Senior Regional Project Development Officer Job in Kenya

Required Qualifications and Experience:


Master’s degree in Political or Social Sciences, Business Administration, International Relations, Law or a related field from an accredited academic institution with seven years of relevant professional experience; or,

University degree in the above fields with nine years of relevant professional experience.


Experience in Project Cycle Management (PCM) and Results Based Management (RBM);

Experience in the field of migration issues, including operational and field experience, IOM project development, management and reporting;

Experience in liaising with governmental authorities, donors, academia, other national/international institutions and NGOs;

Experience of regional issues in the Asia Pacific a distinct advantage; and,

Lived experience as a migrant or migration-affected personnel, especially from countries that have large IOM operational footprint.


Excellent team building skills with a track record in team coordination and building trust;

Knowledge on proposal writing;

Knowledge on IOM project management;

Knowledge on different donor agreement; and,

Knowledge on project cycle.


IOM’s official languages are English, French, and Spanish. All staff members are required to be fluent in one of the three languages.

For this position, fluency in English is required (oral and written). Working knowledge of French and/or Portuguese is an advantage.

Proficiency of language(s) required will be specifically evaluated during the selection process, which may include written and/or oral assessments.

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