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Current Job Vacancies at OPEC Fund for International Development

  • Full Time
  • Nigeria

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The OPEC Fund for International Development is a multilateral development finance institution established in 1976. Our 12 Member Countries are: Algeria, Ecuador, Gabon, Indonesia, the Islamic Republic of Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Libya, Nigeria, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, and the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela.

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Current Job Vacancies at OPEC Fund for International Development

Job Title: Financial Management Officer

Location: Austria
Employment type: Fixed Term Contract
Department: Financial Operations Department / Treasury Unit

Job Profile

  • The Financial Management Officer contributes to the effective implementation of various critical policies and guidelines in support of the execution of efficient liquidity, asset-liability and debt management operations.
  • The incumbent is also expected to contribute to the review and risk assessment of investments, including new instruments.
  • Furthermore, the officer is expected to assist the Function Head in managing the Staff Retirement Fund (SRF).

Duties and Responsibilities
Policy development and implementation:

  • Contributes to the review of Liquidity, Asset and Liability Management, and Treasury Risk Management policies and monitors implementation/compliance.
  • Contributes to the formulation of investment guidelines for Treasury portfolios and SRF and monitors implementation/compliance.
  • Assists in the review and risk assessment of investments, including new instruments.

Data collection and analysis:

  • Performs research and analysis related to OPEC Fund’s Treasury portfolios and SRF and prepares reports thereof.Assists in the review and risk assessment of investments, including new instruments.
  • Monitors and analyzes various risk measures on the balance sheet such as liquidity gaps, asset liability mismatches, interest rate exposure, and FX exposure.
  • Analyzes various portfolio data to calculate and monitor equity duration of the balance sheet.
  • Analyzes Treasury portfolios’ performance, liquidity and credit quality; and monitors compliance with relevant OPEC Fund policies.
  • Carries out liquidity analysis/modeling to inform debt management and cash flow planning decisions.
  • Assists in carrying out long-term projections of OPEC Fund’s financial operations.
  • Carries out scenario analyses to simulate effects of interest rate changes on the assets and liabilities.

Stakeholder management and engagement:

  • Analyzes OPEC Fund’s asset liability profile and coordinates with Risk Management to ensure compliance with the ALM policy. Assists in managing relationship with OPEC Fund’s investment consultant to enhance Treasury portfolios and SRF investment strategies and reporting.
  • Supports other Finance Department units/functions with planning, reconciliation and transaction related issues.
  • Assists in overseeing the OPEC Fund’s SRF mandate and evaluate manager performance.

Reporting:

  • Provides regular and ad-hoc analyses and reports to Management, the Governing Board and the Audit and Risk Management Committee.
  • Prepares and reviews relevant sections of quarterly ALM reports.
  • Assists in preparing Pension Committee reports on SRF performance and attribution.
  • Assists in liaising with the OPEC Fund’s actuary in preparing Staff Retirement Plan actuarial valuation reports.
  • Undertakes miscellaneous projects related to the Treasury portfolios and SRF.
  • Carries out other tasks assigned by the Assistant Treasurer – Head, Financial Management and/or Treasurer that are related to the responsibilities of Treasury.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Master’s Degree in Business Administration, Finance, Economics or related fields or a related field.
  • A minimum of five years relevant professional experience, preferably three years of which should have been in an international financial institution.
  • Professional financial qualification (e.g. CFA, FRM) is desirable.
  • Strong quantitative/numerical skills with experience interpreting data.
  • Robust analytical skills are required.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Skills on database related programming (SQL, JAVA, Python, Power BI and etc.) is highly desirable.
  • Fluent in English. Good working knowledge of Arabic, French, German or Spanish is an added advantage.

