Bachelor’s degree in political, social sciences, business, public administration or related field.
6 years of professional experience in fields relevant to the specific duties of the job such as in providing support to project implementation or administration is a requirement, preferably in an international organization (applicable for applicants having secondary education);
3 years of professional experience in fields relevant to the specific duties of the job such as in providing support to project implementation or administration
is a requirement, preferably in an international organization (applicable for applicants having bachelor’s degree);
Experience in collection, analysis and presentation of information for preparation of project reports, project documents, concepts, workplans, budgets, proposals on implementation arrangements and knowledge management products required;
Experience organizing meetings, workshops, seminars, conferences and other events including logistical preparations and correspondence required;
Experience in procuring goods and services a strong asset;
Excellent understanding of the political and economic situation in the Western Balkans is a strong asset;
Knowledge of the existent legal and institutional frameworks for arms control, armed violence prevention and citizen security in South East Europe a strong asset;
Knowledge of UNDP rules and procedures would be an asset;
Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Excellent knowledge of written and spoken Serbian and English.
Experience in the usage of computers and office software packages (MS Word, Excel, etc) and experience in handling of web-based management systems (i.e. ERP, Atlas, PeopleSoft programmes) is required.
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