Media Officer

The European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) is an EU Agency based in Vienna. The objective of the Agency is to provide the relevant institutions and authorities of the Community and its Member States when implementing Community law with assistance and expertise relating to fundamental rights, in order to support them when they take measures or formulate courses of action within their respective spheres of competence to fully respect fundamental rights (Article 2 of the Council Regulation (EC) No 168/2007).

The FRA is issuing a Vacancy Notice in order to recruit a Contract Agent, for the following post:

- Media Officer
- Grade: Function Group IV
- Ref. CA-MEDIA-FGIV-2017 (please also see corrigendum from 15/11/2017)
- Eligibility and selection criteria grid (corrected 15/11/2017)
- Apply online

The duration of the contract shall be of two years. The contract may be renewed.

The FRA urges anyone meeting the eligibility criteria and interested in the position to apply.

The FRA is an equal opportunities employer and encourages applications without distinction on the basis of gender, colour, racial, ethnic or social origin, genetic features, language, religion or belief, political or any other opinion, membership of a national minority, property, birth, disability, nationality, age, sexual orientation or gender identity.

The FRA will not return applications to candidates. The personal data provided by the candidate shall be processed pursuant to the European Regulation related to personal data protection and in particular Regulation EC n. 45/2001 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data by the community institutions and bodies, and on the free movement of such data. Personal data shall be processed solely for the purpose of the selection procedure. Should the candidate have any queries concerning the processing of his/her personal data, he/she should address them to recruitment@fra.europa.eu

The Selection Committee has been established by the following Decision of the Director.

Please note that the Selection Committee’s work and deliberations are highly confidential: any contact with its members is strictly forbidden and may disqualify candidates from the selection.

How to apply:

Please read the online application instructions carefully before applying. Applications should only be submitted online.

Closing date:

Due to the publication of Corrigendum nr. 1 to the Vacancy Notice, the deadline for applications has been extended from 08/12/2017 at 13:00 CET to 12/12/2017 at 13:00 CET (Vienna local time). FRA reserves the right to disregard any application sent after that date/time.