"You're gonna have to serve somebody."
Bob Dylan (1941 – ), poet and musician
UNAIDS is an innovative joint venture of the United Nations, bringing together the efforts and resources of the UNAIDS Secretariat and ten UN system organizations in the AIDS response. UNAIDS' Co-sponsors include UNHCR, UNICEF, WFP, UNDP, UNFPA, UNODC, ILO, UNESCO, WHO and the World Bank.
PURPOSE OF POSITION:
The Executive Office (EXO) provides vision, leadership and inspiration to UNAIDS. It highlights and drives emerging issues, focuses areas and steers the organization, positioning it as a global leader on AIDS. In performing these functions EXO facilitates communication and coordination within the UNAIDS Secretariat and broader UNAIDS, and serves as a reference and intelligence hub.
EXO is also responsible for maintaining robust and contemporary management practices within the organization to ensure the efficiency and effectiveness of its operations.