Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
GIZ- Internal/External Vacancy Announcement #98/2016
GIZ- BMM Project
As an international cooperation enterprise for sustainable development with worldwide operations, the federally owned Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH supports the German Government in achieving its development-policy objectives. GIZ promotes complex reforms and change processes.
In Ethiopia, GIZ has been working for more than 40 years in bilateral cooperation on behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and on commission of the Ethiopian government and international donors.
The Better Migration Management (BMM) project aims to respond to an overall objective to improve migration management in the region, and in particular to curb the trafficking of human beings and the smuggling of migrants within, through, and from the Horn of Africa. The BMM project is implemented by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH in partnership with European and International agencies.
The BMM project is an example of cooperation between the European Commission and the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ).To facilitate the implementation of the BMM project, GIZ is recruiting one or more Project Officers to be based in Addis Ababa under the supervision of the BMM Country Coordinator.
Job Title: Project Officer
Place of Work: GIZ-BMM Office in Addis Ababa
Required Candidate: One
Application deadline: November 22, 2016
Remuneration: As per GIZ scale
The BMM Project Officer based in Addis Ababa will be responsible for:
§ Implementing certain operational aspects of all issues related to the BMM project in Ethiopia and Djibouti;
§ Providing technical assistance on migration and displacement issues;
§ Developing areas of project responsibility in accordance with the specified quality standards;
§ Maintaining of a good flow of communication and information between all involved agencies, institutions and counterparts and GIZ;
§ Supporting reporting to the donors on the BMM project; and
§ Ensuring that the BMM project offices in Ethiopia and Djibouti run smoothly.
The Project Officer will perform the following tasks:
Management and coordination
Communication and networking
Other duties/additional tasks