Deskripsi Pekerjaan


Open to: Internal and External
Reference No.: VN/ID10/2016/066
Position Title: National ASEAN Affairs Support Officer
Duty Station: Jakarta
Classification: National Officer, Grade NO-A
Base Salary: IDR 26,549,917.- per month
Type of Appointment: Fixed term, one year with possibility of extension (the first three months shall be considered as probation period)
Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible
Closing Date: 11 October 2016
IOM has been strengthening in recent years its cooperation with the ASEAN Secretariat (ASEC) and ASEAN Member States on several migration-related issues, with a focus on human trafficking and labor migration. However, enhanced integration brings about a lot of untapped opportunities for cooperation including in the field of migration management, which IOM, as the leading agency for migration, is keen to further explore and support.
In light of ASEAN’s expected need to address ever growing and increasingly more diversified migration-related challenges, there is a significant value in stepping up IOM’s exposure and visibility to ASEAN. The IOM Regional Office for Asia-Pacific is currently working on re-shaping IOM’s overall strategy to ASEAN, including through redefining IOM’s added value role to respond to ASEAN migratory priority issues. In this regard, the ASEAN Affairs Support Officer position will play an important role in strengthening IOM’s liaison with ASEAN, guiding IOM’s cooperation approach with ASEAN and positioning IOM as a strategic ASEAN partner in the field of migration management.
The ASEAN Affairs Support Officer will be based at IOM Jakarta, Indonesia, and will work under the direct supervision of IOM Indonesia Chief of Mission, and in close coordination with the Senior Regional Policy and Liaison Officer at the Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific in Bangkok, Thailand (ROAP).
  • Closely monitor ASEAN activity agenda (e.g. ministerial meetings, senior official meetings, thematic group workshops, etc.); regularly inform ROAP and Country Offices on upcoming events; attend relevant meetings and events and report on outcomes as deemed relevant and strategic to IOM mandate and its activities along ASEAN’s Vision 2025 and SDG implementation.
  • Support the COM in establishing and maintaining liaison with Jakarta-based ASEC, ASEAN’s Committee of the Permanent Representatives, ASEAN Dialogue Partners and other relevant stakeholders; and report on outcomes of bilateral meetings as deemed relevant and strategic to IOM mandate and its activities.
  • Provide input and strategic advice to CoM and ROAP on IOM’s cooperation approach with ASEAN based on information obtained from Jakarta-based ASEAN stakeholders or other sources.
  • Assist in compiling or developing information products on IOM’s activities and ensure timely dissemination of such products whenever requested by ASEC, AMS representatives or any other Jakarta-based stakeholders;
  • Coordinate IOM’s input to ASEAN on migration-related priority issues by seeking advice and input from ROAP and Country Offices; prepare and disseminate regular internal updates in coordination with the ROAP.
  • Support establishing and maintaining liaison with donors, diplomatic missions and multi-lateral development partners in view of identifying potential sources of funding and/or opportunities for partnerships in relation to ASEAN.
  • Contribute to the development of project proposals with an ASEAN coverage, and ensure proper reflection of ASEAN as well as donor’ priorities, together with all involved Country Offices and ROAP Regional Thematic Specialists (RTSs).
  • Undertake duty travel as required for the performance of the above tasks.
  • Perform other relevant duties as assigned.
  • Master’s degree in Political, Law, Social Science, International Relations, Social Work, Public or Business Administration, with relevant professional experience, or;
  • University degree in the above fields with two years of relevant professional experience.
  • Good knowledge of, and experience on policy monitoring and advocacy, stakeholder liaison/networking, or project development.
  • Knowledge on ASEAN policy framework and structure advantageous.
  • Experience in coordinating with ASEAN Secretary or ASEAN Member States, or other governmental and international organizations as a regular part of daily duties.
  • Effective organizational skill and ability to establish priorities and plans, ability to work under pressure and cope with deadlines.
  • Proficient in computer applications.
  • Good written and spoken communications skills, good interpersonal skills, high loyalty, ability to work in a multi - cultural environment and good working in team.
  • Ability to prepare clear and concise reports in English.
  • Ability to work independently and within a team from varied culture and professional background.
Fluency in English and Bahasa Indonesia is required.
a) Takes responsibility and manages constructive criticism; b) Works effectively with all clients and stakeholders; c) Promotes continuous learning; communicates clearly; d) Takes initiative and drives high levels of performance management; e) Plans work, anticipates risks, and sets goals within area of responsibility; f) Displays mastery of subject matter; g) Contributes to a collegial team environment; h) Incorporates gender-related needs, perspectives, and concerns, and promotes equal gender participation; i) Displays awareness of relevant technological solutions; j) Works with internal and external stakeholders to meet resource needs of IOM.
  • Effectively applies knowledge of migration issues within organizational context
  • Correctly frames migration issues within their regional, global and political context
  • Represents IOM in high-level interactions with clients
  • Correctly interacts with and advises on interfacing with senior level stakeholders as appropriate
  • Develops effective partnerships with prospective donors and other stakeholders
  • Establishes and maintains effective working relationships with implementing partners
  • Identifies long-term trends and global political developments that can impact on the core mandates and their executions
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, security clearance and verification of education certificate.
How to apply:
Interested candidates are invited to submit their applications in ENGLISH, with:
  • Cover letter, clearly specify suitability and availability date,
  • Complete the Personal History Form  which can be downloaded at the following link:
  • Detailed curriculum vitae, including historical salary and minimum three referees (preferably former direct supervisors).
Please submit your application by clicking " APPLY NOW" button below.  The deadline  for  applications  is  11 October 2016.
Only applicant who meets the above qualification will be considered

