Killefit consult

consultant sourcing and project management

Technical Assistance for climate change adaptation to the RNR sector Bhutan

Location BHUTAN
Status/Reference FWC
Agency/Donor EC
Experts KE1 Senior Expert on Climate Change Adaptation
commencement 3.02.2014
MISSION duration  
  KE1 105 days
Language  skills Full command (excellent working knowledge and report writing) of English.
Deadline Dec 31, 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.



Senior Expert on Climate Change Adaptation


The expert must have the following educational background and experience:

  • Professional qualification: University degree in Environment, Rural Development, Environmental Economics or a similar field; preferably with a specialisation on climate change issues and/or development policy, planning and budgeting processes;
  • At least 10 years of general professional experience in rural development and renewable natural resources, integration of environmental aspects and aspects of climate change adaptation in agricultural development;
  • Specific experiences in Climate Change Adaptation and mainstreaming climate change adaptation into national planning, costing and budgeting; particular experience in institutional setup, requirements and budgeting, capacity requirements for climate
  • change adaptation mainstreaming and monitoring and evaluation of climate change adaptation measures are important assets;
  • Specific experiences with EU-Sector Policy Support Programmes (SPSP), the budget support modality and annual review of budget support programmes; earlier experience with formulation of payment requests under budget support operations is an important asset;
  • Previous professional experience in South Asian or Asian countries will be an asset;
  • experience in working in Bhutan will be considered a further important asset;
  • Demonstrated cross-cultural sensitivity, interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills; previous experience in working with national Ministries and at decentralised level;
  • Excellent written and spoken English.