Please note that this position is extra-budgetary funded and the initial contract will be for eight months, with a possible extension subject to receipt of the necessary funds.
Within the Transnational Threats Department structure, the Strategic Police Matters Unit assists OSCE participating States (pS), upon their request, to address threats posed by criminal activity and to support general police development and reform. The SPMU serves as the Organization’s main focal point for all OSCE police-related activities and is currently composed of nine team staff members.
The Transnational Threats Department is implementing the extra-budgetary project No. 1101923 on “Effective Criminal Justice Strategies and Practices to Combat Gender-based Violence in Eastern Europe”. The goal of this project is to enhance the responsiveness, professional knowledge, skills and technical capacities of criminal justice practitioners, in particular front line police officers, investigators and prosecutors in addressing gender-based violence (GBV), thus increasing public trust in the criminal justice system response and subsequently the level of reporting of Gender-based Violence cases. The project will focus on sharing best practices in investigating, identifying and prosecuting Gender-based Violence, and in supporting the victims of Gender-based Violence.
Due to limited administrative support capacity, the project requires the service of a fixed term project assistant (G4 level) to be located in Vienna, starting no later than 2 April 2018. The project is currently running until 30 November 2019.
|Tasks and Responsibilities|
Under the direct supervision of the Project Manager (the TNTD/SPMU Police Affairs Officer, Adviser on Police Reform), the incumbent will provide clerical and administrative assistance in the organizational aspects of project implementation and reporting. More specifically, he/she will be responsible for:
For more detailed information on the structure and work of the Transnational Threats Department, please see: http://www.osce.org/secretariat
|How To Apply|
If you wish to apply for this position, please use the OSCE's online application link found under https://jobs.osce.org.
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 vacancies in the OSCE are open for competition only amongst nationals of participating States, please see http://www.osce.org/states.
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
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 note that for this position the OSCE does not reimburse expenses such as travel in connection with interviews, tests, visas and relocation.
Please be aware that the OSCE does not request payment at any stage of the application and review process.