Closing DateJul 05 2021
Vacancy Announcement No. ISA-IDK.2021002
Publication Date: 7 June 2021
Deadline for Application: 5 July 2021 (midnight IST)
Title: Programme Associate
Grade (as defined in the salary scales applicable in the United Nations Common System): G6
Duration of Appointment: One year, with possibility of extension (as per ISA Regulations)
Duty Station: Gurgaon, Haryana, (Delhi) India
Expected date of joining Duty Station: As soon as possible (Working remotely is also, an option, depending on the pandemic situation)
The International Solar Alliance (ISA) is an international organization headquartered in Gurgaon, National Capital Region of India. The vision and mission of the ISA is to provide a dedicated platform for cooperation among solar resource rich countries where the global community, including bilateral and multilateral organizations, corporates, industry, and other stakeholders, can make a positive contribution to assist and help achieve the common goals of increasing the use of solar energy in meeting energy needs of the ISA Member Countries in a safe, convenient, affordable, equitable and sustainable manner.
The Programme Associate will report to Assistant Director General and will deliver a wide range of business support processes and activities for a specific professional area of work, to facilitate effective service delivery.
Duties and Responsibilities
1. Support the implementation and management of the Programme
2. Provide technical assistance to programme partners
3. Support monitoring and reporting of the Programme
4. Knowledge building
Coordinate tasks of junior colleagues to ensure support services are delivered consistently and to the required standards.
Perform other tasks as assigned, in area of work.
Professionalism: Shows pride in work and in achievements; demonstrates professional competence and mastery of subject matter; is conscientious and efficient in meeting commitments, observing deadlines, and achieving results; is motivated by professional rather than personal concerns; shows persistence when faced with difficult problems or challenges; remains calm in stressful situations. Takes responsibility for incorporating gender perspectives and ensuring the equal participation of women and men in all areas of work.
Communication: Speaks and writes clearly and effectively; Listens to others, correctly interprets messages from others and responds appropriately; asks questions to clarify and exhibits interest in having two-way communication; tailors’ language, tone, style, and format to match audience; demonstrates openness in sharing information and keeping people informed.
Planning and Organizing: Ability to plan and organize assignments. Identifies priority activities and assignments; adjusts priorities as required. Allocates appropriate amount of time and resources for completing work. Uses time efficiently. Demonstrates high degree of autonomy in the discharge of assignments.
Teamwork: Works collaboratively with colleagues to achieve organizational goals; solicits input by genuinely valuing others’ ideas and expertise; is willing to learn from others; places team agenda before personal agenda; supports and acts in accordance with final group decision, even when such decisions may not entirely reflect own position; shares credit for team accomplishments and accepts joint responsibility for team shortcomings.
Language and IT skills:
Qualified candidates must apply for the above-mentioned vacancy on-line, through ISA’s portal. Any applicants who have difficulties applying through the online portal should immediately contact the ISA secretariat at email@example.com.
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The ISA is striving to achieve gender parity at all levels as it proceeds with the recruitment of both locally and internationally recruited staff. In this regard, female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply for all positions within the organization.
The ISA maintains a retirement age of 65 years.
Please note that only candidates under serious consideration will be contacted for an interview and will receive notice of the outcome of the selection process.
The ISA retains the right to cancel the selection process if it is determined in the best interest of the Organization.
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In addition to the salary, the ISA will provide the following allowances to the selected candidate: