|Under the overall guidance of the Deputy Country Director (Programme) and direct supervision of the Team Leader, Poverty Reduction Unit, the Program Specialist - Private Sector Development (PS-PSD) supervises all activities of the Donor Coordination Unit and coordinates the administration of the Catalyst Fund (CF) and the new Business Advocacy Fund (BAF2). Furthermore, the PS-PSD acts as UNDP Kenya’s CO Private Sector Focal Point (PSFP), and coordinates all relevant activities and developments with the Private Sector Division at HQ, acts as UNDP’s representative to national, regional and international PSFP meetings and also advises other Units of the Kenya CO on engagement with the private sector. The incumbent also acts as liaison between the Private Sector Donor Group and PSDS Secretariat at Ministry of Trade.|
Duties and Responsibilities
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Knowledge Management and Learning
Required Skills and Experience
Master's degree in Business Administration, Public Administration, Law or Social Sciences or related field.
Language Requirements: Fluency in the UN language of the duty station
UNDP is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender, nationality and culture. Individuals from minority groups, indigenous groups and persons with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply. All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.
Program Specialist - Private Sector Development