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11th EDF Regional Programme: Facilitation services in support to the RAO and the EU Delegations to the EAC

Location Tanzania
Status/Reference FWC
Agency/Donor EC EDF
Experts E1 Team Leader (Senior)
  E2 Consultant in Regional development cooperation (Senior)
  E3 Consultant in the development or assessment of financing schemes (Senior)
Project commencement 13/08/2013 To: 13/02/2014
MISSION duration  
Number work days E1 160 working days
  E2 160 working days
  E3 160 working days
Language requirements Excellent written and spoken skills in English
Deadline 22.06.2013 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

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.

DESCRIPTION

Profile: Expert 1

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

Duration               160.00 working days

 

Requirements      Key Expert 1 (Senior) – Team Leader

Qualifications and skills:

• Preferably a PhD holder or a Masters degree in Economics, Political Science, International

Trade, Law or any development-related field;

• Demonstrated knowledge of the Cotonou Agreement, EU-Africa Strategy and EDF implementation rules;

• Demonstrated knowledge and skills in strategy formulation and facilitation;

• Excellent communication, interpersonal and team building skills;

• Fluency in written and spoken English;

• Excellent analytical, conceptual and reporting skills;

• Computer literacy.

 

Experience:

• Over 15 years working in the relevant field;

• Experience in Change Management and aid delivery;

• Extensive experience in strategic planning: at least 3 assignments covering preparation or evaluation of strategic plans must be demonstrated;

• Extensive experience in EU support to regional integration: at least 2 assignments covering

TA on EU-funded regional programmes must be demonstrated, incl. one relating to support

in the programming phase;

• Demonstrated knowledge and experience in the East Africa region and integration process;

• Demonstrated knowledge of French and experience in gender equality would be an asset.

Profile: Expert 2

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

Duration               160.00 working days

 

Requirements      Key Expert 2 (Senior)

Qualifications and skills:

• Master’s degree in Economics, Political Science, International Trade, Law or any development-related field;

• Strong management, communication and team building skills;

• Demonstrated knowledge of the Project Cycle Management;

• Fluency in written and spoken English;

• Computer literacy and proficiency in relevant IT applications.

 

Experience:

• Minimum 10 years of experience in development cooperation with at least 5 years in project management on projects of regional nature (harmonization of laws, trade facilitation, capacity building etc.).

• Experience in capacity development: at least 3 assignments covering preparation or evaluation of capacity development plans must be demonstrated.

• Experience in EDF procedures and in assessments of trade related programmes at national and/or regional level in East Africa would be an asset.

• Demonstrated knowledge and experience in gender equality would be an asset

Profile: Expert 3

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

Duration               160.00 working days

 

Requirements      Key Expert 3 (Senior)

Qualifications and skills:

• Master’s degree in Economics, Finance or any related field;

• Strong management and communication skills;

• Demonstrated knowledge of the Project Cycle Management and Cost Benefit Analysis;

• Fluency in written and spoken English;

• Computer literacy and proficiency in relevant IT applications.

 

Experience:

• Minimum 10 years of experience in development or assessment of financing schemes for internationally funded projects, preferably in infrastructure (transport, energy, water, ICT etc.)

• Experience in innovative financial instruments, esp. leveraging or blending mechanisms: at least 3 assignments covering preparation or evaluation of financial packages for projects financed from public funds (grants), loans and other forms of capital.

• Experience in EDF procedures and in financing infrastructure projects in Africa would be an asset.

• Experience with IFIs or private investment banks 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 stays overnight.

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