European Union Twinning Project
Twinning number: PS 17 ENI FI 01 18
“Strengthening the Capacity of the Palestinian Authority to Improve Customs Revenue Collection and Borders Crossings Control”
will be seeking to recruit Resident Twinning Advisor (RTA) Assistant
Duration of the Project implementation: total Project duration is 24 months, start date: 19th of May 2019, indicative end date 18th of May, 2021.
Work place: is based in Ramallah
Maximum monthly payment: 1.300 EUR
Contract type: fixed term service contract
Duration of the contract: up to 9 months with extension possibility up to 15 months
The RTA Assistant will report directly and will be supervised by the RTA.
1. RTA assistant
Requirements for the RTA assistant:
The following skills will be considered as an asset for RTA assistant:
Interested candidates are requested to submit their (1) CV and a (2) letter of application (motivation) in English via e-mail to the following address: RTA Mr. Antanas Gedgaudas firstname.lastname@example.org and Ms. Ugne Chmeliauskaite email@example.com till 14th May 2019. Only shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend a pre-selection interview. Interviews preliminary are scheduled to be held on 21-22nd May, 2019 in the premises of the Ministry of Finance and Planning (MoFP), General Directorate of Customs, Excises and Value Added Tax (Customs Department). For any further information please contact RTA Mr. Antanas Gedgaudas firstname.lastname@example.org and Ms. Ugne Chmeliauskaite email@example.com.
The above-mentioned Twinning project is an EU funded joint project between Lithuania, represented by the Customs Department under the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Lithuania, State Border Guard Service under the Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of Lithuania, Central Project Management Agency and Palestinian Authority, represented by Ministry of Finance and Planning (MoFP), General Directorate of Customs, Excises and Value Added Tax (Customs Department); General Administration of Borders and Crossings (GABC). The project implementation will last 24 months.
The overall objective of the project is to improve the Palestinian Authority fiscal position through improving collection of customs revenues and strengthening borders control in order to reduce evasion of customs duties.
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 Palestinian Authority, including for those related to medical and social insurance. The RTA Assistant will carry his/her duties and tasks on the base of contract concluded with the Contracting Authority.