Job opportunities with International Cooperation and Development

Job opportunities with International Cooperation and Development

The European Personnel Selection Office (EPSO) is the single point of contact for all EU citizens who wish to work for the European Institutions.

 
Contract agents
 
There are two types of contract agents:
  • contract agents on a contract of limited duration (up to a maximum of six years) work at Commission headquarters;
  • contract agents on longer-term contracts can work in satellite offices, agencies and eventually in EU delegations.
To work in Commission headquarters one needs to have:
To work in EU delegations only candidates successfully passed full CAST competition are eligible.
 

Please take note that:

  • This list will be updated regularly.
  • Interested candidates may contact the mentioned contact points to obtain more information. Possible applications and CVs should be sent to the mentioned contact points.
  • Candidates should be aware that they are only eligible for posts which have the same function group level as the function group level of the EPSO test they succeeded or the function group for which they have registered within the Commission call for expression of interest for contract staff in generalist profiles. Posts in headquarters are covered by 3b contracts. This means that contract agents working in delegations and covered by 3a contracts who apply for posts in headquarters will have to resign their 3a contracts and conclude new 3b contracts for maximum 6 years. First contract will be concluded for 1 year. Extension of 2 years will follow provided positive probation period report. Any subsequent extensions will be of 1 year up to a maximum of 6 year contract in total.
  • The selection procedure is organised by DEVCO headquarters.

Current posts in Headquarters:

 

Place of Employment: Brussels

Contact Point: Camilla HAGSTROM

Deadline for application: 02/06/2017

Profile of the Post: Programme assistant external relations

Unit: DEVCO. B3

Function Group: FG III

Post number: 164655

Job available from 16/09/2017        

Job description

Applications: EUROPEAID-B3@ec.europa.eu (pls mention post number in subject line)

 

Place of Employment: Brussels

Contact Point: Ms Tuuli Virtanen  

Deadline: 7/06/2017

Profile of the Post: Finance and Contracts Officer - Initiating agent - Neighbourhood East

Entity: NEAR.R.4 (HQ)

Function Group: FG IV

Post number: 268961  

Job description

Appliacations: near-R4@ec.europa.eu

 

Current posts in Delegations for Contract agents:

Who may apply?

  • Contract agents whose name already appears on the list of contract agents eligible for transfer to another delegation.
  • Contract agents whose request for an early mobility on personal grounds was accepted by the headquarters.
  • Contract agents posted to the same delegation for 6 years or more.
  • Contract agents posted to the same delegation with 30% LCA for 5 years or more.
  • Contract agents posted to the same delegation with 35% to 40% LCA for 4 years or more.
  • Contract agents posted to a delegation where only key staff are authorised (countries designated as ʻnon-family postingsʼ as defined in EEAS Decision DEC(2014)010 of 3 April 2014) for 2 years or more.
  • Colleagues working in headquarters.
  • Only candidates who passed full CAST competition (that is DB3) are eligible to work in EU delegations. See also text below.
Message from DEVCO headquarters to candidates who passed an EPSO test which is still valid: Please bear in mind that for EPSO CAST 27, EPSO CAST 2008 and EPSO CAST 2010, only DB3 candidates who also passed the test held in July 2011 are eligible. Candidates who passed CAST Croatia cannot apply for vacant contract agent posts in EU delegation as this CAST competition was not organised in full (DB2 only).

 

Please take note that:

  • The below list will be updated regularly.
  • Interested candidates may contact the mentioned contact points in the EU delegations to obtain more information. Possible applications and CVs should be sent to the delegation concerned. Please use the mentioned contact point. Services in DEVCO headquarters should not be contacted.
  • Please be aware that certain vacant posts are filled, by transfer, with contract agents who are already jobholders in a delegation.
  • Candidates should be aware that they are only eligible for posts which have the same function group level as the function group level of the EPSO test they succeeded.
  • The selection procedure is organised by each delegation concerned and not by DEVCO headquarters.
  • After a selection based on the CVs, the delegation will invite candidates to participate in a phone interview.

