Who is considered to be a highly qualified specialist?

A highly qualified specialist is considered to be a foreign citizen having work experience, skills and achievements in the specific activity, in case the terms of his employment in the Russian Federation are expected to include obtaining of the salary (remuneration) in the amount of two or more million rubles for the period not exceeding one year.

The status of the specialist is certified by labour or civil law contract containing a necessary condition of the rate of the salary which must be not less than 2 million rubles per a year. It is reasonably to specify in labour or civil contract that a foreign citizen is involved as a highly qualified specialist.


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Date of foundation
company «ROSCO»
Membership in professional organizations:
SRO NP «Audit Chamber of Russia»
(Certificate No 1809 dated 28.12.2009)
Chamber of Tax
(Certificate No 78)
NP «Partnership of RSE»
(Russian Society of Evaluators)
Membership in public association:
Moscow Chamber
of Commerce and Industry
(Certificate No 123-973 dated 21.12.2009)
Partnership of Turkish Entrepreneurs (RTIB)
(as per the results of 2009 -
is included in the register of reliable enterprises of Moscow
Certificates of conformity:
Certificate of conformity to the requirements of GOST R ISO 9001-2008 (ISO 9001:2008)
is insured