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CfA: Pool of NKEs for the "Support to PAR" project in Serbia

CfA: Pool of NKEs for the "Support to PAR" project in Serbia
Governance and Economic Development
Name of project:
Support to Public Administration Reform
Task description:

GOPA with its consortium partners is implementing the EU funded project “Support to Public Administration Reform under the PAR Sector Reform Contract” (EU4PAR) since March 2018. With an extension granted until November 2023, the project is now opening a second Call for Application for the creation of a pool of short-term experts (STEs). The project will recruit STEs in the course of project implementation as needs arises from this pool.

Interested and qualified candidates are invited to apply for a position(s), according to the published required skills/qualifications for the 12 position (detailed requirements stipulated in the file in the attachments), indicating in the subject line of the application/e-mail the field(s) of expertise/position(s), as outlined below, they intend to apply for. Interested candidates need to submit the following documents:

  • CV in English in EU format (please use the CV template in the attachments below), clearly presenting their field(s) of expertise and projects they worked (not lengthier than 3 pages) including an indication of working days/months per each assignment/employment;
  • A brief cover letter, highlighting key experience related to the specific position(s) applied to;
  • The signed GOPA privacy statement (please use the template in the attachments below).

Senior Experts

1.    Legal Drafting for Amendments to the Public Policy Management Legal Framework
2.    Facilitator For The Common Assessment Framework (Caf) Process / Quality Management
3.    E-Government Post 2020 Strategic Document / Policy Development
4.    Managerial Accountability / Performance Management
5.    Functional and Organisational Analysis For Managerial Accountability
6.    Policy Coordination And Inter-Institutional Relations    
7.    IPA Programming / National Needs Assessment
8.    Risk Management And Management For Accountability


9.    Impact Assessments and Evaluations
10.    E-Government Policy Formulation
11.    PAR Donor Coordination
12.    Organisational Analysis

Other information:

Profiles and requirements are subject to potential change and amendments as needs arise in coordination with the beneficiary institution during the course of project implementation.

Applications shall be submitted not later than 18th April 2021, by an e-mail to


Selection process
Based on an assessment of candidates’ CVs, experts with relevant experience will be shortlisted and included in a ‘pool of experts’. The shortlisted candidates will be contacted in the course of project implementation, as need arises. A panel will select experts for a specific assignment based on a thorough evaluation of shortlisted candidates’ relevant experience throughout project implementation. Only selected candidates will be contacted.
Experts must be independent and free from conflicts of interest within the activities to be performed, as elaborated in specific Terms of Reference (ToR).
Civil servants/public officials and other staff of the public administration of the Beneficiary country cannot be recruited as experts.
Applications not responding to above mentioned minimum requirements / criteria cannot not be taken into consideration.

Supporting documents
In case a candidate is selected for a specific assignment, electronic copies of all relevant diplomas and work certificates need to be provided as accompanying evidence of the candidate’s CV and proof of relevant work experience.

Protection of personal data 
The personal data processing activities within this project are governed by the General Data Protection Regulation (Regulation (EU) 2016/679).
We are committed to complying with the GDPR and the national data protection laws. For us, data protection is a corporate matter of high priority and we only work with partners who can also demonstrate an appropriate level of data protection within your processing framework. We only process your data if you have given us your express consent, if this is based on a contract or pre-contractual measures on a service basis or if the relevant laws permit or require data processing. The following data protection information covers both the currently applicable national legal framework and the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) valid throughout Europe from 25 May 2018. References to legal bases of the GDPR will apply from 25 May 2018.

We are an equal opportunities employer, committed to treating all job applicants equally.

Project start date:
March 2018
Project end date:
November 2032
Contact person:
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+49 6172 930 561
Governance and Economic Development

Hindenburgring 18
61348 Bad Homburg

Attachment Size
CV Template 33.95 KB
GOPA Privacy Statement 214.09 KB
EU4PAR - CfA profiles 810.93 KB