IT DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR AT THE ORGANIZATION OF THE PETROLEUM EXPORTING COUNTRIES (OPEC)

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Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) – We coordinate and unify the petroleum policies of its Member Countries and ensure the stabilization of oil markets in order to secure an efficient, economic and regular supply of petroleum to consumers, a steady income to producers and a fair return on capital for those investing in the petroleum industry.

Job Title: IT Development Coordinator

Job Code: 3.3.01

Location: Nigeria

Department Overview

The Data Services Department collects, retrieves and provides statistical data as support to the research and analytical studies in the other Research Division Departments and other activities of the Secretariat. It also develops up-to-date IT applications and database systems, and provides specialized relevant documents and references.

The Department has the responsibility of a central, timely provider of reliable up-to-date data, documentation and information pertaining to oil markets in particular and energy markets and related issues in general as well as rendering IT development services.

Objective of Position:

To supervise the IT development group and its staff, delegate and coordinate tasks and to ensure effective teamwork.

To ensure reliability and availability of the OPEC Database, the OPEC Intranet and related applications.

Main Responsibilities

Plans, develops, organizes, coordinate, and supervises the activities of the IT Development Group

Carries out system analysis and feasibility studies for new applications

Determines system specification and provides outlines for system design

Develops standard procedures for implementation of new systems and provides guidelines for system development and standard system development procedures

Develops new applications and provides reviews on related technology

Provides reviews and analysis on various subjects and carries out other assignments as required

Provides user support

Administers and provides software packages, licenses, and subscriptions of data publications

Carries out any other tasks assigned by the relevant superiors as pertain to his/her background, qualifications and position

COMPETENCIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

University degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or other subject related to Information Technology, advanced degree preferred.

WORK EXPERIENCE

University degree: 10 years

Advanced degree: 8 years

TRAINING SPECIALIZATIONS

System Analysis and Design: Relational Database, System Thinking, Feasibility Studies,

Information Architecture

Document and Records Management Systems

Web Content Management (CMS) Systems

Web Technologies

Oracle RDBMS

Modelling

Energy/Oil Statistics

Energy Information System

Familiarity with a variety of software packages

SKILLS

Managerial & leadership skills

Communication skills

Analytical skills

Presentation skills

Interpersonal skills

Customer service orientation

Team-building skills

Initiative and integrity

LANGUAGE

English.

STATUS AND BENEFITS

Members of the Secretariat are international employees whose responsibilities are not national but exclusively international. In carrying out their functions they have to demonstrate the personal qualities expected of international employees such as integrity, independence and impartiality.

The post is at grade D reporting to the Head, Data Studies Department. The compensation package, including expatriate benefits, is commensurate with the level of the post.

APPLICATION CLOSING DATE

31st July, 2020.

Interested and qualified candidates are requested to fill in a résumé and an application form which can be received from their Country’s Governor (PDF) (See Nigeria address below) for OPEC or Click Here (Ms Word) to download Application Form. In order for applications to be considered, the application form and resume must reach the OPEC Secretariat through the relevant Governor not later than the closing date stated above.

NIGERIA COUNTRY GOVERNOR

Federal Republic of Nigeria

Dr. Omar Farouk Ibrahim, MCIPR,

Group General Manager, International Energy Relations (GGM IER),

Governor for OPEC,

Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation – NNPC,

Block D 10th Floor, Room 04, NNPC Towers

Abuja, Nigeria.

Note: Applicants must be nationals of Member Countries of OPEC and should not be older than 58 years.

HOW TO APPLY

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Go to https://www.opec.org/opec_web/en/employment/5823.htm to apply.

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