This post is located in the Information Systems and Telecommunications Service (ISTS) within the Division of Administration and Personnel.
The incumbent must be able to work alongside senior WCO Secretariat managers as well as experts in the information technology (IT) field and external service providers. The Project Manager reports directly to the Head of ISTS.
The incumbent is responsible for gathering and analysing business requirements, creating use-cases, transferring business objectives into IT objectives (projects). He/she is also responsible for project management and, in some cases, for support of applications (super user).
At least Bachelor’s degree in IT.
At least two (2) years of experience as project manager.
At least two (2) years of experience as business analyst.
Experience of working within a multinational organization.
Very good understanding of different development technologies, methods and tools.
Very good understanding of different system architectures and platforms.
Project management certification would be advantageous (PRINCE2, PMP)
Previous programming background would be advantageous.
Knowledge about virtualization and VMware would be advantageous.
The person appointed will also be required to perform such other duties as may be assigned and may be subject to reassignment within the WCO Secretariat.