Legal review and assessment of legislation and institutional capacity of Mercosur countries for the implementation of the TP of the EU-Mercosur AA

Job published date: 
Wednesday, May 13, 2020
Application Deadline: 
Saturday, May 16, 2020
Country: 
Latin America
Region: 
America (Latin)
Body: 

Details of post


Senior Legal and Trade Expert
  • Description of post: Senior Legal Expert with experience in Argentina
  • Qualifications: Requirements:
    • Advanced degree (Master degree level or equivalent, or equivalent Professional experience of at least 10 years) in the fields related to international trade law and policy.
    • A specialization and/ or a high-level of expertise in laws and legal system of Argentina, Paraguay or Uruguay.
    General professional experience:
    • At least 10 years of content-related postgraduate professional experiences in international trade law and policy.
    • Extensive knowledge of free trade agreements, in particular the EU-Mercosur AA.
    • Extensive knowledge of Mercosur and specific country legislative and regulatory environment as well as the modus operandi of relevant government institutions and regulatory bodies.
    • Specific knowledge of the country's domestic economy, including knowledge of market barriers faced by European economic operators in different sectors of the economy. In-depth knowledge of several trade specific disciplines covered by the AA.
    • Excellent knowledge of Spanish/Portuguese (for Brazil) and excellent English drafting skills.
  • Duration: 45 day(s)
    Senior Legal and Trade Expert
  • Description of post: Senior Legal and Trade Expert with experience in Paraguay
  • Qualifications: Requirements:
    • Advanced degree (Master degree level or equivalent, or equivalent Professional experience of at least 10 years) in the fields related to international trade law and policy.
    • A specialization and/ or a high-level of expertise in laws and legal system of Argentina, Paraguay or Uruguay.
    General professional experience:
    • At least 10 years of content-related postgraduate professional experiences in international trade law and policy.
    • Extensive knowledge of free trade agreements, in particular the EU-Mercosur AA.
    • Extensive knowledge of Mercosur and specific country legislative and regulatory environment as well as the modus operandi of relevant government institutions and regulatory bodies.
    • Specific knowledge of the country's domestic economy, including knowledge of market barriers faced by European economic operators in different sectors of the economy. In-depth knowledge of several trade specific disciplines covered by the AA.
    • Excellent knowledge of Spanish/Portuguese (for Brazil) and excellent English drafting skills.
  • Duration: 30 day(s)
    Senior Legal and Trade Expert
  • Description of post: Senior Legal and Trade Expert with experience in Uruguay
  • Qualifications: Requirements:
    • Advanced degree (Master degree level or equivalent, or equivalent Professional experience of at least 10 years) in the fields related to international trade law and policy.
    • A specialization and/ or a high-level of expertise in laws and legal system of Argentina, Paraguay or Uruguay.
    General professional experience:
    • At least 10 years of content-related postgraduate professional experiences in international trade law and policy.
    • Extensive knowledge of free trade agreements, in particular the EU-Mercosur AA.
    • Extensive knowledge of Mercosur and specific country legislative and regulatory environment as well as the modus operandi of relevant government institutions and regulatory bodies.
    • Specific knowledge of the country's domestic economy, including knowledge of market barriers faced by European economic operators in different sectors of the economy. In-depth knowledge of several trade specific disciplines covered by the AA.
    • Excellent knowledge of Spanish/Portuguese (for Brazil) and excellent English drafting skills.
  • Duration: 30 day(s)
    Junior Legal and Trade Expert
  • Description of post: Junior Legal and Trade Expert with experience in Argentina
  • Qualifications: Requirements:
    • At least 5 years post graduate experience. Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay.
    • Advanced degree (Master degree level or equivalent, or equivalent professional experience of at least 3 years) in the fields related to international trade law and policy.
    • A specialisation and/ or a high-level of expertise in laws and legal system of the country they are based in is required.
    General professional experience:
    • At least 3 years of content-related postgraduate professional experiences in international trade law and policy.
    • Good understanding of free trade agreements, in particular the EU-Mercosur AA.
    • Good knowledge of Mercosur and specific country legislative and regulatory environment as well as the modus operandi of relevant government institutions and regulatory bodies.
    • Specific knowledge of the country's domestic economy, including knowledge of market barriers faced by European economic operators in different sectors of the economy.
    • Specific knowledge of one or more trade specific disciplines covered by the AA.
    • Excellent knowledge of Spanish
  • Duration: 65 day(s)
    Junior Legal and Trade Expert
  • Description of post: Junior Legal and Trade Expert with experience in Paraguay
  • Qualifications: Requirements:
    • At least 5 years post graduate experience. Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay.
    • Advanced degree (Master degree level or equivalent, or equivalent professional experience of at least 3 years) in the fields related to international trade law and policy.
    • A specialisation and/ or a high-level of expertise in laws and legal system of the country they are based in is required.
    General professional experience:
    • At least 3 years of content-related postgraduate professional experiences in international trade law and policy.
    • Good understanding of free trade agreements, in particular the EU-Mercosur AA.
    • Good knowledge of Mercosur and specific country legislative and regulatory environment as well as the modus operandi of relevant government institutions and regulatory bodies.
    • Specific knowledge of the country's domestic economy, including knowledge of market barriers faced by European economic operators in different sectors of the economy.
    • Specific knowledge of one or more trade specific disciplines covered by the AA.
    • Excellent knowledge of Spanish
  • Duration: 40 day(s)
    Junior Legal and Trade Expert
  • Description of post: Junior Legal and Trade Expert with experience in Uruguay
  • Qualifications: Requirements:
    • At least 5 years post graduate experience. Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay.
    • Advanced degree (Master degree level or equivalent, or equivalent professional experience of at least 3 years) in the fields related to international trade law and policy.
    • A specialisation and/ or a high-level of expertise in laws and legal system of the country they are based in is required.
    General professional experience:
    • At least 3 years of content-related postgraduate professional experiences in international trade law and policy.
    • Good understanding of free trade agreements, in particular the EU-Mercosur AA.
    • Good knowledge of Mercosur and specific country legislative and regulatory environment as well as the modus operandi of relevant government institutions and regulatory bodies.
    • Specific knowledge of the country's domestic economy, including knowledge of market barriers faced by European economic operators in different sectors of the economy.
    • Specific knowledge of one or more trade specific disciplines covered by the AA.
    • Excellent knowledge of Spanish
  • Duration: 40 day(s)
    Name of Project: 
    Legal review and assessment of legislation and institutional capacity of Mercosur countries for the implementation of the TP of the EU-Mercosur AA
    Status: 
    Closed
    Project start date: 
    Tuesday, June 16, 2020
    Project end date: 
    Thursday, March 18, 2021
    Duration: 
    275 day(s)
    Other information: 

    - Project Manager: Adrian Postasu ()