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The NATO Communications& Information Agency is leading NATO’s Digital Endeavour. We are NATO’s technology and cyber leaders, helping NATO Nations to communicate and work together in smarter ways.
Our work is challenging and meaningful, and you will develop and apply your expertise as part of a dynamic international team of civilian and military professionals.
Come and be part of the most successful alliance in history.
Do you have extensive experience with identifying, mitigating and evaluating elements of risk that may affect business continuity and the overall operational effectiveness?
Are you familiar with initiation and implementation of risks strategies? Are you ready to join a dynamic team?
If the answer is yes, Apply Now!
The NCI Agency is currently seeking experienced Senior Project Manager (Risk) to enhance the Risk Management for the entire NSII Portfolio of Projects and Services.
as well as establish and maintain stakeholder relations.
The Network Services and IT Infrastructure Service Line Chief is accountable and responsible to the DIS for planning and executing all lifecycle management activities for Network services and IT Infrastructure services (strategy, design, transition, operation and continuous service improvement including subject matter expertise, research and development, acquisition and logistic support) in the assigned C3 technical service areas.
The mission of the Senior Project Manager (Risk) is to enhance the Risk Management for the entire NSII Portfolio of Projects and Services.
The Senior Project Manager will lead some flagship projects to build and document a quality reference for the NSII organisation to adhere to.
The mission furthermore encompasses the adaptation and implementation of the Management Of Risk (M O RTM) best practice to NSII.
This includes the identifying, mitigating and evaluating elements of risk which may affect business continuity and the overall operational effectiveness of the SL as well as NATO as a whole.
Under the direction of the Service Line Chief (SLC), you will perform duties such as the following :
Performing other duties as may be required.
Qualifications required :
You will be required to have A Master of Science (MSc) degree at a nationally recognised / certified University in a related discipline with 5 years post-
related experience; or a Bachelor of Science (BSc) degree at a nationally recognised / certified University in a related subject with 7 years post-
related experience. Exceptionally, the lack of a university degree may be compensated by the demonstration of particular abilities or experience (at least 12 years) of interest to the Agency.
In addition, you must be Certified in risk and project management methodologies (PMI-RMP, PMP, PRINCE 2).
You will be required to demonstrate at least 5 years’ experience relevant to the role. In addition, you must prove at least 3 years’ experience as a Risk Manager and ability to understand operational requirements and translate them into technical and / or implementation requirements.
Prior experience of working in an international environment comprising both military and civilian elements and knowledge of NATO responsibilities and organization, including ACO and ACT, will be considered as a plus.
Competencies required :
builds wide and effective networks of contacts; uses humour appropriately to bring warmth to relationships with others.
A thorough knowledge of one of the two NATO languages, both written and spoken, is essential and some knowledge of the other is desirable.
NOTE : Most of the work of the NCI Agency is conducted in the English language.
May be required to undertake duty travel to operational theatres inside and outside NATO boundaries.
NCI Agency normally offers contracts of employment of a definite duration, not exceeding three years. Contracts may be for less than three years as required to support short-
term projects, meet uncertainty with respect to the business outlook, staff performance and other factors.
Definite duration contracts may be extended for further periods. When extending contracts, the following is taken into consideration :
Serving civilian members of NATO will be offered a contract in accordance with the NATO Civilian Personnel Regulations.
The first six months of definite duration contracts are a probationary period. During this period the staff member's work is assessed to ensure that he / she has the ability to carry out the duties of the post.
At or before the end of the probationary period, the staff member will be notified in writing that the appointment is confirmed or terminated or, in exceptional cases, that the probationary period is extended.
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