VACANCY – Egypt, 4 ST PPP Experts

 

Killefit consult

consultant sourcing and project management

Capacity Building of PPP Units in Egypt

Macro-economy, Statistics & Public Financial Management

Location Egypt
Status/Reference FWC
Agency/Donor EC
Experts E1  International PPP Expert – Team Leader – (Cat I) APPLY
E2  International PPP Expert (Infrastructure) – (Cat I) APPLY
E3  International PPP Expert (Social Sectors) – (Cat I) APPLY
E4  Legal PPP Expert – (Cat II) APPLY
Commencement 25-01-2015
MISSION duration
E1  48 Working Days
E2  44 working days
E3  36 working days
E4  37 working days
Language  skills – Very good knowledge of English.

– Working knowledge of Arabic will be an asset.

Deadline 01. December 2014 12:00:00 Recruitment starts immediately upon publication of this vacancy announcement; posts may be filled already before the indicated application deadline.
ToRs are available only for shortlisted experts
Eligible Nationalities All
Observations ·          Only short listed consultants will be replied to.

·          Please apply only if you fulfill all requirements for the vacant position

·          All experts must have at least regional experience

·          Please send us your CV in the EU AID format; you may download the templates at http://wp.me/p1sHoW-5D

Please note that we will respond only to candidates who meet the requirements of positions
Only short listed consultants will be replied to.

 

If you wish to submit your candidature, please send us:

1.     An up dated and position-adjusted CV in EU AID format, in the language of vacancy and as word.doc detailing qualifications, experience in similar assignments. CVs in other format than EU format will not be evaluated.

2.     A cover letter where candidates should indicate how they fit the criteria outlined in the advert

3.     The country and position you will apply for in the subject line of message

4.     Your daily/monthly fee (EUR) without the living allowances.

5.     Your communication details (Mobil, phone, etc.)

Suggestions: Please make sure, that the experience requested is also shown “Description” section 14 of your CV. As the selections are very strict and paper based, we request you to prepare your CV in the right format and detail all the relevant experience under the Professional experience table as much as possible. There is no problem if your CV is long, the most important is to prepare so that it describes clearly your experiences relevant to the mission. (Your CV has to sell you!)

Restrictions: In case consultants are short listed, they must be able to provide documentary evidence for educational and professional items in their CVs (copies of diplomas, copies of employers’ reference letters, etc.). Documents those are not available in English have to be accompanied by a faithful translation. This is mandatory requirement for Europe Aid tenders.

 

DESCRIPTION

 

Profile: Expert 1

Category of expert    Team Leader

Duration   48 Working Days

 

Requirements

– Master’s Degree; or in case of a Bachelor’s degree, an additional 3 years of relevant professional experience.

– A specific Master’s degree in financial management and development finance will be an asset.

– At least 12 years’ experience as financial economist in the implementation of PPP infrastructure projects, project-based financial modelling, financial due diligence benefit-cost analysis, and impact & monitoring analysis, in a capacity as practitioner, academic or consultant.

– Proven experience in the preparation of at least 5 PPP projects that have been implemented and contracted.

– Previous experience in institutional set-up of PPP units and in the development of PPP legislation and procedures / manuals.

– Previous experience in training on PPP.

– Proven Experience in PPP financial modelling.

– Experience linked to infrastructure financing in development and transition countries is an asset.

– Experience in Egypt and in the region is an asset.

– Very good knowledge of English.

– Working knowledge of Arabic will be an asset.

 

 

Profile: Expert 2

Category of expert    Category I

Duration   44 Working Days

 

Requirements

– Masters Degree; or in case of a Bachelor’s degree, an additional 3 years of relevant professional experience.

– A specific Masters degree in financial management or engineering is an asset.

– At least 12 years experience in the design and contracting of investment projects in the infrastructure sector (water, transport, energy), in a capacity as practitioner, academic or consultant.

– Proven experience in the preparation of at least 5 PPP projects that have been implemented and contracted in the infrastructure sector (water, energy, transport).

