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: EuropeAid-E1@ec.europa.eu(link sends e-mail)

Deadline for application: 21/08/2017

Profile of the Post: Finance and Contracts Officer - Initiation/Verification - Coordination services internes

Unit: DEVCO.E.1

Function Group: FG IV

Post number: 221308

Job description

Applications: EuropeAid-E1@ec.europa.eu(link sends e-mail)

Message : 

- Please send your motivation letter in FR together with a CV in FR or EN

- Contract of 1 year renewable. The duration of the extension depends on the effective end date of Bêkou's Fund foreseen for 15/07/2019, possibly renewable)

- Ce poste pourrait être relocalisé à la Délégation de l'UE en République centrafricaine. A l'heure actuelle, les conditions pour être positionné à la Délégation de l'UE en République centrafricaine sont les suivantes: être lauréat d'un CAST GF IV, poste sans famille, 2 ans, indemnité de conditions de vie 40%.

- Please mention post number in subject line

 

Place of Employment: Brussels 

Contact Point: MERLO Nicoletta

Deadline for application: 22/08/2017

Profile of the Post: Financial Assistant

Unit: DEVCO.A.2

Function Group: FG III

Post number: 272569

Job description

Applications: EUROPEAID-A2@ec.europa.eu

 

Place of Employment: Brussels

Contact Point: Bernard BRUNET

Deadline for application: 25/08/2017

Profile of the Post: ​Evaluation and monitoring Assistant

Unit: NEAR A3

Function Group: FG III

Post number: 173900

Job description

Applications: NEAR-A3@ec.europa.eu (please indicate your valid CAST and/or EU CV online candidate number)  

 

Place of Employment: Brussels 

Contact Point: Jan Sempels

Deadline for application: 28/08/2017

Profile of the Post: Legal Officer - Institutional questions 

Unit: DEVCO.R.3

Function Group: FG IV

Post number: 79919

Job description

Applications: EUROPEAID-R3@ec.europa.eu (please mention post number in subject line)

 

Place of Employment: Brussels

Contact Point: Ana MARTINEZ ALONSO/ Hannah COLE (DEVCO DG.02) 

Deadline for application: 4 september 2017 

Profile of the Post: Communication Officer - Events 

Unit: DEVCO 02 Communication and Transparency 

Function Group: Contract Agent FG III 

Post number: 273048

Job description

Applications: europeaid-edd2018@ec.europa.eu

 

Place of Employment: Brussels

Contact Point: MARTINS Paulo

Deadline for application: 08/09/2017

Profile of the Post: Programme Assistant

Unit: NEAR.A.4

Function Group: FG III

Post number: 224531

Job available: 01/12/2017

Job description

Applications: NEAR-A4@ec.europa.eu(link sends e-mail)

Please mention post number in subject line

 

Place of Employment: Brussels

Contact Point: Paulo MARTINS

Deadline for application: 08/09/2017

Profile of the Post: Programme Assistant

Unit: NEAR.A.4

Function Group: FG III

Post number: 273264

Vacant as of: 16/11/2017

Job description

Applications: NEAR-A4@ec.europa.eu

 

Place of Employment: Brussels 

Deadline for application: 11/09/2017

Profile of the Post: Secretary to the Unit

Unit: NEAR.R.2

Function Group: FG II

Post number: 260206

Job description

Applications: NEAR-R2-1@ec.europa.eu

 

Place of Employment: Brussels 

Contact Point: NEAR-R2-1@ec.europa.eu(link sends e-mail)

Deadline for application: 11/09/2017

Profile of the Post: Legal Officer

Unit: NEAR.R.2

Function Group: FG IV

Post number: 247869

Job description

Applications: NEAR-R2-1@ec.europa.eu

 

Place of Employment: Brussels 

Contact Point: Matteo BANTI  

Deadline for application: 12/09/2017           

Profile of the post: Finance and Contracts Assistant - Initiation

Unit: FPI.1

Function Group: FG III

Post number: 250886

Job description

Applications:  FPI HR COORDINATION(link sends e-mail)

Please mention post number in subject line and indicate your valid CAST

 

Place of Employment: Brussels 

Contact Point: LEBOUC Jérôme

Deadline for application: 15/09/2017

Profile of the Post: International Aid / Cooperation Officer

Unit: DEVCO.E.2

Function Group: FG IV

Post number: 254655

Job description

Applications: EUROPEAID-E2@ec.europa.eu(link sends e-mail)

- Please mention post number in subject line

- Trust Fund post with limited duration (end 2020).

 

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: Bangui – Central African Republic - Non-Family posting - Currently evacuated to Brussels

Contact point: Mr Jean Pierre Reymondet-Commoy (CdD) et Paolo CURRADI (CdC)

Deadline for application: 24/08/2017

Profile of the Post: Project Manager – Regional economic integration/private sector

Unit: DEVCO.E.1.DEL.Central African Republic.002

Function Group: FG IV

Post number: 249417

Living-conditions allowance: 40%

Job description

Applications: Mr Jean Pierre Reymondet-Commoy (CdD) - Jean-Pierre.REYMONDET-COMMOY@eeas.europa.eu - et Paolo CURRADI (CdC) - paolo.curradi@eeas.europa.eu (CV et lettre de motivation, merci d'indiquer votre nr de candidat CAST)

 

Place of Employment: Bangui – Central African Republic - Non-Family posting - Currently evacuated to Brussels

Contact point: Mr Jean Pierre Reymondet-Commoy (CdD) et Paolo CURRADI (CdC)

Deadline for application: 24/08/2017

Profile of the Post: Project Manager – Budget Support and Public Finance

Unit: DEVCO.E.1.DEL.Central African Republic.002

Function Group: FG IV

Post number: 249418

Living-conditions allowance: 40%

Job description

Applications: Mr Jean Pierre Reymondet-Commoy (CdD) - Jean-Pierre.REYMONDET-COMMOY@eeas.europa.eu - et Paolo CURRADI (CdC) - paolo.curradi@eeas.europa.eu (CV et lettre de motivation; merci d'indiquer votre nr de candidat CAST).

