Principal Adviser

Brussels (BE)
Competitive Salary
21 Jun 2019
19 Jul 2019
Public Sector
Contract Type
Contract / Interim
English, French

Principal Adviser – European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF), Brussels

The European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) protects the financial interests of the European Union by investigating fraud and corruption; detecting actions by members and staff of EU Institutions that could result in disciplinary or criminal proceedings and supporting the development of anti-fraud legislation and policies. OLAF is a Directorate-General of the European Commission, but enjoys statutory independence when conducting investigations.

Your responsibilities:

  • To provide strategic advice to the Director-General on the development, design, deployment and quality assurance of OLAF's activities and investigative policies;
  • To apply legal expertise when prioritising OLAF’s investigative policies and actions
  • To support the human and financial management of OLAF

Your skills:

  • Excellent knowledge of OLAF’s mission, competencies, rules, procedures and broader context
  • Strong advisory capacities being able to provide at the same time overall strategic policy advice and concrete support on individual legal issues
  • Good understanding of anti-fraud investigation and budgetary, financial and HR management issues

The European Commission applies an active equal opportunities policy aimed at further increasing the share of women in management functions and it particularly encourages applications from women.

Please consult the Official Journal C 210 A of 21 June 2019 for the detailed vacancy notice as well as the eligibility and selection criteria.

Registration for applicants: Click "Apply"

The closing date for registration is 19/07/2019, 12 noon Brussels time.