Regional Chief of ICT
UN Children's Fund, Bankok, Thailand
Closing Date for Applications:
UNICEF works in some of the world’s toughest places, to reach the world’s most disadvantaged children. To save their lives. To defend their rights. To help them fulfill their potential.
Across 190 countries and territories, we work for every child, everywhere, every day, to build a better world for everyone.
For every child, innovation:
How can you make a difference:
- Providing ICT (inclusive of Digital / Innovations and T4D) leadership, technical support, oversight and quality assurance to country offices, regional office and headquarters;
- Facilitate the implementation of the ICT strategy through business relationship management, and by facilitating good governance, partnerships and proper compliance;
- Reinforce the evolution of ICT and boost ICT business alignment and demand prioritization;
- Improve the delivery of results;
- Lead and foster Digital / Innovations and T4D activities in supporting and advancing Programme objectives.
To qualify as an advocate for every child you will have:
- An Advanced University Degree in computer science, software engineering, information technology management, business administration, design thinking or other related social science field*
- A first University Degree in a relevant field combined with twelve years of relevant professional experience may be accepted in lieu of an Advanced University Degree.
- A minimum of ten years of professional experience in information technology management and business operations in a large international organization and/or corporation is required. Experience in a UN organization is an asset;
- Certification and/or proven experience in one of these several ICT technical competencies: ICT Project Management, Business Analytics, Information Security, ICT Audit and Risk Management, Telecommunications, Networks Information Security and Software Engineering and Programming;
- Fluency in English is required. Knowledge of another official UN language (Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian or Spanish) is an asset.