Open to internal and External Candidates
Position: SVN2018/19 Programme Assistant (IBM/ IM) Abuja
Organizational Unit: Immigration Border Management (IBM)
IOM Classification: G5 (NGN 551,134.42 per month)
Type of Appointment: Special Short-Term (SST) Grade Equivalent Contract (Renewable)
Closing Date: 9th May, 2018
Working Under the overall supervision the National Programme Officer (IBM), and under the direct Supervision of the Senior Programme Assistant (IBM), the successful candidates’ primary role will focus on the information technology and data system development and support aspects of the IBM Nigeria project portfolio, including directly supporting the work of the IBM Senior Programme Manager, the Project Officer, and the Senior Project Assistants in all aspects of their work, in particular:
Core Functions /Responsibilities:
Assist in enhancing and pilot testing information technology solutions in border management, biometrics, travel documents, foreigner registration, and the application of technology to delivery of skills training applications in the migration sector;
Participate in the Development and delivery of training for government officers in the new technologies;
Supporting the key project staff in liaison with relevant governmental, non-governmental entities (NGOs), international organizations as well as other relevant stakeholders where the issues strongly intersect with information technology applications relevant to the IBM Unit’s portfolio of projects;
Researching, compiling and presenting information from professional sources on possible best options and approaches for information technology and data management options that respond to the needs of the projects;
Contributing to donor reporting, for aspects directly relating to the information technology and data management issues;
Required Qualifications and experience
University Degree/ Certificate from an accredited academic/institution preferably in information technology or closely related field.
Minimum Five years for degree holders (three years’ experience) in related field; and closely related to designing or enhancing, as well as implementing data systems related to the areas of focus of the IBM Unit’s project portfolio;
How to apply:
Interested Internal candidates are invited to submit their applications via email to HRNIGERIA@iom.int indicating position applied on subject line by Wednesday 9th May 2018.
For the applications to be considered valid, IOM only accepts applications with a cover letter not more than one page specifying the motivation for application, addressed to Human Resources, International Organization for Migration (IOM) and with a subject line SVN2018/19 Programme Assistant (IBM/ IM), Abuja (G5).
Please note that this position is open only to Nigerian National applicants and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
(For the detailed short vacancy notice, please visit our website: https://nigeria.iom.int/about-us/vacancies)
From 25th 04, 2018 to 9th 05, 2018.