Candidates must meet the OSCE general minimum requirements for field operation members:


  • Ability to work in English
  • Certified excellent physical condition
  • Possession of a valid automobile driving licence and ability to drive using a manual transmission
  • Ability to cope with physical hardship and willingness to work extra hours and in an environment with limited infrastructure

Highly desirable

  • Ability to operate windows applications, including word processing and e-mail
  • Demonstrated ability and willingness to work as a member of a team, with people of different cultural and religious backgrounds, different gender, and diverse political views, while maintaining impartiality and objectivity
  • Cultural sensitivity and judgement
  • Flexibility and ability to work under pressure and with limited time frames


  • Previous international work experience and/or experience in field missions
  • Knowledge of other languages
  • Management and supervisory experience
  • Negotiation/mediation experience