The non-profit corporation responsible for assigning Internet addresses and top-level domains, has re-opened its search for an experienced Executive Ombudsman. The job requirements have not changed significantly since the search was first opened in November 2010.
The ICANN Ombudsman has the responsibility of managing the Ombudsman conflict resolution program, fielding and resolving issues and complaints arising from the Internet community, and acting as a functional partner to augment and enhance the mission and goals of ICANN.
Applicants must have at least five years of recent experience as an Executive or Classical Ombuds or mediator; experience and sensitivity dealing with multi-cultural and multi-lingual stakeholders; and an understanding of the technical issues involving the Internet. The position requires up to 50% travel and can be based anywhere in the world as office has robust and dependable Internet access. No salary or closing date indicated. (ICANN Employment.)