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Büro Führungskräfte zu Internationalen Organisationen

Junior Professional Officer (JPO)

Die Bundesregierung hat mit mehr als 30 Internationalen Organisationen Abkommen zur Förderung von deutschen Nachwuchskräften als JPO geschlossen. Die Federführung des Programms liegt beim Bundesministerium für wirtschaftliche Zusammenarbeit und Entwicklung (BMZ); das Büro Führungskräfte zu Internationalen Organisationen (BFIO) ist verantwortlich für die Durchführung des Programms. Angesprochen sind Bewerber/innen mit deutscher Staatsangehörigkeit und mit erster Berufserfahrung nach abgeschlossenem Hochschulstudium.

Da es sich um ein Nachwuchsförderprogramm handelt, sollten Bewerberinnen und Bewerber im Regelfall zwischen zwei bis vier Jahren Berufserfahrung haben.

Wichtige Informationen zur Bewerbung (Bewerbungsvoraussetzungen, Bewerbungsformular, Details zur Stellenbeschreibung etc.) finden Sie auf unserer Website unter www.bfio.de, Stichwort: JPO-Programm.

Bewerbungsschluss ist Freitag, der 14. August 2020, 24.00 Uhr MEZ


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IFAD - JPO, Office of the President and Vice-President, Rome, Italy


Junior Professional Officer (JPO), Office of the President and Vice-President, Rome, Italy
Sector/Unit: Office of the President and Vice-President
Duration: 2 years with the possibility of extension for another year
Please note that for participants of the JPO-Programme two years work experience are mandatory!


Main duties and responsibilities:

  • Support to the Vice President in his/her function as Chair of the Operational Strategy and Policy Guidance Committee, analyzing IFAD-funded project concept notes and country strategies and providing related briefs.
  • Support the review and analyze proposals on policy matters and corporate initiatives, and prepare summaries and analytical briefs on contextual information materials.
  • Identify, analyze and monitor political developments, trends and emerging issues relevant for IFAD’s mandate, and provide inputs on issues to the Vice-President.
  • Prepare briefs, analyze and short papers on various subjects.
  • Assess implications and make recommendations on possible policies, strategies and other measures to address issues of concern and to advance mandated objectives.
  • Support the Vice-President in coordinating its office workflow and administration.
  • Monitor progress on initiatives and agreed outputs for programme of work related to the Vice President, liaising with divisions to ensure effective and timely action.
  • Support the preparation of official missions, meetings, conferences, events, and internal forums.
  • Prepare written summaries of meetings/visits and assist with follow-up activities.  
  • Share knowledge and experiences generated through activities and ensure access to the latest sources of knowledge and innovation.


Profile of qualification:

Education:

  • Master´s degree from an accredited academic institution in economics, international development, rural development, rural finance, business administration, international affairs, management or any related field.


Experience:

  • At least 2 years of progressively relevant professional experience in a related role providing analytical support within an international financial institution, development cooperation agencies and/or the United Nations system.
  • Proven track record in reviewing and analyzing financial documents.
  • Proven exposure to high-level inter-agency debate is an asset.


Key Competencies:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.
  • Working knowledge of another working language (Arabic, French, or Spanish) is desirable.
  • Demonstrated competency in analysis and synthesis of information.