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.
The EU Delegation for the Pacific promotes the local projection of an image of the European Union that correctly reflects facts, policies, statements and decisions taken by the EU.
The EU Delegation for the Pacific office is located in Suva.
We offer a post of Project Officer. Under this post, the recruited person will be attributed functions depending on the needs of the Delegation. Upon recruitment, the successful candidate will occupy a specific job function as Project Officer – this job function may be changed in accordance with the needs of the Delegation. Under this job function the successful candidate will serve as support staff to the Economic and Social Team with the following tasks under supervision and responsibility of the relevant Team Leader:
The length of the working week shall not exceed the limits of 40 hours per week. Exceptions may be allowed as required by the service, in accordance with the relevant Fiji legislations. The post is a Local Agent Group I level of the Specific Conditions of Employment for Local Agents in Fiji. It is a permanent contract, after the successful completion of a 3 month probationary period, with a minimum starting basic salary of FJD 3,908 per month.
We offer a competitive position in an international / multicultural environment.
We are looking for the candidate with:
Please send your application and supporting documents in an envelope as follows:
Vacancy for Project Officer
Head of Administration
Delegation of the European Union for the Pacific
Level 6, TappooCity Complex
Cnr. Scott & Usher Streets
or via email to DELEGATION-FIJI-VACANCIES@eeas.europa.eu no later than 12 noon on Monday 27 March 2017
The package should include a cover letter, a detailed CV, together with your academic qualification certificates and references of past experiences.
Applications will be evaluated and shortlisted in accordance with the requirements above. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.
The Delegation will not supply additional information or discuss the selection procedure by telephone: please address any queries concerning this procedure to DELEGATION-FIJI-VACANCIES@eeas.europa.eu
Download the Project Officer Vacancy here.