European Union Office in Kosovo 
European Union Special Representative in Kosovo

Vacancy Announcement: short-term experts to support the Ombudsman Institution (EU-funded project)

18/01/2021 - 08:45
EU project positions

Hulla & Co Human Dynamics GmbH & Co KG /part of DAI Global / is pleased to announce a call for short-term experts in the EU SUPPORT TO THE OMBUDSPERSON INSTITUTION project /duration until Sep 2022/.


The overall objective of the project is to strengthen the capacity of the Ombudsperson Institution of Kosovo (OIK) in order to increase, impact and effectiveness in promoting and protecting the human rights and fundamental freedoms.

For this purpose, we are looking for qualified, experienced and dedicated individuals to be selected for the inclusion into the pool of short-term experts for the project: 


  • To assists the core team assigned to implement the project tasks in the implementation of project activities.
  • To facilitate the project implementation and liaise with project team and the stakeholders.


Key Expertise Needed:

  • Legal experts with profound knowledge of national legal framework  and International human rights standards including best practices of the operation of national and international human rights bodies.
  • Institutional capacity building experts on individual complaints handling and legal drafting, local and international strategic litigation and legal research, especially in view of EU Acquis, CoE ECHR standards, international human rights law and other relevant disciplines;
  • Administration and management, including human resource management, training, financial planning and budget execution;
  • Communication and public awareness raising, PR campaigns;
  • IT systems, application and database development, networks management .


Required qualifications:

  • University degree in Law, Public administration, Engineering, Economics, Communications or other related field;
  • Proven experience in respective areas in Kosovo (including knowledge of relevant legislation) (min 5-10 years of experience);
  • Excellent command of Albanian/Serbian languages and good command of English language in oral communication and writing skills required.
  • Experience with international capacity building projects for public institutions will be considered as an asset.


Deadlines for applying:

Deadline for CV submission: 31 January 2021

Please send your application in English (CV and cover letter ) by email to:

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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