International Organization for Migration (IOM)
IOM is inviting interested Lao nationals to join our team in the post of:
NATIONAL PROJECT OFFICER
Reference Code: LASVN2017-02
The successful candidate will be based in Vientiane, Lao PDR and will support and coordinate the implementation of the project “Poverty Reduction through Skills Development for Safe and Regular Migration in Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam” (PROMISE) through providing technical and administrative specialized support in the implementation of project activities and management of partnerships under the project.
S/he will be appointed under a Special Short Term, All-Inclusive Contract (Grade NO-A, 6 months with possibility of extension). Please visit IOM Laos’ Facebook page for a full description of the terms of reference for this position: https://www.facebook.com/IOM.Laos.int/
Required Qualifications and Experience
University degree in labour or development economics, sociology, international relations, education or a related field from an accredited academic institution; At least two years of relevant professional experience working on migration, international development, skill development or related themes; strong analytical skills and demonstrated managerial and organizational ability Good knowledge of information technology and proficiency in Microsoft Office applications; Ability to communicate effectively (written and spoken) in English and Lao is required. Ability and willingness to travel to project sites as required.
How to Apply
Interested candidates are invited to submit their curriculum vitae with a cover letter via e-mail to LaoHR@iom.int by November 22, 2017 at the latest. Please include the reference code LASVN2017-02 in the subject line. Since this is a National Professional Officer position, only candidates of Lao nationality with a good knowledge and experience of the local conditions in Lao PDR will be considered. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.