The United Nations agency which promotes the protection of intellectual property is hiring an Ombudsperson for a five-year term. Based in Geneva, position reports to the WIPO Director General and coordinates closely with the UN Ombuds Office.
Applicants must have an advanced degree, and formal training in mediation and/or other informal conflict resolution disciplines, and at least 12 years of professional experience. Net of tax, the position pays $81,704 to $87,948 (with primary dependents), plus a post adjustment of 93.6%. Applications are due June 25, 2015. (WIPO Posting.)
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