Tuesday, August 29, 2006
VACANCY: Consortium for the Sustainable Development of the Andean Ecoregion (CONDESAN) Coordinator (CIP)
The International Potato Center (CIP) is seeking a Coordinator for the Consortium for the Sustainable Development of the Andean Ecoregion (CONDESAN). CIP seeks diversity and gender balance in its staff. Women and citizens of developing countries are particularly urged to apply.
The new Coordinator will direct the successful implementation of the Charter of Navigation of CONDESAN and achieve the following objectives: (a) stimulate and support dialogue, communication, cooperation and collaboration among the partners; (b) facilitate the work of the various components of the Consortium (CONDESAN Initiatives, the Technical Committee and the Board of Directors) and the adequate communication amongst them; (c) work to achieve the objectives of the various projects of CONDESAN in accordance with rigorous quality standards; (d) ensure the financing of CONDESAN and of the projects requested for the implementation of the Charter of Navigation; (e) coordinate the regular management of CONDESAN in accordance with the standards and procedures of CIP and the orientation of the Board of Directors; (f) strengthen the collaborative relationships between CONDESAN and other programs and projects of the CGIAR, starting with those of CIP and CIAT.
The review of applications will commence on 18 September 2006 and continue until the position is filled. Receipt of applications will be acknowledged but only short-listed candidates will be subsequently contacted.
See http://www.condesan.org/docinfonotas/CONDESAN-CdN-2006FEB.pdf or http://www.cipotato.org/org/Jobs/condesan.htm for the full announcement.