Tentang Perusahaan

Why join us

IOM is committed to the principle that humane and orderly migration benefits migrants and society.

As the leading international organization for migration, IOM acts with its partners in the international community to:


    Assist in meeting the growing operational challenges of migration management.
    Advance understanding of migration issues.
    Encourage social and economic development through migration.
    Uphold the human dignity and well-being of migrants.


IOM's Strategic Focus



To provide secure, reliable, flexible and cost-effective services for persons who require international migration assistance.

To enhance the humane and orderly management of migration and the effective respect for the human rights of migrants in accordance with international law.

To offer expert advice, research, technical cooperation and operational assistance to States, intergovernmental and non-governmental organizations and other stakeholders, in order to build national capacities and facilitate international, regional and bilateral cooperation on migration matters.

To contribute to the economic and social development of States through research, dialogue, design and implementation of migration-related programmes aimed at maximizing migration's benefits.

To support States, migrants and communities in addressing the challenges of irregular migration, including through research and analysis into root causes, sharing information and spreading best practices, as well as facilitating development-focused solutions.

To be a primary reference point for migration information, research, best practices, data collection, compatibility and sharing.

To promote, facilitate and support regional and global debate and dialogue on migration, including through the International Dialogue on Migration, so as to advance understanding of the opportunities and challenges it presents, the identification and development of effective policies for addressing those challenges and to identify comprehensive approaches and measures for advancing international cooperation.

To assist States to facilitate the integration of migrants in their new environment and to engage diasporas, including as development partners.

To participate in coordinated humanitarian responses in the context of inter-agency arrangements in this field and to provide migration services in other emergency or post-crisis situations as appropriate and as relates to the needs of individuals, thereby contributing to their protection.1

To undertake programmes which facilitate the voluntary return and reintegration of refugees, displaced persons, migrants and other individuals in need of international migration services, in cooperation with other relevant international organizations as appropriate, and taking into account the needs and concerns of local communities.

To assist States in the development and delivery of programmes, studies and technical expertise on combating migrant smuggling and trafficking in persons, in particular women and children, in a manner consistent with international law.

To support the efforts of States in the area of labour migration, in particular short term movements, and other types of circular migration.

IOM is committed to the principle that humane and orderly migration benefits migrants and society.
As the leading international organization for migration, IOM acts with its partners in the international community to:
    Assist in meeting the growing operational challenges of migration management.
    Advance understanding of migration issues.
    Encourage social and economic development through migration.
    Uphold the human dignity and well-being of migrants.
IOM's Strategic Focus


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