– Previous experience in institutional set-up of PPP units and in the development of PPP legislation and procedures / manuals.

– Previous experience in training on PPP.

– Proven Experience in PPP financial modelling.

– Experience linked to infrastructure financing in development and transition countries is an asset.

– Experience in Egypt and in the region is an asset.

– Very good knowledge of English.

– Working knowledge of Arabic will be an asset.

 

Profile: Expert 3

Category of expert    Category I

Duration   36 Working Days

 

Requirements

– Master’s Degree; or in case of a Bachelor’s degree, an additional 3 years of relevant professional experience.

– A specific Master’s degree in financial management or engineering is an asset.

– At least 12 years’ experience in the design and contracting of investment projects in the social sector (health, education, housing, …), in a capacity as practitioner, academic or consultant.

– Proven experience in the preparation of at least 5 PPP projects that have been implemented and contracted in the social sector (education, housing, health, …).

– Previous experience in institutional set-up of PPP units and in the development of PPP legislation and procedures / manuals.

– Previous experience in training on PPP.

– Proven Experience in PPP financial modelling.

– Experience linked to social infrastructure financing in development and transition countries is an asset.

– Experience in Egypt and in the region is an asset.

– Very good knowledge of English.

– Working knowledge of Arabic will be an asset.

 

 

Profile: Expert 4

Category of expert    Category II

Duration   37 Working Days

 

Requirements

Master’s Degree; or in case of a Bachelor’s degree, an additional 3 years of relevant professional experience.

– A specific Master’s degree in law and in particular contracting and procurement is an asset.

– At least 6 years’ experience in the legal preparation of contracts and in procurement in a capacity as practitioner, academic or consultant.

– Proven experience in the preparation of PPP projects (legal documentation, tender documentation, contracts) in Egypt.

– Previous experience in the preparation or interpretation of laws and regulations regarding PPP.

– Previous experience in training on PPP will be an asset.

– Very good knowledge of English.

– Working knowledge of Arabic.

 

 

EC rules applicable to any EC assignment

• The working days are Monday to Friday, unless otherwise specified in the mandate

• The per diem covers all expenses of the expert (local transport, hotel, meals, Telecom, etc) and it is paid only if the expert must spend the night there.

• International travel: the EC only reimburse economy class tickets

VACANCY: Gambia, Expert in Finance & Contract Management – Cat II

 

Killefit consult

consultant sourcing and project management

TA for Support and Strengthening of NAOSU Finance and Contract Section in the Gambia

Macro-Econ. & Public Finance
Location GAMBIA
Status/Reference FWC
Agency/Donor EC
Experts E1 Expert in Finance & Contract Management – Cat II APPLY
Commencement 19.01.2014
MISSION duration
E1  172 working days
Language  skills Fluent in written and spoken English.
Deadline 02. December 2014 12:00:00 Recruitment starts immediately upon publication of this vacancy announcement; posts may be filled already before the indicated application deadline.
ToRs are available only for shortlisted experts
Eligible Nationalities All
Observations ·          Only short listed consultants will be replied to.

·          Please apply only if you fulfill all requirements for the vacant position

·          All experts must have at least regional experience

·          Please send us your CV in the EU AID format; you may download the templates at http://wp.me/p1sHoW-5D

Please note that we will respond only to candidates who meet the requirements of positions
Only short listed consultants will be replied to.

 

If you wish to submit your candidature, please send us:

1.     An up dated and position-adjusted CV in EU AID format, in the language of vacancy and as word.doc detailing qualifications, experience in similar assignments. CVs in other format than EU format will not be evaluated.

2.     A cover letter where candidates should indicate how they fit the criteria outlined in the advert

3.     The country and position you will apply for in the subject line of message

4.     Your daily/monthly fee (EUR) without the living allowances.

5.     Your communication details (Mobil, phone, etc.)

Suggestions: Please make sure, that the experience requested is also shown “Description” section 14 of your CV. As the selections are very strict and paper based, we request you to prepare your CV in the right format and detail all the relevant experience under the Professional experience table as much as possible. There is no problem if your CV is long, the most important is to prepare so that it describes clearly your experiences relevant to the mission. (Your CV has to sell you!)

