STÁŽ: European Union Rule of Law Mission Kosovo

  • Kdekoľvek

Position: Intern/Gender Mainstreaming

Employment Regime: Internship

Ref. Number: IEK-00001 (1 position)

Location: Western Balkans Region (Kosovo)

Availability: 15 June 2017

Component/Department/Unit: Office of the Head of Mission/Deputy Head of Mission

Security Clearance Level: No Personnel Security Clearance is needed

Open to contributing third States: Yes

Candidates interested in internship programme (Annex IV) should meet the requirements set in the respective job description (Annex 1).

For Sponsored candidates: Please complete the below Application Form (Annex 2) and submit it through your national authorities.

For Direct candidates: Please click on the link below to fill in and submit your application online.

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • To draft a report on results and lessons learned from gender mainstreaming activities of EULEX KOSOVO;
  • To support the Gender Advisors in the coordination of the gender focal-points network;
  • To assist the Gender Advisors in promoting its activities and the gender-related activities of EULEX KOSOVO;
  • To assist the Gender Advisors by preparing briefings, memos or taking minutes;
  • To carry out other tasks to assist the Gender Advisors in the implementation of the Mission’s mandate as and where required.

Education and Experience:


  • Completion of minimum three years of studies corresponding to a Bachelor’s degree in Gender Studies, Law, Political Science or any other related fields;
  • Knowledge of international women’s rights frameworks and the women, peace and security agenda;
  • Self-motivated and committed to continuous learning;
  • International experience, multicultural understanding;
  • Excellent communication skills, coupled with proficiency in oral and written English;
  • Excellent drafting skills and ability to structure written materials effectively;
  • Well-organized and able to multi-task;
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications.


  • Enrolment in further studies in the above, leading towards a Master’s or Doctorate, or the equivalent;
  • Knowledge of the functioning of the EU and in particular CSDP Missions;
  • Good understanding of the political, legal and cultural situation in Kosovo as well as an understanding of the mandate of the international and local organisations operating in the field;
  • Proficiency in any of the official languages in Kosovo;
  • Previous experience of working on gender/women, peace and security issues

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