Director Skills & Capacity Development
Posted date 14th November, 2021 Last date to apply 28th November, 2021
Country Pakistan Locations ISLAMABAD
Category Professional Training
Type Full Time Positions 1
Experience 7 years Age 45 years
Status Closed

Reports to: Chief Industry Development Officer (CIDO), PSEB

Work Location: Islamabad (occasional travel, as and when required)

Maximum Age: 45 years

About the Role:

The incumbent to work closely with CIDO on the planning, development and execution of projects and programs for skills development and capacity building of IT & ITeS sector, including training/certifications, internships, company level certifications, Made in Pakistan & localization initiatives etc. Responsible for building strong industry-academia linkages and actively engaging relevant government and private sector organizations to create a collaborative environment and synergies for the development of IT & ITeS sector.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Minimum 16 years of education in engineering, computer sciences or management disciplines from HEC recognized local or international Universities, preferably with a higher degree in project management, engineering management, or business administration. PMP certification would be an advantage.
  • Minimum 7 years of demonstratable experience in building and managing skills development programs and projects, and leading an organization’s international certifications and compliance, within the technology industry is required. International experience in a similar role will be advantageous. Minimum three years of experience in a relevant leadership role is required, preferably in a technology-driven organization.