Restrictions: In case consultants are short listed, they must be able to provide documentary evidence for educational and professional items in their CVs (copies of diplomas, copies of employers’ reference letters, etc.). Documents those are not available in English have to be accompanied by a faithful translation. This is mandatory requirement for Europe Aid tenders.

 

DESCRIPTION

 

Profile per expert:

 

Expert in Finance & Contract and Audit Management : CAT II

·          A minimum of 6 years’ experience, in the area relevant to the assignment i.e. in Finance, Contracts, Audit Management and EC financial & contractual procedures (rules and regulations).

·          A good knowledge and experience in the procurement process (drafting TORs, launching and evaluated tenders, etc.).

·          A proven knowledge and experience of EU funded projects and programmes, and practical acquaintance with capacity development.

·          University Master’s Degree in a field relevant for this consultancy or, or relevant professional experience of 3 years duration (NB equivalent experience which must be above the general professional experience duration fixed above).

·          The following areas of expertise should be covered by the expert:

o    Proven experience in organisational and systems development.

o    Thorough understanding and knowledge of EU aid delivery modalities (concepts and implementation of EDF-funded projects, in particular finance and contracts issues).

o    Experiences in developing countries.

VACANCY: Moldova, 3 ST experts for project to benefit CSOs

 
Killefit consult
consultant sourcing and project management
Technical Assistance project for the benefit of Civil Society Organisations in the context of the Confidence Building Measures in both banks of the Nistru River
Location
Moldova, The main location of the assignment will be Chisinau (Moldova) but the activities and other meetings can be scheduled anywhere along both banks of Nistru river.
Status/Reference
FWC
Agency/Donor
EC
Experts/ Language  skills
E1
Team Leader– Promotion and Management of CSOs – Facilitator, CAT I  APPLY
Excellent command of English language as well as Romanian and Russian
E2
PCM expert, CAT II, APPLY
Excellent command of written and spoken English. Knowledge of Romanian or Russian would be a strong asset.
E3
Legal expert CAT II, APPLY
Excellent command of written and spoken English as well as Romanian and Russian
Commencement
15-01-2015
MISSION duration
720 days
E1
 120 Working Days
E2
 40 Working Days
E3
 40 Working Days
Deadline
25. November 2014 12:00:00 Recruitment starts immediately upon publication of this vacancy announcement; posts may be filled already before the indicated application deadline.
ToRs are available only for shortlisted experts
Eligible Nationalities
All
Observations
·          Only short listed consultants will be replied to.
·          Please apply only if you fulfill all requirements for the vacant position
·          All experts must have at least regional experience
·          Please send us your CV in the EU AID format; you may download the templates at http://wp.me/p1sHoW-5D
Please note that we will respond only to candidates who meet the requirements of positions
Only short listed consultants will be replied to.
If you wish to submit your candidature, please send us:
1.     An up dated and position-adjusted CV in EU AID format, in the language of vacancy and as word.doc detailing qualifications, experience in similar assignments. CVs in other format than EU format will not be evaluated.
2.     A cover letter where candidates should indicate how they fit the criteria outlined in the advert
3.     The country and position you will apply for in the subject line of message
4.     Your daily/monthly fee (EUR) without the living allowances.
5.     Your communication details (Mobil, phone, etc.)
Suggestions: Please make sure, that the experience requested is also shown “Description” section 14 of your CV. As the selections are very strict and paper based, we request you to prepare your CV in the right format and detail all the relevant experience under the Professional experience table as much as possible. There is no problem if your CV is long, the most important is to prepare so that it describes clearly your experiences relevant to the mission. (Your CV has to sell you!)
Restrictions: In case consultants are short listed, they must be able to provide documentary evidence for educational and professional items in their CVs (copies of diplomas, copies of employers’ reference letters, etc.). Documents those are not available in English have to be accompanied by a faithful translation. This is mandatory requirement for Europe Aid tenders.
DESCRIPTION
Required outputs
Inception report including training needs assessment and indicative calendar for CSO dialogue fora as well as for training sessions.
The Team Leader will play the role of facilitator in order to bridge the gaps between CSOs from both banks of Nistru river as well as with the relevant public authorities.
