Work for CEPOL as an expert!

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12 February 2019


Who we are looking for?

CEPOL is continuously looking for external expertise to provide advice in the following specific thematic areas:

  • migration (particularly: cultural awareness with the focus on migration, migration facilitation methods in Middle East and North Africa, fundamental rights-based interview techniques),
  • cybercrime and cybersecurity, particularly digital forensics,
  • crime priorities deriving from the EU policy cycle on serious international and organised crime,
  • public order, including policing of major events and response to natural or man-made disasters,
  • counter-terrorism (particularly: airport security operations, terrorism financing, particularly Hawala and similar service providers, through sale of cultural heritage, radicalisation, de-radicalisation, detecting, countering and preventing extremism on Internet, social media, gaming environment, foreign fighters, explosives and corresponding security measures, protection of critical infrastructure, PNR analysts),
  • hostage negotiations,
  • undercover operations,
  • open source intelligence (OSINT),
  • financial investigations and asset recovery,
  • strategic analysis,
  • social network analysis,
  • leadership development,
  • personal coaching for leadership development ( international relations and corporate/diplomatic protocol),
  • English language development (online English language training delivery, law enforcement English language content developers),
  • online learning (particularly: webinar moderators, virtual reality developers, online course designers, serious gaming designers and developers, serious gaming trainers for law enforcement),
  • academic curriculum advisers,
  • academic accreditation experts.

Read more about the experts’ profiles and selection criteria, as well as conditions of remuneration and reimbursement. (Draft contract and Declaration of Honor is also available here under Point 3.)

How can you help?

Tasks to be performed by the experts:

  • to provide expert advice to CEPOL in the context of events and learning/training activities organised within the framework of the Agency such as courses (residential and online), webinars, online modules, exercise scenarios and the like, including the delivery of presentations, expert lectures, and/or moderation,
  • to assist CEPOL in the identification of sector-specific training needs in execution of CEPOL's learning and training programmes, including validation and consolidation of data and information,
  • to provide expert advice to CEPOL on specific substantive content in the context of programme formulation and/or implementation,
  • to assist CEPOL in the evaluation of grant applications, procurement tenders, project follow-up and ‘ex post’ evaluation.

How can you apply?

  1. Read carefully the Notice of call for expressions of interest.
  2. Fill in the application form to express your interest to be included in the list of prospective external experts. (Please open the application form in Internet Explorer.)
  3. Fill in the legal entity form.
  4. Fill in the financial identification form.
  5. Send your completed and signed application form with the supporting documents to CEPOL-PR-EE-2017-001(at)CEPOL.EUROPA.EU.
  6. The selection procedure will be carried out at least on a quarterly basis and you will be informed whether or not your application have been successfull.
  7. In case of a positive outcome, you will be included in the list of prospective individual external experts. The list is valid until the end of 2020.

Interested? Apply now!

We are looking forward to working with you!

Want to know more?

Visit our procurement page to find all the necessery information and forms.

We are also looking for experts for the following projects for which you may also apply:

  1. To assist CEPOL in the framework of the EU–MENA Counter-Terrorism Training Partnership 2 (CEPOL CT 2) project
  2. To assist CEPOL in the framework of the Financial Investigation In-Service Training, Western Balkan (CEPOL FI) project

Read more here.



Office address

European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
1066 Budapest
Ó utca 27

Correspondence address

European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
1903 Budapest

Email address

Telephone: +36 1 803 8030/8031

Fax: +36 1 803 8032