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Programme Officer - Local Trust Fund Officer

06/11/2020 - 09:51
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Programme Officer – Local Trust Fund Officer in EU Delegation to Lebanon (DG NEAR) EU Regional Trust Fund in response to the Syrian Crisis (EUTF)

Place of Employment: Beirut, Lebanon

Contact point: Mr. Rein NIELAND (

Deadline for application: 03/12/2020

Profile of the Post: Programme Officer - Local Trust Fund Officer

Unit: NEAR.DGA2.B.1.DEL.Lebanon.003

Function Group: FG IV

Post number: 289993

Living-conditions allowance: 25%

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Applications (CV & motivation letter) to be sent to: with copy to:

Please indicate your CAST candidate number in your application and mention the post number in subject line.

Security Clearance is compulsory for all EU Staff in delegations and has to be requested by selected candidate before departure.

Please note that this post is funded under the EU Trust Fund budget and is therefore of a temporary nature.

The first contract is for an initial duration of 2 years.


Overall purpose:

Contribute, under the authority of the EU Delegation to Lebanon and supervision of the Manager of the EU Regional Trust Fund in response to the Syrian and Iraqi crises, the ‘Madad Fund’ (EUTF)  to the local management of the EUTF and its projects with a focus in the area of social sectors, livelihoods, local governance, local development and social stability, and in compliance with its articles of incorporation and the procedures established by the Board of the Fund, and provide monitoring, coordination, analysis and reporting on EUTF actions as well as other resilience and stabilisation efforts in Lebanon. 

In country, the jobholder, under supervision of the Head of Section Operations 1, will work in close collaboration with the Local Trust Fund Officer already stationed in Beirut and other project managers in the Delegation managing EUTF funded programmes.

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