Up to eight CSO dialogue fora celebrated during the implementation of the project. The target group of the CSO dialogue fora will be organisations from both banks of Nistru river and the venues will be decided on ad hoc basis with the goal of balancing them between both sides.
Up to eight tailor-made training sessions for CSOs targeting the most relevant aspects of the activities of CSOs, namely mastering Project Cycle Management, fund-raising, raising awareness, human resources management as well as economic management of the organisations.
The Framework Contractor will print all the necessary materials for the training sessions as well as the CSO Dialogue fora from the incidentals of this project. Visibility items can be also produced with the prior approval in written from the Contracting Authority.
Profile: Expert 1        
Category of expert   Category I                       
Duration   120 Working Days    
Requirements
– At least university Master’s Degree on law, economy, sociology, political sciences or any other related field; or in its absence, equivalent professional experience of at least 13 years.
– At least 12 years of general experience in the field of Civil Society Organisations.
– At least 5 years of professional experience in the context of Confidence Building Measures in Moldova or work related to the Transnistrian settlement.
– Solid knowledge of EU Project Cycle Management will be required.
– Proven experience within CSO sector on the subjects of fund-raising, raising awareness, economic and human resources management.
– Proven experience as CSO facilitator.
– Experience in assisting tendering procedures will be an asset.
– Proven professional experience in post-conflict situations or under confidence building measures programmes would be required.
– Excellent communication skills.
– Excellent command of English language as well as Romanian and Russian.
Profile: Expert 2
Category of expert   Category 2                     
Duration   40 Working Days
Requirements
– At least Master’s Degree in Cooperation for Development, Project Management or other related discipline, or, in its absence, equivalent professional experience of at least 7 years in the relevant field.
– A minimum of 6 years of general professional experience in EU Project Cycle Management.
– Proven professional experience within project formulation for EU funded actions.
– Proven professional experience in PCM in post-conflict situations or under confidence building measures programmes.
– Excellent communication skills.
– Excellent command of written and spoken English.
– Knowledge of Romanian or Russian would be a strong asset.
Profile: Expert 3        
Category of expert   Category 2                     
Duration   40 Working Days
Requirements
–  At least Master’s Degree in Law or other related discipline, or, in its absence, equivalent professional experience of at least 7 years in the relevant field.
– A minimum of 6 years of general professional experience linked with legal advice to CSOs in Moldova.
– Proven professional experience with EU funded actions.
– Proven professional experience in PCM in post-conflict situations or under confidence building measures programmes.
– Excellent communication skills.
– Excellent command of written and spoken English as well as Romanian and Russian.
EC rules applicable to any EC assignment     
• The working days are Monday to Friday, unless otherwise specified in the mandate
• The per diem covers all expenses of the expert (local transport, hotel, meals, Telecom, etc.) and it is paid only if the expert must spend the night there.
• International travel: the EC only reimburse economy class tickets

VACANCY: TA to Turks and Caicos Islands Government

 

Killefit consult

consultant sourcing and project management

Technical assistance to the Turks and Caicos Islands Government

Location Turks and Caicos Islands
Status/Reference FWC
Agency/Donor EC
Experts/ Language  skills E1 Team Leader, Senior macro-economist/public finance specialist , CAT I  APPLYExcellent written and oral knowledge of English language
 E2 Education expert, CATII, APPLYExcellent written and oral knowledge of English language
Commencement 12-01-2014
MISSION duration 19 months
E1  64 Working Days
E2  48 Working Days
Deadline 24. November 2014 12:00:00 Recruitment starts immediately upon publication of this vacancy announcement; posts may be filled already before the indicated application deadline.
ToRs are available only for shortlisted experts
Eligible Nationalities All
Observations ·          Only short listed consultants will be replied to.·          Please apply only if you fulfill all requirements for the vacant position

·          All experts must have at least regional experience

·          Please send us your CV in the EU AID format; you may download the templates at http://wp.me/p1sHoW-5D

Please note that we will respond only to candidates who meet the requirements of positions
Only short listed consultants will be replied to. 

