Head of Unit (counter terrorism and organised crime)

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21 Nov 2019

Company description.

CIVIPOL is the technical cooperation operator of the French Ministry of the Interior. Combining the efficiency of a private company with the power of its public service mission, and financed almost exclusively by international sponsors, CIVIPOL builds cooperative security projects with states on a fair return basis in internal security. The unique skills of our project leaders and operational experts are dedicated to the principles of interior security of states. Based on these principles, CIVIPOL :

  • builds specialized expertise,
  • assists in the area of standardization,
  • ensures the interoperability of internal security systems on national, regional and international levels.

CIVIPOL also supports exportation in the internal security industry through the Milipol group.Expertise, commitment and professionalism are the essential values of CIVIPOL. Those who join us do so with the conviction that internal security is also built externally.

Job description.

We are looking for a Head of the unit counter terrorism and organized crime for a fixed-term contract for a maternity leave replacement.

Under the authority of the Director of Operation and Business Development, he / she will be in charge of :

  • managing a team of 7 project managers;
  • supervising and ensuring the successful implementation of projects: budget supervision, project and activity management;
  • ensuring the development of the portfolio of projects in line with the strategy defined by CIVIPOL;
  • representing the unit at internal and external meeting (committees, key meetings, seminars, conferences)
  • contributing to the internal meetings on quality management system.


  • Master degree (Business school, Institutes of Political Studies, International Cooperation).
  • About 10 years of professional experience in the management of international projects including 3 years of team management.


  • International project management,
  • Professional English,
  • Organized, ability to negotiate,
  • Ability to evolve in a multicultural environment,
  • Management of a team,
  • Agile with budget and financial data,

To apply

Candidates can apply trough this email address recrutement@civipol.fr,  or on our website :  https://www.civipol.fr/en/node/233


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