EU-funded Project seeking to recruit short-term experts in legal drafting

Project:                                         EU funded Project Strengthening of the Policy Development Process in the                                                                  Context of the Implementation of the Association Agreement

Position Title:                              Short-Term Non-Key Legal Expert – normative acts drafting

Duty Station:                                Chisinau, Republic of Moldova

Reporting to:                                Team Leader

Deadline for submission:           October 23, 2019

Application method:                  Please submit your EuropeAid CV & financial expectation (daily fee rate for a                                                                 consultancy contract) to the following email address:                                                

Selection process:                      

  • All candidates will be registered in the pool of experts.
  • Separate Terms of Reference for every specific area of expertise will be developed.
  • The selection of the experts will merit-based, subject to agreement on financial compensation and subject to approval by the EU Delegation in Moldova.
  • All personal information will be kept confidentially.
  • Only selected candidates will be contacted.


The EU funded project is part of the wider Public Administration Reform process. The overall objective of the project is to enhance the institutional and human resource capacity of the central and local public administrations to elaborate and implement evidence-based policy and to ensure the efficient and effective delivery of high-quality administrative services in line with the European Principles of Public Administration.

The project will directly support three main institutions (MFAEI, State Chancellery and Ministry of Finance) to perform the tasks related to policy development, which entails all stages of policy-making process, starting by the identification of needs, the policy drafting, costing, draft budgeting, and the endorsement of legal acts necessary for its effective implementation. Thus, the overall scope of the project is targeting the Policy Cycle, specifically

  • Processes
  • Institutions/structures
  • Legal framework
  • Instruments
  • Capacities

Currently, the project is in the phase of implementing its recommendations for improving the policy making – strategic planning system in Moldova. Most of these recommendations need to be put into the form of a draft legal act.

 Therefore, project is seeking to recruit short-term legal experts with experience in legal drafting to join the project team for the coming 12 months and participate in this challenging work.

General qualifications required:

  • Law degree
  • Active command of the English language
  • Knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Specific qualifications required:

  • Working experience of at least 3 years (660 working days) in position(s) relevant for the task and including drafting normative acts in areas, like
    • Public administration reform
    • Public finance management
    • Civil society activities
    • Strategic planning
    • Developing strategies for government activities
    • Policy making / Developing public policies

Your participation in the EU funded Policy Development Process is your opportunity to

  • Support the public administration of Moldova for developing better policies and implement the Association Agreement between Moldova and the European Union;
  • become a part of the professional network of change-makers;
  • acquire rewarding public service experience;
  • gain recognition and recommendation from the Project, and the relevant authorities
  • to receive adequate compensation according to EU Technical assistance rules

After display content

Ajută-ne să distribuim acest articol: