Head of EUBAM Office in Moldova
      • Application deadline
        20.09.2017 Active Closed
      • Starting date
        01.12.2017
      • Type of contract
        IC Contract
      • Language required
        Excellent knowledge of Moldovan and Ukrainian state institutions is an asset. Fluency in written and spoken English. Knowledge of other EU languages (Romanian, in particular) and Russian and/or Ukrainian is an asset
      • Expected duration of assignment
        1 December 2017 - 30 November 2018
      Subject
      Duty Station: Chisinau, Republic of Moldova
      Classification: Individual Contractor (IC)
      Organizational Unit: EUBAM Office in Moldova
      Direct Supervisor:
      Head of Mission

       

      Organizational Context: In June 2005, the Presidents of Moldova and Ukraine sent a joint letter to the EU requesting assistance for enhanced border management capacities, including the development of an international standard of border and customs control at the state border of the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine. The EU responded positively to this request and an EU Border Assistance Mission 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. The initial duration of EUBAM was 2 years, until November 2007.  Its mandate has been extended until 30 November 2017. The procedure for the fifth extension is ongoing. This announcement is subject to the signature of a contribution agreement between the European Commission and IOM.

      Main objectives of the assignment/scope of work:

      The Head of EUBAM Office in Moldova works under the overall supervision and with delegated authority of the Head of Mission and manages the activities of the EUBAM Office in Moldova and coordinate the activities of the EUBAM field offices in Moldova and the Transnistrian Settlement Team. S/h