Reporting to the Section Head PDIC, the Unit Head supports the Division of Nuclear Security on programme and project formulation, output delivery, implementation and results based evaluation and reporting. The Unit Head coordinates across the Division and other relevant stakeholders to ensure the timely and accurate preparation of the Division of Nuclear Security’s programme, budget and reporting, including activities carried out under the Nuclear Security Fund. They advise on and approve fund allocation and fund matching, balancing Member States’ requests with donor contribution agreements and conditions. The Unit Head monitors the programme and budget process, from planning to implementation and reporting, providing guidance for an effective and efficient results-based management of financial resources. The Unit Head utilizes a results based programming approach to provide Member States with high quality, well-focused and timely information on programmatic activities and to monitor and report on outcomes and achievements. Within the context of IAEA’s Partnership and Resource Mobilization Policy, the Unit Head will ensure the Unit applies a coherent resource mobilization plan for the Nuclear Security Fund (NSF), actively liaise with internal and external partners in the implementation of this plan and ensure systematic and transparent reporting on fundraising and related communication activities and results.
Under the overall guidance and leadership of the Section Head PDIC, the Unit Head coordinates the Team, managing activities funded from donor contributions to the Nuclear Security Fund, including the establishment of plans, budgets and formal contribution agreements for existing and new funding. The Unit Head also ensures monitoring and evaluation of the progress and result of work and its outcome, also ensuring the production of reports on activities implemented. They are a senior liaison officer with Member States providing contributions to the NSF.