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18 Sep 2017 description

Background

The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) is the world's largest humanitarian organization, with 190 member National Societies. As part of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, our work is guided by seven fundamental principles; humanity, impartiality, neutrality, independence, voluntary service, unity and universality.

Organizational Context

15 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 08 Oct 2017 ACT Alliance

ACT Alliance Head of Programmes

Based in Geneva, Switzerland

About ACT Alliance

15 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 09 Oct 2017 Child Rights Connect

Child Rights Connect is one of the largest children’s rights networks in the world. With more than 80 members, we are committed to ensuring that all children fully enjoy their rights as defined by the Convention on the Rights of the Child. For more than 30 years, Child Rights Connect has been at the forefront of promoting children’s rights by empowering national actors to use the UN human rights system to strengthen children’s rights in their home countries. The Secretariat of Child Rights Connect is based in Geneva.

15 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 27 Oct 2017 Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces

Headquartered in Geneva, DCAF has a global portfolio and employs over 170 highly qualified international staff. The organization is currently seeking an experienced, dynamic, and creative individual to serve as Programme Manager in the Gender and Security Division (activity level 100%). The selected candidate will provide daily management of select programmes of the Gender and Security Division’s diverse policy and research portfolio related to gender equality in security sector governance and reform.

15 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 10 Oct 2017 APOPO

Role Description: It is an exciting time at APOPO as our life-saving HeroRATs become more well-known around the world. We are looking for an enthusiastic, organised and bright individual to play a key role in our 20th anniversary event.

You will support APOPO as staff in our 20th anniversary event that will take place on 12th October 2017 at Athénée Palace. During this evening, you will help us providing a high quality and friendly service to our distinguished crowd.

14 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 21 Sep 2017 Norwegian Refugee Council

The Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC) of the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is the global leader in the provision of data, information and analysis on internal displacement. IDMC monitors all situations of internal displacement, provides quantitative estimates of the numbers of IDPs worldwide, and develops research and analysis which seeks to better inform policy and operational decisions that affect the lives of internally displaced people.

13 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 29 Oct 2017 International Organization for Migration

Position Title : Operations Assistant

Duty Station : Bern, Switzerland

Classification : General Service Staff (G4) - 80% working time

Type of Appointment : Fixed term, one year with possibility of extension

Estimated Start Date : From January 1 2018

Closing Date : October 29 2017

Reference Code : VN2018/Bern2

12 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 22 Sep 2017 UN High Commissioner for Refugees

Organisation : UNHCR

Job Title : Innovation Officer (Protection), Global Protection Cluster

Duty Station : Home-based/Geneva-based

Duration : 12 months – As of 01 November 2017

Contract Type : International Individual Contractor Agreement (IICA)

Contract Level : IICA - 2

Closing date : 22 September 2017

BACKGROUND:

12 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 24 Sep 2017 UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

Special Notice

A complete online application (Cover Note and Personal History profile) is required. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.
The cover Note must include:

12 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 22 Sep 2017 International Organization for Migration

Position Title:

Operations Assistant

Duty Station:

Bern, Switzerland

Classification:

General Service Staff (G4) – 60% working time

Type of Appointment:

Fixed term, one year with possibility of extension

Estimated Start Date:

January 1 2018

Closing Date :

September 22, 2017

Reference Code:

VN2018/Bern1

12 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 25 Sep 2017 International Organization for Migration

Position Title : Translator (Spanish)

Duty Station : Geneva, Switzerland Classification : Professional Staff, Grade P2

Type of Appointment : Fixed term, one year with possibility of extension

Estimated Start Date : As soon as possible

Closing Date : 25 September 2017

Established in 1951, IOM is a Related Organization of the United Nations, and as the leading

12 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 10 Oct 2017 World Trade Organization

Vacancy Notice No.: EXT/F/17-62

Grade: 11

Division: Accessions

Contract Type: Fixed-term

Starting Salary: CHF 187,769 net per annum (approximate)

Duration: Two years with the possibility of extension

Other Conditions:

In accordance with WTO Staff Regulations and Staff Rules and WTO Pension Plan Regulations.

11 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 20 Sep 2017 International Organization for Migration

Position Title : Intern - MIDAS Database Developer

Duty Station : Geneva, Switzerland

Classification : Intern, Grade OTHE

Type of Appointment : Internship, Six months

Estimated Start Date : As soon as possible

Closing Date : 20 September 2017

Established in 1951, IOM is a Related Organization of the United Nations, and as the leading

08 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 20 Sep 2017 UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

Overview of the functions of the Junior Consultant

The IBE is engaged in digitising its historical archive 1925-1969 as well as a number of historical textbooks, and is looking for qualified junior consultants with a profile of library and / or archive work to carry out quality control of the digitised materials.
The duration of the contract will be 2 months.

Typical responsibilities include the following:

08 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 22 Sep 2017 UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

International Bureau of Education (IBE-UNESCO)

Job Description
Digital communication internship in Education, UNESCO, Geneva, Switzerland. Fluent in English.

OVERVIEW
The incumbent, under the overall authority of the Director of IBE and the direct supervision of Jack O’Sullivan, Consultant in Digital Content and Communication, will participate in and assist to:

06 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 05 Oct 2017 International Rescue Committee

BACKGROUND

06 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 25 Sep 2017 UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

International Bureau of Education IBE-UNESCO

Overview
The incumbent, under the direct supervision of Mrs Amapola ALAMA, Programme Specialist with responsibilities in resource mobilisation, will carry out the following tasks and provide support for:

04 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 26 Sep 2017 Medair

Medair is now seeking our next Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Medair requires a strategic leader with bold vision and courageous faith to take us forward in our mission. We are seeking a CEO who will think and act innovatively, strategically and boldly. After seven years of wise and diligent leadership from Jim Ingram, our next leader will model an integrated Christian faith, demonstrating personal and organizational leadership and professional excellence and integrity.

Medair

04 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 29 Sep 2017 World Trade Organization

Vacancy Notice No.: EXT/F/17-59

Title: IT Solutions Analyst

Grade: 7

Division: Information Technology Solutions

Contract Type: Fixed-term

Starting Salary: CHF 89,939 net per annum (approximate)

Duration: Two years with the possibility of extension

Other Conditions:

In accordance with WTO Staff Regulations and Staff Rules and WTO Pension Plan Regulations.

04 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 24 Sep 2017 International Committee of the Red Cross

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