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International Engineering & Computer System Support Jobs 


Issue Dated July 15, 2011

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USER EXPERIENCE DESIGNER 

BALTIMORE MD

 

Catholic Relief Services has posted an opening for a User Experience
Designer who 

works closely with the Web Creative Director, Online Editorial Team and
the Online 

Community Team as well as other online content owners and developers to
first design 

wireframes of ideas and basic concepts, and then iterate to a fully
realized design 

solution.  REQUIRES: 3-5 years' experience in user-centered design
techniques and 

user experience research activities such as standard usability testing,
heuristic 

evaluation, card sorting, focus groups and survey design.  Undergraduate
degree in 

Design, Visual Communications or Human Centered Computing.  For more
information 

and to apply visit www.crs.org/about/careers/.  Vacancy no: D479

 

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CASSAVA+ SCIENTIST, AGRONOMY

ABUJA, NIGERIA

 

The International Fertilizer Development Center (IFDC), a public
international 

organization founded in 1974 to assist in the quest for global food
security, is seeking a 

Cassava+ Scientist, Agronomy in Abuja.  Required Skills: Support and
supervise 

agronomic field teams in developing training materials, protocols, and
procedures for 

improved cassava farming practices; Support, advise, supervise the
agronomic field 

teams with the introduction and implementation of ISFM practices
specific to each 

intervention site; Supervise and support field agronomists in
development of on-farm 

trails and demonstrations; Develop agronomic training materials for key
service 

providers; Support development of implementation protocols and
organization of 

cassava multiplication farms in targeted sites; Work with key fertilizer
stakeholders to 

introduce appropriate fertilizer blend targeted towards Nigerian root
and tuber farmers. 

Required Experience: Master's Degree in agronomy, tropical agriculture,
or related 

field; Minimum of five years of relevant experience in West Africa; 4-5
years proven 

field experience in agricultural technology development and
implementation; 

Knowledge of cassava production practices; Ability to successfully
perform multiple 

tasks; Ability to work independently and to take initiative; Excellent
oral, written and 

inter personal and communication skills in English; Experience in
designing technical 

training materials and delivering training programs; Ability and
willingness to travel 

frequently in the region; High level of initiative and enthusiasm.  TO
APPLY: Please 

visit our web site www.ifdc.org, Employment, for complete job
requirements and 

instructions for application.

 

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OWEIS ENGINEERING INC.

 

Oweis Engineering Inc. is seeking to fill two positions for candidates
experienced with 

Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA) in a newly established project
office in 

Jubail, Saudi Arabia as well as a position in the New Jersey, USA
office.  The 

candidates we are seeking are described as follows.  TO APPLY:  Please
send resumes 

to info at oweisengineering.com.  Visit our website at
www.oweisengineering.com  

 

ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTIST /BIOLOGIST/ HYDROGEOLOGIST, CHEMICAL 

ENGINEER, CIVIL/ ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEER/ MINING

JUBAIL, SAUDI ARABIA

 

REQUIRES: Individual with a minimum 15 years' experience in conducting 

environmental analysis related to operation of metals and minerals
industries and/or 

petrochemical industries. Candidate shall have a minimum of B.Sc Degree
from 

recognized western university in any of the following disciplines:
Environmental 

Science, Biology, Hydrogeology, Chemical Engineering, Civil/
Environmental 

Engineering, Mining. Position for newly established office in Jubail,
Saudi Arabia. 

 

BIOLOGIST/ METEOROLOGIST/ ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEER/ 

OCEANOGRAPHER

JUBAIL, SAUDI ARABIA

 

REQUIRES: Individual with a minimum 15 years' experience in any of the
following 

disciplines: Hydrogeology, Water Quality, Soil Science, Industrial Waste
Treatment, 

Air Quality, Marine Science. Minimum of B.Sc in one of the following
disciplines from 

a recognized western university: Biology, Meteorology, Environmental
Engineering, 

Oceanography.  Position for newly established office in Jubail, Saudi
Arabia. 

 

BIOLOGIST/ METEOROLOGIST/ ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEER/ 

OCEANOGRAPHER

CEDAR KNOLLS, NEW JERSEY

 

REQUIRES: Individual with a minimum 15 years' experience in any of the
following 

disciplines: Hydrogeology, Water Quality, Soil Science, Industrial Waste
Treatment, 

Air Quality, Marine Science. Minimum of B.Sc in one of the following
disciplines from 

a recognized western university: Biology, Meteorology, Environmental
Engineering, 

Oceanography.  Position for newly established office in Cedar Knolls,
New Jersey USA 

office (US Citizens only).  

 

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ASHOKA

 

Ashoka has posted an opening for the following positions.  For more
information and to 

apply go to www.ashoka.org/getinvolved/team

 

APPLICATION/ PLATFORM MANAGER

ARLINGTON, VA

Ashoka has posted an opening for a Salesforce Platform Manager to drive
the upkeep 

and continued development of Ashoka's Salesforce implementation across
the 

organization as part of the Integrated Technology Initiative. The
selected candidate will 

work with Ashoka staff and others around the world to identify business
process 

improvements, define functional requirements, propose potential
solutions, and 

interface with technical teams to implement the selected solution.

