Job vacancy

Call for select 5 privacy and/or data protection experts for the external evaluation of the SAFE HARBOR project, co-funded by the Justice program of the European Union


  1. Objective of the call

PROGEU – PROGRESS IN EUROPEAN UNION is seeking expressions of interest from qualified experts to conduct the independent evaluation of “SAFE HARBOR. An EU operation to tackle gaps in cross-border cooperation of training providers” project, co-funded by the Justice program of the European Union.

  1. Tasks and responsibilities

Experts will contribute to the evaluation according to their areas of specialisation. They will receive activity report and internal evaluation documents to be evaluated. They will perform a remote evaluation of the proposals, which implies giving scores and written comments for each criteria of evaluation (efficiency, methodological coherence, relevance, transferability) by June 2020, before attending the project final conference, foreseen between July and August 2020. Experts will be supported by the SAFE HARBOR Project Manager and Monitoring Coordinator during the evaluation process and will be provided with all necessary materials and documents to perform their tasks.

  1. Requirements

The minimum requirements are:

  • Master’s degree in relevant disciplines;
  • At least 2 years of professional experience as Data Protection Officer (DPO);
  • Solid Expertise in the topics as highlighted above;
  • Good fluency in English, both written and spoken.

The desirable requirements are:

  • Previous experience with evaluation of project proposals, preferably EU ones;
  • Excellent writing skills.
  1. Indicative timeline for the selection of experts

Applications should be submitted by 8 June 2020. PROGEU will contact potential candidates and establish a database of available experts by 12 June 2020. Selected experts will be contacted directly by PROGEU Secretariat.

  1. Remuneration

The experts will receive 1000€ (VAT and other taxes included). All travels costs accompanied to the evaluation process and to the final conference attendance will be covered for a maximum of 500€.

  1. How to apply

For those interested in applying, a detailed Curriculum Vitae in English has to be sent (using Europass format), to