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ISSA Regional Coordinator for the Americas

The position is located in the Office of the Secretary General of the International Social Security Association (ISSA). Under the direction of the Head of the Office of the Secretary General, the incumbent is responsible for developing relations with ISSA member institutions in the region of the Americas with a view to enhancing their engagement in the ISSA activities and to ensuring a high value of their ISSA membership.

The incumbent coordinates the planning and implementation of the ISSA regional programme of activities in the Americas in collaboration with the ISSA regional structures and in response to the expressed needs and priorities of constituents. The position’s responsibilities also include the project management of ISSA Regional Social Security Forum for the Americas, which is the key ISSA event in the region, relations with regional organizations and member recruitment.

In addition to regional coordination, the incumbent takes responsibility for the organization of the meetings of the ISSA statutory bodies, including the ISSA Bureau and its sub-committees, the Council and the General Assembly in accordance with the ISSA Constitution.

The position, based in Geneva, is a renewable fix-term contract at the P4 level in the UN System.

The deadline for applications is 5 March 2017.

Please note that all candidates must complete an online application form. To apply, please visit ILO's e-Recruitment website at: The system provides instructions for online application procedures.

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