Please note that this vacancy notice is for two extra-budgetary funded positions (one for 6 months duration and one for 9 months, initially).
The Transnational Threats Department (TNTD) plays a key role as the focal point of OSCE-wide programmatic activities aiming at countering transnational threats and ensuring co-ordination and coherence of action across all three OSCE dimensions, among all executive structures while respecting their mandates.
The TNTD comprises the Co-ordination Cell (CC), the Strategic Police Matters Unit (SPMU), the Action against Terrorism Unit (ATU) and the Border Security and Management Unit (BSMU).
One post (9 months) is located in the SPMU which assists participating States (pS) in response to their request to address threats posed by criminal activity and supports general police development and reform. The project: "Anti-Trafficking in Human Beings and Smuggling of Migrants Training in Ukraine” is being implemented as part of these activities. The Project Assistant will assist with the implementation of the project which is aimed at strengthening Ukrainian law enforcement to handle trafficking of human beings (THB) and smuggling of migrants (SoM) cases as well as to better identify and refer victims of trafficking to competent institutions.
The second post (6 months) is located in the ATU, which acts as the focal point for OSCE counter terrorism activities. The Unit assists OSCE participating States in implementing anti-terrorism commitments, thereby enhancing their overall capacities to prevent and combat terrorism. The Project Assistant will assist with the implementation of the project “Train-the-trainer and Training Courses on Countering Terrorist Financing”.
|Tasks and Responsibilities|
Under the direct supervision of the relevant project manager, the incumbent(s) will provide programmatic and administrative support in the organizational aspects of project implementation and reporting. More specifically, they will be responsible for:
In addition, the Project Assistant working with the SPMU will be tasked with:
In addition, the Project Assistant working with the ATU will be tasked with:
For more detailed information on the structure and work of the Department of Human Resources please see: https://www.osce.org/secretariat
Monthly remuneration, subject to social security deduction, is EUR 3,790. OSCE salaries are exempt from taxation in Austria. Social benefits will include possibility of participation in the Cigna medical insurance scheme and the OSCE Provident Fund.
Appointments are 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 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.