Border Police/Border Guard Specialist
      • Application deadline
        30.10.2013 Active Closed
      • Starting date
      • Type of contract
        IC Contract
      • Language required
        Fluency in English
      • Expected duration of assignment
        One year, 1 December 2013 – 30 November 2014

      Organizational Context: The EU Border Assistance Mission (EUBAM) to Moldova and Ukraine was established, based on a tripartite Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed on 7 October 2005 by the European Commission, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine, with IOM as the EU’s implementing partner. The mandate of EUBAM runs through 30 November 2015. The Mission is a technical assistance and advisory body that aims at enhancing the border and customs management capacities of the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine, approximate the standards of the border and law enforcement authorities to those of the EU and to enhance the implementation of the rule of law.

      General functions: The Border Police / Border Guards Specialist works in the Border Management Modernisation Support (BMMS) Section under the direct supervision of the Team Leader / Border Management Development Advisor and is responsible for providing state-of-the-art advice and practical support to the partner services on Border Police / Border Guards policies, strategies and measures. S/he works closely with the partner services to train and enhance their knowledge and skills in line with EU Border Police / Border Guards practices and with the EUBAM experts to ensure that their work with the partner services in the border management field meets the highest quality standards.