 

Place of Employment: Azerbaijan, Baku

Contact point: Ms Milena MITEVOVA and Ms Beatrice LAPPART

Deadline for application: 27/08/2017

Profile of the Post: Finance and Contracts Officer

Unit: NEAR.R.4.DEL.Azerbaijan.003 (FCA)

Function Group: FG IV

Post number: 121813

Living-conditions allowance: 20%

Job description

Applications: CV et lettre de motivation à  DELEGATION-AZERBAIJAN-JOBS@eeas.europa.eu (Please indicate your CAST candidate number).

 

Place of Employment: Central African Republic, Bangui

Contact Point: Bashkim BITUCI

Deadline for application: 28/08/2017

Profile of the Post: Finance and Contracts Officer – Initiation and Verification

Unit: DEVCO.E.3.DEL.Central African Republic

Function Group: FGIV

Post number: 211517

Living-conditions allowance: 40%

Non family posting, evacuation level 3

Job description

Applications: bashkim.bituci@eeas.europa.eu

 

Place of Employment: Central African Republic, Bangui

Contact Point: Bashkim BITUCI

Deadline for application: 28/08/2017

Profile of the Post: Finance and Contracts Assistant – Initiation and Verification

Unit: DEVCO.E.3.DEL.Central African Republic

Function Group: FGIII

Post number: 99051

Living-conditions allowance: 40%

Non family posting, evacuation level 3

Job description

Applications: bashkim.bituci@eeas.europa.eu

 

Place of Employment: Central African Republic, Bangui

Contact Point: Bashkim BITUCI

Deadline for application: 28/08/2017

Profile of the Post: Finance and Contracts Assistant – Initiation and Verification

Unit: DEVCO.E.3.DEL.Central African Republic

Function Group: FGIII

Post number: 203645

Living-conditions allowance: 40%

Non family posting, evacuation level 3

Job description

Applications: bashkim.bituci@eeas.europa.eu

 

Place of Employment: Cairo, EGYPT               

Contact Point: Angel GUTIERREZ-HIDALGO and Diego ESCALONA-PATUREL

Deadline for application: 31/08/2017

Profile of the Post: ​International Aid / Cooperation Officer - Environment and Climate change

Unit: NEAR.DGA2.B.1.DEL.Egypt

Function Group: FG IV

Post number: 185270

Job description

Applications: delegation-egypt-recruitment@eeas.europa.eu (please indicate your CAST candidate number)

 

Place of Employment: Congo, Brazzaville

Contact point: Mr Tom Ashwanden

Deadline for application: 01/09/2017

Profile of the Post: Chargé de programme Infrastructures et Développement territorial

Unit: DEVCO.E.1.DEL.Congo.003

Function Group: FG IV

Post number: 212634

Living-conditions allowance: 30%

Job descriptions

Applications: CV et lettre de motivation à delegation-congo-brazzaville-hoa@eeas.europa.eu(link sends e-mail) cc. Tom.Ashwanden@eeas.europa.eu(link sends e-mail) (merci d'indiquer votre numéro de candidat CAST).

 

Place of employment: Belmopan / Belize (attached to EU Delegation in Jamaica)

Contact Point: Mr. Nicolaus Hansmann

Deadline for application: 10/09/2017

Profile of the Post:  International Aid / Cooperation Officer

Unit: DEVCO.G.1

Function Group: FG IV

Post number: 169579

Job description

Applications: nicolaus.hansmann@eeas.europa.eu

 

Place of employment: LIBERIA, Monrovia

Contact point: Mr Alberto MENGHINI

Deadline for applications: 15/09/2017

Profile of post: International Aid / Cooperation Officer - Rural Development

Unit: DEVCO.E.2.DEL.Liberia

Function Group: CA IV

Post number: 241587

Living-conditions allowance: 40% 

Job description

Applications: alberto.menghini@eeas.europa.eu and DELEGATION-LIBERIA-HOC@eeas.europa.eu (Please indicate your CAST candidate number).

 

Place of employment: Astana, Kazkahstan

Contact point: Jean-Louis Lavroff until 31/08/2017 and Johannes Stenbaek Madsen from 01/09/2017 onwards.                 

Deadline for applications: 18/09/2017 at 18:00 (Brussels time)                

Profile of post: Programme Manager - Turkmenistan and Central Asia

Unit: DEVCO.F.1.DEL.Kazakhstan.003

Function Group: FG IV

Post number: 271472

Living-conditions allowance: 25%

job description

Applications: DELEGATION-KAZAKHSTAN-HoA@eeas.europa.eu

 

Place of employment: Eritrea, Asmara

Contact point: Pierre PHILIPPE

Deadline for applications: 29/09/2017

Profile of post: Finance and Contracts Officer – deputy Audit Task Manager

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

Function Group: FG IV

Post number: 264373

Living conditions allowance: 35%              

Job description

Applications: pierre.philippe@eeas.europa.eu and Christian.Manahl@eeas.europa.eu (Please indicate your CAST candidate number).

 

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