 

CHANGEMAKERS TECHNOLOGY ANALYST

ARLINGTON, VA

 

Ashoka has posted an opening for a team member who possesses solid
technology 

skills, but also creativity, passion, and demonstrated commitment to
positive social 

change and social entrepreneurship. This individual will be responsible
for managing 

platform development, translating business process to technology
development (and 

vice-verse), client interactions, product innovation and design, and
similar tasks.  A 

background in project management and open source technologies such as 

Linux/Apache/MySQL/PHP and the Drupal CMS are valuable. Proficiency in
English 

and one or more non-English languages would be a plus.

 

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WEB DEVELOPER / ANALYST

BOSTON, MA

 

Oxfam America has posted an opening for a Web Developer/ Analyst who is 

responsible for the management and development of strategic and
iterative user 

interface improvements; software upgrades; maintenance of Oxfam
America's websites 

and related systems and vendor relationships; and relevant data analysis
as necessary.  

REQUIRES: Minimum Bachelor's degree, preferably in computer science,
with some 

emphasis on application development and e-commerce systems management.  

Minimum of 3 years hands-on experience with developing, implementing and


maintaining e-commerce Web sites, databases, and customized applications
in a 

professional environment.  For more information and to apply visit 

www.oxfamamerica.org/whoweare/jobs/available-positions

 

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GRAPHIC DESIGNER

US

 

Adventist Development & Relief has posted an opening for a Graphic
Designer.  

Duties: Designs and produces, under the supervision of the Director for
Design and 

Production, a wide variety of marketing and communication materials such
as 

brochures, direct mail, display graphics, online materials, and
specialty items.  

REQUIRES: Bachelor of Fine Arts or similar degree in Graphic Design.
Over two 

years of experience or equivalent combination of formal education/
training and 

experience.  Extensive knowledge and experience in a Macintosh/
Microsoft-based 

design and production system, and updated software.  Proficiency in
Photoshop, 

InDesign, Acrobat and Illustrator on the Mac.  For more information and
to apply go to 

www.jobs-adra.icims.com/jobs/intro.  Vacancy no: 126

 

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PROGRAMME MANAGER

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN

 

The International Organization for Migration is seeking a Programme
Manager (P-4) in 

Kabul.  The successful candidate will be responsible and accountable for
the 

implementation of the Construction of Health and Education Facilities
Programme 

(CHEF) throughout Afghanistan which involves the construction of two
hospitals, three 

midwife training centres and four provincial teacher training colleges.
REQUIRES: 

Completed Master's degree from an accredited academic institution in
Engineering or 

Architecture and registration with a recognized professional body;
extensive working 

experience in post-conflict environments, including management of
infrastructure 

projects; experience in designs in post-conflict zones an added
advantage; a minimum 

of eight years of experience (or ten years for candidates holding a 1st
level university 

degree) in the field of infrastructure planning and construction,
including management 

of engineering organizational structures.  TO APPLY: Interested
candidates are invited 

to submit their applications via PRISM, IOM e-Recruitment system,
referring to this 

advertisement. For further information, please refer to: 

http://www.iom.int/jahia/Jahia/pid/165. In order for an application to
be considered 

valid, IOM only accepts online profiles duly filled in and submitted
with a cover letter 

not more than one page specifying the motivation for applications.
Closing date: 

7/22/11.  Vacancy no: VN 2011/39 (O) - EXT

 

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MANAGER, INFORMATION AND DEVELOPMENT

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND

 

The International Trade Center is seeking a Manager, Information and
Development (P-

3) in Geneva.  The key role of these positions is to manage the
portfolio of business 

application through the complete life cycle from inception, business
analysis, 

development, deployment, implementation and end of life.  They shall
play a key role in 

the strategic planning and development of a corporate Information
Systems 

Architecture, provide technical IT and project management skills in
order to meet client 

business needs and requirements. These positions ensure the application
of a coherent 

and rigorous approach to analysis of business and user requirements and
assessment of 

alternative options and approaches in meeting client needs and
integration of 

information systems.  REQUIRES: Advanced university degree in Computer
Science or 

closely related field. Industry recognized Project Management
certificate.  Seven years 

of professional experience in IT development, administration and support
(including 

systems analysis, design and project management). TO APPLY: Please apply
online at 

http://www.intracen.org/menus/itc.htm.  Closing date: 8/1/11.  Vacancy
no: 

ITC/PVN/13/2011

 

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SYSTEMS SUPPORT OFFICER

ROME

 

The Food and Agriculture Organization is seeking a Systems Support
Officer (P-2) in 

Rome.  The incumbent will provide technical support for enterprise and
stand-alone 

software information systems utilized by the Organization in accordance
with defined 

Information Systems procedures & guidelines.  REQUIRES: University
Degree in 

Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, or a related field.  Three
years of relevant 

experience in the development and support of large-scale software
information systems 

which included experience with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
systems.  Working 

knowledge of English, French or Spanish, and limited knowledge of one of
the other 

two.  TO APPLY: Send your application to: V.A 2569-CIO, Chief, CIOO, FAO
Viale 

delle Terme di Caracalla 00153 Rome ITALY, Fax No: +39 06 57056204,
E-mail: VA-

2569-CIO at FAO.org.  Closing date: 7/25/11.  Vacancy no: VA-2569-CIO

 

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ASSOCIATE OPERATIONS OFFICER

VIENNA, AUSTRIA

 

The Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-test-ban Treaty


Organization is seeking an Associate Operations Officer (P-2) in Vienna.
Duties: Assist 

in the daily monitoring of the operations of IMS stations including
evaluation of station 

performance and data quality; identify problems with data acquisition or
data quality to 

be communicated to the station operators as well as in the IMS station
troubleshooting. 

