Jobs and Opportunities


* ICTs in Education Prize: call for nominations

"Digital Opportunities for All: Preparing Students for 21st-Century Skills" is the theme of the 2008 UNESCO King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa Prize for the Use of ICTs in Education.

Funded by the Kingdom of Bahrain, the US$50,000 prize is divided between two winners. Every year, this prize rewards activities that demonstrate best practice as well as creative use of ICTs to enhance learning, teaching and overall educational performance.

Submissions for candidature must reach UNESCO via the governments of Member States, in consultation with their UNESCO National Commissions, or by international non-governmental organisations which maintain formal relations with the Organisation. The deadline for submissions is 31 August 2008.

* Ericsson Civil Design Manager - Egypt

The company is looking for an experienced Civil Works Design Manager to work on a major 2G/3G Network rollout.

The ideal candidate will come from a Telecommunications Civil Works Design background and will be technically very strong in the areas of Civil Works Design and construction as well as having worked in an Ericsson Network Rollout environment.

Candidates should have excellent man management skills as well as good customer facing experience and be able to lead the Civil design process and implementation.