International Organization For Migration (IOM)

Technical Assistance (Covid-19 Related Activities)

International Organization For Migration (IOM)

Job Description


Objective: To provide support to MHD RTS for the Americas in organizing and coordinating the IOM’s Covid-19 response in the Americas.

Tasks to be preformed under this contract:

  1. Collect regularly information from the IOM’s COs in the Americas on the planned and conducted activities to inform the decision process for IOM’s COVID-19 response in the Americas.

  2. Collect and compile COVID-19 related information regularly to feed the bi-weekly MHD SitReps and other Regional Office thematic documents.

  3. Collect and compile COVID-19 information from the COs for IOM Strategic Preparedness and Response Plan, Global Humanitarian Response Plan and other key strategic documents as required.

  4. Maintain a repository of information, materials and documents from IOM and other relevant sources on COVID-19.

  5. Support the development of COVID-19 preparedness and work plans of IOM COs in the Americas.

  6. Support COVID-19 Resource Mobilization activities.

  7. Support the COs in drafting concept notes and/or project proposals to respond to COVID-19 pandemic.

  8. Participate in COVID-19 Coordination meetings as required.

  9. Support coordination with other IOM thematic specialists in the Americas by providing timely and relevant information, organizing virtual meetings, taking and disseminating notes.

  10. Perform such other duties that may be assigned by the supervisor.

Tangible and measurable output of the work assignment.

  1. COVID-19 country preparedness and work plans

  2. COVID-19 repository of information, materials and documents from IOM and other relevant sources and technical agencies

  3. Overview of selected donors (donor map), with their background, funding history, and preferred methods of funding in the context of COVID-19

Realistic delivery dates and details as to how the work must be delivered.

3 months after the initiation of the contract

How to apply

  • Interested candidates must submit their application (CV) by e-mail to:

  • The email subject must be “Consultant COVID Assistant May 2020”.

  • Deadline for sending applications: May 20, 2020.

Duty Station: RO San JoseGrade: ConsultantClosing Date:: Wednesday, May 20, 2020Document: Terms of Reference
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