If you wish to submit your candidature, please send us:

1.     An up dated and position-adjusted CV in EU AID format, in the language of vacancy and as word.doc detailing qualifications, experience in similar assignments. CVs in other format than EU format will not be evaluated.

2.     A cover letter where candidates should indicate how they fit the criteria outlined in the advert

3.     The country and position you will apply for in the subject line of message

4.     Your daily/monthly fee (EUR) without the living allowances.

5.     Your communication details (Mobil, phone, etc.)

Suggestions: Please make sure, that the experience requested is also shown “Description” section 14 of your CV. As the selections are very strict and paper based, we request you to prepare your CV in the right format and detail all the relevant experience under the Professional experience table as much as possible. There is no problem if your CV is long, the most important is to prepare so that it describes clearly your experiences relevant to the mission. (Your CV has to sell you!)

Restrictions: In case consultants are short listed, they must be able to provide documentary evidence for educational and professional items in their CVs (copies of diplomas, copies of employers’ reference letters, etc.). Documents those are not available in English have to be accompanied by a faithful translation. This is mandatory requirement for Europe Aid tenders.

DESCRIPTION
 

Profile: Expert 1 Team Leader

Category of expert I                                               

Duration   64 Working Days

 

Requirements

 

• Masters level in public finance or macro-economic issues or equivalent.

 

Required

• Senior macro-economist/public finance specialist with at least 12 years relevant work experience working on public sector finance.

• Specific experience or knowledge of establishing a Medium-term Expenditure Framework.

• Experience or knowledge of making assessments on budget support eligibility as regards macro-economic framework, public finance management and transparency and oversight of the budget.

• Previous experience of preparing and formulating budget support operations for beneficiaries of European Union development assistance.

 

Languages Required:

·    A high level of written and spoken English. The working language of this assignment will be English.

 

Added Advantage

• Ability to assess the institutional capacity of institutions involved in implementation of Education programmes.

 

 

Profile: Expert 2        

Category of expert   Category 2                     

Duration   48 Working Days

 

Requirements              Education

• Masters level in Education or equivalent.

 

Experience

• At least 6 years of work experience of education sector analysis, reform and management (covering some or all of education sector policy, financing, planning and programming; aid to education ministries, administration and management systems; institutional capacity assessment and capacity development planning) is essential.

• Experience in identification and formulation of budget support to the education sector.

• Experience in the field of capacity development/institutional reform (advisory role) to governmental institutions involved in education is desirable;

 

Added Advantage in order of priority:

·    A knowledge of the education sector in SIDS or OCTs would be an advantage

 

Languages Required:

·    A high level of written and spoken English. The working language of this assignment will be English.

 

EC rules applicable to any EC assignment

• The working days are Monday to Friday, unless otherwise specified in the mandate

• The per diem covers all expenses of the expert (local transport, hotel, meals, Telecom, etc.) and it is paid only if the expert must spend the night there.

