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Regional Economic and Environmental Adviser


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Archived vacancy details

Issued by
OSCE Programme Office in Dushanbe
Vacancy number
Vacancy type
International Seconded
Field of expertise
Economic and Environmental Affairs
Functional level
Senior professional
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:


  • University education in economics, regional planning and development, environmental studies or related fields, or equivalent professional experience in such areas
  • Work experience in the fields of economics, business development, regional planning and development or environmental development and protection
  • Experience working with developing or transitional economies
  • Communication, interpersonal and analytical skills
Level of Professional Competence Requirements

Furthermore, this level of responsibility requires the following:



Advanced degree in a relevant field



Minimum 6 years of relevant professional experience

Mission Specific Requirements

Additionally, this particular post has specific requirements:



  • Ability to produce analytical reports including previous international work experience in the preparation of comprehensive reports and analysis
  • Previous experience of working in a programmatic/strategic planning role
  • 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
  • Flexibility and ability to work under pressure and with limited time frames
  • Professional fluency in the English language
  • Ability to operate windows applications, including word processing and e-mail



  • Previous work experience in field missions in CIS states, preferably Central Asia or South Caucasus
  • Knowledge of Russian and/or Tajik languages


Tasks and Responsibilities

Under the direct supervision of the Head of the Economic and Environmental Department of the Office in Tajikistan, the Regional Economic and Environmental Adviser:


  1. Provides information and analysis on issues of regional economic and environmental significance to the OSCE Secretariat and other field offices as needed, in order to foster awareness and discussion within the OSCE on economic and environmental problems, including their political and security dimensions in Central Asia and Afghanistan, as well as their causes and potential consequences;
  2. Develops projects with a special emphasis on the regional context and maintains close contact with other OSCE field operations in Central Asia and the Secretariat;
  3. Maintains close contacts with relevant Tajik Government officials, international organizations and embassies;
  4. Reports, if requested, on regional political-economic and environmental issues with security implications to the Economic and Environmental Committee in Vienna;
  5. 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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