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Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon


The Secretary-General is pleased to announce the following job opening at the level of Under-Secretary-General:

Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (ECE)

The Executive Secretary is accountable to the Secretary-General and is responsible for all the activities of ECE, as well as its administration. The Executive Secretary:

Further information on ECE is available in the Secretary-General’s Bulletin ST/SGB/2008/9 and on the following website: http://www.unece.org/

In order to ensure a wide pool of candidates for this position, the Secretariat would welcome any applications to supplement the Secretary-General’s own search and consultations. The Secretariat would especially welcome applications of female candidates.

The Secretary-General is seeking an individual with:

Individuals who are either nominated by Member States or who seek to serve with the United Nations in any individual capacity will be required, if short listed, to complete a self attestation stating that they have not committed, been convicted of, nor prosecuted for, any criminal offence and have not been involved, by act or omission, in the commission of any violation of international human rights law or international humanitarian law.

All applications should include the curriculum vitae of the candidates and must be sent to the Secretariat by 30 April 2014. Applications may also be sent to eosgapplications20142@un.org