National Project Officer, Kyiv, Ukraine
Organization: Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE)
City: Kyiv, Ukraine
Office: OSCE in Kyiv, Ukraine
Closing date: Sunday, 26 July 2020
The majority of positions in OSCE field operations are filled by secondment, which means that individuals are nominated by their respective OSCE participating State. In addition, a limited number of seconded positions are available at the OSCE Secretariat and the institutions.
OSCE Project Co-ordinator in Ukraine
Vacancy number VNUKRN00618 Vacancy type Local Contracted Number of posts 1 Duty station Kyiv Date of issue 26 June 2020 Deadline for application 26 July 2020 - 23:59 Central European Time (CET/CEST) Human Security Programme Background The post is financed from the Extra Budgetary ‚Strengthening Ukrainian State Authorities‘ Cyber Hygiene and Cybersecurity Capacity‘ project. Subject to satisfactory completion of the probationary period and availability of funding, the contract is until 31 December 2022. Tasks and Responsibilities Manage ExB project ‚Strengthening Ukrainian State Authorities‘ Cyber Hygiene and Cybersecurity Capacity‘ through all steps of the project cycle, in accordance with the OSCE performance-based programming and budgeting and project management standards. The cycle consists of 1. Manage projects Manage ExB project ‚Strengthening Ukrainian State Authorities‘ Cyber Hygiene and Cybersecurity Capacity‘ through all steps of the project cycle, in accordance with the OSCE performance-based programming and budgeting and project management standards. The cycle consists of
Identification of projects needs
Development and adjustment, including preparing and adjusting project proposals and budgets
Implementation, including monitoring
Evaluation (which then informs future project identification)
2. Supervise and directly conduct activities
Assist in selection and oversight of consultants, implementing partners and vendors
Directly manage activities, which can include working groups, seminars, trainings, study tours, publications and others
3. Establish and maintain good relations with partners
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As coordination is essential to the effectiveness of the OSCE Project Co-ordinator in Ukraine, the Project Officer shall ensure coordination of planning and conduct of projects with key partners inside and outside the OSCE
The Project Officer is also expected to maintain regular contact with project donor(s) and to assist with fundraising as needed
4. Perform other duties as assigned
University degree in law enforcement, criminal justice, police studies, political science, public administration or social sciences
Minimum of two years of professional experience
Demonstrated project management skills
Demonstrated thematic expertise
Computer literate with practical experience in Microsoft applications
Holding a valid driving license
Excellent written and oral communication skills in English and Ukrainian
Monthly remuneration subject to social security deductions is EUR 1786. Social benefits will include participation in the Cigna medical insurance scheme and the OSCE Provident Fund.
This position is open for residents of Ukraine only. We strongly encourage applicants to use the online application system at https://jobs.osce.org; the Vacancy Number is VNUKRN00618 The deadline for applications is 26 July 2020. If you have difficulties with the online system, please use the Internet Explorer to find the vacancy. Applications received after the published deadline will not be considered. Due to the high volume of applications, only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Details of the assignment and contract may be further discussed during the interviews.
The OSCE retains the discretion to re-advertise the vacancy, to cancel the recruitment, to offer an appointment with a modified job description or for a different duration.
The OSCE is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified female and male candidates from all national, religious, ethnic and social backgrounds to apply to become a part of the organization.
Please be aware that the OSCE does not request payment at any stage of the application and review process.