The OSCE Mission to Montenegro provides assistance to the host country to institute reforms, and to further strengthen democratic development in line with the OSCE’s commitments and principles. The Mission works with national and local authorities, civil society and the media in order to build media professionalism. The Media Programme of the Mission supports efforts that allow for a constructive use of media in Montenegro.
The Mission will assess the growing need to create a more comprehensive and practice-orientated approach to education of media professionals and trainings for media in Montenegro by putting forward recommendations for creating a more sustainable and accessible media training environment. Through a comprehensive needs assessment and business case development the best mechanism for achieving an optimal, sustainable media training model in Montenegro can be identified.
The Media Programme therefore invites applications from highly qualified, energetic and experienced national professionals for the temporary consultancy post of Local Consultant on Media Training Needs Assessment who would be tasked, working in pair with another International Consultant on Media Training Needs Assessment, to conduct a comprehensive needs assessment of the current state of play, shortcomings and opportunities for education and trainings of media professionals in Montenegro. The document produced by the international and local consultants shall include an overview of shortcomings in the current system of media professionals’ education, inputs collected from relevant media outlets and stakeholders in Montenegro, the set of recommendations and suggestions related to sustainability, budgeting, organizational setup, cost-effectiveness and oversight.
|Tasks and Responsibilities|
Under the supervision and in close co-operation with the OSCE Mission to Montenegro/Media Programme Manager (MPM), the local consultant, working in pair with an international consultant, will perform the following tasks:
|The Expert/Consultant will be remunerated commensurate with his/her experience and qualifications in accordance with the OSCE established rates.|
|How To Apply|
|If you wish to apply for this position, please use the OSCE's online application link found under http://www.osce.org/employment. All qualified applicants are strongly encouraged to apply online, using the OSCE online application link. Please note that applications received after the deadline, submitted in different formats than the OSCE Application Form or in other languages than the English language will not be considered. The OSCE retains the discretion to re-advertise the vacancy, to cancel the recruitment, or to offer an appointment with modified Terms of Reference or for a different duration. The OSCE is committed to achieving a better balance of women and men within the Organization. Please be aware that the OSCE does not request payment at any stage of the application and review process.|