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We are currently looking for talented and highly-motivated individuals to join our ranks in UP Resilience Institute. Interested applicants may submit their CVs to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

New Job Openings for 3rd Quarter of 2019

 

ENGINEER IV (1)

Salary Grade: 22

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering relevant to the job
  • 3 years of relevant experience
  • 16 hours of relevant training
  • RA 1080

HRDO Item Number: ENG4-11-1998

 

JUNIOR ICT ASSISTANT (3)

Salary Grade:  10

Scope of work:

  • Develop and document code
  • Assist with any ICT issues
  • Weekly task reports
  • Attend meetings

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree relevant to the job

 

JUNIOR ICT ASSOCIATE (1)

Salary Grade:  17

Scope of work:

  • Create a healthy and motivating work environment and atmosphere
  • Provide guidance to junior teammates to solve ICT issues
  • Attend meetings with clients
  • Assist with software related documentation
  • Develop and document code
  • Assist with any ICT issues
  • Weekly task reports

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree relevant to the job
  • 2 years of relevant experience
  • 12 hours of relevant training

 

Deadline for applications is July 29 2019

Job Openings for August 13 2019

Send application letter with CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., with the subject line APPLICATION: RCWD-[position], on or before 14 August 2019.

Junior Managing Researcher (SG 20) 

Duties and Responsibilities: 

Lead the conduct of policy briefings, consultation meetings, and workshops with key stakeholders at both national and local levels 

Facilitate the identification and development of the UPRI research and creative work (RCW) agenda 

Conduct internal UPRI research, as may be needed, in support of the UPRI RCW Agenda 

Develop guidelines for the implementation of UPRI’s funding support for UPRI Fellows 

Prepare policy briefs, policy papers, press releases, and other briefing materials to promote UPRI’s research findings and RCW agenda 

Formulate research proposals, project reports, and other documents to further strengthen UPRI’s RCW agenda 

Represent the UPRI Director for Research and Creative Work in meetings and other activities, as may be necessary 

Perform other duties as may be assigned from time to time by the UPRI Director for Research and Creative Work 

Qualifications: 

Bachelor’s degree in Public Administration, Development Communication, Economics, and other related fields; advanced degree an advantage 

At least 5 years of relevant work experience, 2 years of which preferably in supervisory capacity 

Highly familiar with academic and grey literatures on any two of the following topics: disaster risk reduction, climate change adaptation, climate change mitigation, disaster resilience, and sustainable development goals 

Substantive experience in liaising with the executive and legislative branches of government, local government units, universities, and research institutions in and outside the Philippines 

At least 18 hours of relevant training 

Experience in dealing with the media an advantage 

Can work with a team

 Senior Research Analyst (SG 18) 

Duties and Responsibilities: 

Lead the collection, updating, and organization into a database of existing UP research on climate change, disaster risk reduction, and disaster resilience 

Lead the conceptualization and development of knowledge products and tools for decision making, training, and/or learning, utilizing UP’s research findings and creative work outputs 

Collate, consolidate and identify key insights from selected research and creative work outputs of UPRI Fellows 

Identify the knowledge and research needs of NGAs, LGUS and SUCs vis-à-vis DRR-CCA and disaster resilience 

Provide substantive inputs in the preparation of policy documents, media briefs, academic presentations, project reports, research proposals, and other materials 

Perform other duties as may be assigned from time to time by the UPRI Director for Research and Creative Work 

Qualifications: 

Bachelor’s degree in Information Management, Computer Science, Industrial Engineering, and other related fields; advanced degree an advantage 

At least 3 years of relevant work experience, preferably in a field related to disaster risk reduction, climate change adaptation, disaster resilience, and/or sustainable development 

Knowledge of database management a must 

Familiarity with knowledge management, statistics, big data, and data visualization an advantage 

At least 12 hours of relevant training 

Can work with a team

 

Senior Project Associate (SG 16)

Duties and Responsibilities: 

Manage the implementation of programs and projects of the department, including the administration of funding support for research and creative work of UPRI Fellows 

Coordinate with UPRI Fellows and other concerned stakeholders from within and outside UP on research-related matters 

Liaise with national government agencies, local government units, universities, and other UPRI partners in the conduct of policy briefings and other activities 

Provide substantive inputs in the preparation of policy documents, media briefs, academic presentations, project reports, and other materials 

Identify project and research opportunities to advance UPRI’s RCW agenda 

Perform other duties as may be assigned from time to time by the UPRI Director for Research and Creative Work 

Qualifications: 

Bachelor’s degree in Public Administration, Management, Industrial Engineering, Development Studies, and other related fields; advanced degree an advantage 

At least two years of relevant work experience, preferably in a field related to disaster risk reduction, climate change adaptation, disaster resilience, and/or sustainable development 

Experience in project management a must 

Familiarity with collaborative project management tools an advantage 

At least 8 hours of relevant training 

Can work with a team

 Senior Project Assistant (SG 14) 

Duties and Responsibilities: 

Provide technical assistance in the planning and conduct of policy briefings, meetings, and workshops with key stakeholders at both national and local levels 

Assist in the preparation of policy documents, media briefs, academic presentations, project reports, research proposals, and other materials 

Provide research assistance in the collection and updating of UP’s research and creative works on climate change, disaster risk reduction, and disaster resilience 

Assist in the development of knowledge products and tools for decision making, training, and/or learning, utilizing UP’s research findings and creative work outputs 

Liaise with UPRI Fellows, UP officials and UPRI partners on matters related to the work of UPRI, particularly of the department 

Perform other duties as may be assigned from time to time by the UPRI Director for Research and Creative Work 

Qualifications: 

Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field 

At least one year of relevant work experience 

Involvement in projects related to disaster risk reduction, climate change adaptation, disaster resilience, and/or sustainable development an advantage 

At least 4 hours of relevant training 

Familiar with online collaboration tools 

Creative skills a plus 

Can work with a team

 Administrative Services Assistant (SG 10) 

Duties and Responsibilities: 

Handle and process administrative work required in order to accomplish all deliverables of the department 

Provide administrative support to the department’s day-to-day operations, including but not limited to filing, answering calls, and record keeping 

Prepare financial reports, disbursement voucher, purchase request and all other forms of documentation, in close coordination with UPRI’s Administrative Department 

Respond to general enquiries addressed to the department, in coordination with other UPRI departments 

Create and maintain an archive of all letters, reports, and other documents 

Perform other duties as may be assigned from time to time by the UPRI Director for Research and Creative Work 

Qualifications: 

Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field OR completion of 2 years studies in College with 2 years relevant experience 

Familiar with online collaboration tools 

Can work with a team