Programme Manager Cybersecurity Governance –Podgorica (100 %)

Geneva Centre for Security Sector Governance

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DCAF’s Cybersecurity programme, applied by the Europe and Central Asia Division, goals to help good governance in cybersecurity. The programme contributes to creating cybersecurity responsive and efficient by working with cybersecurity actors from the private and non-private sector on bettering regulation and insurance policies, stakeholder cooperation and the efficient provision and oversight of cybersecurity. To this finish, the programme supplies recommendation and analysis, organises technical trainings and workshops and organises stakeholder exchanges.

The Cybersecurity programme is at present searching for a extremely certified and motivated particular person for its Workplace in Montenegro to be our subsequent Programme Supervisor Cybersecurity Governance –Podgorica (100 %)

  • Location: Podgorica, Montenegro
  • Beginning date: as quickly as potential
  • Length: fixed-term contract; from April 2024 to 31 March 2025

The function

Below the supervision of the Geneva primarily based Principal Programme Supervisor, the incumbent will help the conceptualization, planning and implementation of the mission ‘Good Governance in Cybersecurity within the Western Balkans’ and its actions within the Western Balkan area. These actions help state and non-state actors concerned in cybersecurity governance within the Western Balkan area.

Total duties and obligations

  • Conceptualises and implements capability improvement initiatives in Montenegro and the remainder of the Western Balkans, specifically these associated to bettering coverage planning and implementation capacities, together with funds preparation, proposal improvement, reporting, monitoring and analysis;
  • Plans and leads actions on this space, supervising exterior knowledgeable advisers;
  • Liaises with mission beneficiaries, companions and donors;
  • Contributes to mission reporting and planning, as essential.

Your expertise

  • Superior college diploma in regulation, political science, worldwide relations, worldwide human rights, or associated area;
  • Minimal 7 years of expertise on points associated with cybersecurity, human rights, democratic governance, safety sector reform, or associated matters;
  • Data of worldwide greatest practices in cybersecurity governance in addition to of cybersecurity and gender equality;
  • Expertise in working for and/or supporting cybersecurity actors within the Western Balkans will probably be thought-about an asset;
  • Expertise in results-based mission administration will probably be thought-about an asset;

Further necessities

  • Citizenship of Montenegro and/or legitimate residency on the time of software is a pre-requisite;
  • Fluency in one of many Western Balkan languages (Bosnian / Croatian / Montenegrin / Serbian, Macedonian and/or Albanian) and wonderful written and spoken English are a pre-requisite;
  • Wonderful inter-personal abilities and talent to determine and preserve efficient partnerships and dealing relations in a politically various and at instances delicate atmosphere;
  • Sturdy organisational abilities with a capability to work independently and self-responsibly inside the given deadlines;
  • Wonderful communication abilities (oral and written).

We provide

  • a rewarding, dynamic and difficult work expertise
  • the prospect to be a part of a multicultural staff of supportive, hardworking and values-driven folks
  • the prospect to contribute to bettering safety of states and their folks inside a framework of democratic governance, the rule of regulation, and respect for human rights

The way to apply

When you assume you’re a good match for DCAF and the place marketed, please apply onlineby 21 April 2024, enclosing:

  • a one-page motivational assertion in English describing your related expertise and what you possibly can convey to DCAF
  • a concise CV (most two pages)

DCAF is dedicated to equality of alternative and encourages purposes from all certified candidates no matter intercourse, age, incapacity, gender id, faith, or ethnicity.

DCAF is certain by the authorized necessities and rules relating to the issuance of labor permits of the jurisdictions wherein we function.

People who search to serve with DCAF in any particular person capability will probably be required, if short-listed, to finish a self-attestation stating that they haven’t dedicated or been convicted of any felony offence and haven’t been concerned, by act or omission, within the fee of any violation of worldwide human rights regulation or worldwide humanitarian regulation.

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