The initial contract will be of 4 years’ duration, with subsequent 5 year contracts being awarded thereafter, subject to individual performance and organisation requirements. There is no limit to the amount of follow-up contracts a staff member can receive up to the EUMETSAT retirement age of 63 and there are certainly opportunities to establish a long career perspective at EUMETSAT.This post is graded B4/B6 on the EUMETSAT salary scales. The minimum basic salary for this post is EURO 4534 per month (net of internal tax) which may be negotiable on the basis of skills and experience. The salary scale provides for increments on the anniversary of taking up employment, and scales are reviewed by the EUMETSAT Council with effect from 1 January each year. In addition to basic salary, EUMETSAT offers attractive benefits. Further information, including salary details, is available on the EUMETSAT web site.
Please note that only nationals of EUMETSAT Member States may apply.
As an intergovernmental European Organisation, EUMETSAT has 30 Member States (Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and the United Kingdom).
The holder of this post is responsible for providing a broad range of services within the General Services Budget and Inventory team and reports to the General Services Budget and Inventory Manager.
Full secondary education, additional education within freight forwarding/logistics is required, additional qualification in business administration or equivalent would be advantageous.
The official languages of EUMETSAT are English and French. Candidates must be able to work effectively in English. Based on necessary interfaces with local suppliers a working level of German is also required.