• International travel: the EC only reimburse economy class tickets

VACANCY: Montenegro, TL SEA for The National Climate Change Strategy

 

Killefit consult

consultant sourcing and project management

Development Of The Strategic Environmental Assessment (Sea) For The National Climate Change Strategy By 2030

Location Assignment base will be in Podgorica, Montenegro
Status/Reference FWC
Agency/Donor EC
Experts/ Language  skills E1 TL, CAT I  APPLYExcellent written and oral knowledge of English language
Commencement 10-12-2014 To 23-07-2015
MISSION duration The consultancy should be undertaken over a maximum period of Twenty Four (24) months
E1  90 Working Days of which at least 60 days should be rendered in Montenegro.
Deadline 22. November 2014 12:00:00 Recruitment starts immediately upon publication of this vacancy announcement; posts may be filled already before the indicated application deadline.
ToRs are available only for shortlisted experts
Eligible Nationalities All
Observations ·          Only short listed consultants will be replied to.·          Please apply only if you fulfill all requirements for the vacant position·          All experts must have at least regional experience

·          Please send us your CV in the EU AID format; you may download the templates at http://wp.me/p1sHoW-5D

Please note that we will respond only to candidates who meet the requirements of positions
Only short listed consultants will be replied to.If you wish to submit your candidature, please send us:

1.     An up dated and position-adjusted CV in EU AID format, in the language of vacancy and as word.doc detailing qualifications, experience in similar assignments. CVs in other format than EU format will not be evaluated.

2.     A cover letter where candidates should indicate how they fit the criteria outlined in the advert

3.     The country and position you will apply for in the subject line of message

4.     Your daily/monthly fee (EUR) without the living allowances.

5.     Your communication details (Mobil, phone, etc.)

Suggestions: Please make sure, that the experience requested is also shown “Description” section 14 of your CV. As the selections are very strict and paper based, we request you to prepare your CV in the right format and detail all the relevant experience under the Professional experience table as much as possible. There is no problem if your CV is long, the most important is to prepare so that it describes clearly your experiences relevant to the mission. (Your CV has to sell you!)

Restrictions: In case consultants are short listed, they must be able to provide documentary evidence for educational and professional items in their CVs (copies of diplomas, copies of employers’ reference letters, etc.). Documents those are not available in English have to be accompanied by a faithful translation. This is a mandatory requirement for Europe Aid tenders.

DESCRIPTION
Profile: Expert 1        

Category of expert   Category I                       

Duration   90 Working Days

 

Minimal Requirements

• Education of University degree in the field of environmental and/or biotechnical, technical sciences, law, economy, or equivalent professional experience of at least 15 years in the field of environmental and/or climate legislation;

– Excellent written and oral knowledge of English language.

• Minimum 12 year experience in one or more of the following fields that encompasses the following:

• Design, development and/or implementation of environmental and/or climate change policies and strategies.

• Support to national authorities in the implementation of environmental and climate policies in line with EU acquis.

To have at least 5 years work experience in one or more of the following fields relevant to this assignment:

• EU environnemental and climat acquis. Drafting of legal acts and transposition of EU environmental acquis into national legislative frameworks.

• Assessing of environmental compliance through comparison of national, international and EU environmental and climate legislation.

• Having been engaged as expert on at least one (1) project dealing with the Strategic Environmental Assessments (SEA).

 

 

EC rules applicable to any EC assignment

• The working days are Monday to Friday, unless otherwise specified in the mandate

• The per diem covers all expenses of the expert (local transport, hotel, meals, Telecom, etc.) and it is paid only if the expert must spend the night there.

• International travel: the EC only reimburse economy class tickets

VACANCY: Sudan, Expert in development cooperation, CAT I

 

Killefit consult

consultant sourcing and project management

Provision of technical assistance to promote cooperation between the republic of Sudan and the European Union

Location Sudan
Status/Reference FWC
Agency/Donor EDF
Experts/ Language  skills E1 Expert  in development cooperation, CAT I  APPLY

Written and oral fluency in the English language is essential, while knowledge of Arabic is an added advantage

Commencement 01-01-2015
MISSION duration The consultancy should be undertaken over a maximum period of Twenty Four (24) months
E1  144 Working Days
Deadline 22. November 2014 12:00:00 Recruitment starts immediately upon publication of this vacancy announcement; posts may be filled already before the indicated application deadline.
ToRs are available only for shortlisted experts
Eligible Nationalities All
Observations ·          Only short listed consultants will be replied to.

