The Energy Community Secretariat is an institution set up under the Treaty establishing the Energy Community (the "Treaty"). The Energy Community is an International Organization with its seat in Vienna. The Secretariat has overall monitoring, coordinating and administrative functions in regard with the implementation of the Treaty by the Parties to the Treaty.
Based on the ongoing Energy Community Work Program, the Secretariat looks for a professional who is interested in an engagement opportunity at a position of Climate and Just Transition Expert (ref.:ECS/15/2022).
Interested in an international employment opportunity and committed to the core values of our institution:
Professionalism – Integrity – Cultural Sensitivity
Under the supervision of the Head of European Green Deal Unit, the Climate and Just Transition Expert has the following main responsibilities:
The role requires the following competencies and skills from the successful candidate:
The Climate and Just Transition Expert will be offered a contract for three years, with a probation period of 6 months, which may be renewed. The duty station is in Vienna, Austria.
Monthly gross salary will be at a level of EUR 7.051,00 that is an all-inclusive, tax exempted package of remuneration. The terms and conditions of employment are based on the provisions of the Agreement between the Republic of Austria and the Energy Community regarding the seat of the Secretariat.
The commencement date of the employment shall be preferably January 2023.
According to Article 69 of the Treaty, the Director selects and appoints the staff of the Secretariat.
The Director will be supported in the selection procedure by a Selection Committee established in accordance with item III.15. of the Rules for Recruitment, Working Conditions and Geographical equilibrium of the Secretariat’s staff of the Energy Community. The Selection Committee will agree on the shortlist of candidates meeting best the selection criteria as referred to in this vacancy notice.
Before considered for an appointment by the Director, the successful candidate will undergo a medical examination by the Energy Community’s medical practitioner.
Shortlisted candidates are expected to be invited, on December 2022, for an interview to take place in Vienna at the premises of the Secretariat.
For applications to be valid, candidates must submit their application using on-line recruitment form for the position. CV’s and motivation letters must be attached.
Supporting documents (e.g. certified copies of degrees/diplomas, references, proof of experience, etc.) should not be sent at this point but must be submitted at a later stage of the procedure if requested.
Applications have to be sent by 7 December 2022, 24:00 CEST (submission date of recruitment form) at the latest.
Applications received after the deadline will not be accepted.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Please note that your personal data will be stored and processed by the Secretariat in line with and for the period required by the purpose of the recruitment procedure.
For this particular position, a reserve list shall be established. The reserve list shall include shortlisted candidates and shall be valid 12 months. The recruitment procedure is deemed to be finalized once the reserve list expires.
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