The position will be part of the ICES Management Team.
Expected qualifications and competencies:
We are looking for an experienced finance professional, with a proven background of senior financial/administrative management, ideally within the international public environment. We seek the following qualifications and experience in a candidate:
Terms of appointment
The appointment will be full-time (38 hours per week), for an initial three year contract period, with the possibility of renewal in three-year increments. The individual selected for this position should start in May 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter.
ICES Secretariat staff enjoy privileges and immunities pursuant to the Host Agreement between the Government of Denmark and ICES. The salaries of ICES staff are exempt from Danish income tax and the salary for this role is at the “P4" grade, which is based on the United Nations common salary system.
Furthermore, a tax-free pension scheme is available, to which both the employee and ICES contribute. ICES Staff Rules set out the conditions and principles of employment and the responsibilities of the staff of the Secretariat.
If you feel you have the professional and personal qualities and potential we are looking for, please submit your application (CV and cover letter) directly via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 29 March 2019. Please mark your email and applications documents “201906 Head of Admin & Finance"
Questions about this vacancy may be directed to HR Officer Asli Bankaci.
ICES Secretariat is located in Copenhagen, Denmark.