Vacancy in the EU-funded CBM Programme/ International Consultant on Cultural Heritage

European Union, 2019
European Union, 2019


In 2019 the European Union launched the Confidence Building Measures Programme V (EU-CBM), implemented by the UNDP Moldova. The overall goal of the Program is to increase confidence between both banks of the Nistru River by ensuring socio-economic development through involvement of local authorities, civil society organizations, private actors, and other community stakeholders.

Duties and Responsibilities

The major objective of present assignment is to provide guidance, strategic advice and support to EU CBM V Programme in the conceptualization, initiation and operationalization of Cultural heritage component of the programme. The scope of work will consist of consulting on relevant International procedures for Cultural Heritage component implementation, both for identified Flagship projects and yet to be selected smaller scale cultural heritage projects, providing a clear guidance for short term and long term interventions, participation in developing of relevant TORs, supervision and monitoring of both design and conservation/restoration works.

The expected outputs of the present assignment are:

  • Provision of specific technical expertise for identification, contracting, supervision and monitoring of subcontractors to elaborate masterplans, conduct technical expertise and develop technical design, and perform conservation/rehabilitation works at two Flagship Projects – Bender Fortress and Chisinau Circus;

Assistance in implementation of Cultural Heritage component (conceptualization, identification of focus areas, development of selection criteria for grant support of 10 small scale cultural heritage objects; provide support in the evaluation and implementation process).


  • Experience of work in multifaceted environment, that requires to combine and formulate common goals and crystalize win-win ideas and approaches;
  • Ability to meet deadlines and prioritize multiple tasks;
  • Excellent writing, editing, and oral communication skills in English, knowledge of Romanian and/or Russian is an asset.

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