Information Systems Officer, Bangkok
Organization: ESCAP - Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
City: Bangkok, Thailand
Office: ESCAP Bangkok
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Closing date: Wednesday, 18 April 2018
Posting Title: Information Systems Officer, P3
Job Code Title: INFORMATION SYSTEMS OFFICER
Department/ Office: Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
Duty Station: BANGKOK
Posting Period: 5 March 2018-18 April 2018
Job Opening number: 18-IST-ESCAP-94145-R-BANGKOK(G)
Staffing Exercise ID: N/A
United Nations Core Values: Integrity, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity
Organizational Setting and Reporting
The mandate of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) is to promote inclusive economic social and environmental development and support regional cooperation and integration in the Asian and Pacific region. ESCAP’s role as a regional development arm of the United Nations Secretariat is to support its membership, through its analytical, normative and technical cooperation, to respond to the development priorities and changing needs of the Asian and Pacific region.
This position is located in the Strategic Communications and Advocacy Section of ESCAP. Under the supervision and overall guidance of the Section Chief, the incumbent will work on substantive and operational matters to run digital initiatives and projects.
Within limits of delegated authority, the Information Systems Officer will be responsible for the following duties:
Provides advisory services on needs and business process analysis, organization and maintenance of ESCAP information assets, and information management policies and procedures, with an emphasis on technological applications.