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Senior Organized Crime Adviser (Criminal Intelligence)


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Archived vacancy details

Issued by
OSCE Mission in Kosovo
Vacancy number
Vacancy type
International Seconded
Field of expertise
Civilian Police
Functional level
Senior professional
Number of posts
Duty station
Prishtine / Pristina
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:

  • Graduation from a recognized police training school
  • Negotiating and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to read and utilise maps
  • Ability to perform first aid
  • Regular, active police service experience
  • Very good oral and written English communication skills
  • Knowledge of International Police Standards and human rights
Level of Professional Competence Requirements

Furthermore, this level of responsibility requires the following:


Police administrative courses in relevant field and specialized subject area


Minimum 10 years of diversified police experience including at least 12 months operational experience in the relevant field and specialized subject area

Mission Specific Requirements

Additionally, this particular post has specific requirements:


  • Proven working experience in a supervisory or managerial position in a national police service
  • Proven experience in the implementation and management of criminal intelligence related training courses for capacity building purposes, respective training needs assessments and evaluation of their effectiveness
  • Strong evidence of developing, managing, implementing and evaluating of criminal intelligence and/or Intelligence Led Policing (ILP) programmes and concepts
  • Proven experience in project management (planning, designing, budgeting, management, evaluation)
  • Ability to design, co-ordinate and implement developmental strategies, action plans and training plans to support Kosovo Police in the respective area of policing
  • Strong analyzing, drafting, reporting and presentation skills
  • Flexibility and ability to work under pressure and within limited time frames
  • Demonstrated ability and willingness to work as a member of a team, with people of different national, cultural and religious backgrounds, different gender, and diverse political views while maintaining impartiality and objectivity
  • Ability to operate Windows applications applications including word prorcessing and e-mail


  • Proven experience in the delivery of train the trainer courses on specialized subject area
  • Knowledge of regional political history and developments
  • Knowledge of OSCE principles, structures, institutions, field activities and commitment
  • Practical experience and/or working knowledge of EULEX, UN, NATO/KFOR, EU/EC bodies, as well as local institutions
  • Previous experience of working in a capacity building role in South Eastern Europe
Tasks and Responsibilities

Under the direct supervision of the Chief of Organized Crime Advisory Section, the Senior Organized Crime Adviser (Criminal Intelligence) performs the following duties:

  1. Provides supervision, oversight and guidance to three staff;
  2. Conducts analysis of information, statistics and data to identify needs of the Kosovo Police in the area of criminal intelligence and Intelligence Led Policing (ILP), recommends the course of action to be taken and implements this action, when required;
  3. Develops and implements comprehensive criminal intelligence and ILP training programmes for the Kosovo Police to strengthen the skills of police officers at all levels, including special training needs assessments;
  4. Provides advice and assistance on developing of strategies, action plans and training plans to deal with criminal intelligence and ILP by using contemporary investigation methods;
  5. Assists, mentors and supports the Kosovo Police in criminal intelligence related police activities and initiatives throughout Kosovo;
  6. Supports the Kosovo Police implementation of ILP ensuring that the community policing agenda is incorporated, through workshops, training and presentations;
  7. Supervises and evaluates the criminal intelligence project implementation to ensure efficiency and effectiveness;
  8. Drafts project documents and implements projects (sourced internally or externally) through all the stages of the project management cycle, based on the OSCE Project Management Tool Kit;
  9. Liaises closely with the responsible counterparts in the OSCE Secretariat, as well as neighbouring OSCE field missions, local and international stakeholders of all kinds;
  10. Drafts thematic, analytic and performance reports;
  11. Performs other duties as assigned.

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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