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Senior Project Assistant (Labour Migration and Social Inclusion)

Position Title : Senior Project Assistant (Labour Migration and Social Inclusion (LMI))

Reference No : VN/UG/008/2022

Duty Station : Kampala, Uganda

Classification : General Service Category (G6) 1 Position

Type of Appointment : Fixed term, one year with possibility of extension

Estimated Start Date : As soon as possible

Closing Date : 1st July 2022

Required Qualifications and Experience


• Bachelor’s degree in Management, International Relations, Development Studies, Migration Studies, or related interdisciplinary fields from an accredited academic institution with four years of relevant professional experience.


• High school degree/certificate with minimum 6 years of relevant working experience.


• Experience in program management, monitoring budgets and burn rates, planning, coordination, implementation, and monitoring and evaluation of program activities.
• Experience in liaising with governmental authorities, national/international institutions, United Nations agencies and non-governmental organizations.
• Experience in working with migrants, refugees, internally displaced persons, victims of trafficking and other vulnerable groups; and,
• Prior work experience with international humanitarian organizations, non-government or government institutions/organization in a multi-cultural setting is an advantage.
• Ability to work effectively and harmoniously with colleagues from varied cultures and professional backgrounds.


• Has working knowledge in Oracle or SAP system for budgets monitoring, burn rates and procurement system.
• High computer literacy in Microsoft applications and other technological solutions.

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How to apply:

In order for an application to be considered valid, IOM will only accept applications which should include a cover letter (not more than one page) and résumé highlighting the required education and experience.

NOTE: Appointment to this position is Subject to funding confirmation.

Interested applicants may send their applications to hruganda@iom.int no later than 1st July 2022.

Reference Number and Position Title: VN/UG/008/2022 – Senior Project Assistant (Labour Migration and Social Inclusion (LMI)) G6 should be specified in the SUBJECT field.

Applications from qualified female candidates are especially encouraged.

Only short-listed candidates will be invited for an interview.

Posting period: From 17th June 2022 to 1st July 2022


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