ICT Associate (Digital Solutions Management) at UNOPS – The United Nations Office for Project Services (New York, NY)

Education/Experience/Language requirements

* Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. 
Candidates with no United Nations or UNOPS experience are strongly encouraged to apply.

Education 

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • A University degree in Management, Business, Analytics, Computer Science, Information Systems, Public Administration, International Relations or related field is an asset or advantage and may replace some of the required number of years of experience.

Work Experience 

Required:

  • A minimum of six (6) years of experience in management consulting, business process improvement or change management support in larger organizations, a minimum of two (2) years of relevant experience is required with a first level university degree (Bachelor’s degree or equivalent);

  • A minimum one (2) years of experience in data management, analytics, digital workflow and solutions design, or similar area;

  • A minimum of one (1) year of practical experience in interfacing with stakeholders, leading meetings, communicating complex concepts in compelling presentations and promoting buy-in;

Desirable:

  • Ability to process high-level business problems and develop precise client-focused technological or analytical solutions;

  • Experience in agile development, quality assurance, information management or user interface design;

  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft workflow and knowledge management technologies (e.g. SharePoint, Teams, Power Automate, Power Apps, Forms, Excel, etc.),

  • Demonstrated proficiency in self-service analytics applications (e.g. Microsoft Excel, Power BI, Tableau);

  • Experience with SQL, Python, Microsoft DAX, Microsoft mQuery/PowerQuery, web development techniques (HTML/CSS/JavaScript/.NET);

  • Passion for the United Nations, incl. global agendas on sustainable development, climate, peace, human rights.

Language:

  • Fluency in English (read, write, speak) is required for this post.

  • Knowledge of one or more official UN languages will be considered an asset.

To read more details for this vacancy visit: https://jobs.unops.org/Pages/ViewVacancy/VADetails.aspx?id=20978#2 

Location

New York, NY