Level of Education: University Degree
Area of Study: Business, Development, Government / Public Affairs, International Relations, Social Sciences, Communications.
Years of work experience in what area(s): 5 8 years in international affairs, and/or public management, government affairs, returnees/IDPs support.
Languages needed: English & Somali.
General Skills / Other Requirements:
Ability to produce accurate, timely and well documented records conforming to the required standard
Ability to keep a well-organized planning and filing system
Strong IT skills
Ability to handle a large volume of work possibly under time constraints
Ability to establish communication processes to keep others informed and to seek input.
Ability to produces concise, relevant and timely written communications and to delivers oral presentations that are clear, logically organized and persuasive.
Capacity to adapt messaging and mode of communication with audience, timing, objective,
Building Strategic Relationships:
Ability to initiates cultivates and maintains strategic alliances with key stakeholders within the government and the international community.
Capacity to identifies and addresses obstacles to partnering and to develop collaboration to achieve results
Capacity to ideas or opinions, without damaging the relationship using diplomatic skills to keep negativity at a minimum and shows sensitivity and strength
Analyzability to analyses situations makes timely and sound decisions and consult with relevant reporting lines when necessary
Ability to understands and navigates organizational systems and procedures to accomplish work independently and through others.
Capacity to anticipate change, capitalize on opportunities and drive results.
Integrity and high ethical standards
Cultural, gender, religion, race, nationality and age sensitivity and adaptability
Leadership and Self-Management
Ability to approach work with a proactive, positive, constructive and problem solving attitude
Capacity to remain calm, in control and good humored even under pressure