GIZ- Internal/External Vacancy Announcement #01/2017
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, though, 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, such as IOM and Expertise France.
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 Female interns to be based in Addis Ababa under the supervision of the BMM Country Coordinator to assist in BMM implementation in Ethiopia and Djibouti.
Job Title: Female Intern
Place of Work: GIZ-BMM Office in Addis Ababa
Required Candidate: One
Application deadline: January 25, 2017
Remuneration: As per GIZ scale
The BMM Intern is responsible for:
§ Conducting research and writing in the fields of migration law and policy.
Intern will perform the following tasks:
General administrative and support work
Other duties/additional tasks
Required Qualifications, Competences and Experience
§ Successful completion of at least two years of legal or graduate education at an accredited law or graduate school. Recent graduates (within the last six months) will also be considered for this position. People with significant research and field work experience may also be considered.
§ Demonstrated interest in migration, refugee, asylum and/or statelessness law.
§ Good English language skills, both written and oral;
§ Results-oriented and intellectually flexible.
§ Willingness to travel to Djibouti frequently.
§ Zero years of experience
§ Previous experience in international aid and/or development work would be asset.
Other knowledge, additional competences