Situation Centre Assistant

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OSCE Mission in Kosovo

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  • Issued by: OSCE Mission in Kosovo
  • Requisition ID: MIS000008
  • Contract Type: Local Contracted
  • Grade: G4
  • Job Level: General Services
  • Job Type: Contracted
  • Number of posts: one
  • Location: OSCE Mission in Kosovo, Prishtine / Pristina
  • Posting Date: Mar 2, 2022
  • Closing Date: Mar 22, 2022
  • Target Start Date: May 1, 2022
  • Employee Status: Fixed Term
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Education Level: High School Diploma / (GED)

Tasks and Responsibilities:

Under general supervision of the Chief of Mission Security and direct supervision of the Senior Situation Centre Assistant, the incumbent will be carrying out the following duties:

1. Collecting from various sources and disseminating information on daily bases on security incidents or events, which may affect the security and safety of the Mission;

2. Ensures all activities and events are recorded and shift reports are accurate and complete in order to serve as basis for daily reports and drafts security incident reports, when required. 

3. Organizing and leading the Security Monitors on his/her respective shift located in HQ and Logistic Base and monitoring performance of the outsourced physical security guards. Ensuring that CCTV, Security systems, Radio operation, access in the Mission’s premises are well functioning at all times.

4. Assisting in fire prevention and earthquake or bomb threat safety measures and procedures. Under instructions will be conducting fire safety assessments and inspections, providing support on building evacuation drills, and assisting in updating of fire/earthquake and bomb threat evacuation plans and maintaining of fire prevention system and equipment;

5. Performing other duties as assigned.

Necessary Qualifications:

  • Completed secondary education. Specialized training in Security Management, security amylases first-aid trainings, firefighting, are desirable
  • Valid driving license B is mandatory. Driving licence C is desirable
  • Minimum three years of experience in security and safety area, with Situation Centre and Operations planning experience
  • Computer literate with practical experience with Microsoft packages and applications;
  • Knowledge on the use of CCTV and GPS tracking software, radio communication, physical security, databases and processing of information
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English language, and good knowledge of Albanian and Serbian languages
  • Ability to work with people of different nationalities, religions, and cultural backgrounds
  • Demonstrates gender awareness and sensitivity, and an ability to integrate a gender perspective into tasks and activities.

Remuneration Package:

Monthly remuneration, subject to social security deductions is 934.58 Euro/month. Social benefits will include participation in the OSCE group medical insurance scheme and the OSCE Provident Fund.

Appointments are normally made at step 1 of the applicable OSCE salary scale. At the discretion of the appointing authority a higher step may be approved up to a maximum of step 3 subject to specific conditions.

For more detailed information on the structure and work of the OSCE Mission in Kosovo, please see:

If you wish to apply for this position, please use the OSCE's online application link found under Applicants are encouraged to use the online recruitment and only fully completed OSCE applications will be accepted.

However, if you have technical difficulties with the system you may use the offline application form found under form and forward the completed form quoting the vacancy number by e-mail to: Kindly note that applications received after the deadline, submitted in different formats than the OSCE Application Form or in languages other than the English language would not be considered.

The OSCE retains the discretion to re-advertise/re-post 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.

Only those candidates who are selected to participate in the subsequent stages of recruitment 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. Candidates should be aware that OSCE officials shall conduct themselves at all times in a manner befitting the status of an international civil servant. This includes avoiding any action which may adversely reflect on the integrity, independence and impartiality of their position and function as officials of the OSCE. The OSCE is committed to applying the highest ethical standards in carrying out its mandate.

For more information on the values set out in OSCE Competency Model, please see

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.