UN Programme Assistant- Counter Trafficking Job Opportunities – International Organization for Migration (IOM)

Organization: International
Organization for Migration (IOM)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: National
Programme Officer (NPO)
Ref: SVN:
14/08/018 Programme Assistant- Counter Trafficking
About US:
Established in 1951,
International Organization for Migration (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.
Job Summary:  The Programme Assistant- Counter Trafficking
will support the implementation of the Counter trafficking component of the BMM
programme in Uganda and other counter trafficking activities in IOM Uganda
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Provide overall support for the implementation of counter
    trafficking activities in Uganda including the Counter Trafficking
    component of the BMM programme in Uganda;
  • Support and work directly with the project implementing partners in
    the delivery of  awareness raising
    and other relevant activities;
  • Assist in preparation of information relating to migrant assistance
    for public information activities, including for social media and
    contribute to the drafting of programme documents including, in
    collaboration with the communications teams;
  • In collaboration with project partners, assist in provision of
    direct assistance to victims of trafficking (VoTs) and potential VoTs;
  • Conduct monitoring and evaluation of IOM partners’ activities and
    provide regular written reports on IOM partners’ activities;
  • Provide logistical support including; organizing and coordinating
    workshops, meetings, seminars, and training in relation to the programme;
  • Update reporting and monitoring tools to keep track of programme
    activities and ensure that all relevant documentation is produced and made
    available upon request;
  • Perform any other duties as may be required from time to time in the
    programme unit. 

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The ideal candidate for the International Organization for Migration
    IOM Programme Assistant- Counter Trafficking job opportunity should hold a
    High School Degree/ Certificate with 5 years of relevant experience or
    Bachelor’s degree with three years of relevant experience Humanities and
    Social Sciences, Business Administration, International Relations.
  • Five years (three years for Bachelor’s degree or higher) of relevant
    professional experience with counter trafficking projects; 
  • Professional experience in the development or implementation of
    counter trafficking or migration-related projects;
  • Solid understanding of trafficking in persons, labour migration, and
    related national/regional framework and regulations; 
  • Proficient in computer software: Microsoft Office (Outlook, Words,
    Excel and Internet Explorer).  In
    particular, strong command of Excel is required.
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified and interested candidates should send their updated resumes with
three references electronically to hruganda@iom.int. The subject of your
email should be the Reference Number and Position Title i.e. “SVN: 14/08/018
Programme Assistant- Counter Trafficking.” Please ensure that send your attachments
as ONE DOCUMENT in PDF. The title of your attachment should be your full name.
NB: Since
the system is automated, if you do not follow the above mentioned instruction
your application may be missed by the system.
Deadline: 9th September 2018
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