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NOTE: This is a short-term position (STA) for a period from 1 January 2020 until 30 July 2020.
The National Programme Officer, Human Rights protects and promotes human rights and the rule of law in his/her geographic area of responsibility (AOR). The National Programme Officer, Human Rights actively monitors, investigates and reports on the human rights situation, with a focus on fair and equal access to essential services, which include social protection and social housing as well as issues regarding the right to return and the sustainability of return. The incumbent identifies structural issues and advocates with the public authorities to create policies and legislation that would enhance the economic and social development in Bosnia and Herzegovina in a manner compliant with the international standards. The National Programme Officer, Human Rights monitors and promotes the rights of national minorities, with a particular focus on Roma. He/she also supports and promotes activities aimed at helping the prevention of and combating gender based violence, including human trafficking. In relation to discrimination, the incumbent monitors the implementation of civil legislation and access to remedies as well as bias related incidents/hate crimes in the AoR.
Tasks and Responsibilities
Specific duties include:
Managerial competencies (for positions with managerial responsibilities)
Monthly remuneration, subject to social security deductions is 3181.92BAM/month. Social benefits will include participation in the Cigna health insurance scheme. Appointments are normally made at step 1 of the applicable OSCE salary scale.
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.
Please note that offline applications submitted via email, fax, or mail will not be considered.
The OSCE retains the discretion to re-advertise the vacancy, to cancel the recruitment, to offer an appointment at a lower grade or to offer an appointment with a modified job description or for a different duration.
The OSCE is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified female and male candidates from all religious, ethnic and social backgrounds to apply to become a part of the Organization.
Please be aware that the OSCE does not request payment at any stage of the application and review process.