02 December 2022



Contract Agents
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 Union and its Member States when implementing Union 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).

Open until :

09/01/2023 13:00
Opening Date
02/12/2022 12:45

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

- Editor
- Grade: Function Group IV
- Apply online

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

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

FRA is an equal opportunities employer and ensures that its recruitment procedures do not discriminate on any ground such as sex, race, colour, ethnic or social origin, genetic features, religion or belief, political or any other opinion, membership of a national minority, property, birth, disability, age, gender identity or sexual orientation.

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° 1725/2018 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 21 November 2018 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data by the Union institutions, bodies, offices and agencies 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 query concerning the processing of his/her personal data, he/she shall address them to the following address: recruitment@fra.europa.eu.

The Selection Committee has been established as follows:

Decision on the establishment of selection committee for the selection procedure for the position of Editor (Ref. FRA-CA-EDIT-FGIV-2022)

The Selection Committee nominated Dorothee Reinfried as a member. This decision has been subsequently amended by the following:

Amendment no. 1 of the decision of the Director on the establishment of the Selection Committee for the post of Editor, ref. FRA-CA-EDITOR-FGIV-2022

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:

The closing date for the submission of applications is 09/01/2023 at 13:00 CET (Local time). FRA reserves the right to disregard any application sent after that date/time.