Place of Employment: Mali - Bamako

Contact Point: Mr FERRONI Luca

Deadline for application: 02/06/2017

Profile of the Post: Chargé d'aide et de coopération internationales "Infrastructures"

Unit: DEVCO.E.2.DEL.Mali.002

Function Group: GF IV

Post number: 242361

Living-conditions allowance: 40 %

Job Description

Applications: delegation-mali-infrastructures@eeas.europa.eu

 

Place of Employment: Ghana, Accra

Contact Point: Ignacio Burrull-Valdes (Head of Cooperation)

Deadline for application: 5/06/2017

Profile of the Post: Private Sector Development/Trade & Support to EU Development Policies

Unit: DEVCO.E.2.DEL.Ghana.002

Function Group: FGIV

Post number: 260123

Living-conditions allowance: 20%

Job Description

Applications: delegation-ghana-hod@eeas.europa.eu

 

Place of Employment: Ghana, Accra

Contact Point: Ignacio Burrull-Valdes (Head of Cooperation)

Deadline for application: 5/06/2017

Profile of the Post: Team Leader of Economic and Trade Section

Unit: DEVCO.E.2.DEL.Ghana.002

Function Group: FGIV

Post number: 260122

Living-conditions allowance: 20%

Job Description

Applications: delegation-ghana-hod@eeas.europa.eu

 

Place of Employment: Niger, Niamey

Contact Point: M. Manfred BRANDT, M. Patrick BERCKMANS

Deadline for application: 09/06/2017

Profile of the Post: Gestionnaire de Programme - International Aid/ Cooperation Officer - section Infrastructure

Unit: DEVCO.E.2.DEL.Niger.002

Function Group: FG IV

Post number: 248661

Living-conditions allowance: 40%

Job description

Applications: Manfred.BRANDT@eeas.europa.eu et Patrick.BERCKMANS@eeas.europa.eu

 

Place of Employment: Albania, Tirana

Contact point: Ms Vanessa DICK (Vanessa.DICK@eeas.europa.eu)

Deadline for application: 11/06/2017

Profile of the Post: Finance and Contracts Officer - Verification

Unit: NEAR.R.5.DEL.Albania.004

Function Group: FG IV

Post number: 259657

Living-conditions allowance:  15%

Job description

Applications: DELEGATION-ALBANIA-HOA@eeas.europa.eu (please indicate your CAST candidate nr)

 

Place of Employment: Djibouti, Djibouti City

Contact point: M. Jorge JANEIRO

Deadline for application: 11/06/2017

Profile of the Post: Finance and Contracts Officer - Initiation and verification

Unit: DEVCO.E.3.DEL.Djibouti.003

Function Group: FG IV

Post number: 267115

Living-conditions allowance: 35%

Job description

Applications: jorge.janeiro@eeas.europa.eu (please indicate your CAST candidate nr)

 

Place of Employment: Niger, Niamey

Contact Point: M. Jorge NIETO REY – Mme Marie-Laure BERGEY

Deadline for application: 13/06/2017

Profile of the Post: Gestionnaire Finances et Contrats - Trust Fund Migration

Unit: DEVCO.E.3.DEL.Niger.003

Function Group: FG IV

Post number: 247865

Living-conditions allowance: 40%

Job description

Applications: Jorge.NIETO-REY@eeas.europa.eu and Marie-Laure.BERGEY@eeas.europa.eu
(Merci d'indiquer votre nr de candidat CAST)

 

Place of Employment: Dhaka, BANGLADESH

Contact point: Mr Mario RONCONI

Deadline for application: 24/06/2017

Profile of the Post: International Aid / Cooperation Officer - Education and Human Development

Unit: DEVCO.H.DEL.Bangladesh

Function Group: FG IV

Post number: 245468

Living-conditions allowance: 40%

Job description

Applications: CV et lettre de motivation à  Mario.Ronconi@eeas.europa.eu
(Please indicate your CAST candidate number).

 

Place of employment: Honduras, Tegucigalpa

Contact Point: Ms Madeleine ONCLIN

Deadline for application: 08/07/2017

Profile of the Post:  International Aid / Cooperation Officer - Operations

Unit: DEVCO.G.1

Function Group: FG IV

Post number: 132168

Job description

Applications: DELEGATION-HONDURAS-HOA@eeas.europa.eu          

 

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