Recruitment of Local Support Staff for The Election Observation Mission to Montenegro

The OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) is the leading agency in Europe in the field of election observation. The office co-ordinates and organizes the deployment of numerous observation missions, with thousands of observers, every year to assess the compliance of elections in OSCE participating states with OSCE commitments and other international obligations and standards for democratic elections, and with national legislation. ODIHR’s unique methodology provides in-depth insights into all elements of an electoral process, allowing the office to offer concrete recommendations to further improve electoral processes. Further details about ODIHR can be found at

Following an official invitation from the Authorities of Montenegro and need assessment mission that took place from 16 to 20 january 2018 the OSCE/ODIHR is deploying an election observation mission (EOM) for the upcoming presidential election scheduled for 15 april 2018.

For more information about the available positions, duration of employment and application procedure please visit the OSCE/ODIHR website under the following link:


Application deadline:
24 February 2018, 17:00 CET for administrative positions,
2 March 2018, 17:00 CET for the other positions.
The OSCE retains the discretion to re-advertise the vacancy, to cancel the recruitment, to offer an appointment at a lower grade or to offer an appointment with a modified job description or for a different duration. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted and suitable candidates will be placed on a Roster.
The OSCE is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified female and male candidates from all religious, ethnic and social backgrounds to apply.
Note: No application fees are required by OSCE/ODIHR for its recruitment process at any stage (application processing, interview meeting, training or any other fees).


If you are interested to apply for any position please apply using the option KONKURIŠITE NA OGLAS.

* Note: In order to enhance your chance for entry to the shortlist it is very important to fill in detail all the fields listed in application form: add your CV in English and supporting documents that may be relevant to the given position (certificates, cover letter, references, etc.).