|General Minimum Requirements|
The general minimum requirements for working with the OSCE are:
|Field of Expertise Requirements|
The general minimum requirements for working in this field of expertise are:
|Level of Professional Competence Requirements|
Furthermore, this level of responsibility requires the following:
First-level university degree in civil engineering, geography, geodesy, all-source/multi-source analysis (or equivalent), civic planning, information technology, electronics, operations management, or related field; or graduate of a national military, police or emergency response academy at officer or senior non-commissioned officer level with subsequent experience working in 24/7 watch or control centres or graduate of an imagery analyst training course
Minimum 6 years of relevant professional experience
|Mission Specific Requirements|
Additionally, this particular post has specific requirements:
|Tasks and Responsibilities|
Initial duration of assignment for this post is for a period of 12 months, with a possibility of extension, subject to a subsequent OSCE Permanent Council Decision to extend the mandate of the Mission.
The Mission, in line with the OSCE SMM Gender Equality Action Plan, is committed to improving the gender balance among staff in all areas and levels within the SMM. Female candidates are therefore encouraged to apply.
If applicable, deployment is subject to attendance to and successful completion of pre-deployment training and assessment.
Applicants are hereby notified that the Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine (SMM) is designated by the OSCE as a nonfamily duty station. This designation is based on the fluid and dynamic working environment in the SMM. The currently prevailing working conditions in the duty station may include working in a hazardous location with extended hours of service, and possibly curtailed freedom of movement. Successful candidates who are appointed to locations deemed by the OSCE as hazardous will receive hazard pay. In addition, all successful candidates will be required to participate in the OSCE accident and life insurance scheme in accordance with the OSCE Staff Regulations and Staff Rules.
In order to effectively use, manage and store information received from the technical monitoring means, the SMM is creating a Technical Monitoring Centre (TMC) under the direction and supervision of the Operations Unit. Live feeds from SMM camera sites will be transmitted to the TMC for 24/7 monitoring and recording of Minsk agreements violations and development of real time situational awareness and a common operating picture for the Mission.
Under the direct supervision of the Chief of the TMC and guidance of the Deputy Chief of TMC, the Technical Monitoring Centre Analytical Support/Reporting Officer will act as shift supervisor or reporting officer within the TMC, responsible for supervising function of their shift, providing guidance to the Technical Monitoring Officers observing and recording camera and other sensor outputs from the field, or co-ordinating the inputs and dissemination of TMC reporting.
The TMC Analytical Support/Reporting Officer will also prepare first drafts of the TMC daily reports, ensuring accuracy, timeliness and compliance with format. The incumbent may be conducting her/his work in the office and field locations in Kyiv and in eastern Ukraine.
She/He will perform the following specific functions:
For more detailed information on the structure and work of the OSCE SMM to Ukraine, please see https://www.osce.org/special-monitoring-mission-to-ukraine
The OSCE is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages the nomination of qualified female and male candidates from all national, religious, ethnic and social backgrounds. Please note that nationals or permanent residents of the country of the duty station are not eligible to apply.
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.