Call for CVs
Open to Internal and External Candidates
Position : Communications Assistant
Organizational Unit : PDSU (Media & Communication Unit)
Duty Station : Yemen, Aden
IOM Classification : M5
Type of Appointment : Special Short-Term (SST) MPH Contract, 3 Months (With a possibility of renewal)
SVN No. : CFCV2020/097
Estimated Start Date : As soon as possible
Closing Date : Sunday 12 July 2020
Established in 1951, IOM is the leading inter-governmental organization in the field of migration and works closely with governmental, intergovernmental and non-governmental partners. 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.
IOM is committed to a diverse and inclusive environment. Internal and external candidates are eligible to apply to this vacancy. For the purpose of the vacancy, internal candidates are considered as first-tier candidates.
Organizational Context and Scope:
Under the overall supervision of the Head of Sub-Office and the direct supervision of the PSU Office in coordination with the Media and Public Relations Officer in Sana’a, the Communications Assistant is responsible for the following functions:
Core Functions / Responsibilities:
Required Qualifications and Experience
Qualification from an accredited academic institution preferably in communications, public relations, filmmaking, photography or a related field.
English and Arabic
Oromia, Amharic and Somali is advantageous.
Core Competencies – behavioural indicators level 1
Any offer made to the candidate in relation to this vacancy notice is subject to funding confirmation.
Only candidates residing in the country of the duty station within commuting distance of the duty station will be considered.
Appointment will be subject to certification that the candidate is medically fit for appointment, national of the country with automatic right to live and work in the country, and security clearances.
Female with the above qualifications are encouraged to apply.
How to apply:
Interested candidates are invited to submit their applications via the following link
All applications should include a functional email address, mobile numbers and detailed curriculum vitae (CV).
“Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted”
29 June 2020 to 12 July 2020