Competencies:

  • Subject Matter Knowledge – The in-depth understanding and expertise in specific fields relevant to the OPEC Fund’s operations and the individual’s role.
  • Ability to Work Under Pressure – The capacity to remain composed, focused and productive when facing tight deadlines, high-stakes situations and demanding workloads.
  • Collaboration and Teamwork – The ability to effectively work with colleagues, stakeholders and partners to achieve shared goals.
  • Customer Centricity – The ability to focus on comprehending and addressing customer needs; consistently deliver exceptional service and foster strong, lasting customer relationships.
  • Decision making – The ability to analyze information comprehensively to make well-informed decisions; assess both immediate and long-term ramifications.

Application Closing Date
26th March, 2024.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

 

 

 

 

 

Job Title: Systems Infrastructure Analyst

Location: Austria
Department/Unit: Corporate Services Department / Information Technology Unit
Required Languages: English and German
Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract
Job Category:  Para Professional

Job Profile

  • The Systems Infrastructure Analyst provides technical expertise in installation, maintenance and monitoring of specific IT systems to ensure their optimal and effective utilization.
  • The incumbent must have thorough knowledge of different computer software and hardware platforms. S/he is the primary point of contact for IT support within the organization.

Duties and Responsibilities
User support:

  • Performs regular IT tasks in all areas such as systems administration, monitoring, patching, scripting and database administration.
  • Provides service desk support for incoming queries and issues related to computer systems, software and other hardware.
  • Maintains and secures appliances, desktops and servers implementations.
  • Guarantees the availability of printer systems.
  • Resolves hardware incidents and initiates warranty repairs.
  • Responsible for user account management, including on-boarding and off-boarding of users, access rights and group membership administration and user mailbox administration.

Infrastructure maintenance:

  • Supports the Senior Infrastructure Officer in the implementation of IT infrastructure projects.
  • Monitors systems, infrastructure, network, and ensures improvements of performance, availability and usability.
  • Implements security measures and ensures data integrity.
  • Implements cyber security solutions governed by the CISO.
  • Monitors and reports on SLAs defined with external partners and consultants.
  • Deals with all departments/units on the subject of IT services.

Knowledge Management and Innovations:

  • Maintains and updates knowledge base articles.
  • Recommends alternative technologies or improvements to enhance information systems to support organizational goals.
  • Develops training materials and user documentation.
  • Keeps abreast of latest technology trends and developments.
  • Reviews technical architectures and proposes improvements to satisfy forecasted requirements.
  • Carries out other related tasks assigned by the Head of Infrastructure and IT Director.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related field.
  • A minimum of 5 years relevant professional experience.
  • Additional IT certifications and other relevant certifications are an addedd advantage.
  • Very good knowledge in Microsoft On-premise Operating Systems is desirable.
  • Very good knowledge of Microsoft Desktop and Microsoft Office products is desirable.
  • Experience with Cisco equipment and solutions is desirable.
  • Experience in security solutions is desirable.
  • Knowledge of maintaining a VMware environment is desirable.
  • Experience in Cloud technologies is desirable.
  • PowerShell Scripting is desirable.
  • Familiarity with SAP, OPEN Text is highly desirable.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Fluent in English and German. Good working knowledge of Arabic, French or Spanish is an added advantage.

Competencies:

  • Subject Matter Knowledge – The in-depth understanding and expertise in specific fields relevant to the OPEC Fund’s operations and the individual’s role.
  • Collaboration and Teamwork – The ability to effectively work with colleagues, stakeholders and partners to achieve shared goals.
  • Communication – The ability to relay ideas, information and messages effectively and succinctly to a variety of audiences.
  • Customer Centricity  – The ability to focus on comprehending and addressing customer needs; consistently deliver exceptional service and foster strong, lasting customer relationships.
  • Effective Planning and Follow Up – The ability to set clear goals and priorities; skillfully organize tasks for efficiency; consistently follow through on commitments and plans.
  • Problem Solving Ability – The ability to identify issues adeptly, delve into root causes, and devise pragmatic solutions; demonstrate ingenuity and resourcefulness in overcoming challenges.
  • Sense of Responsibility – The ability to demonstrate ownership and accountability in tasks and outcomes; uphold reliability and commitment to fulfilling responsibilities.

Application Closing Date
25th March, 2024.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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