IT Programme and Control support
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
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The incumbent may be re-assigned to different activities and/or duty stations
depending on the evolving needs of the Organization
The Information Technology Division (CIO) is responsible for all IT activities within the Organization. CIO performs on behalf of the Organization the following critical roles\: defining FAO IT policies and providing strategic advice on IT architecture and standards, governance, policy and operational matters while monitoring organizational compliance; defining the mechanisms for managing FAO's information and data; protecting FAO's information assets and ensuring confidentiality, integrity and availability; ensuring provision of IT services that are core for the Organization's global operations and supporting the information and business processes; coordinating organization-wide IT activities in order to reduce duplication and fragmentation and to increase integration of information data, systems and platforms, mobilizing IT resources from across the Organization.
Under the direct supervision of the Information Technology Officer (IT Strategic Sourcing, Planning & Control group), the consultant will act as IT Programme and Control person performing the following functions.
The incumbent will provide support to the operations of the IT Strategic Sourcing, Planning & Control group of the IT Division.
Tasks and responsibilities
the incumbent will provide support to
- For PSA\: University degree or relevant educational certification in in the area or relevant education background. Working knowledge of English
- For consultant\: Advanced university degree in Economics, Finance, Accounting, Commerce, Social sciences, Business Administration or Public Administration or closely related discipline. Working knowledge of English and limited knowledge of one of the following, French, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, or Russian
- At least 2 years of relevant experience in programme and administrative support related position
FAO Core Competencies
Please note that all candidates should adhere to FAO Values of Commitment to FAO, Respect for All and Integrity and Transparency