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Chief of Section (Serious and Organized Crime Section)

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Issued by
OSCE Mission in Kosovo
Vacancy number
VNKOSS01832
Vacancy type
International Seconded
Field of expertise
Civilian Police
Functional level
Middle management
Number of posts
1
Duty station
Prishtine / Pristina
Date of entry on duty
Date of issue
General Minimum Requirements

The general minimum requirements for working with the OSCE are:

  • Excellent physical condition
  • Possession of a valid automobile driving license and ability to drive using manual transmission
  • Ability to cope with physical hardship and willingness to work extra hours and in an environment with limited infrastructure
 
 
 
 
Field of Expertise Requirements

The general minimum requirements for working in this field of expertise are:

  • Graduation from a recognized police training school
  • Negotiating and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to read and utilise maps
  • Ability to perform first aid
  • Regular, active police service experience
  • Very good oral and written English communication skills
  • Knowledge of International Police Standards and human rights
 
 
 
 
Level of Professional Competence Requirements

Furthermore, this level of responsibility requires the following:

Education:

Police administrative courses on human resources management and general police management

Experience:

Minimum 10 years of diversified and progressively responsible police experience including at least 12 months at management level relevant to the actual post

 
 
 
 
Mission Specific Requirements

Additionally, this particular post has specific requirements:

Mandatory:

  • Proven experience in training and management, preferably within a post-conflict environment
  • Proven experience in supervising organized crime investigations and  programs implementation
  • Proven experience in project management (planning, designing, budgeting, management, evaluation)
  • Strong analytical and drafting skills as well as presentation skills
  • Ability to design, co-ordinate and implement developmental strategies/training plans and support in the field of policing
  • Knowledge and understanding of security sector reviews and their impacts
  • Flexibility and ability to work under pressure and with limited  time frames
  • 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
  • Ability to operate windows applications including word processing and e-mail

Desirable:

  • Previous liaison experience with non-law enforcement organizations (e.g. local and/or central governmental agencies, social service bodies, non-governmental organizations)
  • Knowledge of regional political history and developments
  • Practical experience and/or working knowledge of the OSCE, local institutions, UN, NATO and EU authority mechanisms and structure
  • Previous experience of working in a capacity-building role in South Eastern Europe
 
 
 
 
Tasks and Responsibilities

Under the direct supervision of the Director/Deputy Director of the Department for Security and Public Safety, the Chief of Serious and Organized Crime Section:

  1. Manages directly the Serious and Organized Crime Section composed of nine staff;
  2. Recommends courses of action and activities for the department in the field of combating serious and organized crime;
  3. Advises Kosovo Police on matters related to transnational threat and combating serious and organized crime, reviewing and commenting on legislation and related policies;
  4. Maintains awareness of the security sector development process in Kosovo and the region;
  5. Ensures the effective flow of information between other relevant  actors within the field of internal security sector development and the OSCE,  together with other contributors identified;
  6. Provides assistance on developing; criminal intelligence strategy  to combat organized crime and  transnational crime, strategy to combat terrorism, strategy regarding to countering Violent Extremism and Radicalization that Lead to Terrorism;
  7. Assists the broader security and public safety arena in developing  capacities to sustain security awareness initiatives in the longer term;
  8. Drafts thematic and performance reports;
  9. Performs other duties as assigned.
 
 
 
 

The OSCE is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages the nomination of qualified female and male candidates from all national, religious, ethnic and social backgrounds.

Candidates should, prior to applying, verify with their respective nominating authority to which extent financial remuneration and/or benefit packages will be offered.

Please apply to your relevant authorities several days prior to the deadline expiration to ensure timely processing of your application. Delayed nominations will not be considered.

 

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