Provide assistance for first level maintenance at the IMS stations in
coordination with 

PTS operations and maintenance staff and with the Station Operators.
REQUIRES: 

University degree in geophysics, acoustic, physics, engineering or a
related field; At 

least two years relevant working experience in the analysis and
acquisition of 

geophysical time-series data or in the application of a wave-technology
network 

development or in waveform station management. Experience in the use of
databases in 

a UNIX/LINUX environment and TCP/IP networking concepts; good knowledge
of 

digital acquisition systems and sensors used in SHI monitoring.
Experience in data 

quality monitoring of any waveform technology (seismic, hydroacoustic,
infrasound) an 

asset.  When applying, please quote the vacancy announcement number and
complete 

the CTBTO Personal History form. Please visit www.ctbto.org to apply.
Closing date: 

8/23/11.  Vacancy no: VA52-32-2011.

 

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OPERATIONS MANAGER, CIO-OSDSC

BANGKOK, THAILAND

 

The Food and Agriculture Organization is seeking an Operations Manager,
CIO-

OSDSC (P-4) in Bangkok.  Duties: Manage OSDSC and its staff and
consultants 

effectively, coordinate their development programme and ensure their
activities are 

well-planned, coordinated and appropriately monitored; Coordinate
recruitment of 

consultants; Contribute to the preparation of overall CIO service
strategy, policy and 

standards.  REQUIRES: University Degree in Computer Sciences,
Engineering, 

Business Administration or a related field.  Seven years of relevant
experience in 

providing IS/ICT development and support services and managing teams.
Working 

knowledge of English and limited knowledge of Arabic, Chinese, French,
Russian or 

Spanish.  TO APPLY: Send your application to: V.A 2577-CIO, Office of
Principal 

Officer, CIOE, FAO Viale delle Terme di Caracalla 00153 Rome ITALY, Fax
No: +39 

06 570 56204, E-mail: VA-2577-CIO at fao.org.  Closing date: 7/28/11.
Vacancy no: 

VA-2577-CIO

 

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AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING OFFICER

ROME

 

The Food and Agriculture Organization is seeking an Agricultural
Engineering Officer 

(P-4) in Rome.  Duties: analyze strategies and opportunities to enhance
the roles of 

agricultural mechanization in sustainable agricultural intensification
and enterprise 

development, and access to high quality machinery and equipment services
in 

developing regions; make recommendations on design, manufacturing,
operation and 

maintenance of agricultural machinery for country and cross country
technical analyses 

and reviews; develop technical specifications and guidelines to improve
agricultural 

mechanization and maintenance practices.  REQUIRES: Advanced university
degree in 

Agricultural Engineering or Agricultural Machinery Design or related
field.  Seven 

years of relevant experience in agricultural mechanization and
agricultural machinery, 

including work experience directly related to developing regions.
Working knowledge 

of English, French or Spanish and a limited knowledge of one of the
other two.  TO 

APPLY: Send your application to: V.A 2571-AGS, Director, AGS, FAO Viale
delle 

Terme di Caracalla 00153 Rome ITALY, Fax No: +39 06 570 53057, ADM213e
06/10, 

E-mail: VA-2571-AGS at fao.org.  Closing date: 7/26/11.  Vacancy no:
2571-AGS.

 

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INTERNATIONAL ATOMIC ENERGY AGENCY

 

The International Atomic Energy Agency seeks candidates for the
following positions.  

Please apply online at http://www.iaea.org/About/Jobs/howtoapply.html or
mail 

applications to the Division of Personnel, IAEA, Wagramer Strasse 5,
P.O. Box 100, A-

1400 Vienna, Austria.

 

SAFEGUARDS TRAINING OFFICER (TEAM LEADER)

VIENNA, AUSTRIA

 

A Safeguards Training Officer, Team Leader (P-4) is sought in Vienna.
Reporting to 

the Section Head, the Safeguards Training Officer is responsible for the
fulfillment of 

the programmatic activities assigned to his/her team. He/she is the
point of contact for 

the issues relating to his/her area of responsibilities between the
Section and the 

relevant responsible officers within the Department in a client-oriented
relationship. 

