Veterinary Expert
      • Application deadline
        28.02.2017 Active Closed
      • Starting date
      • Type of contract
      • Language required
        Fluency in written and spoken English. Knowledge of Romanian, Ukrainian and/or Russian will be an asset
      • Expected duration of assignment
        Nine months, 1 March 2017 – 30 November 2017
      Duty Station: Chisinau, Republic of Moldova
      Type of Appointment: Seconded position. The secondment is subject to approval by EUBAM and the secondee’s national administration
      Fee: No fee paid, other than the EUBAM standard monthly living allowance (MLA)
      Organizational Unit: EUBAM Office in Moldova
      Direct Supervisor: Head of EUBAM Office in Moldova


      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 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.

      Main objectives of the assignment/scope of work:

      • Support the veterinary authorities of the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine in assessing control operational needs, suggest and promote capacity building initiatives and develop other necessary recommendations for the implementation of the relevant parts of the Association Agreement and the Action Plan for its Implementation and other relevant initiatives.
      • Participate in planning, development and implementation of EUBAM initiatives supporting the vet