Vacancy announcement: Administrative Assistant to the Resident Twinning Advisor (RTA Assistant)

The Twinning Project “Strengthening of the penitentiary system and the probation service” is a joint project between the Beneficiary Country, Federal Republic of Germany and Nederland, represented by the Directorate for execution of sanctions, the German Foundation for International Legal Cooperation (IRZ) and the Centre for International Legal Cooperation (CILC).

The overall objective of the project is to advance the effectiveness and efficiency of the penitentiary system and development of the effective and sustainable probation service with respect for human rights and dignity of persons deprived of liberty in Penitentiary institutions (PIs) and Correctional-Educational Institutions (CEIs), as well as persons serving probation measures, which will contribute to improving the overall safety in society.

The project is seeking an Administrative Assistant to the Resident Twinning Adviser (RTA Assistant) for the next 16 months starting as soon as possible, preferably in February 2019. The RTA Assistant will be employed full time and stationed in Skopje.

The RTA Assistant may not have or recently (past 6 months) have had any contractual relation with the beneficiary administration that is the Public Administration of the Beneficiary Country.

Expected start and duration of assignment: February 2019 until 30th May 2020

In case of interest, please send your cover letter and resume in English in Europass format to the following e-mail addresses tadic@irz.de and AxelBriemle@mjustice.gov.mk with reference to the position RTA Assistant, the latest by 31.01.2019

We reserve our right to contact only short-listed candidates. Interviews are expected to take place on 01st of February 2019 in Skopje.

Terms of reference – RTA Assistant