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Organized Crime Programme Manager


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Archived vacancy details

Issued by
OSCE Mission to Serbia
Vacancy number
Vacancy type
International Seconded
Field of expertise
Civilian Police
Number of posts
Duty station
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:



Police administrative courses in relevant field and specialized subject area



Minimum 10 years of diversified police experience including at least 12 months operational experience in the relevant field and specialized subject area

Mission Specific Requirements

Additionally, this particular post has specific requirements:




  • Substantial experience in investigation of organized and serious crime cases
  • Good knowledge of serious and organized crime as a phenomenon
  • Experience in supervision of criminal investigations
  • Knowledge of organizational change management
  • Experience in applying modern crime investigation methods such as criminal intelligence gathering, surveillance techniques, witness protection and informant handling
  • Experience in prosecutorial-led investigation
  • Experience in project management, planning and strategic development, including evaluation of effectiveness
  • Experience in analysis of capacity building and training needs
  • Professional fluency in the English language, both oral and written as well as excellent drafting and presentation skills
  • Ability to operate windows applications including word-processing and e-mail
  • Demonstrated gender awareness and sensitivity, as well as the ability to integrate a gender perspective into tasks and activities
  • 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




  • Previous field/mission experience
  • Knowledge of political developments in South-Eastern Europe


Tasks and Responsibilities

Under the supervision of the Head of the Law Enforcement Department, the Organized Crime Programme Manager performs the following duties:

  1. Provides advice and assistance to the Ministry of Interior on implementation of national strategies to deal with organized and serious crime and to combat trans-national crime;
  2. Identifies/assesses areas of needs, including training, specialist assistance and technical equipment, in the application of special investigative methods and techniques, development of a criminal intelligence system, investigation of drug smuggling and application of assets seizure and forfeiture;
  3. Advises on best practices in relation to the prosecutorial-led investigation;
  4. Develops and evaluates departmental strategies on the fight against organized crime assistance, project proposals and action plans, on the basis of the needs assessment;
  5. Advises the Ministry of Interior on co-operation between the prosecution and police and the application of the multi-disciplinary approach to criminal investigations;
  6. Liaises with international police liaison officers and other external partners to ensure a co-ordinated approach to the provision of assistance to the Ministry of Interior in the area of the fight against organized and serious crime;
  7. Prepares presentation material and makes presentations on project development and modern crime investigation strategies;
  8. Supervises all projects and staff of the department's Organized Crime Programme;
  9. Performs other duties as required.



The OSCE is committed to achieving a better balance of women and men within the Organization. The nomination of female candidates is particularly encouraged.


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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