European Union External Action

Vacancy Announcement: Project Officer (Temporary position)

17/02/2020 - 07:52
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The Delegation of the European Union has a vacancy for a:


Project Officer (temporary position)


The EU Delegation to Laos is a major development partner for Laos. We are seeking an individual who will ensure the technical and administrative monitoring and support of the entire project cycle of trade/private sector and investment/finance related projects and programmes implemented in the Lao PDR with the Government of the Lao PDR.

This is a temporary position for a period of 3.5 months.



  • Ensure the technical and administrative monitoring and support of trade/private sector and investment/finance related programmes.
  • Contribute to Delegation's analysis and reporting in the relevant fields.
  • Prepare regular reports, studies or policy analysis.
  • Monitor the trade and economic situation and report on developments in the relevant sector.
  • Identification and appraisal of programmes and projects and assistance to related missions.
  • Analyse Government sector and sub-sector policies, strategy and reform agenda.
  • Support the internal and external communication on EU cooperation in the relevant fields.
  • Contribute to the preparation/updating of the programming (post-2020) engagement of the EU in the Lao PDR, in particular through the European Joint Programming


Education and Languages:

  • We are looking for a qualified individual – Graduate qualification in a field of study related to the job.
  • Proven excellent written and spoken Lao and good English language skills.


Experience :  He/she will have 1 year working experience in a related field.



Applications should be sent by email to:


The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 6 March.

Short listed candidates may be invited to take a selection test and interview.              


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