European Union External Action

Vacancy notice: Programme Officer

11/01/2021 - 20:24
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We are seeking a Programme Officer in the Delegation in Ottawa responsible, as part of the Foreign Policy Instruments Regional team, for bilateral, regional and multi-country projects in North America and for multilateral work with U.N. Agencies based in New York, U.S.

Job description

The core business of the European Commission’s Service for Foreign Policy Instruments (FPI) is to put EU foreign policy into action – fast and flexibly – in a policy-driven approach. The Service deals with the regulatory and financial aspects of EU foreign policy. It acts as first responder to foreign policy needs and opportunities, focusing on conflict prevention and peace as well as on leveraging the EU’s influence in the world. The Service plays a crucial role in translating the European Commission’s political priorities into external action, in line with the EU’s Global Strategy for Foreign and Security Policy.

The Service reports directly to the High Representative/Vice President. The Service works in close cooperation with the other Commission services, as well as with the EEAS, both in headquarters and in Delegations.

How to apply

Applications: CV and motivation letter to

Please indicate your CAST candidate number.

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Function Group: IV

Reference Number: 355565

Application Deadline: 24 January 2021

Country: Canada

City: Ottawa

DG/Unit: FPI.4.DEL.Canada.001.95

Contact point: Maria Rosa SABBATELLI (applications should ONLY be sent to the functional mailbox)


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