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Welcome to IOU Careers!

Thank you for your interest in employment at International Open University. Explore the wide range of career opportunities available at IOU, establish a personal profile, and apply for open positions.

All jobs posted are for online-based employment.
Eligible candidates are required to submit their recently updated CVs to careers@iou.edu.gm

Featured Jobs:

Position 1:

Director of Administration (Gambia)

Role:
Administrative

Job Description:
Responsible for all administrative aspects of the University’s headquarters (HQ), staffing, facilities, telecommunications, database management, fulfilment, purchasing, postals/receiving, etc.
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Minimum Education:
Master’s in administration, Humanities, Social Sciences or any related field

Minimum Experience:
At least 5 years of senior administration experience preferably in a higher education institution.

Location:
Gambia

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Submit CV at careers@iou.edu.gm

Position 2:

Head of Department of Business Administration

Role:
Academic Role

Job Description:
IOU gives high importance to provide quality education to its students around the world.
Presently, we are in the process of recruiting a Head of Department of Business Administration
who will be responsible for providing strong leadership in administering the department. It is a
highly demanding role requiring strategic and operational leadership, vision and engagement
along with dedication and commitment.
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Minimum Education:
PhD in any specialised area of Management or Business Administration.

Minimum Experience:
At least 10 years teaching experience including five-years post-PhDexperience.

Publications:
At least ten research papers published in reputed refereed academic journals

Language:
Excellent written (academic) and verbal English skills

Location:
Remote

Apply Now:
Submit CV at careers@iou.edu.gm

Position 3:

Teaching Faculty in the Department of Education

Role:
Academic Role

Job Description:
IOU gives high importance to provide quality education to its students around the world. We intend to recruit a dynamic member of teaching faculty in the Department of Education who will be responsible for online teaching to our students.
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Minimum Education:
MA, MS of MPhil in any specialized area of Education or Special Education

Aptitude
Excellent ability to teach online classes

Language:
Native or near native English speaker
Excellent written (academic) and verbal English skills.

Location:
Remote

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Submit CV at careers@iou.edu.gm

Position 4:

Digital Marketing Executive

Role:
Administrative

Job Description:
Lead the social media marketing aspects of the University promotions.
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Minimum Education:
Bachelors degree in Marketing, Sales or Business Administration

Experince
Experience working in service industries ideally Education

Location:
Remote

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Submit CV at careers@iou.edu.gm

Position 5:

Student Recruitment Officer

Role:
Administrative

Job Description:
Be a part of the recruitment team and be responsible for building awareness and growing enrolment at the institution.
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Minimum Education:
Bachelor’s degree in Marketing or Sales

Location:
Remote

Apply Now:
Submit CV at careers@iou.edu.gm

Position 6:

Director of Information & Communication Technology

Role:
Administrative

Job Description:
As the ICT Director, responsible for the management, strategy and execution of IT infrastructure of the University.
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Minimum Education:
Bachelors or Masters Degree

Minimum Experience:
10 Years of experience as Senior Developer

Location:
Remote

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Vacancy is closed

Position 7:

Director Research & Publications

Role:
Academic

Job Description:
Research and Publications who will be responsible for planning and implementing new research programs and protocols into in the university. It is a highly demanding role requiring strategic and operational leadership, vision and engagement within and outside of IOU. The post holder will develop a comprehensive multi-dimensional research strategy for the university with its short, medium and long run approaches.
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Minimum Education:
PhD in any area of Islamic Sciences, Social Sciences or Humanities.

Minimum Experience:
At least 15 research papers published in reputed refereed academic journals.

Location:
Remote

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Vacancy is closed

Position 8:

Recruitment of Research & Publication Officer

Role:
Academic

Job Description:
Research and publication is an important activity in every international organisation especially in universities. In IOU, the Research and Publications Officer will be responsible for a variety of jobs mentioned hereunder. It is a highly demanding role requiring strategic approach in performing diversified responsibilities.
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Minimum Education:
MA in Islamic Studies or in any discipline of Social Sciences or Humanities with strong Islamic background

Minimum Experience:`
At least five-year’s experience of:
o Editing
o Proofreading
o Typesetting / formatting (relevant softwares)
o Publishing of academic documents

Location:
Remote

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Vacancy is closed

Position 9:

Recruitment of Teaching Faculty in the Department of Education

Role:
Academic

Job Description:
IOU gives high importance to provide quality education to its students around the world. We intend to recruit a dynamic member of teaching faculty in the Department of Education who will be responsible for online teaching to our students.
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Minimum Education:
MA, MS of MPhil in any specialised area of Education or Special Education

Minimum Experience:`

Location:
Remote

Apply Now:
Vacancy is closed

Position 11:

Recruitment of Head of Department of Education

Role:
Academic

Job Description:
IOU gives high importance to provide quality education to its students around the world. Presently, we are in the process of recruiting a Head of Department of Education who will be responsible for providing strong leadership in administering the department. It is a highly demanding role requiring strategic and operational leadership, vision and engagement along with dedication and commitment.
Click here to view complete detail

Minimum Education:
PhD in any specialised area of Education or Special Education.

Minimum Experience:`

At least 10 years teaching experience including five-years post-PhD experience.

Location:
Remote

Apply Now:
Vacancy is closed

Position 12:

Librarian

Role:
Academic

Job Description:
A well-established online library is the key to promoting and strengthening research activities in a university. Therefore, we are pleased to announce the position of a dynamic Librarian who will provide vision in creating, sustaining and further developing of our online resources. We are undergoing a transformation programme and are looking for a Librarian with specific expertise in digital resource management.
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Minimum Education:
BA / BS in Library Science along with excellent computer skills

Minimum Experience:`

At least four-year’s experience of managing online library resources

Location:
Remote

Apply Now:
Submit CV at careers@iou.edu.gm