He/she supervises his/her team staff, with a view to carrying out the
performance 

review report (PRR) process. REQUIRES: University or equivalent degree
in nuclear 

science, physics or engineering.  At least seven years of combined
research, industrial 

and nuclear safeguards experience, including experience in designing and
presenting 

training courses.  Proven experience in the management of staff with
proven ability to 

build team spirit and to recognize the contribution of others.
Experience with projects 

and organizational development.  Experience in conducting nuclear
safeguards related 

training courses desirable.  Closing date: 8/4/11.  Vacancy no:
2011/063.  

 

UNIT HEAD 

VIENNA, AUSTRIA

 

A Unit Head (P-5) is sought in Vienna.  Under the general supervision of
the Head of 

the Customer Services and Operations Section, the Head of the Data
Integration Unit is 

primarily responsible (a) for the smooth running of the enterprise data
systems 

(structured and unstructured data), ensures maximum availability,
integrity and 

confidentiality and deliver the required data services to Department of
Safeguards, and 

(b) for the design and integration of diverse system thereby formulating
an Integrated 

Safeguards Information System by coordinating with the Information
Architecture and 

Projects Section.  REQUIRES: Advanced university (or equivalent) degree
in computer 

science, information technology, engineering or related technical
discipline.  A 

minimum of ten years of relevant experience in the relevant fields.
Excellent technical 

knowledge and proven experience in database systems (both structured and


unstructured), including development, maintenance and support.
Experience and good 

knowledge of a variety of ICT technologies in multiple infrastructure
domains, 

integrated systems, business intelligence systems and analytical tools,
user 

authentication and access controls methods in a secure environment.
Closing date: 

8/4/11. Vacancy no: 2011/066.

 

NUCLEAR SAFETY OFFICER 

VIENNA, AUSTRIA

 

A Nuclear Safety Officer (P-4) is sought in Vienna.  As a key member of
the project 

management team led by the Section Head, the Nuclear Safety Officer
contributes to 

planning and leads the implementation of project activities aimed at
enhancing the 

safety of research reactors by developing safety standards, developing
and 

implementing programmes on training, and providing technical assistance
at the request 

of Member States.  REQUIRES: Advanced degree in engineering or physical/
nuclear 

sciences or equivalent experience, with additional in-depth knowledge of
such 

complementary fields as safety evaluation (including safety analysis and
reporting 

thereof), site evaluation, design, construction, commissioning,
operation (including 

maintenance, operational radiation protection and waste management and
ageing 

management), utilization (including experimental devices) and
modification (including 

core conversion), fuel handling and criticality safety, which are
essential for the 

multidisciplinary activities specific to the post.  At least 7 years'
experience in nuclear 

related applications, of which 4 should have been at international
level.  Closing date: 

8/11/11.  Vacancy no: 2011/055.

 

PROGRAMMER

VIENNA, AUSTRIA

 

A Programmer (P-3) is sought in Vienna.  As a member of a team led by
the Nuclear 

Security Systems Analyst, the Programmer develops the tools and
configures the secure 

IT environment necessary for a consistent and efficient implementation
of the Nuclear 

Security Plan.  REQUIRES: University degree or equivalent in computer
science, IT or 

a related field. Professional qualifications in application development
and/or software 

lifecycle an asset.  A combined 5 years of experience, of which at least
3 at the 

international level, in programming and developing client-server and
web-based 

multitier applications.  Experience in using a quality management
approach in software 

engineering procedures.  Experience with system design and development
in a 

Windows environment with object-oriented and component-based software 

development.  Closing date: 8/12/11.  Vacancy no: 2011/069.

 

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*ICT PROGRAM OFFICER

WASHINGTON, DC

 

The National Democratic Institute has posted an opening for an ICT
Program Officer to 

integrate appropriate and sustainable technologies into NDI's global
democracy 

strengthening programs.  REQUIRES: Bachelor's Degree in Political
Science or related 

subject; or Computer Science or related subject, graduate degree
preferred. A technical 

degree with political science or international graduate studies is
ideal.  Minimum four 

(4) years' experience working on technology in a political environment;
preferably in 

international development, community organizing, elections or political
campaigns, 

organizational development, and/or legislative affairs.  Political,
campaign or 

organizing experience highly desired.  Experience working or consulting
on large 

technology projects highly desired. For more information and to apply
visit 

www.ndi.org/current_openings  Vacancy no: 217202-851 

 

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*HYDROACOUSTIC ENGINEER

VIENNA

 

The Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-test-ban Treaty


Organization seeks a Hydroacoustic Engineer (P-3) in Vienna.  Duties:
Provide 

engineering and project management expertise to support the
installation, testing, 

maintenance and development of the International Monitoring System (IMS)
with 

particular emphasis on the hydroacoustic network; Contribute to the
establishment of 

contractual arrangements and agreements with designated institutions in
host countries 

and other entities (e.g. contractors) for services required to complete
site surveys and to 

establish, operate and maintain hydroacoustic stations.  REQUIRES:
University degree 

in ocean engineering, hydroacoustics, marine geophysics, applied physics
or a related 

field.  At least five years relevant working experience, preferably part
of which should 

have been in an international environment, in ocean engineering;
familiarity with data 

acquisition, at sea operations, cabled ocean systems and computer
networks; experience 

with UNIX-based computer systems; knowledge of MATLAB is an asset.
Excellent 

written and oral communication skills in English are essential. Working
knowledge of 

one of the other official languages of the CTBTO Preparatory Commission
is an asset.  

