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Language Assistant to the Resident Twinning Advisor (RTA)

19/08/2019 - 10:08
EU project positions

EU funded Twinning Project

Strengthening the Regulatory Capacity of the National

Commission for the State Regulation of Communications and Informatization in the Areas of Market Access and Quality of Service Monitoring System

Twinning number: UA 18 ENI TE 01 19



Is seeking to recruit Language Assistant to the Resident Twinning Advisor (RTA)


Duration: 21 month (indicative start date: September-October 2019)


Position is based in Khreshchatyk Str., 22, Kyiv, 01001.


Gross monthly salary: 1.500 EUR

Contract type: fixed term service contract.

The RTA Language Assistant will report directly and will be supervised by the RTA.


Tasks of RTA Language Assistant:

  • Act as a language assistant to the RTA and assist visiting short term experts;
  • Translate written materials with relation to the project in Ukrainian and English;
  • Interpret during missions; meetings, workshops, seminars, trainings and other project events;
  • Developing and maintaining close working contacts and relationships with Beneficiary Country officials involved in each of the activities and the project management;
  • Performing all other duties assigned e.g. cooperate and work with RTA Assistant in daily management of the project related activities.


Requirements for RTA Language Assistant:

  • University degree;
  • RTA language assistant may not have or recently (past six months) have had any contractual relation with the beneficiary administration;
  • Excellent command of spoken and written English language and Ukrainian language;
  • Computer literacy (e.g. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Internet);
  • Experience in communications related translation and interpretation;
  • Experience in IT related translation and interpretation;
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills.


The following skills will be considered an asset for RTA Language Assistant:

  • Experience in EU funded projects, especially as RTA Assistant in a former Twinning project;
  • Communication skills;
  • Experience of working in an international environment;
  • Knowledge of the Lithuanian, Latvian and Russian languages;
  • Team player.


Interested candidates are requested to submit their CV and a letter of application in English by 15th September, 2019 via e-mail to the following addresses: and Shortlisted candidates only will be invited to attend an interview. The date and place of the interview will be additionally indicated to the shortlisted candidates.

For any further information please contact RTA Ms. Gintarė Ribinskienė, e-mail:, and Mr. Dalius Kontrimavičius


The above-mentioned Twinning project is an EU funded joint project between Lithuania, represented by Communications Regulatory Authority of the Republic of Lithuania (RRT) together with Central Project Management Agency (CPVA), Latvia, represented by Public Utilities Commission (SPRK) and Ukraine, represented by the National Commission for the State Regulation of Communications and Informatization and National Regulatory Authority of Ukraine.

The project implementation will last 21 month.


The purpose of the project is to improve performance in the areas of market access to, and interconnection of, electronic communications networks and associated facilities and monitoring of the quality of electronic communication services through strengthening the regulatory capacity of the National Commission for the State Regulation of Communications and Informatization (NCCIR), the National Regulatory Authority of Ukraine (NRA).

The selected person will be a self-employed independent consultant under a Service Contract and will undertake full responsibility for the payment of all taxes and obligations deriving from the legislation in force in the Republic of Ukraine, including for those related to medical and social insurance. The RTA Language Assistant will carry his/her duties and tasks on the base of contract concluded with the CPVA and RTA.

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