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Executive Director, UNEP

Job Vacancy

Organization: United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Position: Executive Director Duty Station: Nairobi, Kenya Deadline for Application: 31 December 2018

Experience Requirements: Demonstrated extensive knowledge and experience of environmental and sustainable development issues derived from leadership experience in an academic, governmental, intergovernmental and/or non-governmental setting; • Demonstrated leadership experience with strategic vision and proven skills in leading transformation in, and managing complex organizations, such as intergovernmental, international non-governmental or multinational private sector entities; • Ability to be a powerful and convincing advocate on all aspects of environmental issues and the broader sustainable development agenda worldwide and within the United Nations system; • Proven track record of change management in complex organizations and accomplishments at the regional, national or international level with strong resource mobilization, political and diplomatic skills; • Demonstrated ability to work harmoniously in a multi-cultural team and establish harmonious and effective working relationships both within and outside the organization; • Proven ability to inspire, encourage, build trust, confidence and consensus, stimulate effective campaigns and drive collective action among a broad spectrum of people and organizations at the national and international level to create opportunities and solutions to environmental challenges; • High commitment to the values and guiding principles of the United Nations and familiarity with the United Nations system, including peacekeeping, humanitarian and development settings and challenges. Links Job Announcement: