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Community Lead, Business Engagement - India and South Asia

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COMMUNITY LEAD, BUSINESS ENGAGEMENT - INDIA AND SOUTH ASIA   The World Economic Forum - committed to improving the state of the world - is the International Organization for Public-Private Cooperation.   The Forum engages the foremost political, business and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas.   The Business Engagement team’s mission is to engage businesses from different regions in Forum initiatives, projects and events, and develop a solid base of members in these regions.   Duties and Responsibilities   Business development Act as the primary person to develop and manage trusted relationships between the World Economic Forum and key business leaders in the South Asia region (India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal) Build relationships with the Forum’s existing regional/industry business community and shape their yearly engagement in coordination with other Forum teams Develop the Forum’s business community in the assigned region/industry by identifying key potential Partners, understanding their strategic interests and priorities, and shaping compelling value propositions Act as a trusted adviser for Partner companies, guiding them on the Forum’s platform and ensuring that they derive the highest value from their engagement Understand strategic interests of key business leaders and translate them into tailored partnerships and engagement plans, ensuring continuous successful delivery of these plans and maximizing value of engagement Monitor closely and evaluate business developments, media reports and policy changes that impact region/industry business leaders and identify leading-edge, emerging companies and entrepreneurs that can contribute to and engage in the mission of the Forum   Thought leadership Monitor and identify leading-edge, emerging companies and entrepreneurs that can contribute to and engage in the mission of the World Economic Forum Understand the strategic interests of senior-level executives in these companies and translate these interests into cutting-edge knowledge and activities to develop year-long engagement programmes Consult subject experts to identify the most important business issues and render them into a sustainable value proposition for community building   Qualifications and Skills Master’s degree in relevant subject (Business, Economics, Engineering, etc.) A minimum of 7-10 years of professional experience in relevant industries, including business development experience in the South Asia region Fluent English, both verbal and written, and at least one South Asian language Consulting and/or client-facing function with proven strength in business development and account management, interacting with  industry leaders at senior executive and C-suite level  Strategic and creative skills in thinking, research, writing and presentation Proficiency in MS Office/Excel/PowerPoint and recent digital platforms Excellent understanding of the current industry landscape, the key drivers changing the sector and their consequences for the future Experience in analyzing complex industry issues using the most relevant business intelligence and in synthesizing appropriate recommendations Experience in preparing strategic marketing plans and value propositions of new products and services for industry leaders Confirmed project management, collaboration and leadership skills Ability to travel internationally up to 25%   If you meet these requirements, please apply online.

HUMAN RIGHTS OFFICER (Temporary Job Opening) [Temporary] - Political, Peace and Humanitarian, Human Rights Affairs

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UN OHCHR: HUMAN RIGHTS OFFICER (Temporary Job Opening) [Temporary] - Political, Peace and Humanitarian, Human Rights Affairs in GENEVA. Closing date: 2018-01-22 2018-01-18T00:00:00+01:00 Open HUMAN RIGHTS OFFICER (Temporary Job Opening) [Temporary] - Political, Peace and Humanitarian, Human Rights Affairs 2018-01-22 P-3 GENEVA - 91313 UN OHCHR Please check with UN OHCHR directly for contact details. Political, Peace and Humanitarian, Human Rights Affairs

Human Resources Officer (Temporary Job Opening) [Temporary] - Management and Administration, Human Resources

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UNOG: Human Resources Officer (Temporary Job Opening) [Temporary] - Management and Administration, Human Resources in GENEVA. Closing date: 2018-01-23 2018-01-18T00:00:00+01:00 Open Human Resources Officer (Temporary Job Opening) [Temporary] - Management and Administration, Human Resources 2018-01-23 P-3 GENEVA - 91661 UNOG Please check with UNOG directly for contact details. Management and Administration, Human Resources

PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICER - Public Information and Conference Management, Public Information

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UN OHCHR: PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICER - Public Information and Conference Management, Public Information in GENEVA. Closing date: 2018-03-02 2018-01-18T00:00:00+01:00 Open PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICER - Public Information and Conference Management, Public Information 2018-03-02 P-3 GENEVA - 89794 UN OHCHR Please check with UN OHCHR directly for contact details. Public Information and Conference Management, Public Information

EDITOR, ENGLISH (Temporary Job Opening) [Temporary] - Public Information and Conference Management, Language

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UN CSD: EDITOR, ENGLISH (Temporary Job Opening) [Temporary] - Public Information and Conference Management, Language in GENEVA. Closing date: 2018-01-22 2018-01-17T00:00:00+01:00 Open EDITOR, ENGLISH (Temporary Job Opening) [Temporary] - Public Information and Conference Management, Language 2018-01-22 P-4 GENEVA - 91451 UN CSD Please check with UN CSD directly for contact details. Public Information and Conference Management, Language

Senior Finance and Budget Assistant, G7

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UNISDR: Senior Finance and Budget Assistant, G7 in Geneva. Closing date: 2018-02-07 2018-01-17T00:00:00+01:00 Open Senior Finance and Budget Assistant, G7 2018-02-07 - Geneva - - UNISDR Please check with UNISDR directly for contact details. -

ECONOMIC AFFAIRS OFFICER - Economic, Social and Development, Economic Affairs (and Sustainable Development)

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UNCTAD: ECONOMIC AFFAIRS OFFICER - Economic, Social and Development, Economic Affairs (and Sustainable Development) in GENEVA. Closing date: 2018-02-28 2018-01-17T00:00:00+01:00 Open ECONOMIC AFFAIRS OFFICER - Economic, Social and Development, Economic Affairs (and Sustainable Development) 2018-02-28 P-3 GENEVA - 87107 UNCTAD Please check with UNCTAD directly for contact details. Economic, Social and Development, Economic Affairs (and Sustainable Development)

UN Women: Gender Specialist, SGBV Investigator

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UNDP: UN Women: Gender Specialist, SGBV Investigator in Geneva, SWITZERLAND. Closing date: 2018-01-25 2018-01-16T00:00:00+01:00 Open UN Women: Gender Specialist, SGBV Investigator 2018-01-25 P-4 Geneva, SWITZERLAND - - UNDP Please check with UNDP directly for contact details. -

LIBRARIAN - Public Information and Conference Management, Documentation and Information Management

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UNOG: LIBRARIAN - Public Information and Conference Management, Documentation and Information Management in GENEVA. Closing date: 2018-02-28 2018-01-16T00:00:00+01:00 Open LIBRARIAN - Public Information and Conference Management, Documentation and Information Management 2018-02-28 P-3 GENEVA - 90526 UNOG Please check with UNOG directly for contact details. Public Information and Conference Management, Documentation and Information Management

HUMAN RIGHTS OFFICER [Temporary] - Political, Peace and Humanitarian, Human Rights Affairs

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UN OHCHR: HUMAN RIGHTS OFFICER [Temporary] - Political, Peace and Humanitarian, Human Rights Affairs in GENEVA. Closing date: 2018-01-17 2018-01-13T00:00:00+01:00 Open HUMAN RIGHTS OFFICER [Temporary] - Political, Peace and Humanitarian, Human Rights Affairs 2018-01-17 P-3 GENEVA - 91305 UN OHCHR Please check with UN OHCHR directly for contact details. Political, Peace and Humanitarian, Human Rights Affairs

BENEFITS OFFICER [Temporary] - Management and Administration, Pension Management

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UN JSPF: BENEFITS OFFICER [Temporary] - Management and Administration, Pension Management in GENEVA. Closing date: 2018-02-10 2018-01-13T00:00:00+01:00 Open BENEFITS OFFICER [Temporary] - Management and Administration, Pension Management 2018-02-10 P-3 GENEVA - 90760 UN JSPF Please check with UN JSPF directly for contact details. Management and Administration, Pension Management

SENIOR ECONOMIC AFFAIRS OFFICER - Economic, Social and Development, Economic Affairs (and Sustainable Development)

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UNCTAD: SENIOR ECONOMIC AFFAIRS OFFICER - Economic, Social and Development, Economic Affairs (and Sustainable Development) in GENEVA. Closing date: 2018-02-25 2018-01-13T00:00:00+01:00 Open SENIOR ECONOMIC AFFAIRS OFFICER - Economic, Social and Development, Economic Affairs (and Sustainable Development) 2018-02-25 P-5 GENEVA - 87990 UNCTAD Please check with UNCTAD directly for contact details. Economic, Social and Development, Economic Affairs (and Sustainable Development)

Systems and Process Improvement Specialist

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SYSTEMS AND PROCESS IMPROVEMENT SPECIALIST GLOBAL LEADERSHIP FELLOWS PROGRAMME   The World Economic Forum, committed to improving the state of the world, is the international organization for public-private cooperation.   The Forum engages the foremost political, business and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas.   The World Economic Forum’s Global Leadership Fellows Programme prepares individuals for leadership in an increasingly complex and ambiguous world, addressing some of the most challenging problems through a multistakeholder dialogue.   The Systems and Process Improvement Specialist will be responsible for developing and executing an end-to-end digitization strategy for core processes of the team. The successful candidate is a structured thinker who thrives in solving technical problems and drives operational efficiency. The candidate will be expected to lead the scoping of existing legacy processes, work with a range of internal stakeholders to design and develop efficient digital processes, and manage their successful adoption and implementation.   Duties and responsibilities   Assessment, design and implementation of process and system improvements • Conduct a thorough review and gap analysis of current processes supporting the team’s activities, and develop a plan for how to best improve them. • Gather requirements and build thorough business use case scenarios • Develop monitoring capabilities, and establish performance assessment metrics and quality control protocols • Identify, analyse and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets • Organize distinct sources of data and establish methods of analysis for reporting and optimization of workflow • Identify and define new process and systems improvement opportunities to support the work of the team on an on-going basis • Develop, manage and update alumni, Fellows, partners, contractors, venues databases (internal, TopLink, LinkedIn)   Rotation design administration • Research best practices in managing job/role rotations; update the current rotation system and methodology for Fellows, working in collaboration with the Leadership Development Manager and the People & Culture team • Develop a system for identifying and tracking rotation opportunities • Manage communications between the People & Culture team, managers and Fellows to ensure the necessary timeliness, relevance and purpose when it comes to rotations   General programme support • Provide operational support during the preparation of academic modules and other programme activities as needed • Offer administrative support to the team manager   Qualifications and skills   • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, information science, business administration, or similarly applicable discipline • Experience with user-focused technical process management; working in an agile or rapid iteration software development environment is a plus • Data visualization knowledge and experience (Tableau, R) • At least 3 years of experience in a professional environment • Fluent in English; an additional language would be an advantage • Knowledge and competence of analytics techniques/tools (Advance Excel, VBA, R) and product use analytics (Mixpanel, Google Analytics, etc.) • Experience presenting complex process re-engineering methodologies to senior leadership • Experience with process mapping and modelling using Visio, Signavio, or similar tools an asset • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyse and disseminate significant amounts of information, attention to details and critical thinking   Start date: February 1st, 2018 for 6 months If you meet these requirements, please apply online.

PROGRAMME MANAGEMENT OFFICER (Temporary Job Opening), P-3, Geneva [Temporary] - Economic, Social and Development, Programme Management

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UNCTAD: PROGRAMME MANAGEMENT OFFICER (Temporary Job Opening), P-3, Geneva [Temporary] - Economic, Social and Development, Programme Management in GENEVA. Closing date: 2018-01-17 2018-01-12T00:00:00+01:00 Open PROGRAMME MANAGEMENT OFFICER (Temporary Job Opening), P-3, Geneva [Temporary] - Economic, Social and Development, Programme Management 2018-01-17 P-3 GENEVA - 91166 UNCTAD Please check with UNCTAD directly for contact details. Economic, Social and Development, Programme Management

PROGRAMME MANAGEMENT OFFICER - Economic, Social and Development, Programme Management

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UNCTAD: PROGRAMME MANAGEMENT OFFICER - Economic, Social and Development, Programme Management in GENEVA. Closing date: 2018-02-24 2018-01-12T00:00:00+01:00 Open PROGRAMME MANAGEMENT OFFICER - Economic, Social and Development, Programme Management 2018-02-24 P-4 GENEVA - 90123 UNCTAD Please check with UNCTAD directly for contact details. Economic, Social and Development, Programme Management

Community Lead, Social Engagement - Latin America

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COMMUNITY LEAD, SOCIAL ENGAGEMENT - LATIN AMERICA   The World Economic Forum – committed to improving the state of the world – is the International Organization for Public-Private Cooperation.   The Forum engages the foremost political, business and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas.   The Social Engagement Communities at the Forum include three distinct communities that support leadership and impact: Young Global Leaders, Global Shapers and Social Entrepreneurs.   Born out of the World Economic Forum, the Global Shapers Community is a network of inspiring young people under the age of 30 working together to address local, regional and global challenges. With more than 7,000 members, the Global Shapers Community spans 378 city-based hubs in 160 countries.   The Forum of Young Global Leaders is a community of over 800 enterprising, socially-minded men and women selected under the age of 40, who operate as a force for good to overcome barriers that elsewhere stand in the way of progress. The community is made up of leaders from all walks of life, from every region of the world, and from every stakeholder group in society.   The Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship provides global exposure for outstanding social entrepreneurs and facilitates the adoption and scaling of the most promising social enterprise models worldwide.   This position will be based in Geneva, Switzerland; there is also the possibility to be based out of our New York office.   Duties and Responsibilities Design and implement long-term engagement strategies for the Global Shapers and Young Global Leaders in Latin America; design, facilitate and coordinate community events and activities in this region Assist in the selection of new YGLs from Latin America Strengthen the governance and operation of existing Global Shapers Hubs and play a supportive role in nurturing hubs to maximize the likelihood that each Hub succeeds and matures into a responsible local actor Champion members’ interests within the Forum’s broader range of activities, aligned with the Forum’s mission Encourage collaboration of members within and across the Social Engagement communities on common interests and affiliations Develop, enhance and activate relationships with new and existing members from across a variety of sectors Be responsible for digital management of the members in Latin America Excel as a coordinator, adviser and collaborator for community led initiatives, community projects and education modules Maintain and update a comprehensive database of expertise, professional information, invoicing and other data related to the community members Manage community events associated with the Forum’s official meetings in the region and stand-alone events such as the annual gathering of each community   Qualifications and Skills Broad intellectual background with a master’s degree (or equivalent), preferably MBA or MPA, open to specializations 4-6 years of relevant experience with a proven track record in positions of responsibility, ideally in Latin America Understanding of the existing landscape of youth activism and a proven interest in global affairs Fluent in English and Spanish; additional languages welcome, especially Portuguese Ability to manage complex, cross-team projects and to work efficiently and effectively across multiple priorities Digital native who is at ease working with a wide variety of digital and social media platforms Attention to detail and willingness to take on the necessary administrative and logistical tasks of CRM-related community management Flexible and adaptable Excellent command of Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint); knowledge of Salesforce an advantage   Please apply online and provide us with your CV and a cover letter stating your motivation.

Community Specialist, YGL Alumni

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COMMUNITY SPECIALIST, YGL ALUMNI COMMUNITY   Temporary Contract: 15th February 2018 to 15 November 2018   The World Economic Forum, committed to improving the state of the world, is the International Organization for Public-Private Cooperation.   The Forum engages the foremost political, business and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas.   The Social Engagement team is looking for a Community Specialist to support alumni and community development. Comprising three communities (Global Shapers, Young Global Leaders, and the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship), the Social Engagement team engages the next generation of leaders, innovators and change-makers around the world. The successful candidate will assist with work on projects associated with the Young Global Leaders (YGL) Alumni Community, including planning of events, and community development and engagement.   Reporting to the YGL Alumni Community Lead, the successful candidate will gain experience in community engagement and alumni relations.   Duties and Responsibilities • Conduct research and provide support to develop the Alumni engagement strategy • Update alumni records and support the transition process of new alumni members, including off-boarding from the YGL to the Alumni Community • Develop and send the monthly newsletter • Monitor, create and maintain a library of alumni achievements for the newsletter • Assist in planning for alumni meetings and events, and other projects as needed   Qualifications and Skills • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in communications, marketing, non-profit management or related field • Proficiency in MS Office applications, ideally proficiency in Salesforce, Exact Target and Qualtrics • Strong interest in data, data analysis and research methodologies • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment • Good interpersonal skills and attention to detail • Strong coordination and project management skills • Ability or interest in broad stakeholder management • Enthusiasm to experiment in improving processes   Please apply online and provide us with your CV and a cover letter describing your motivations for applying.

Special Assistant to Deputy Director Administration

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UNOPS: Special Assistant to Deputy Director Administration in Geneva, Switzerland. Closing date: 2018-01-16 2018-01-11T00:00:00+01:00 Open Special Assistant to Deputy Director Administration 2018-01-16 IICA-1 Geneva, Switzerland - 14806 UNOPS Please check with UNOPS directly for contact details. -

HUMAN RIGHTS OFFICER [Temporary] - Political, Peace and Humanitarian, Human Rights Affairs

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UN OHCHR: HUMAN RIGHTS OFFICER [Temporary] - Political, Peace and Humanitarian, Human Rights Affairs in GENEVA. Closing date: 2018-01-16 2018-01-11T00:00:00+01:00 Open HUMAN RIGHTS OFFICER [Temporary] - Political, Peace and Humanitarian, Human Rights Affairs 2018-01-16 P-3 GENEVA - 91158 UN OHCHR Please check with UN OHCHR directly for contact details. Political, Peace and Humanitarian, Human Rights Affairs

ASSOCIATE ECONOMIC AFFAIRS OFFICER [Temporary] - Economic, Social and Development, Economic Affairs (and Sustainable Development)

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UNCTAD: ASSOCIATE ECONOMIC AFFAIRS OFFICER [Temporary] - Economic, Social and Development, Economic Affairs (and Sustainable Development) in GENEVA. Closing date: 2018-01-16 2018-01-11T00:00:00+01:00 Open ASSOCIATE ECONOMIC AFFAIRS OFFICER [Temporary] - Economic, Social and Development, Economic Affairs (and Sustainable Development) 2018-01-16 P-2 GENEVA - 91177 UNCTAD Please check with UNCTAD directly for contact details. Economic, Social and Development, Economic Affairs (and Sustainable Development)

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