·          Please apply only if you fulfill all requirements for the vacant position

·          All experts must have at least regional experience

·          Please send us your CV in the EU AID format; you may download the templates at http://wp.me/p1sHoW-5D

Please note that we will respond only to candidates who meet the requirements of positions
Only short listed consultants will be replied to.

 

If you wish to submit your candidature, please send us:

1.     An up dated and position-adjusted CV in EU AID format, in the language of vacancy and as word.doc detailing qualifications, experience in similar assignments. CVs in other format than EU format will not be evaluated.

2.     A cover letter where candidates should indicate how they fit the criteria outlined in the advert

3.     The country and position you will apply for in the subject line of message

4.     Your daily/monthly fee (EUR) without the living allowances.

5.     Your communication details (Mobil, phone, etc.)

Suggestions: Please make sure, that the experience requested is also shown “Description” section 14 of your CV. As the selections are very strict and paper based, we request you to prepare your CV in the right format and detail all the relevant experience under the Professional experience table as much as possible. There is no problem if your CV is long, the most important is to prepare so that it describes clearly your experiences relevant to the mission. (Your CV has to sell you!)

Restrictions: In case consultants are short listed, they must be able to provide documentary evidence for educational and professional items in their CVs (copies of diplomas, copies of employers’ reference letters, etc.). Documents those are not available in English have to be accompanied by a faithful translation. This is mandatory requirement for Europe Aid tenders.

 

DESCRIPTION

 

 

                     Required outputs

o                     The NAO complete successfully the closure of all EU funded projects falling under his responsibility (STABEX and 9th EDF Projects).

o                     The NAO facilitates the implementation of all EU funded projects where this is required. This involves obtaining the necessary permissions (visa, travel permit, projects approval) required by the different authorities.

o                     The NAO is able to assist the EU Delegation in addressing new fields of cooperation exceeding the traditional fields of development cooperation.

o                     The NAO explores possibilities for the Republic of Sudan to participate and profit from regional and thematic initiatives supported by the EU.

 

Profile: Expert 1        

Category of expert   Category I                       

Duration   144 Working Days

 

                     Profile per expert or expertise required:

Qualifications and skills

Master’s degree in Economics, Finance or Business Administration or in a comparable subject is required

 

General Professional experience

·          The expert must have at least ten (10) years of work experience in the area of development cooperation.

Specific Professional experience

·          Knowledge and practical experience in working with EU procedures (financial and contractual) is essential together with practical experience of project cycle management (PCM) application.

·          Good knowledge of institutional capacity development, preferably in ACP countries.

·          Work experience in previous capacity building and technical assistance programmes supporting the National Authorising Officer within the framework of the European Development Fund.

·          Good knowledge of regional cooperation within the frame of the EDF including support to the formulation of Regional Indicative Programmes.

·          Previous experience in working and coordinating project identification with regional bodies (e.g. IGAD/COMESA) would be of added value

·          Strong analytical skills are essential combined with previous experiences of advising high level policy or regulatory bodies, in particular governments and ministries.

·          Good communication skills

·          Knowledge of the Sudan and/or the region context is desirable.

·          Written and oral fluency in the English language is essential, while knowledge of Arabic is an added advantage.

 

EC rules applicable to any EC assignment

• The working days are Monday to Friday, unless otherwise specified in the mandate

• The per diem covers all expenses of the expert (local transport, hotel, meals, Telecom, etc.) and it is paid only if the expert must spend the night there.

