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Background: The OSCE Programme Office in Nur-Sultan is seeking a qualified candidate to fill the position of Programme Assistant (G5, step 1) in its Politico-military Dimension.
Tasks and Responsibilities: Under the direct supervision of the Political Officer and the general supervision of the Head of Office the incumbent will serve in the Politico-military dimension. The incumbent will, inter alia, assist with programme implementation across all areas of activity within the dimension, act as a focal point for the DocIn system, monitor and analyze daily press reports and serve as a press officer.
Education: Secondary education supplemented by formal studies in political science/ journalism, languages.
Experience: Minimum 4 years working experience in the public communication, project/programme management with practical experience of translation/interpretation, established analytical skills and ability to produce background reports, conduct independent research. Computer literate with practical experience with Microsoft packages.
Languages: Excellent written and oral communication skills in English and Russian. Kazakh language skills are desirable.
Other: Organizational skills and ability to work independently with minimum supervision. Ability to work with people of different nationalities, religions and cultural backgrounds.
Remuneration Package: Monthly remuneration is EUR 1,211. Social benefits will include participation in the Cigna medical insurance scheme and the OSCE Provident Fund.
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 link https://jobs.osce.org/ . Deadline for all applications is 11 August 2019. No applications will be considered after the deadline. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Please note that CVs and other applications submitted in different formats than the OSCE Application Form will not be reviewed. 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.
Please note that the vacancy is open only amongst nationals of Kazakhstan.
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.