consultant sourcing and project management
Technical & analytical Assistance Support to the European Commission as chair of the CAADP Donor Group (Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme)
|Experts||E1||Senior consultant in development co-operation|
|Project commencement||2013 – July 2014|
|Number work days||E1||200 wd|
|Language requirements||he/He must demonstrate excellent skills in drafting and presentation in French and in English|
|Deadline||20/06/2013 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|
Please note that we will respond only to candidates who meet the above requirements
|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.
|Category Senior (>10)
The objective of this project is to provide technical and analytical support to assist the DPTT Chair in his/her functions in order to:
Objective 1: Share information between the members in order to give clarity on their initiatives and improve coordination;
Objective 2: Improve aid effectiveness in the support provided to CAADP processes;
Objective 3: Strengthen donor relations with the AUC, NPCA and other African institution related to CAADP implementation.
The expert will have at least master degree in Development, Economics, Political Science,
International Relations or another suitable discipline.
He/she will have at least 10 years’ experience of development co-operation, of which 5 year
experience in working in/with Africa, and will be able to demonstrate specific experience working with traditional donors and on aid effectiveness
Excellent interpersonal, communication, negotiation and drafting skills
Able to structure and manage large amount of information
Knowledge of agriculture sector and food security is an advantage
Knowledge of CAADP is an advantage
She/He must demonstrate excellent skills in drafting and presentation in French and in English.