We are currently in search of an enthusiastic person with excellent administrative and project management skills to join our team as Training Programme and Projects Officer at ICES Secretariat, located in Copenhagen, Denmark.
You will provide technical, advisory and capacity development support to ICES Training Programme and educational activities. Based on the offers from instructors as well as expressed demands from the community, there is an opportunity to better serve our Member Countries and institutes by increasing the number of courses that ICES offer. Additional support to run these courses is required.
You will also serve as support to ICES Training Group and help develop ICES Training Strategy. Re-thinking capacity-building priorities in ICES requires consideration of experimental and reflective learning methods i.e. the need for online training capacity and hybrid training. You will also support to the upcoming Strategic Initiative on Education and Cooperation with Academia.
Qualifications and experience
Besides being a friendly and outgoing colleague, the ideal Training Programme and Projects Officer is someone who is highly organized and can work well under tight deadlines. Further requirements for this position include:
Terms of appointment
The appointment will be full-time (38 hours per week), for a four-year contract period starting in January 2023.
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 “C5" 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 we are looking for, please submit your application via Talent Attract no later than midnight (CET), Friday 7 October 2022.
Questions about this vacancy may be directed to Wojciech Wawrzynski (Head of Science Department).
ICES is an equal opportunity employer and we encourage all qualified applicants to apply.