Regional Resource Management Officer, IOM, Pretoria

Interested candidates are invited to submit their applications via PRISM, IOM e-Recruiting system, by April 20, at the latest, referring to this advertisement.

Duty Station: Pretoria, South Africa

Type of Appointment: Fixed-term, one-year, with possibility of extension

Estimated Starting Date: 01 June

Desirable Qualifications:

  • University degree, preferably in Accounting or Business Administration, with a professional certification as chartered accountant or certified public accountant, or alternatively, an equivalent combination of relevant training and experience in accounting or finance.

  • Five years experience in financial management, accounting and budgeting;
  • Good knowledge of human resources management.
  • Experience in liaising with governmental and diplomatic authorities as well as with international institutions;
  • Familiarity with financial oversight and public administration.
  • High level of computer literacy, in particular, experience in computerized accounting systems and software.
  • Good knowledge of MS Office specifically EXCEL.
  • Knowledge of IOM accounting systems, software and procedures (SAP) a distinct advantage.
  • Ability to supervise and direct staff.

    Excellent communication and negotiation skills.

  • Strong analytical, strategic and creative thinking.
  • Flexibility and open managementstyle and ability to make effective decisions under time pressure.
  • Drive for results and effective resource management skills.
  • Commitment to continuous learning.
  • Ability to work effectively and harmoniously with colleagues from varied cultures and professional backgrounds and in stressful conditions.

    Thorough knowledge of English.


    1. The tenure of contract of staff members holding a regular contract will remain unchanged.

    2. The grade of this position is subject to a reclassification exercise.

    How to apply:

    You are strongly encouraged to apply to IOM vacancy notices by using their online e-recruitment facility.

    For further information, please refer to: page17.html

    All candidates are kindly requested to specify their availability date in the application form.

    Please note that IOM e-Recruiting system allows candidates to check their application status at the 'Applications' service.

    Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

    Posting period: From 30 March to 20 April

    Regional Resource Management Officer

    Pretoria, South Africa (50497799)

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