Application deadline15.09.2019 Active Closed
Type of contractConsultancy Contract
Language requiredFluency in written and spoken English; knowledge of Russian and/or Romanian would be an advantage
Expected duration of assignment30 days in two missions within four months’ period
The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is looking for an Expert on Technical Barriers to Trade within European Union Border Assistance Mission to Moldova and Ukraine (EUBAM), according to the Terms of Reference below, to start on 15 October 2019.
Duty Station: Based in EUBAM Office in Moldova; Transnistrian Settlement Team
Fee: 8,000 EUR paid in instalments
Technical supervision: Team Leader/Technical Advisor on Transnistrian Issue
Organizational Unit: Transnistrian Settlement Team, EUBAM
1. Nature of the consultancy: Advisory services and support on strategic and operational issues related to the implementation of Articles 2, 4-6 of the WTO Technical Barriers to Trade Agreement (WTO TBT Agreement).
2. IOM Project to which the consultancy is contributing: European Union Border Assistance Mission to Moldova and Ukraine
The EU Border Assistance Mission (EUBAM) to Moldova and Ukraine was established based on a tripartite Memorandum of Understanding signed on 7 October 2005 by the European Commission, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine, with IOM as the EU’s implementing partner since 1 December 2013. The mandate of EUBAM runs through 30 November 2020.
The Mission is a technical assistance and advisory body assisting partner agencies in the Republic of Moldova and in Ukraine to enhance cross border and customs management capabilities, to approximate the standards of cross border agencies to those of the EU, and to enhance implementation of the rule of law whilst fac