When applying, please quote the vacancy announcement number and complete
the 

CTBTO Personal History form. Please visit www.ctbto.org to apply.
Closing date: 

7/23/11.  Vacancy no: VA236-33-2011.

 

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*ICT PROGRAM ASSISTANT

WASHINGTON, DC

 

The National Democratic Institute has posted an opening for an ICT
Program Assistant 

who supports ICT Programs team and program teams in the day-to-day
activities of 

planning, designing and implementing projects that integrate appropriate
and 

sustainable technologies into NDI's global democracy strengthening
programs.  

REQUIRES: Bachelor's Degree in required; coursework in political
science, 

international studies and/or computer science preferred; Experience
developing web 

technologies highly desired; Political, campaign or organizing
experience highly 

desired; Experience with open source technologies preferred. For more
information and 

to apply visit www.ndi.org/current_openings Vacancy no: 217203-851 

 

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*FISHERY INFORMATION OFFICER

ROME

 

The Food and Agriculture Organization is seeking a Fishery Information
Officer (P-2) 

in Rome.  The incumbent will be responsible for the preparation of FAO's
bibliographic 

input for inclusion in the Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts
(ASFA) 

bibliographic database.  REQUIRES: University Degree in Biology, Aquatic
Sciences 

or Fisheries.  Three years of relevant experience in use of
documentation/ scientific 

information systems, including editing experience.  Working knowledge of
English, 

French or Spanish and limited knowledge of one of the other two  TO
APPLY: Send 

your application to: V.A 2562-FIP, Chief, FIPS, FAO Viale delle Terme di
Caracalla 

00153 Rome ITALY, Fax No: +39 06 57052476, E-mail: VA-2562-FIP at fao.org 

Closing date: 7/23/11. Vacancy no: 2562-FIP.  

 

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*INFORMATION & COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY OFFICER

CAIRO, EGYPT

 

The Food and Agriculture Organization is seeking an Information &
Communications 

Technology Officer (P-4) in Cairo.  The incumbent will be responsible
for providing 

Information and Communications Technology (ICT) support services to
FAO's regional 

decentralized sites, including the offices in the assigned Duty Station.
REQUIRES: 

University degree in Computer Sciences, Engineering, Mathematics or
other closely 

related field of specialization.  Seven years of relevant experience in
providing and 

managing ICT support and services, including experience in leading
service planning 

exercises and operational support work, project rollouts and managing
large-scale 

operations based on Microsoft Windows server and application
technologies, clustering 

and virtualization platforms.  Working knowledge of English and limited
knowledge of 

Arabic or French.  TO APPLY: Send your application to: V.A 2567-CIO, O.
Hajjar, 

CIOF, FAO Viale delle Terme di Caracalla 00153 Rome ITALY, Fax No: +39
06 

57056204, E-mail: VA-2567-CIO at fao.org.  Closing date: 7/21/11.  Vacancy
no: 2567 - 

CIO.

 

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*SAFEGUARDS TRAINING OFFICER

VIENNA, AUSTRIA

 

The International Atomic Energy Agency seeks a Safeguards Training
Officer (P-4) in 

Vienna.  Reporting to the Team Leader, the Safeguards Training Officer
manages, 

plans, develops, implements and evaluates training courses to meet
identified training 

needs, both individual and Departmental, including formal training
courses, workshops 

and on-the-job training, in both a technical and staff development
oriented approach. 

He/she evaluates the cost-effectiveness of training and keeps abreast of
new 

developments and trends in the field of safeguards approaches,
verification techniques 

and equipment. REQUIRES: University or equivalent degree in nuclear
science, physics 

or engineering.  At least seven years of combined research, industrial
and nuclear 

safeguards experience, including experience in designing and presenting
training 

courses. Proven experience in the management of staff with proven
ability to build team 

spirit and to recognize the contribution of others.  Experience with
projects and 

organizational development.  Please apply online at 

http://www.iaea.org/About/Jobs/howtoapply.html or mail applications to
the Division of 

Personnel, IAEA, Wagramer Strasse 5, P.O. Box 100, A-1400 Vienna,
Austria.  Closing 

date: 7/29/11.  Vacancy no: 2011/038.  

