International Organization for Migration Vacancy Ethiopia vacancy announcement

International Organization for Migration Vacancy Ethiopia would like to invite qualified and competent applicants for the vacant post.

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is the UN Migration Agency with 174 Member States. IOM works closely with governmental, intergovernmental, and non-governmental partners in the field of migration. IOM is dedicated to promoting humane and orderly migration for the benefit of all. It does so by providing services and advice to governments and migrants.

1: National Programme Support Officer

Location: Addis Ababa, Addis Ababa

Salary: UN salary Scale for NOA

Duration: 9 months with possibility of extension

Job Summary

Under the general supervision of Senior Programme Support Coordinator, direct supervision of the Programme Support Coordinator, and in close cooperation with all programme units, the successful candidate will be supporting the planning, budgeting, implementation, liaison, communications, and reporting for relevant projects and programmes.

Skill and educational background

Master’s or bachelor’s degree in political or social Sciences, International Relations, Development Studies, Migration Studies, Human Rights, Law or related fields from an accredited academic institution


Desirable of three/ a minimum of one year’s of relevant professional experience for MA holders or a desirable of eight/ a minimum of six years of relevant professional experience for BA holders.
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.
Language Skills:
Fluency in English (oral and written).
Knowledge of Amharic and other local languages
Other skills Required:
In depth knowledge of the broad range of migration related subject areas dealt with by the Organization.
Knowledge of UN and bilateral donor programming.
Excellent writing, reporting and analytical skills.
Knowledge of financial rules and regulations.

Application way

For external applicants to be considered, applicants are required to apply via and Internal applicants via [email protected] indicating the vacancy number and position title as mentioned in the vacancy announcement he/she applied for in the email Subject line.

Any application without this information in the subject line and that doesn’t attach the following required documents will be excluded from the application:

Motivation/Application letter
CV (written in English) with three professional referees and their contacts (both email and telephone)
Copies of Academic Certificates from Accredited Universities
Deadline: March 11, 2024

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