The European Union (EU) is an economic and political partnership between 28 European countries. It plays an important role in international affairs through diplomacy, trade, development aid and working with global organisations. Abroad, the EU is represented through more than 140 diplomatic representations, known also as EU Delegations, which have a similar function to those of an embassy.
We offer a temporary post of Finance and Contracts Officer – Initiation, in the Finance, Contracts and Audit section. The selected person will provide assistance with the preparation of procurement –related documents, will participate in evaluation committees, will draft evaluation reports and related correspondence, and will be involved in the subsequent contract-management and payments-related activities of the section.
Duration: 4.5 months (from 15 June 2017 to 31 October 2017)
(with a possible extension of 1 to 3 months subject to the needs of the Delegation and the performance and availability of the selected applicant).
Place of employment: EU Delegation in Chisinau, Republic of Moldova.
Working hours: 37,5 hours/week.
Local Agent position: Group II.
Minimum monthly Basic gross salary: 1.123 EUR.
We look for motivated candidates, who can demonstrate the following:
Qualifications: University level degree in the domains: economics, trade, accounting, finance, audit or law.
Professional experience: at least 1 year in the domains: procurement, contract management, economics, accounting, finance, audit, or law. Experience in an international environment will be considered an asset.
Knowledge of IT tools:
- Excellent PC skills, particularly with Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel.
- Excellent communication skills;
- Excellent time-management skills;
- Strong sense of loyalty and commitment;
- Ability to deliver output of highest standard under pressure and within tight deadlines;
- Capacity to analyse and structure information;
- Excellent drafting skills;
- Good negotiation skills;
- Flexibility (openness towards new demands, etc.);
- Ability to work in a team;
Excellent command of English. Command of Romanian will be considered an advantage.
How to apply:
Please send your application and supporting documents to Delegationfirstname.lastname@example.org clearly indicating for which post you apply. The package should include a short cover letter in English and a detailed CV, in English, the template of which can be downloaded from the following address:
Shortlisted candidates will be invited for a written test and/or a job interview.
This post is a temporary post. Applicants must be either Moldovan nationals or EU citizens possessing a residence and work permit in the Republic of Moldova.
Deadline for submission
5 June 2017 by 16:00h local Chisinau time.
For additional information, please contact Mr Todor TODORIEV at Todor.Todoriev@eeas.europa.eu.