 

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*SHELTER & RECONSTRUCTION COORDINATOR 

PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI

 

UMCOR is seeking a Shelter & Reconstruction Coordinator in Haiti.  The
purpose of 

UMCOR's Haiti mission is to provide emergency response, early recovery
and 

transitional development assistance in the affected regions of Haiti.
The Shelter and 

Reconstruction Coordinator (SRC) is to oversee the program and technical
aspects of all 

shelter and infrastructure reconstruction programming in Haiti, build
capacity of 

national staff and to ensure all related program objectives are achieved
in collaboration 

with senior management and the project team. This is an unaccompanied
post.  Housing 

is shared with other expatriate UMCOR Haiti colleagues. Duration of this
position: One 

Year.  ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: The Shelter & Reconstruction Coordinator
(SRC), 

based in Port-au-Prince, will be responsible to lead and manage all
emergency and 

transitional shelter and infrastructure reconstruction assessments,
program design, grant 

management, implementation and staffing in Haiti. The SRC will be the
lead technical 

and coordination staff person on relations with related key
collaborators in the sector, 

including donors, international and local NGOs, UN clusters/ offices,
government 

offices, local partners and other stakeholders.  Primary
Responsibilities: Establish and 

lead all aspects of UMCOR Haiti's Shelter & Reconstruction department,
staffing and 

programming.  Participate with the Mission leadership in the
establishment and 

implementation of the mission strategy for UMCOR's work in Haiti.  Lead
the 

coordinated emergency response and early recovery efforts for UMCOR in
Haiti in the 

area of emergency and transitional shelter and early recovery
infrastructure 

reconstruction.  Assess emergency and transitional shelter needs and
develop 

technically and contextually appropriate shelter designs and
methodologies for 

implementation.  Assess the damage of shelter and infrastructure in need
of 

refurbishment to determine bill of quantities and create specifications.
Coordinate with 

relevant agencies and government officials on technical matters.  Manage
sub-

contractors ensuring community involvement at all levels and adherence
to 

specifications for disaster resistant structures to be newly
reconstructed or refurbished. 

Develop work plans, in conjunction with related program staff, for
implementation of 

all related programs; oversee implementation of all program activities
and ensure work 

plans are followed or adjusted as needed.  Design, prepare and negotiate
related project 

proposals and budgets, while maintaining oversight of unit programs,
budgets and 

expenditures to ensure timely use of funds.  Ensure department staff
compliance with 

UMCOR and donor policies and procedures as they relate to personnel,
security, 

financial, and procurement/ contractual standard operating procedures.
Responsible for 

the coordinated selection and oversight of all related sub-contractors
and vendors.  

Ensure consistent high quality outputs and comprehensive monitoring,
documenting and 

evaluation of all activities and their impacts with a focus on quality
control of material 

and construction.  Actively coordinate related program assessments and
activities with 

other humanitarian and government agencies working in the area,
especially in shelter, 

infrastructure, water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH).  Provide regular
situation reports 

to HQ and timely program reports according to donor and internal UMCOR 

requirements.  Monitor developments throughout Haiti and assess local
contextual 

needs with the view of new program development and expanding
programming.  Must 

be willing to travel extensively to conduct regular site visits for
related assessments and 

programs.  Recruit, lead and mentor national staff to fulfill the
requirements of the 

program and assist professional development.  Responsible for managing
the duties of a 

national team, as well as organizing and overseeing community based
skilled and 

unskilled laborers to construct both temporary and permanent housing and
any other 

facilities for earthquake affected populations.  Provide the Head of
Mission monthly 

reports and communicate on all major aspects of programming.  Must be
accountable 

and responsible to keep Head of Mission comprehensively informed of
current and 

anticipated shelter and reconstruction work and schedule.  Participate
in UMCOR Haiti 

Senior Management Team meetings.  Other tasks as assigned by the Head of
Mission. 

QUALIFICATIONS: Advanced degree in civil engineering or related field
and five or 

more years of related international experience. Previous experience
within Haiti or the 

Caribbean is strongly preferred. Excellent technical construction,
leadership and 

personnel and contract management skills; five years' experience in
construction, 

contracting and cost estimates are required.  Must be flexible and
willing to work under 

difficult work and living conditions and able to work independently and
carry out duties 

with oversight from afar. This position requires pro-active leadership
and managing 

multi-faceted emergency response and early recovery, integrated
programming, with 

strong program development and multi-donor networking and acquisition
skills. 

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES:  Strong organizational ability; experience
in 

post-disaster and emergency project management, and the ability to work
independently 

as part of a team; ability to understand the cultural and political
environment and to 

work well with the local authorities in a diplomatic manner; and sound
understanding 

and knowledge of US donor grant procurement procedures are required.
Excellent 

written and oral communication skills in English required, with French
and/or Kreyol 

strongly recommended. Excellent interpersonal skills and proven ability
to lead, 

influence and motivate others. Strong human resource management skills.
Experience in 

working in insecure environments is essential.  Experience in working
with faith-based 

organizations is a plus.  TO APPLY: Submit your cover letter and resume
through our 

website at http://jobs-

umcor.icims.com/umcor_jobs/jobs/candidate/job.jsp?jobid=1324&mode=view
or fax to 

UMCOR's Headquarters in New York at 212-870-3593. Applications received
by July 

15 will receive first review.   This position will remain open until
filled.  Only 

candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.  No phone calls
please.  We 

appreciate your interest in the United Methodist Committee on Relief.
The United 

Methodist Committee on Relief, NGO is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

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*ENERGY EFFICIENCY SPECIALISTS

COLOMBIA

 

Chemonics seeks senior-level specialists for an anticipated USAID-funded
clean energy 

program in Colombia. The program aims to increase access to renewable
energy 

sources and energy-efficient practices. We are looking for individuals
who have a 

passion for making a difference in the lives of people around the world.


