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TITLE: Preparation of future programming documents and accompanying project pipelines

SECTOR: Public finance management (PFM)

 

COUNTRY/ LOCATION   Croatia

STATUS/REFERENCE      tender

AGENCY/DONOR            EuropeAid

EXPERTS

E1           Team Leader and Project Pipeline Expert

E2           Programming Expert

PROJECT COMMENCEMENT      March 2013

PROJECT DURATION      24 months

NUMBER WORK DAYS

E1           440

E2           440

LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS     Working knowledge of English

DEADLINE           02 September 2012, 17:00 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

 

CONTACT applications@killefitconsult.com

 

Only short listed consultants will be replied to.

 

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

 

1 – Your 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 – The country, no of position/field (s) you will apply for in the subject line of message

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

4 – Your communication details (Mobil, phone, etc.)

5- Applicants are encouraged to create consultant profiles in our online registry at: http://www.killefitconsult.com/beta/

 

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

Project description:

The overall objective of the project will be to contribute to enhanced capacity of Croatia for efficient and effective management and absorption of EU Funds

 

The purpose of this contract is to enhance the absorption capacity of the RCOP managing structure by assisting in the preparation of quality project documents and a project pipeline as well as to enhance the capacity of all relevant stakeholders to prepare high quality projects/schemes.

 

KE1 – Team Leader and Project Pipeline Expert

Project period:                 24 months (start March 2013)

Duration of assignment:              440

 

Job description:

The Team Leader will be located in Zagreb, at the premises of the Main project beneficiary. He/she will be engaged for the period of minimum 440 working days. The total of 95 % of working days must be spent in Croatia actively working with the project stakeholders. The Team Leader will be responsible for overall project coordination and quality control of project implementation. In addition, he/she will be in charge of supervision of the quality of all deliverables produced within the Component 2 of the project – Project Pipeline Component

 

He/she will also facilitate coordination between the RCOP management structure, project applicants, MRDEUF/DSP and other stakeholders. In doing so, the team leader will work with a number of international and local experts with specific sector expertise and knowledge of the local situation in Croatia. As necessary, he/she will ensure that Other experts are agreed with the Main project beneficiary and approved by the Contracting Authority and engaged on time to enable smooth project implementation. He/she will also be in charge of leading the Project Preparation component of the project.

 

Qualifications:

Qualifications and skills:

•A level of education which correspond to completed university studies of three years attested by a diploma or equivalent general professional experience of 15 years

•Working knowledge of English

•Computer literacy

 

General professional experience:

•8 years of professional experience related to the EU funds

•5 years of professional experience working with managing authorities/intermediate bodies in Structural Funds;

 

Specific professional experience:

•4 years of professional experience related to project pipeline development in the context of Structural Funds ;

•Experience as a Team Leader;

•Experience in preparation of tender documents for infrastructure related contracts within Structural Funds: works, supply, services (i.e. supervision);

 

Specific professional experience- advantages:

•Experience in the design of programming documents related to competitiveness and regional development in the context of Structural Funds

•Experience in projects related to the state aid

 

KE2 – Programming Expert

Project period:                 24 months (start March 2013)

Duration of assignment:              440

 

Job description:

The expert will be responsible for all assistance in relation to the programming of Operational programme 2014-2020. This will be position for the period of minimum 440 working days. The total of 85 % man-days must be spent in Croatia actively working with the project stakeholders. He/she will also facilitate coordination between the RCOP management structure and Ministry of Regional Development and EU Funds/ DSP including all on-going technical assistance related to the programming for Structural Funds. In addition, he/she will be responsible for overall coordination and quality control of the Programming component implementation. He/she will be located at the premises of the Main project beneficiary.

Qualifications:

Qualifications and skills:

•A level of education which correspond to completed university studies of three years attested by a diploma or equivalent general professional experience of 15 years

•Working knowledge of English;

•Computer literacy

 

General professional experience:

•8 years of professional experience related to the EU funds

•5 years of professional experience working with managing authorities/intermediate bodies in Structural Funds;

 

Specific professional experience:

•4 years of professional experience in designing and drafting of operational programmes and accompanying programming documents related to competitiveness in the context of Structural Funds;

•Experience as a Team leader or Key expert in two completed projects focused on preparing operational programmes;

 

Specific professional experience- advantages:

•Experience in projects related to state aid

•Experience in ex-ante evaluation of an EU funded operational programme