Project Management Officer
Please note that this position is funded under an Extra-Budgetary (ExB) project which ends on 31 May 2022. The contract will be issued until 31 May 2022 and the extension is subject to the availability of funds.
The OSCE has a comprehensive approach to security that encompasses politico-military, economic and environmental, and human aspects. It therefore addresses a wide range of security-related concerns, including arms control, confidence- and security-building measures, human rights, combating human trafficking, national minorities, democratization, policing strategies, counter-terrorism and economic and environmental activities. All 57 participating States enjoy equal status, and decisions are taken by consensus on a politically, but not legally binding basis.
The OSCE Secretariat in Vienna assists the Chairmanship in its activities, and provides operational and administrative support to the field operations, and, as appropriate, to other institutions.
The Office of the Co-ordinator of OSCE Economic and Environmental Activities (OCEEA) deals with economic and environmental issues, operating under the premise that promoting economic prosperity and co-operation on environmental problems can contribute to international security and stability. The OSCE's role is twofold: a) to monitor economic and environmental developments among participating States, and alert them to any threat of conflict, and b) to facilitate the formulation of economic and environmental policies and initiatives among participating States, to promote security. The Office currently comprises 22 staff members.
|Tasks and Responsibilities|
Under the direct supervision of the Co-ordinator of OSCE Economic and Environmental Activities, the Project Management Officer implements and monitors activities under the ExB project number 1102038 “Strengthening Anti-Corruption Reform in Armenia” (2019-2022) aimed at assisting the Government of Armenia in fulfilling relevant OSCE commitments in good governance and anti-corruption, as well as aligning its national standards in public administration, civil service and corruption prevention with the UN Convention Against Corruption, the Istanbul Anti-Corruption Action Plan, and other international standards and best practices.
More specifically, you will be responsible for the following:
For more detailed information on the structure and work of the OSCE Secretariat, please see https://www.osce.org/secretariat
Monthly remuneration is approximately EUR 7,837 depending on post adjustment and family status. OSCE salaries are exempt from taxation in Austria. Social benefits will include possibility of participation in the Cigna medical insurance scheme and the OSCE Provident Fund. Other allowances and benefits are similar to those offered under the United Nations Common System.
Please note that appointments are normally made at step 1 of the applicable OSCE salary scale.
|How To Apply|
If you wish to apply for this position, please use the OSCE's online application link found under https://jobs.osce.org/vacancies.
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 applicants who are selected to participate in the subsequent stages of recruitment will be contacted.
Please note that vacancies in the OSCE are open for competition only amongst nationals of participating States, please see http://www.osce.org/states.
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.
This position is funded under an Extra-Budgetary (ExB) project which ends on 31 May 2022. The contract will be issued until 31 May 2022 and the extension is subject to the availability of funds.
Please be aware that the OSCE does not request payment at any stage of the application and review process.