Killefit consult

consultant sourcing and project management

Technical assistance for the development of the Strategic Development Plan of the Pan African Festival of Cinema and Television of Ouagadougou (FESPACO)

Location Burkina Faso
Status/Reference FWC
Agency/Donor EC
Experts E1 Senior – Team Leader – diagnosis and the development of cultural sectors
  E2 Senior – cultural sector specialist
commencement 12 August 2013
MISSION duration 90 calendar days
Number work days E1 55 working days
  E2 51 working days
Language  skills Fluency in both written and spoken French
Deadline 10.07.2013, 17:00:00 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
Eligible Nationalities all
  • 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


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:


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.




 Number of requested experts per category and number of man / days per expert or per category

– One (1) expert senior category head of mission for 55 days at least 32 of which went to Burkina Faso;

– One (1) expert senior category for 51 days of which 32 went to Ouagadougou.


 Profile by expert or expertise required:


Both experts suggest should have complementary profiles.



Expert profile I – Senior – Team Leader


Category and duration of equivalent experience

Expert senior category with minimum 10 years’ experience.



University Degree (Masters or equivalent) in economics, humanities and social sciences or equivalent degree with proven knowledge in the following areas:

 Organizational and Strategic Diagnostics;

 Strategic and Operational Planning;

 organizational strategy or business

 Indentification and formulation of projects or programs.


The expert should have proven experience in the diagnosis and the development of strategic plans for development of similar structures. Knowledge of the cultural sector, including the African cinema, business and cultural organizations operating in the field of cinema, similar structures at FESPACO is an asset.


The expert must have good computer literacy, and in particular at least Word, Excel, Power Point software.


In addition, the expert will have very good skills in French writing, communication, negotiation and dialogue at the highest political levels.




Minimum 10 years’ experience in similar assignments, in line with the profile.



Expert profile II – Senior


Category and duration of equivalent experience

Senior Expert class with minimum 10 years overall experience



Graduate degree (Masters or equivalent) in cultural engineering, humanities and social sciences, economics, or any other equivalent degree with proven knowledge in at least three of the following four areas:

 African Film and FESPACO;

 Film Festivals in Africa and in the World;

 Support the development of the cultural sector;

 Formulation and evaluation of projects in the field of culture.


The expert must have good computer literacy, especially at least Word, Excel, Power Point software.


The expert will also be very good French language skills in writing, analysis and communication.



Minimum 10 years of general professional experience in the field of culture and cinema.






 Start-up period

The target date for the start of the mission field is set to 12 August 2013.


 maturity or expected duration

The implementation period (until the transmission of the final report) will be three-month (90 calendar days) from the start date.


 Calendar including the notice period for the establishment of the team as required by art 16.4)

The total duration of the benefit provided for this study mission is 106 man / days, including travel (not included approval times reports) as follows:




Total h/j

Chef de mission

2ème Expert


Préparation (siège social)




Voyages internationaux (2h/j par voyage)




Mission de terrain : briefing, prestation, rédaction de l’aide-mémoire et débriefing en fin de mission




Rédaction du rapport provisoire (siège social)




Atelier de restitution du rapport provisoire à Ouagadougou




Rédaction du rapport final (siège social)









The consultants propose a detailed work for the duration of their term calendar. They will perform two international trips (2 men / days per trip), one for the mission field and another for the return to Ouagadougou.