ICT Advisor

Job categories IT
Vacancy code VA/2023/B5514/25664
Level ICS-11
Department/office AR, SAMCO, Bangladesh
Duty station Dhaka, Bangladesh
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-3
Duration 4 Months
Application period 16-Mar-2023 to 30-Mar-2023

Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.

Please note that UNOPS will at no stage of the recruitment process request candidates to make payments of any kind.

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UNOPS has been present in Bangladesh since 2003. In 2014 UNOPS was established as a formal representation as a response to the UNOPS Executive Board in order to provide more substantial support to the Government of Bangladesh and other clients in the different areas focusing to Resilient Infrastructure Approach, Program & Project Management, Fund Management, Procurement, Human Resources, Financial Management emphasising on building national capacities, improving the resilience of communities with a view of contributing to the implementation of the SDGs.

Local Government Engineering Department (LGED) is one the largest public sector development agencies in Bangladesh with an annual development budget exceeding USD 2.5 Billion. The mission of LGED is to develop and manage local infrastructure across the country for increasing farm/non-farm production, generating employment, improving socio-economic conditions, promoting local governance, reducing poverty and acting as an agent of change at the local level.

UNOPS and LGED have a history of collaborating in different capacities and forms. LGED has made a request to continue and strengthen this partnership with UNOPS, seeking their top-notch professional support services, particularly in the ICT field. UNOPS and LGED have signed an MOU that provides a broader framework of cooperation and collaboration between the two organisations. Based on the MOU, UNOPS has mobilised its internal resources for an Advisory Support to enhance the ICT system of LGED. 

Expected outputs are:

  1. Assessment of the current ICT infrastructure of LGED and mapping its strengths and weaknesses;
  2. Creation of a roadmap for LGED to optimise its ICT resources and to achieve institutional excellence in digitalization; and
  3. Ad hoc support to LGED (based on mutual agreement)

The ICT Advisor will undertake an assessment of the existing ICT system of LGED,...

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Contract type: ICA Contract level: ICS 11 (IICA 3) Contract duration: 4 months...

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