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ICT Associate (Thai national only)
|Advertised on behalf of :|
|Location :||Bangkok, THAILAND|
|Application Deadline :||18-Apr-20 (Midnight New York, USA)|
|Additional Category :||Management|
|Type of Contract :||FTA Local|
|Post Level :||GS-6|
|Languages Required :||English|
|Starting Date :|
(date when the selected candidate is expected to start)
|Duration of Initial Contract :||1 year|
|Expected Duration of Assignment :||1 year extendable based on performance and budget availability|
UN Women, grounded in the vision of equality enshrined in the Charter of the United Nations, works for the elimination of discrimination against women and girls; the empowerment of women; and the achievement of equality between women and men as partners and beneficiaries of development, human rights, humanitarian action and peace and security.
Through the Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific (ROAP) in Bangkok and a number of country and multi-country offices as well as programme presences across the region, UN Women builds on a long history of support to governments, civil society and other actors to promote gender equality and empower all women and girls. We stand behind women’s equal participation in all aspects of life, focusing on five priority areas: addressing gender perspectives in intergovernmental processes; women’s political participation and leadership; enhancing women’s economic empowerment; ending violence against women and girls; and promoting women’s participation in peace and security and humanitarian action.
The Resources Management and Operations team of UN Women ROAP comprises of finance, human resources, ICT, procurement, administration and resources management, providing operational support and advice to ROAP management and programme teams as well as M/COs and Project Offices in the Asia and the Pacific region.
Under the overall guidance of the Chief, Information and Communications Technology (ICT) and the direct supervision of the Regional Operations Specialist, the ICT Associate executes ICT services in the Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific (ROAP), implements ICT management systems and strategies, provides daily technical support to users of information management tools and technology infrastructure. The incumbent is responsible for review and advice on the use of new technologies that will enhance the RO productivity. The ICT Associate promotes a client-oriented approach.
Duties and Responsibilities
1. Implement ICT strategies and new technologies in accordance with corporate information management and technology standards, guidelines and procedures
2. Ensure effective functioning of the ROAP and Project Offices hardware and software
3. Ensure efficient networks administration
4. Provide web management services
5. Provide administrative support regarding ICT issues including assets related to ICT.
6. Provide technical support and advice to ROAP and Programme Presence staff
7. Facilitate knowledge building and knowledge sharing in the Regional Office and Project Presence
Key Performance Indicators:
Required Skills and Experience
All applications must include (as an attachment) the completed UN Women Personal History form (P-11) which can be downloaded from https://www.unwomen.org/-/media/headquarters/attachments/sections/about%20us/employment/un-women-p11-personal-history-form.doc?la=en&vs=558. Kindly note that the system will only allow one attachment. Applications without the completed UN Women P-11 form will be treated as incomplete and may not be considered for further assessment.
UNDP is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender, nationality and culture. Individuals from minority groups, indigenous groups and persons with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply. All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.
UNDP does not tolerate sexual exploitation and abuse, any kind of harassment, including sexual harassment, and discrimination. All selected candidates will, therefore, undergo rigorous reference and background checks.