Legal Researcher / TST / Moldova
      • Application deadline
        06.11.2020 Active Closed
      • Starting date
      • Type of contract
        Service Contract
      • Language required
        Excellent command of oral and written English, fluency in Romanian and Russian
      • Expected duration of assignment
        1 December 2020 – 30 November 2021

      The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) is looking for Legal Researcher within European Union Border Assistance Mission to Moldova and Ukraine (EUBAM), according to the Terms of Reference below, to start on 1 December 2020.

      Duty Station: Moldova (change of location within the country might be required)
      Organizational unit: Transnistrian Settlement Team


      General Functions:

      Under the guidance and direct supervision of the Team Leader of Transnistrian Settlement Team (TST), and overall supervision of the Chief of Administration the incumbent carries out legal research and drafts legal opinions on matters relating to Confidence Building Measures portfolio assisting in smooth operation of the European Union Border Assistance Mission (EUBAM) in the Republic of Moldova. The Legal Researcher participates in the identification of viable regulatory and legal solutions that would support the Transnistria settlement process and enhance the Confidence Building efforts. The incumbent drafts related analytical documents, legal opinions, and procedural descriptions and contributes to TST and overall EUBAM reporting system.

      The Legal Researcher works in close collaboration with the Finance Specialist, Human Resources Specialist, and Procurement and Logistics Specialist of the EUBAM Administration for effective achievement of results, anticipating and contributing to resolving complex programme/project-related issues and information delivery. The incumbent is expected to exercise full compliance with IOM programming, financial, procurement and administrative rules, regulations, policies and strategies, as well as implementation of the effective internal control systems.


      Specific Functions: 

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