QUALIFICATIONS: Advanced degree in energy-related engineering, policy,
business, 

finance, or economics.  Extensive experience implementing
energy-efficiency, demand-

side management, and clean production projects in developing countries.
Strong 

interpersonal and communication skills in English and Spanish.  Sound
experience in 

project management and in working with government institutions,
business, and 

regulation agencies.  Demonstrated leadership, integrity, and
versatility.  Experience 

working in the Colombia energy sector with understanding of key issues
and 

stakeholders involved in energy-efficiency projects.  TO APPLY: Send
electronic 

submissions to CCERecruit at chemonics.com by July 30, 2011. No telephone
inquiries, 

please.  Finalists will be contacted. 

 

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*PROJECT MANAGER

COLOMBIA

 

Chemonics seeks senior-level specialists for an anticipated USAID-funded
clean energy 

program in Colombia. The program aims to increase access to renewable
energy 

sources and energy-efficient practices. We are looking for individuals
who have a 

passion for making a difference in the lives of people around the world.


QUALIFICATIONS: Advanced degree in energy-related engineering, policy,
business, 

finance, or economics.  Extensive experience in senior-level management
and 

implementing energy sector projects, especially in rural
electrification, renewable 

energy, and energy efficiency.  Proven leadership in the administration
of international 

donor-supported projects with skills in strategic planning, management,
supervision, 

and budgeting.  Proven ability to develop and communicate a common
vision among 

diverse host-country and donor partners and to lead multidisciplinary
teams, as well as 

to develop a network of contacts among international donor officials and
non-

government staff.  Proven skills in intercultural communications and
facilitating 

dialogue, coordination, and collaboration among energy industry,
financial sector, 

donors, communities, and government.  Demonstrated ability to establish
strong 

working relationships with senior representatives of national and local
government, the 

private sector, and civil society.  Demonstrated leadership, integrity,
and versatility.  

Excellent written and oral communication skills in English and Spanish.
Work 

experience in the Colombia energy sector highly desirable.  TO APPLY:
Send 

electronic submissions to CCERecruit at chemonics.com by July 30, 2011. No
telephone 

inquiries, please.  Finalists will be contacted. 

 

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*RENEWABLE ENERGY AND RURAL ELECTRIFICATION SPECIALISTS

COLOMBIA

 

Chemonics seeks senior-level specialists for an anticipated USAID-funded
clean energy 

program in Colombia. The project aims to increase access to renewable
energy sources 

and energy-efficient practices. We are looking for individuals who have
a passion for 

making a difference in the lives of people around the world.
QUALIFICATIONS: 

Advanced degree in energy-related engineering, policy, business,
finance, or 

economics.  Extensive experience implementing renewable energy and rural


electrification projects in developing countries.  Strong interpersonal
and 

communication skills in English and Spanish.  Sound experience in
project management 

and in working with government institutions, communities, and business
and regulation 

agencies.  Demonstrated leadership, integrity, and versatility.
Experience working in 

the Colombia energy sector with understanding of key issues and
stakeholders involved 

in off-grid renewable energy development.  TO APPLY: Send electronic
submissions to 

CCERecruit at chemonics.com by July 30, 2011. No telephone inquiries,
please.  

Finalists will be contacted. 

 

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*CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER 

PORTLAND, OR

 

Mercy Corps has posted an opening for a Chief Information Officer in
Portland.  

Duties: Lead, innovate and collaborate in the creation of a Mercy Corps
global ICT 

strategy which leverages the work and culture of a highly decentralized,
mobile, and 

distributed organization. REQUIRES: Bachelor's or Master's degree in
Computer 

Science, Information Systems, or relevant field preferred.  4 years'
experience as 

CIO/CTO or a senior IT manager at an international organization, leading
diverse IT 

organizations with global delivery models and geographically dispersed
employees 

highly desirable.  15 years or more experience in technology and related
business; 

increasing levels of responsibilities preferred.  For more information
and to apply please 

go online to www.mercycorps.org/jobs. Vacancy no: 217585-927 

 

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*ASSET MANAGEMENT - MAINTENANCE MANAGAMENT ADVISOR

JORDAN

 

Tetra Tech ARD (http://www.ardinc.com), a leading international
development 

consulting firm based in Burlington, Vermont and Washington, D.C., is
currently 

accepting expressions of interest from qualified candidates for an Asset
Management - 

Maintenance Management (AM/MM) Advisor on a USAID-funded GLOBAL Water II


IQC project in Jordan.  Responsibilities: The AM-MM Advisor will focus
on evaluating 

and preparing a detailed institutional, operational and management plan
for the 

implementation of the needed institutional, organizational and
management 

strengthening and change management that will be required for the Water
Authority of 

Jordan (WAJ) to reach a state-of-readiness for AM-MM, including
identification of any 

appropriate sub-set(s) of AM-MM functionality for WAJ as a bulk water
provider.  

