Assistant to the Director

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 Temporary Agent, for the following post:

The duration of the contract shall be for an indefinite period.

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

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.

Please note that FRA will not return applications to candidates. The personal information FRA requests from applicants will be processed in line with the Regulation (EU) 2018/1725 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 October 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. This applies in particular to the confidentiality and security of such data. 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 of the Director in respect of the establishment of the Selection Committee for the post of “Assistant to the Director”, Ref.: FRA-TA-ASTDIR-AD6-2019.

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 for applications:

The closing date for the submission of applications is 23/04/2019 at 13:00 (Vienna local time). FRA reserves the right to disregard any application sent after that date/time.