Killefit consult

consultant sourcing and project management

Technical Assistance to implement SADC trade related assistance programmes

Location Botswana
Status/Reference FWC
Agency/Donor EC
Experts KE1 Expert in the management or in the implementation of EDF funded projects;
commencement 20/11/2013 – 30/11/2015
MISSION duration  
  KE1 220.00 working days
Language  skills Written and oral fluency in the English language is essential
Deadline 27/10/2013 14:00:00 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.)


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.


Profile: Expert 1

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

Duration 220.00 working days


Requirements        Adviser, implementation of SADC/EU Trade related assistance programmes

Qualifications and skills:

  • The Expert must have a university degree of at least four years in Economics, Law, Trade, and Management or in an equivalent speciality or an equivalent relevant professional experience of at least eight years above the general and specific professional experience required below. A post-graduate qualification is advantage.
  • Written and oral fluency in the English language is essential.
  • Computer literacy: Competency in word processing and spreadsheet applications is essential. The expert must have at least ten (10) years of development work experience at the management or implementation level.

Specific  requirements:

  • The expert must have at least eight (8) years of professional experience in the management or in the implementation of EDF funded projects;
  • The expert must have at least three (3) years of long term or short term technical assistance related to regional integration and/or capacity building and/or EDF funded programme management of a public organization;
  • Prior experience with Technical assistance to Regional or National Authorizing Officer or European Union Delegations would be an asset.
  • Experience with the development and/or implementation of Contribution Agreements (EU joint management) is an advantage.

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