Vacancy

Are you our new project officer? Submit your application and CV by October 20, 2017

Would you like to join our friendly and professional team at the Norwegian Embassy in Kyiv? If you like to make a difference, have experience in grant and project management, speak Norwegian and enjoy challenges, then you might be the right candidate for our project team! The team is headed by our Development Counsellor.

You have:

  • Higher education. Bachelor or Master degree in political science, public administration, law, economics, education or a related field is desired

  • Knowledge of Ukrainian, English and Norwegian (Danish or Swedish might also be considered) languages is a must

  • Experience in development assistance or program management is a must

  • Good understanding of Ukraine’s current political, economic, social and development environment is desired

  • Good communication and analytical skills

  • Ability to handle situation with professionalism, tact and diplomacy

     

You will be responsible for:

  • Management of the entire cycle of small scale grants (application process; evaluation, selection, conclusion, signing, follow-up and completing agreements; reporting)

  • Coordinating, assisting and participating in follow up of projects and programs managed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and other ministries in Oslo

  • Mapping and reporting on development and humanitarian activities

  • Facilitate and organize and participate in meetings and visits

  • Updating and maintaining relevant web pages and email box

  • Written and oral translation if assigned

  • other duties as assigned (we are friendly and helpful, and assist each other if needed)

As a part of our team, You will have:

  • Competitive salary and high standards of work

  • Medical insurance

  • Friendly and professional colleagues

  • Interesting and at times dynamic working environment

  • Experience and personal development in a complex international organization

     

If you fulfil the requirements above and can contribute to the important and meaningful work of the project office at the embassy, submit your application letter and CV to ProjectKyiv@mfa.no until 24:00 Ukrainian time on October 20, 2017. Indicate the subject of the letter: Project Officer Vacancy 2017.

We hope you will be able to take up the position shortly.

Reference persons should be mentioned in the application letter or CV with current positions and telephone numbers.

Please be as precise and efficient in your application letters as possible. Due to somewhat limited capacity to answer questions regarding the position (or details of application process for that matter) use the list of requirements above as the guidelines for the application. Only eligible candidates will be contacted for the interview.