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Project Co-ordinator


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Archived vacancy details

Issued by
OSCE Centre in Ashgabat
Vacancy number
Vacancy type
International Seconded
Field of expertise
Functional level
Middle management
Number of posts
Duty station
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:


  • University education in political sciences, social sciences, international relations, public policy, law or equivalent professional experience
  • Work experience in either public administration, relevant international organizations, civic associations (including NGOs), political parties/affairs, or economic and political development
  • Demonstrable organizational, communication, analytical and interpersonal skills
Level of Professional Competence Requirements

Furthermore, this level of responsibility requires the following:



Advanced education/certified training course in a relevant field desirable



Minimum 6 years of relevant, diversified and progressively responsible professional experience including at least 3 years at the management level relevant to the actual position

Mission Specific Requirements

Additionally, this particular post has specific requirements:



  • Proven practical background in the management of multi-faceted projects and excellent drafting skills
  • Experience in the administration of human resources
  • Professional fluency in both oral and written English and Russian languages and the ability to draft documents clearly and concisely
  • Demonstrated ability and willingness to work impartially and objectively with people with diverse cultural and religious backgrounds, as well as with tact and diplomacy in addressing external persons and multinational staff
  • Demonstrated ability and willingness to work in a gender-sensitive manner
  • Flexibility and ability to work under pressure and with limited time frames
  • Cultural sensitivity and judgement
  • Good organizational and negotiation skills
  • Willingness to travel regularly



  • Previous work experience preferably in an international environment or within operational Missions
  • Experience of working in Central Asia and/or knowledge of the region
  • Working knowledge of the Turkmen language
Tasks and Responsibilities

Under the direct supervision of the Head of the OSCE Centre in Ashgabat, the Project Co-ordinator:


  1. Assists in the design and co-ordinates the development and implementation of allocated projects, inter alia, in the fields of human rights, rule of law, politico-military dimension and economic/environmental issues;
  2. Facilitates the provision of legislative and other assistance related to politico-military dimension of security;
  3. Develops co-operation between OSCE and parliamentary, governmental and non-governmental actors in the allocated projects;
  4. Co-operates/co-ordinates with other international partners in Turkmenistan;
  5. Provides assistance to the host authorities in meeting OSCE and other international commitments;
  6. 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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