IT Coordinator


Organization Name: International Commission on Missing Persons
Location: Baghdad, Iraq
Apply email: Not Specified
Start Date: 05-April-2019
Closing Date: 28-April-2019

IT Coordinator, Iraq, L6

Iraq Program

ICMP is implementing a multi-year project in Iraq to support authorities in their efforts to account for persons missing as a result of armed conflict and violations of human rights.

Reporting to the Head of Mission Support, the IT Coordinator is a full-time position based in Baghdad with regular travel to Erbil. The main duties and responsibilities will be the following:

• Establishing and maintaining ICT infrastructure towards ensuring effective, efficient and secure project/mission ICT related operations
• Ensuring organization's ICT strategic plans and goals are effectively implemented and maintained
• Providing support to procurement unit through technical assessment of project/mission specific ICT equipment ensuring compliance with organization’s global ICT requirements
• Providing ICT subject matter (approved software, hardware and services) related support to staff both on premise and through remote support tools
• Administering computers and ICT services in line with global organizational ICT policies and strategy
• Installing, deploying, maintaining and administrating program based ICT related hardware and services in line with global organizational ICT policies and strategy
• Providing the assesment of project/mission specific ICT requirements and assisting in development of ICT operational and security plans/infrastructure vital to realizing operational goals
• Other duties as assigned


• Education in information technology
• At least six years of previous experience as an IT Technician/Help Desk Support, Cisco IOS based hardware/appliances
• At least one year of experience in Network Administration
• Professional fluency in English and Arabic, knowledge of Kurdish is an asset
• MCSA: Windows 10/Office 365/Server 2016
• Cisco Certified Network Associate Routing & Switching (CCNA)
• Previous experience working in an international organization is an asset

Additional requirements:

• Proven ability to interact positively with colleagues regardless of culture, nationality or gender
• Willingness to travel and to work flexible hours including weekends and evenings, when necessary
• Commitment to the underlying objective of assisting the authorities and families of the missing in locating and identifying missing persons in an impartial and transparent manner
• Capacity and willingness to work in sometimes challenging circumstances and under hardship living conditions


This is a full time position with a competitive base salary at the LES6 level on the IMCP salary scale, generous paid leave and extensive health insurance benefits for the incumbent and any eligible dependent.

ICMP is committed to maintaining an environment of mutual respect, where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants. ICMP believes that diversity and inclusion among our staff are critical to our success as a global organization, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented individuals from a thoroughly diverse range of candidates. ICMP is proud to be part of the International Gender Champions network.


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