The European External Action Service (EEAS) supports the work of the High Representative in defining and implementing an effective and coherent EU foreign policy. The EEAS supports his tasks of conducting the EU’s Common Foreign and Security Policy and chairing the Foreign Affairs Council. It also supports the High Representative in his capacity as Vice President of the Commission with regard to his responsibilities within the Commission in the external relations field including the coordination of other aspects of the EU’s external action. The EEAS works in close cooperation with Member States, the Council and relevant services of the European Commission.
The Coordination Division (RM.01) supports the Director General for Resource Management (DG RM) in their cross-cutting responsibilities such as the strategic planning and programming (SPP) cycle, resource and risk management reporting, internal communications on DG RM matters, relations with the control authorities and relations with OLAF. As well as carrying out its core tasks, the Division aims to bring innovative and practical solutions, which will help to improve the functioning of the Service as the EEAS moves ahead.
The position of Policy Assistant – contract agent FGIII as per article 3b of the Conditions of Employment of Other Servants of the European Union (CEOS) – in the Anti-Fraud, Compliance and Audit Coordination Sector (RM.01.002) of the Coordination Division (RM.01) Division of DG RM.
Under the direction of the Head of Sector / Adviser, the selected candidate will be required to support the handling of horizontal issues and policy in the field of resource management, including in particular and not limited to audit coordination, emerging cross-cutting priorities, anti-fraud (OLAF) and legal matters (compliance to the existing and future rules and procedures).