NATO Body: NATO Communications and Information Agency (NCI Agency)
Salary (Pay Basis): 10,729.95 Euro (EUR) Monthly
NATO offers you more than a job. It gives you the opportunity to work in an international environment with a mission to build peace and security for one billion people in Europe and North America. Come and join the NATO Communications & Information Agency, the organisation who is leading NATO’s Digital Endeavour. We are NATO’s technology and cyber leaders, helping NATO Nations to communicate and work together in smarter ways. Our work is challenging and meaningful, and you will develop and apply your expertise as part of a dynamic international team of civilian and military professionals. Be part of the most successful alliance in history.
Based at our Brussels office, on a 3-year contract you will supervise the Acquisition team of about 70 professionals involved in complex acquisition and software intensive projects. Under your guidance and leadership, the team is responsible for interacting with NATO Committees and Industry of 29 NATO nations on all procurement procedures and contractual issues. In addition to the Contracting Office headed by a Chief of Contracts, you will supervise a Cost Estimate and Analysis Office and an Integrated Logistics Support Office, mainly located in Belgium and The Netherlands.
As an expert in your field, you will represent the Agency and advise the General Manager on all aspects of acquisition services in support of NATO’s digital endeavor. You are expected to operate with the upmost integrity, delivering a high quality, fair and efficient procurement process. The Director of Acquisition (DACQ) acts as primary POC with NATO resource community and committees and it is the principal interface to industries. A promoter in enforcing the Agency default strategy of competitive bidding, you will provide direction and guidance to the Agency Acquisition functions at the geographically dispersed locations.
To learn more about NCI Agency and our work, please visit our website.
A full copy of the job description can be found here.