Fixed Term

Programme Analyst, Adolescents and Youth

14 January 2021

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia


Job title:                                              Programme Analyst, Adolescents and Youth

Level:                                                   NO-B

Location:                                             Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
Full/Part time:                                    Full-Time

Fixed term/Temporary:                     Fixed Term

Rotational/Non Rotational:             Non-Rotational

Duration:                                             One year (with possible extension subject to

                                                              satisfactory performance and availability of funding)

Deadline for application:                 14 January 2021, Thursday, 5:00 pm, Ulaanbaatar time


This is project funded position


Call to Action

  • Are you passionate about ensuring reproductive rights and helping people during times of crisis?
  • Are you great at multi-tasking, prioritizing and are a talented project manager who continuously strives to improve business processes? 
  • Are you a team player capable of working with colleagues of widely diverse backgrounds?

If so, this might be the job for you.

How you can make a difference:

UNFPA is the lead UN agency for delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted, every childbirth is safe and every young person's potential is fulfilled.  UNFPA’s strategic plan (2018-2021), focuses on three transformative results: to end preventable maternal deaths; end unmet need for family planning; and end gender-based violence and harmful practices.

In a world where fundamental human rights are at risk, we need principled and ethical staff, who embody these international norms and standards, and who will defend them courageously and with full conviction.

UNFPA is seeking candidates that transform, inspire and deliver high impact and sustained results; we need staff who are transparent, exceptional in how they manage the resources entrusted to them and who commit to deliver excellence in programme results.

Job Purpose:

You will work with the relevant Ministries and government agencies, other UN and international organizations, civil society, local authorities and communities, and beneficiaries of the project in its implementation.

You will analyze and assesse relevant political, social and economic trends and provide substantive inputs to work plan development, implementation and evaluation of the interventions such as integrated programming as well SDG joint initiatives.  You will guide and facilitate the delivery of the integrated programme by monitoring results achieved in the implementation.

You will ensure and guide the appropriate application of systems and procedures and develops enhancements if necessary. You will facilitate the work of consultants, advisors and experts, and establish and maintain collaborative relationships with counterparts in government, multilateral and bi-lateral donor agencies and civil society to address emerging issues relevant to the adolescents and youth.

You must effectively influence counterparts from diverse backgrounds to jointly contribute to achieving UNFPA’s mandate, in particular CP outputs on promoting comprehensive sexuality education and youth participation. You are a substantive contributor to the programme team in the UNFPA Country Office.  

You will report to the Programme Specialist, Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights and Adolescents and Youth.

Your Qualifications and Experience:

Your Education: 

Advanced degree in health, population, demography and/or other related social science discipline.


Your Knowledge and Experience:

  • Minimum of two years’ professional experience in the field of development and population activities, with experience in programme/ project management
  • Practical experience in design, monitoring and evaluation of development projects
  • Experience using office software packages and web-based management systems.
  • Experience working in the area of health, youth empowerment and participation and strong knowledge of the Mongolia’s socio-cultural, political and economic conditions is required;
  • Experience working in collaboration with the United Nations, government and development partners, civil society organizations and private sector is an asset.

Your Languages:

Fluency in oral and written English and Mongolian languages




If the above job opening sounds interesting to you, we suggest you view the detailed Job Description at the below web link to learn more about our expectations before applying.


UNFPA has established an electronic application management system. This allows applicants to create a candidate profile, which can be updated regularly and submitted for more than one vacancy. Apply by clicking at the below link:


Download the Step by Step Guide to Applying in the E-Recruit System of UNFPA at Please print out the Guide for your reference during the registration and application process.

Notice: There is no application, processing or other fee at any stage of the application process.  UNFPA does not solicit or screen for information in respect of HIV or AIDS and does not discriminate on the basis of HIV/AIDS status.

Post is advertised for Mongolian nationals only.



UNFPA Mongolia Country Office

UN House, UN Street 14, Sukhbaatar District, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia 14201

Tel: 976-11-353503, extension 3314, Fax: 976-11-353502