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Boosting the business climate for the renewable energy and energy efficiency sector in ACP Countries

 

COUNTRY/ LOCATION   ACP Region

STATUS/REFERENCE      FWC

AGENCY/DONOR            EC

EXPERTS

E1           Senior Economist, Team Leader

E2           Junior Renewable Energy Expert – Pacific

E3           Junior Renewable Energy Expert – Caribbean

PROJECT COMMENCEMENT      15/12/2012 To: 15/06/2012

PROJECT DURATION

NUMBER WORK DAYS

E1            80.00 working days

E2           40.00 working days

E3           40.00 working days

LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS     Excellent command of the English language, with knowledge of Russian considered an asset

DEADLINE           November 15, 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

•             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 their consultant profile 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

Profile: Senior Economist, Team Leader

Category of expert         Senior (at least 10 years of experience)

Duration              80.00 working days

 

Requirements

Qualifications and skills

•             J Advanced University degree in Economics, Business Administration, Public administration. International Development Studies; Engineering, Environmental Studies; or equivalent;

•             J Fluent in English (written & spoken), French will be an asset;

•             J Excellent reporting and communication skills:

•             J Demonstrated ability to make oral and public presentations of technical issues.

 

General and professional experience

•             J Must have a minimum of 10 years of relevant professional experience in the field of Trade & Private Sector Development (TPSD) as well as in the field of energy.;

•             Long and significant exposure to ACP issues (political. economic a n d social);

•             Experience of working with various stakeholders in a multi-cultural context;

•             J Experience with the EU’s project management cycle methodology would be an asset.

 

Specific professional experience

•             J Must have a proven track record in promoting the renewable energy and energy efficiency sector in developing countries, relevant experience iii Africa would be a particular asset;

•             J Must have in-depth knowledge and practica1 experience in fostering the business environment in developing countries (including investment promotion);

•             J Experience formulating EDF-funded programmes would be an asset;

•             J Experience preparing feasibility studies would be desirable;

•             J Good knowledge of trade and investment development issues in ACP countries and familiarity with current private sector development programmes/initiatives & donor practices n ACP countries would be an asset.

 

Note that civil servants and other staff of the public administration of the beneficiary country cannot be recruited as experts, unless prior written approval has been obtained from the Contracting Authority

Profile: Junior Renewable Energy Expert – Pacific

Category of expert         Junior (at least 3 years of experience)

Duration              40.00 working days

 

Requirements

Qualifications and Skills

•             Advanced degree in Engineering. Economics, Business Administration,             Environmental Management, a specialization in renewable energy or related areas would be desirable:

•             Fluent in English (written & spoken),

•             Excellent command of office software such as word processors, spread sheets, and databases;

•             J Strong analytical skills and excellent communication, reporting and writing skills.

 

General professional experience

•             In-depth knowledge of renewable energy technologies (bioenergy, solar, wind, etc.);

•             Demonstrated understanding of international policies and programmes related to climate change; Maturity and confidence is dealing with senior and high ranking members of international, regional and national institutions;

•             Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing complex technical information to both technical and non- technical audiences;

  • Ability to work in a multinational/ multi-cultural environment.

 

Specific professional experience

•             J Demonstrated experience in designing, evaluating or managing projects in the domain of Trade & Private Sector Development (business environment promotion) and/or renewable energy, preferably in the Pacific region.

•             J Experience preparing feasibility reports for renewable energy projects would be an asset;

•             J Good knowledge of current trade and investment development issues in Pacific countries and familiarity with current private sector development programmes/initiatives and donor practices in Pacific countries would be an asset.

Profile: Junior Renewable Energy Expert – Caribbean

Category of expert Junior (at least 3 years of experience)

Duration              40.00 working days

 

Requirements  Qualifications and Skills

•             Advanced degree iii Engineering, Economics, Business Administration,              Environmental Management, a specialization in renewable energy or related areas would be desirable;

•             Fluent in English (written& spoken), French will be ail asset;

•             Excellent command of office software such as word processors, spread sheets, and databases;

•             Strong analytical skills and excellent communication, reporting and writing skills.

 

General professional experience

•             111-deptli knowledge of renewable energy technologies( bioenergy, solar, wind, etc.);

•             Demonstrated understanding of international policies and programmes related to climate change;

•             Maturity and confidence is dealing with senior and high ranking members of international, regional and national institutions;

•            Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing complex technical information to both technical and non-technical audiences;

•             Ability to work in a multi-national/multi-cultural environment

 

Specific professional experience

•             Demonstrated experience in designing, evaluating or managing projects in the domain of Trade & Private Sector Development (business environment promotion) and/or renewable energy, preferably in the Caribbean region.

•             Experience preparing feasibility reports for renewable energy projects would be an asset;

•            Good knowledge of current trade and investment development issues in Caribbean countries and familiarity with current private sector development programmes initiatives and donor practices in Caribbean countries 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