FAO Core Competencies
Building Effective Relationships
Knowledge Sharing and Continuous Improvement
Work experience in UN agencies, major international organizations would be considered an asset
Extent and relevance of experience in developing and implementing knowledge management strategies and communication programs in the web
Extent and relevance of experience in curating library exhibitions, as well as the production of content for different library materials (books, brochures, articles, posters)
Extent and relevance of experience with metadata input, current metadata standards and AACR, LC, UDC, MARC21 and AGROVOC terms.
Extent and relevance of experience in developing strategies in long-term preservation of digital records, in designing and supporting an Electronic Document Management System and in retention management.
Knowledge of Chinese, Arabic or Russian is highly desirable
Familiarity with KOHA, AGROVOC, UDC, WoS, EndNote, Adobe Pro and InDesign is desirable
Familiarity with Microsoft Office and at least one RIM software such as SharePoint, Alfresco, FileNet, Documentum or OpenText.
Please note that all candidates should adhere to FAO Values of Commitment to FAO, Respect for All and Integrity and Transparency
FAO does not charge any fee at any stage of the recruitment process (application, interview, processing)
Please note that FAO will only consider academic credentials or degrees obtained from an educational institution recognized in the IAU/UNESCO list
Only language proficiency certificates from UN accredited external providers and/or FAO language official examinations (LPE, ILE, LRT) will be accepted as proof of the level of knowledge of languages indicated in the online applications
Candidates should upload language certificate/s when submitting their application.
For more information, visit the FAO employment website
HOW TO APPLY
To apply, visit the recruitment website at Jobs at FAO and complete your online profile. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Only applications received through the recruitment portal will be considered.
Vacancies will be removed from the recruitment portal at 23:59 Central European Time (CET) on the deadline for applications date. We encourage applicants to submit the application well before the deadline
If you need help please contact: Careers@fao.org
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