• International travel: the EC only reimburse economy class tickets

VACANCY: Laos, 2 Food and Nutrition Experts

 

Killefit consult

consultant sourcing and project management

2 Food and Nutrition Security Experts – Multi-sectorial Approaches to Nutrition

Location Laos
Status/Reference FWC
Agency/Donor EC
Experts/ Language  skills E1 F+N Security Expert, Team Leader , CAT I  APPLY

•                     s/he will have excellent communication skills in English – both oral and written

•                     Communication skills in Lao would be an asset

E2 F+N Security Expert, Cat III APPLY

•                     s/he will have excellent communication skills in English – both oral and written

•                     Communication skills in Lao would be an asset

Commencement 17/12/2014 –  17/11/2016
MISSION duration 12 months
E1  60 Working Days
E2  260 Working Days
Deadline 17. November 2014 12:00:00 Recruitment starts immediately upon publication of this vacancy announcement; posts may be filled already before the indicated application deadline.
ToRs are available only for shortlisted experts
Eligible Nationalities All
Observations ·          Only short listed consultants will be replied to.

·          Please apply only if you fulfill all requirements for the vacant position

·          All experts must have at least regional experience

·          Please send us your CV in the EU AID format; you may download the templates at http://wp.me/p1sHoW-5D

Please note that we will respond only to candidates who meet the requirements of positions
Only short listed consultants will be replied to.

 

If you wish to submit your candidature, please send us:

1.     An up dated and position-adjusted CV in EU AID format, in the language of vacancy and as word.doc detailing qualifications, experience in similar assignments. CVs in other format than EU format will not be evaluated.

2.     A cover letter where candidates should indicate how they fit the criteria outlined in the advert

3.     The country and position you will apply for in the subject line of message

4.     Your daily/monthly fee (EUR) without the living allowances.

5.     Your communication details (Mobil, phone, etc.)

Suggestions: Please make sure, that the experience requested is also shown “Description” section 14 of your CV. As the selections are very strict and paper based, we request you to prepare your CV in the right format and detail all the relevant experience under the Professional experience table as much as possible. There is no problem if your CV is long, the most important is to prepare so that it describes clearly your experiences relevant to the mission. (Your CV has to sell you!)

Restrictions: In case consultants are short listed, they must be able to provide documentary evidence for educational and professional items in their CVs (copies of diplomas, copies of employers’ reference letters, etc.). Documents those are not available in English have to be accompanied by a faithful translation. This is mandatory requirement for Europe Aid tenders.

 

DESCRIPTION

 

Profile: Category I Expert

Category of expert   I

Duration   60.00 working days

 

Requirements              Category I Expert

Education:

•                     s/he will have a Master’s degree (or equivalent) in agriculture

•                     s/he will have an additional equivalent of 3 years’ experience in the development of training/promotion/communication (or similar) materials in case of a Bachelor’s degree

Experience:

•                     s/he will have at least 12 years of professional experience in rural development, agriculture, food security or nutrition related subjects

•                     s/he will have an understanding of nutrition-sensitive approaches proven by at least one nutrition-linked assignment

•                     s/he will have skills in developing training/promotion/communication (or similar) materials proven by at least one assignment

•                     s/he will also have strong team management and planning experience proven by at least one mission as head of mission/team leader

Language skills:

•                     s/he will have excellent communication skills in English – both oral and written

•                     Communication skills in Lao would be an asset

 

 

Profile: Category III Expert

Category of expert   III

Duration   260.00 working days

 

Requirements              Category III Expert

Education:

•                     s/he will have a Bachelor degree

Experience:

•                     s/he will have at least 3 years of professional experience in agriculture, food security or nutrition related subjects

•                     s/he will have at least one experience in cross-sectoral coordination mechanisms, ideally linked to nutrition or one experience in designing monitoring systems, ideally linked to identifying appropriate nutrition-sensitive indicators

•                     s/he will have training expertise at the subnational level proven by at least one assignment

•                     previous working experience in Lao PDR is essential

Language skills:

•                     s/he will have excellent communication skills in English – both oral and written

•                     Communication skills in Lao would be an asset

 

 

EC rules applicable to any EC assignment

• Working days are from Monday to Friday, if not indicated otherwise in the ToR

• Per diem covers all expenses of the expert (local transport, hotel, meals, telecom, etc.) and it is only paid if the expert stay overnight.

• International travel: the EC only reimburse economy class flight tickets