Vacancy number: VNKOSG02166
Vacancy type: Local Contracted
Field of expertise: Democratization
Number of posts: 1
Duty station: Prishtine / Pristina
Date of issue: 2 May 2019
Deadline for application: 30 May 2019 - 23: 59 Central European Time (CET/CEST)
Under the supervision of National Programme Officer, assigned as Extra budgetary (ExB) Project Manager, the incumbent will be Section's focal point in charge of coordinating and reviewing ExB project-related documents in adherence to standards set in the Project Cycle Management. Moreover, the incumbent will be performing the following functions:
1. Providing support to Project Manager in the process of coordinating the work of the recruited experts:
- Acting as the focal point for recruited experts to assess the quality of provided services;
- Overseeing and co-ordinating experts to ensure the overall quality and compliance with approved scopes of works;
- Ensuring effectiveness and coordination in the planning, development and evaluation of the reporting process and advising the Project Manager accordingly;
- In co-operation with the Project Manager and Governance Section, liaising with the focal point from the Assembly to ensure coordination and complementarity of reports and activities;
2. Implementing allocated project tasks designed and planned by the Project Manager and Governance Section; Monitoring the various stages of implementation of project activities; Based on received reports, assisting the Project Manager in the identification of capacity-building needs in the Assembly of Kosovo;
3. Performing researches and compiling background material on the work of Assembly of Kosovo (AoK); Collecting data on relevant statistics related to the work of the AoK;
4. Providing regular written and verbal feedback to Project Manager, in particular, written progress reports during the implementation phase of the project and a final report at the conclusion of the project; Drafting quarterly analytical reports, presentations, briefing notes, inputs to various mission tasks;
5. Establishing and maintaining regular contacts with AoK and Government staff to ensure effective implementation of project activities and tasks; Assisting in the organization of meetings in the Assembly of Kosovo; Writing reports on these meetings; Keeping in regular contact with other international and local actors working with the AoK;
6. Providing interpretation during meetings and translation of documents and correspondence from local languages to English and vice versa;
7. Performing other duties as assigned.
- Completed secondary education supplemented by additional formal studies or trainings in the field of Democratization, Parliament, Governance or any other related field.
- Minimum 6 years working experience with international agencies, municipal/central or political structures and organizations, preferably in the areas of democratization and good governance. Established skill in drafting reports, computer literate with practical experience with Microsoft packages.
- Excellent written and oral communication skills in English and local languages.
Monthly remuneration, subject to social security deductions is 1,212.58 EUR/month. Social benefits will include participation in the OSCE group medical insurance scheme and the OSCE Provident Fund.
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