QUALIFICATIONS: At least a Bachelor's degree in computer science,
information 

technology (IT), management information systems or related field. Other
degrees (such 

as engineering) are acceptable if candidate also has at least three
years of experience 

working in IT.  Previous experience with AM-MM in the utility sector,
water utilities 

desired.  Experience with needs/ requirements assessments for AM-MM,
including 

organizational, operational and data needs assessments.  Previous Middle
East 

experience and/or Arabic language skills desired but not required.  Must
be available 

before September 1, 2011.  TO APPLY: Applicants are requested to email
full, current 

CV in reverse chronological format to erika.macpherson at tetratech.com.
Please refer to 

"Jordan AM-MM Advisor" in the subject line. Please also refer to the
position being 

applied to in the body of the email.  Only shortlisted candidates will
be contacted. No 

phone calls, please.  Closing Date:  August 15, 2011

 

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*FACILITIES MANAGEMENT OFFICER

ROME

 

The International Fund for Agricultural Development seeks a Facilities
Management 

Officer (P-2) in Rome.  The incumbent will be responsible for the
management of 

technical and architectural aspects of IFAD's facilities, to ensure a
safe and well-

functioning environment.  REQUIRES: University Degree in Electrical or
Mechanical 

Engineering or related area or an equivalent professional qualification
from a 

recognized Institute of Engineers.  Minimum of three years of relevant
post-

qualification experience as an engineer, with particular experience in
maintenance and 

upkeep of large office or commercial facilities. In particular,
theoretical and working 

experience in several of the following fields: heating,
air-conditioning, sanitary, 

plumbing, electrical installations, fire detection and alarm systems,
building automation 

systems, security installations, energy management, project management
and 

management of contractors and staff.  .  TO APPLY: Applicants should
send an IFAD 

personal history form to vacancy at ifad.org. Closing date: 7/16/11.
Vacancy no: 1029. 

 

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*SDU COORDINATOR

TRIESTE, ITALY

 

The United Nations Education, Scientific, and Cultural Organization is
seeking an SDU 

Coordinator (P-2) in Trieste.  The SDU Coordinator should act as the
coordinator of the 

SDU research and development projects being responsible for the
monitoring and 

evaluation of such projects.  REQUIRES: University degree (preferably at
Master's 

level) in the field of Information Technology or related disciplines.
2-4 years of 

professional experience, of which preferably 1 year acquired in an
international 

environment, at progressively higher responsibility in the systems field
and a proven 

track record of designing, managing and implementing highly complex
systems 

including hands-on experience of systems design and development.  Good
interpersonal 

and management skills.  TO APPLY: Candidates wishing to apply for this
post should 

do so through the following website: http://www.unesco.org/employment.
Closing 

date: 8/19/11.  Vacancy no: EU/TP/ITA/SC/0815

 

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*THREAT ASSESSMENT ANALYST

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM

 

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is seeking a Threat Assessment
Analyst (A3) in 

Brussels.  The incumbent will be responsible to identify, assess and
disseminate to the 

appropriate recipients, current and merging cyber threats that may be
relevant to the 

Alliance and Allies.  He/she will be responsible to develop appropriate
methodologies 

and procedures for intelligence or evidence based assessment of cyber
threats, working 

closely with NCIRC Technical Centre and NATO intelligence community.
He/she will 

develop specific cyber threat assessment reports by applying knowledge
discovery and 

data mining techniques on incidents detected by NATO Computer Incident
Response 

Capability (NCIRC) on NATO networks.  REQUIRES: possess a university
degree, 

preferably in the field of ICT (information and communications
technology) or in 

security or in political science or in international relations; have at
least three years' 

experience in conducting threat assessments of which minimum one year
must be 

related to cyber security; have knowledge and experience in development
of ICT 

methodologies and procedures, preferably in threat assessment; have
highly developed 

analytical skills and experience performing intelligence collection,
analysis, and 

produce threat/ warning products.  Please apply online at 

http://www.nato.int/structur/recruit/index.htm. Reference the
Appropriate Vacancy No.  

Closing date: 7/19/11. Vacancy no: A 37(2011)

 

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*HEAD, IS OPERATIONS, INFRASTRUCTURE AND SUPPORT (P-4)

THE NETHERLANDS

 

The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons seeks a Head,
IS 

Operations, Infrastructure and Support (P-4) in The Netherlands.
Duties: Plan and 

oversee the management of activities undertaken by the two units of IS
Operations and 

the End-user Support units.  Propose the work plan in line with the
global objectives 

and goals of the branch; ensure that the planned activities are carried
out in a timely 

fashion; liaise with other section heads of the branch as appropriate to
coordinate the 

different activities.  REQUIRES: Advanced university degree in
information 

technology, mathematics, engineering, or related discipline.  Additional
professional 

qualification(s)/ certification(s) on current technology, particularly
on Microsoft and 

Cisco.  At least 7 years of combined experience relating to information
and 

communication technologies, IT security, business continuity management,
risk 

management, knowledge transfer, disaster recovery with advanced degree
and 9 years 

with first level degree.  Please apply online at 

https://www.opcw.org/PHFOnline/Welcome.aspx.  Vacancy no: E-ADM/HOIS/P-

4/F0107/20/05-11.  Closing date: 7/31/11. 

 

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