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ENPI — regional capacity building programme for civil society facility south

Country/ Location of the position A Location to de defined, Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, occupied Palestinian territory, Syria and Tunisia
Status/Reference tender
Agency/Donor EC
Experts

E1 Team Leader
E2 Project and Monitoring manager
E3 Expert in Communication and Networking
Start + duration of project 01/10/2012, 36 months
Duration of mission
E1 Full time 660 working days
E2 Full time – 660 working days
E3 Part time – 330 working days
Required language
E1-Fluency in English or French is mandatory, with good command of the other language.
E2-Full command of English and French is mandatory. Knowledge of Arabic would be an asset.
E3-Proficiency in Arabic and fluency in English and French
Deadline July 20, 2012 Recruitment starts immediately upon publication of this vacancy announcement, posts may be filled already before the indicated application deadline.
ToR 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

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DESCRIPTION
Experts’ profile:

Key expert 1: Team Leader (Full time – 660 working days)

The team leader will be responsible of the following:
General supervision and coordination of all activities of the programme, notably of component 1 (mappings);
Planning, organization and monitoring of activities;
Managing relations with civil society organisations and public institutions;
Supporting capacity building, networking and communication initiatives of CSO;
Drafting and submitting activity reports to submit to the Contracting Authority;
Information/communication about the activities and effective dissemination of results.

This is a full-time contract requiring an estimated 22 working days per month, over 10 months, during 3 years, for a total of 660 working days.

Qualifications and skills:
Academic profile: at least a Masters-level university degree (4 years) preferably in social sciences, law or sociology or equivalent work experience.
Fluency in Arabic is mandatory.
Fluency in English or French is mandatory, with good command of the other language.
Interpersonal skills.

General professional experience
At least 10 years experience in a management position, of which at least 3 years as a team leader (i.e. experience in project management and team coordination).

Specific professional experience
Minimum 5 years experience implementing projects with or on Civil Society in developing countries of which at least 3 in the Mediterranean region.
Experience in implementing EU projects will be an asset.

Key expert 2: Project and Monitoring manager (Full time – 660 working days)

The Project and monitoring expert will be responsible of particularly component 3 (project coaching) as well as other activities related to project management and monitoring (ex. component 2 – capacity building).

Qualifications and skills
Academic profile: university degree preferably in social sciences or equivalent work experience, a specialisation in planning and management would be an asset
Full command of English and French is mandatory. Knowledge of Arabic would be an asset.

General professional experience
Minimum 5 years of professional experience in projects funded by international organisations.
Experience with EU funded projects will be an asset.

Specific professional experience
Experience with Project Cycle Management methodology is essential
At least 2 years working experience with project monitoring/evaluation of projects funded by international organisations
At least 2 years working experience with European Commission contractual procedures.
Experience in the Southern Mediterranean countries will be an asset.

Key expert 3: Expert in Communication and Networking (Part time – 330 working days)

The Communication expert will be responsible of particularly component 4 (coordination, multi-stakeholders consultations) and 5 (communication and visibility) as well as other activities related to communication, visibility and networking included in other components (ex. component 2 – capacity building).

Qualifications and skills
University degree in communication, journalism, media or related fields (or equivalent work experience).
Proficiency in Arabic and fluency in English and French.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.

General professional experience
At least 5 years experience as communication expert
Proven networking and negotiation experience

Specific professional experience
Involvement in the preparation of at least two visibility and communication campaigns. If these are international it will be an asset.
Website content development (for multilingual language content) is an asset.
It is an asset: Liaison or experience with the media, designing of marketing campaigns, information collection and website management, newsletter preparation and editing of other communication materials, especially in Arabic.