Libya Jobs

  Add Job free  

IOM Libya (Human Resources Officer - based Tunisia)

Position Title : Human Resources Officer

Duty Station : IOM Libya in Tunis, Tunisia

Classification  :   Professional Staff, Grade P2

Type of Appointment :   Special short-term graded, Six months with possibility of extension

Estimated Start Date  :   As soon as possible

Closing Date :    31 May 2017


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.





Under the overall supervision of the Chief of Mission and the direct supervision of the Senior Resource Management Officer in Libya based in Tunis, and in coordination with the Human Resources (HRM) unit at Headquarters (HQs), RO Cairo Regional Office, Manila Administrative Centre (MAC) and Panama Administrative Centre (PAC), the successful candidate will be responsible for monitoring, supporting and coordinating the human resources functions of all IOM Libya offices.



Core Functions / Responsibilities:

Unit Management


  1. Review and monitor Human Resources Management services in the mission in accordance with the Organization’s HR rules, regulations, policies, procedures and practices and in light of project activities in the


  1. Supervise the maintenance of personnel files and attendance records of international, national and sub-contracted staff in the



  1. Facilitate the maintenance and upkeep of the mission’s HR/Training


Talent Management


  1. Coordinate recruitment processes in the mission in close liaison with the SRMO and provide support to the mission in filling the appropriate staff vacancy needs, ensuring that relevant recruitment procedures are effectively and swiftly applied and that selected new staff are sufficiently briefed, including through an appropriately updated “Welcome Package”, and able to assume functions at the Mission in a timely


  1. Evaluate the mission's staff training and development needs and suggest possible improvement areas in collaboration with HRM/Staff Development and Learning (SDL).


  1. Ensure timely and regular implementation of the Mission’s Staff Evaluation System (SES) and encourage and provide guidance for the timely completion of the performance management process in line with the organizational


HR Policy and Advisory


  1. In coordination with the SRMO, provide verbal and written explanations to Project Managers on staffing and other personnel issues, including leave entitlements/planning and overtime administration. Ensure regular updates to the Mission’s organogram/staffing table and contact lists, including those of sub-


  1. Propose to the management appropriate and effective administrative procedures reflecting the mission's needs. Apply IOM’s Human Resources policies, rules and regulations in the mission.


  1. Coordinate with HQs, MAC and the Finance team on issues related to the benefits and entitlements to international staff in the


  1. Supervise the administration and timely renewal of the visas and residence


  1. Attend external meetings as and when required and brief management


PRISM HR Administration


  1. Monitor the contractual situation and the administration of entitlements of local


  1. Supervise the preparation of the monthly payroll for national staff and ensure its accuracy and


Monitoring and Reporting


  1. Assist the SRMO in the preparation of administrative reports that may be required in coordination with the Heads of Units/Programmes.


  1. Discuss audit recommendations on HR matters and in coordination with the SRMO, implement them upon instruction within the HR


  1. Draft sections of special reports and participate in HR projects in coordination with MAC, PAC and/ or HRM


  1. Undertake regular travel duties to sub-offices when required and security conditions


  1. Perform such other duties as may be


Required Qualifications and Experience:



  • Master’s degree in Human Resources, Business Administration or a related field from an accredited academic institution with two years of relevant professional experience; or
  • University degree in the above fields with four years of relevant professional




  • Experience in human resources management, recruitment, organizational development;
  • Experience in field emergency operations;
  • High level of computer literacy with experience in HR IT systems and applications; working knowledge of SAP is an advantage;
  • Good knowledge of IOM/ UN human resources and financial policies and staff rules and regulations;
  • Excellent organization skills; analytical and creative thinking;
  • Working experience in developing countries an added




Fluency in English is required. Working knowledge of Arabic is an advantage.



Desirable Competencies:



  • Accountability – takes responsibility for action and manages constructive criticisms;
  • Client Orientation – works effectively well with client and stakeholders;
  • Continuous Learning – promotes continuous learning for self and others;
  • Communication – listens and communicates clearly, adapting delivery to the audience;
  • Creativity and Initiative – actively seeks new ways of improving programmes or services;
  • Leadership and Negotiation – develops effective partnerships with internal and external stakeholders;
  • Performance Management – identify ways and implement actions to improve performance of self and others;
  • Planning and Organizing - plans work, anticipates risks, and sets goals within area of responsibility;
  • Professionalism - displays mastery of subject matter;
  • Teamwork – contributes to a collegial team environment; incorporates gender related needs, perspectives, concerns and promotes equal gender participation;
  • Technological Awareness - displays awareness of relevant technological solutions;
  • Resource Mobilization - works with internal and external stakeholders to meet resource needs of




Internationally recruited professional staff are required to be mobile.


Any offer made to the candidate in relation to this vacancy notice is subject to funding confirmation.


The list of NMS countries above includes all IOM Member States which are non-represented in the Professional Category of staff members. For this staff category, candidates who are nationals of the duty station’s country cannot be considered eligible.



Appointment will be subject to certification that the candidate is medically fit for appointment, accreditation, any residency or visa requirements, and security clearances.

How to apply:

Interested candidates are invited to submit their applications via PRISM, IOM e-Recruitment system, by 31 May 2017 at the latest, referring to this advertisement.


For further information, please refer to:


In order    for  an  application  to  be  considered  valid,  IOM  only  accepts  online profiles duly completed.


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. You can track the progress of your application on your personal application page in the IOM e-recruitment system.


Posting period:

From 18.05.2017 to 31.05.2017


Requisition: SVN 2017/95 (P) - Human Resources Officer (P2) - IOM Libya in Tunis, Tunisia (55057992) Released

Posting: Posting NC55064228 (55064228) Released



Apply Now

*Please indicate that you found this position on in your application.

Home Advertising Our Services Contact us Login Register

Libya Add Your Topic

Dear Visitor you can add free your News, Jobs, Tenders or any topic categorized under by clicking at the appropriate link below.

  Libya Tenders  

  Libya News  

  Libya Events  

  Libya Jobs  

  Libya Jobs Seekers  

  Libya Training  

  Libya NOC News  

  Libya Government  

  Libya xGPC News  

  Doing Business in Libya  

  International Companies  

  Libyan Companies  

  Libyan Training  

  Libya Auctions  

  Libya Laws  

  Libya Regulations  

  Libya Projects  

  Libya Telecom and Technology  

  Libya Announcements  

  Libya Scholarships  

  Libya Airports  

  Libya Exhibitions  

  Libya Sea Ports  

  Libya Free Zones  

  Libya Banks  

  Libya Small business  

  Libya Finance & Economy  

  Libya Healthcare  

  Libya Real Estate  

  Libya Islamic Finance  

  Libya Industries  

  Libya Construction  

  Libya Competitions  

  Libya Agriculture  

  Libya Culture  

  Libya Demography  

  Libya Geography  

  Libya Roads  

  Libya Business  

  Libya Oil  

  Business in Libya  

  Libya Grants  

  Libya Volunteer  

  Libya Rent