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Job title: Programme Analyst, Programme Management
Level: NOA
Location: Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
Full/Part time: Full-Time
Fixed term/Temporary: Temporary Appointment
Rotational/Non Rotational: Non-Rotational
Duration: 212 days
Deadline for application: 8 August 2021, Sunday, 5:00 pm, Ulaanbaatar time

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:
Adolescents and youth issues is one of the priorities of the 6th Country Programme of UNFPA (2017-2022). The country programme aims to contribute to the development of a policy environment that 1) promotes quality Sexual and Reproductive Health services for youth; 2) allows for the implementation of Life Skills Education programmes based on human rights and gender equality; 3) encourages greater youth participation and increased representation, particularly for girls, in national laws.

UNFPA has a strong Adolescents and Youth Programme which is funded by various developing partners and donors.

Under overall guidance of Head of Office, with the direct supervision of the Programme Analyst, Adolescents and Youth and in collaboration with other team members in the programme unit, the Programme Analyst, Programme Management will support the implementation of the Adolescents and Youth Programme, including the UNFPA-implemented Integrated Support Programme for Women and Young People's Health in Umnugobi Province.

The Programme Analyst, Programme Management ensures the effective implementation of UNFPA activities in youth development, with a particular focus on comprehensive sexuality education (CSE). You will be supporting the Outcome 2: Adolescents and Youth of the Country Programme in a middle income country context

Qualifications and Experience:

Advanced degree in Education, Public health, Demography, international relations, public administration, business management or any other Social Sciences

Knowledge and Experience:  

  • Up to two years of progressively relevant professional experience in the field of project/programme implementation and management
  • Knowledge on sexual and reproductive health and rights and youth development and comprehensive sexuality education; 
  • Demonstrated good coordination of multi partners supported projects/programms, excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Results-based programme management experience 
  • Excellent computer skill (Windows environment, MS office applications including Word, Excel and Power-point); 
  • Prior working experience with UN agencies is an asset.

Fluency in both English and Mongolia is required. 


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