Deputy Head, Community Security Initative Project - PAE Group, Bishkek

Closing date:  01 Nov 2011

PAE Government Services, under contract for the U.S. Department of State, is seeking applications from well-qualified U.S. citizens for the following position within the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE):

Deputy Head of the Community Security Initiative Project Senior Management, Civilian Police Vacancy number: VNKYRS00281 Duty station: Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan Apply by: 11/01/11 View the job description In order to receive full consideration, interested parties should create an online application and enter the relevant vacancy number by November 1. Only finalists will be contacted. PAE-REACT will interview short-listed candidates before the OSCE deadline.

Requirements include, but are not limited to:
  • Minimum 20 years of diversified and progressively responsible professional police experience including at least 3 years at the management level relevant to the actual position
  • Senior police administration courses on operational leadership, contingency planning, human resources management and general police management
  • Ability to quickly establish contact and constructive relations with local population and officials
  • Significant experience working with senior foreign government and police officials, International Organizations and NGOs in the development and delivery of law enforcement program initiatives
  • Proven organizational and leadership skills
  • Significant experience in planning and coordinating large scale police operations
  • Significant experience in leading international teams in diverse circumstances
  • Experience in community policing and inter-ethnic relations
  • Knowledge of International Police Standards and human rights
  • Experience in project management with the use of analytical and problem-solving skills and a good understanding of project planning issues
  • A command or management operational position in a national police environment
  • Knowledge of the political-military history and recent developments in the Area of Responsibility
  • Knowledge of the Russian language (desired)
  • Knowledge of the local languages, Kyrgyz and Uzbek (desired)
  • Prior field experience with UN, OSCE or similar international organization (desired)
  • Experience in change management processes within the police environment (desired)
  • Possession of a valid automobile Class C driving license and ability to drive a 4x4 vehicle using a manual transmission (desired)
Only US citizens should apply through PAE-REACT. Citizens of other OSCE participating States should apply through their respective foreign ministries.

The full requirements and job description
How to apply: 
American citizens should enter Vacancy Number VNKYRS00281 in an Online Application Due to short deadlines, it is an advantage for candidates to establish an online application even before finding the ideal job. Foreign Nationals must apply through their respective Foreign Ministries. View all current vacancies