Junior Finance Consultant Jobs at United Nations Habitat

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Junior Finance Consultant Jobs at United Nations Habitat

The UN Habitat has published a job vacancy announcement on 28th Dec 2021 for qualified Kenyans to fill in the vacant post of Junior Finance Consultant to be based in Nairobi, Kenya.


Recruiter United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat)
Position Junior Finance Consultant
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Country Kenya
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification University Degree
Experience Required Minimum Two years
Application Deadline 5th Jan 2022

Duties and Responsibilities:

Within delegated authority, the Junior Finance Consultant will be responsible for the following duties:


  • Works with key clients to facilitate the development, implementation and evaluation of assigned programmes/projects, etc. with an eye towards the Cities Investment Facility.
  • Develop a business engagement, financial advisory and Cities Investment Facility.
  • Develop relevant sustainable finance and investment documents and reports; identify problems and issues to be addressed and recommend corrective actions; liaise with relevant parties; identify and track follow-up actions.
  • Provide outputs relating to business strategy and engagement, private sector investment and financing strategies.
  • Establish long-term partnerships between UN-Habitat and key sustainable finance advisors, investors and financiers.
  • Draft background papers, analytical notes, sections of reports and studies, inputs to publications in preparation of various written outputs.
  • Undertake outreach activities; participate in the development of training workshops, seminars, etc.; participate in and make presentations on assigned topics/activities.
  • Participate in field missions, including provision of substantive input, data collection, etc.
  • Prepare budget funding (programme/project and submission of progress reports etc.). Prepare related documents/reports (work programme, programme budget, etc.).
  • Integrate across outputs, and quality control, in collaboration with all activity coordinators.

Position in Organization:

  • Posting Title: Junior Finance Consultant
  • Department/Office: United Nations Human Settlements Programme
  • Duty Station: NAIROBI
  • Posting Period: 27 December 2021 – 05 January 2022
  • Job Opening Number: 21-United Nations Human Settlements Programme-171082-Consultant
  • Staffing Exercise: N/A



  • Minimum first-level university degree (Bachelor’s degree or equivalent) in sustainable urban planning, urban governance, or related field development studies, geography, management, economics that is relevant for sustainable urban development and advising on urban planning frameworks and institutions is required..


  • 2-year relevant experience in sustainability, finance or commercial investment, with a proven track record in sustainability analysis is required. It would be preferable if the candidate demonstrates relevant knowledge of project finance at the urban and regional level.

The Closing Date: 5th Jan 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

Particulars Details Link
Job Advertisement Download
Official Website www.unhabitat.org

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