02 August 2018
The Water Program (WAT) at IIASA works across various water-related sectors and management scales. It studies a range of possible future socioeconomic changes and technological innovations.
The program seeks to incorporate water science into assessment and planning studies at the nexus of water, food, energy, and environmental security. Its aim is to establish a critical mass of water knowledge through development of new modeling tools and data collection.
We are seeking administrative support for the Water Program to assist with the general administration and coordination of the program’s activities.
Under the direct supervision of the Program Director, the selected candidate will support the Program Assistant with the following tasks:
The position is a full time role based at the IIASA offices in Laxenburg. An initial employment contract for three months will be offered. Following completion of this trial period, and with the agreement of both parties, the contract may be extended to become open-ended.
This position is categorized as a "General Service" post. All staff in the General Service category shall be recruited from within commuting distance of Laxenburg, Austria irrespective of nationality and the length of time they may have been in the country. Moving and settlement allowances will not apply.
IIASA is committed to a working environment that promotes equality, diversity, tolerance and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified candidates from all religious, ethnic and social backgrounds to apply. In the case that candidates are equally qualified, preference will be given to internal applicants and those who are nationals of IIASA member countries.
Preference will be given to eligible internal applicants.
To apply, please email a cover letter, resume, plus names, addresses (including e-mail), and telephone numbers of two work-related reference givers to:
Program Assistant Water
+43(0) 2236 807 456
Deadline for receipt of applications: 21 August 2018.
Internal reference# 180130
Last edited: 14 August 2018
International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
Schlossplatz 1, A-2361 Laxenburg, Austria
Phone: (+43 2236) 807 0 Fax:(+43 2236) 71 313