|17 August 2022||Information Management||Mogadishu,Somalia||Full Time||International Organization For Migration (IOM)|
SPECIAL VACANCY NOTICE
Open to Internal and External Candidates
Position Title : Senior Database Assistant (DTM)
Vacancy Number : SVN/IOMSO/019/2022
Duty Station : IOM Somalia in Mogadishu
Classification : General Service Category, Grade G6
Type of Appointment : Special Short Term, Six Months with possibility of extension
Estimated Start Date : As soon as possible
Closing Date : 17 August 2022
Established in 1951, IOM is a Related Organization of the United Nations, and as the leading UN agency in the field of migration, 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 work environment. Internal candidates are eligible to apply to this vacancy. For the purpose of the vacancy, internal candidates are considered as first-tier candidates.
There are 7.2 million people in need of humanitarian assistance in Somalia. The country also has one of the highest numbers of Internally Displaced Peoples (IDPs) in the world with more than 2.9 million who have been displaced by conflict, insecurity, forced evictions, droughts, and floods. Clan disputes, protests, the weakness of the national forces, the gradual withdrawal of the African Union Mission in Somalia, Islamic State and continuing Al Shabab attacks cause insecurity and instability across Somalia. Somalia is currently experiencing a severe drought and over 700,000 individuals have already been displaced due to the drought.
The IOM Somalia mission is implementing frontline activities as well as taking the lead in the Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) programme, which encompasses mobility tracking, flow monitoring, and surveys components that aim at supporting evidence-based programming. As co-chair of the Information Management and Assessments Working Group (IMAWG), and key member of Internally Displaced Peoples Working Group (IDPWG), the DTM programme is enabling humanitarian actors plan and respond to needs in Somalia and across the region.
Under the overall supervision of the Programme Manager (DTM), and the direct supervision of the Information Management Officer (DTM), and in coordination with the Regional Data Hub in Nairobi the Senior Database Assistant (DTM) will be responsible for supporting database management requirements for the implementation of specific DTM operations. In particular, he/she will:
Core Functions / Responsibilities:
The incumbent is expected to demonstrate the following values and competencies:
Values - all IOM staff members must abide by and demonstrate these three values:
Core Competencies – behavioral indicators level 2
Any offer made to the candidate in relation to this vacancy notice is subject to funding confirmation.
Appointment will be subject to certification that the candidate is medically fit for appointment and verification of residency, visa, and authorizations by the concerned Government, where applicable.
Only candidates residing in either the country of the duty station or from a location in a neighbouring country that is within commuting distance of the duty station will be considered. In all cases, a prerequisite for taking up the position is legal residency in the country of the duty station, or in the neighbouring country located within commuting distance, and work permit, as applicable.
Interested candidates should submit CV and a cover letter indicating the Special Vacancy Notice Number (SVN No.), Position Title and the Duty Station with three professional referees and their contacts (both email and telephone) to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted