairobi (E)
  • Staffing Exercise: N/A


  • Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in business or public administration, finance, accounting, law or related area. A first-level university degree in combination with qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.


  • A minimum of five years of progressively responsible experience in administration, finance, accounting, human resources management or related field is required.
  • Experience working in or in support of peacekeeping or similar field operations is desirable.
  • Experience in the administration projects in the context of development cooperation, including review and clearance of contribution agreements and preparation of financial reports to donors is desirable.
  • Experience working with Microsoft office and an accounting module ERP e.g. SAP is desirable.

How to Apply UN Habitat Administrative Officer Jobs 2022

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The Closing Date: 8th June 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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