UNEP Senior Budget and Finance Officer Jobs 2024 – Kenya NGO Jobs

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UNEP Senior Budget and Finance Officer Jobs 2024 – Kenya NGO Jobs.

UNEP Kenya looking for “Senior Budget and Finance Officer”.

Applicants with a University degree may apply on or before 21 February 2024.

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is the leading global environmental authority that sets the global environmental agenda, promotes the coherent implementation of the environmental dimension of sustainable development within the United Nations system, and serves as an authoritative advocate for the global environment.

The UNEP has published a job vacancy announcement on 15 February 2024 for qualified Kenya’s to fill in the vacant post of Senior Budget and Finance Officer to be based in Nairobi, Kenya.

UNEP Job Vacancy 2024

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Carry out strategic financial planning and management of UNEP financial resources in accordance with UNEP and UN financial rules.
  • Coordinate submission of biennial Programme of Work (PoW) budget and Regular Budget to the United Nations Environment Assembly and the General Assembly.
  • Ensures legislative mandates are accurately translated into programme budgets; plans and co-ordinates review of budget submissions.
  • Reviews, analyses and finalizes cost estimates and budget proposals, in terms of staff and non-staff requirements; ensures compliance with the medium-term plan and other legislative mandates.


  • Advanced university degree (master’s degree or equivalent) in business administration, finance, accounting or related field is required.
  • A first-level university degree in combination with two (2) additional years of qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.
  • Successful completion of both degree and non-degree programs in data analytics, business analytics or data science programs is desirable.


  • A minimum of ten (10) years of progressively responsible experience in finance, administration, programme management, business administration or related area is required.
  • A minimum of five (5) years of relevant experience in implementing, applying, and contributing to development of International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSAS) is required.
  • A minimum of five (5) years of hands-on, practical experience with preparing annual financial statements for large international organizations involving multiple sources of funds is desirable.
  • Minimum five (5) years of supervising and managing a team of accounting professionals involved in each of the following areas: resource mobilization, implementing partners management, grant management, certifying officer responsibilities is required.

Other Details

  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply UNEP Senior Budget and Finance Officer Jobs 2024

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to this link Click Here

The Closing Date: 21 February 2024

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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