Senior Programme Assistant

UNICEF Viet Nam is looking for national candidates for the post Senior Programme Assistant, GS-7 level.

Qualifications and experience required:


  • Completion of Secondary School Education, preferably supplemented by technical or university courses in a field related to the work of the organization.

2.Work Experience

  • Seven years of progressively responsible programme administrative and accounting work, of which at least 2-3 year closely related support of programme activities. 

3.Language Proficiency 

  • Fluency in English and Vietnamese is required. Working knowledge of another UN language an asset.

4.Competency Profiles (For details on competencies please refer to the UNICEF Professional Competency Profiles.) 

i)   Core Values (Required)
    • Commitment     
    • Diversity and Inclusion     
    • Integrity

ii)  Core Competencies (Required)

  • Communication [ II ]
  • Drive for Result  [ II ]
  • Working With People [ II ]

iii) Functional Competencies (Required)

  • Analyzing   [II]
  • Applying Technical Expertise [II]
  • Following instructions and Procedures [II]
  • Planning and Organizing [II]

Vacancy Notice 2015-008

If you have got experience of working in a similar capacity and want to make an active and lasting contribution to build a better world for children, please send via email (applications in hard copy will not be accepted) detailed P11 Form (UN Personal History Form), letter of interest (in English) and scanned copies of relevant degrees to:

E-mail: [email protected]

Please clearly mention the post title Senior Programme Assistant in your email subject.

Submission Deadline: 30 June 2015 at 18:00 hours.

Only short-listed candidates will be called for test/interview. Any attempt to unduly influence UNICEF’s selection process will lead to automatic disqualification of the applicant.

UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified female and male candidates from all national, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of the organization.

UNICEF is a smoke-free environment.

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Tue, 2015-06-30