EASO - European Asylum Support Office

Company Description

EASO is an agency of the European Union set up by Regulation (EU) 439/2010 of the European Parliament and of the Council. The agency:

  • acts as a centre of expertise on asylum;
  • contributes to the development of the Common European Asylum System by facilitating, coordinating and strengthening practical cooperation among Member States on the many aspects of asylum;
  • helps Member States fulfill their European and international obligations to give protection to people in need;
  • provides practical and technical support to Member States and the European Commission;
  • provides operational support to Member States with specific needs and to Member States whose asylum and reception systems are under particular pressure;
  • provides evidence-based input for EU policymaking and legislation in all areas having a direct or indirect impact on asylum.

In order to achieve its goals, EASO’s tasks include:

  • providing country of origin information (COI) on key countries, relevant for the asylum decision‑makers in the field of asylum;
  • providing the latest asylum trends data as well as in‑depth asylum data, an outlook with an analysis of asylum trends and push–pull factors, plus risk scenarios;
  • developing and providing training in order to support the enhancement of quality and harmonisation in the area of asylum;
  • contributing to the new ‘Hotspot’ approach;
  • coordinating the relocation measures agreed at EU level;
  • providing operational support by deploying EU+ countries’ experts in the form of asylum support teams (ASTs) or by providing other support as required;
  • developing the use of operational tools including manuals, informational and practical tools, reporting templates and feedback system.

Please read the EASO brochure, and visit www.easo.europa.eu for more information.

Jobs from this Company

POSITION COMPANY EXPERIENCE DEADLINEsort descending
Head of Department of Operations - EASO/2018/TA/006 EASO - European Asylum Support Office 9 and more 24 September
Senior Legal Officer - EASO/2018/TA/004 EASO - European Asylum Support Office 9 and more 01 October
Head of Training Unit - EASO/2018/TA/010 EASO - European Asylum Support Office 9 and more 18 October
Head of Human Resources Unit - EASO/2018/TA/009 EASO - European Asylum Support Office 9 and more 29 October
Head of Finance and Procurement Unit - EASO/2018/TA/011 EASO - European Asylum Support Office 9 and more 29 October
Administrative/ Finance Assistant - EASO/2018/TA/002 EASO - European Asylum Support Office 5 to 8 years 29 October