Financial Analyst at UNEP

February 10, 2023
Application Ends: March 25, 2023
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Job Description

We are seeking an experienced and highly motivated Financial Analyst to join our team. The successful candidate will have a strong background in financial principles and practices, with the ability to conduct independent research and analysis to support decision-making. This individual should demonstrate professionalism, exceptional planning and organizational skills, and a commitment to teamwork.


  • Conduct financial analysis and present recommendations to management
  • Interpret financial data and communicate results to management
  • Ensure gender perspectives are incorporated in all areas of work
  • Develop and prioritize goals aligned with organizational strategies
  • Collaborate with colleagues to achieve team goals
  • Apply private sector or public sector accounting standards such as IFRS or IPSAS
  • Utilize systems such as SAP or ERP to manage financial data
  • Prepare financial statements
  • Continuously seek ways to improve processes and procedures


  • Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in business administration, finance, or related area
  • A minimum of five (5) years of progressive experience in accounting, finance, budget, business administration or related area
  • Experience in data analytics or related area is desirable
  • Fluency in English is required
  • Knowledge of another UN official language is an advantage

The ideal candidate will have a passion for financial analysis, excellent problem-solving skills, and the ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment. If you meet the above qualifications and are looking for a challenging and rewarding opportunity, we encourage you to apply.