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11th EDF Regional Programming – Facilitation Services in Support to the Regional

Authorising Officer, the National Authorising Officers and the EU Delegations in the

East African Community – 2nd phase

Location Tanzania
Status/Reference FWC
Agency/Donor EC
Experts E1 Senior, Team Leader and specialist of regional economic integration
E2 Senior, Specialist of Sustainable Management of Natural Ressources
E3 Senior, Specialist of Peace and Security issues, including migration
E4 Senior, Specialist of Infrastructure
commencement 20/02/2014 – 31/05/2014
 
E1 57.00 working days
E2 48.00 working days
E3 45.00 working days
E4 35.00 working days
Language  skills Fluency in written and spoken English
Deadline 27/01/2014 17:00:00Recruitment 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.)

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: Team Leader and specialist of regional economic integration

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

Duration                57.00 working days

Requirements        Qualifications and skills:

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

• Demonstrated knowledge in the East African economic context and integration process, including the Free Trade Agreement;

• 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 12 years working in the relevant field;

• Demonstrated experience in the East Africa region and extensive experience in regional economic integration related issues, notably regulatory aspects (harmonization of laws…), trade & aid for trade, private sector development;

• 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.

• Extensive experience in development cooperation programming and strategic planning: at least 3 assignments covering preparation or evaluation of strategic 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 of French and experience in gender would be an asset.

 

Profile: Specialist of Sustainable Management of Natural Ressources

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

Duration                48.00 working days

Requirements        Qualifications and skills:

• Master’s degree in a field relevant to the assignment such as Agriculture, Environmental Science, or Natural Resources Management.

• Strong communication and team-work skills;

• Demonstrated knowledge of the Project Cycle Management;

• Fluency in written and spoken English;

• Computer literacy and proficiency in relevant IT applications.

Experience:

• 12 years of experience in the field of Natural Resources Management Policies and Programmes, including anti-poaching measures plus one or more fields related to drought resilience, water management, biodiversity conservation, fisheries resources, and management of mineral resources;

• Demonstrated experience in development cooperation with at least 2 years in project management on projects of regional nature;

• Experience in project management in ACP Countries, preferably in East Africa and

understanding of and experience in EC project cycle management, as well as EU procurement procedures for External Aid. At least one EU funded assignment must be demonstrated.

Profile: Specialist of Peace and Security issues, including migration

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

Duration                45.00 working days

Requirements        Qualifications and skills:

• Master’s degree in International relations, Peace and Security or any development related field;

• Strong communication and team-work skills;

• Demonstrated knowledge of the Project Cycle Management;

• Fluency in written and spoken English;

• Computer literacy and proficiency in relevant IT applications

Experience:

• 12 years of experience in the field of peace and security, including one or more fields related to election observation and conflict mediation, support to democratisation, good governance, rule of law and human rights, cross-border issues /migration.

• Demonstrated experience in development cooperation with at least 2 years in project management on projects of regional nature;

• Experience in project management in ACP Countries, preferably in East Africa and understanding of and experience in EC project cycle management, as well as EU procurement procedures for External Aid. At least one EU funded assignment must be demonstrated.

Profile: Specialist of Infrastructure

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

Duration                35.00 working days

Requirements        Qualifications and skills:

• Master’s degree in Engineering, Economy or Science related field;

• Strong analytical, communication and team-work skills;

• Demonstrated knowledge of the Project Cycle Management;

• Fluency in written and spoken English;

• Computer literacy and proficiency in relevant IT applications

Experience:

• 12 years of experience in the field of supporting infrastructure development and related regulatory systems (preferably transport and/or energy, ICT),

• Demonstrated experience in development cooperation, esp. in the design and formulation of infra projects – with at least 3 years in project preparation or management in ACP Countries and 2 assignments on projects of regional nature.

Experience in East Africa will be an asset;

• Experience in supporting regulatory developments in the above sectors: at least 2 assignments must be demonstrated, preferably of regional nature;

• Experience in EC project cycle management, as well as EU procurement procedures for External Aid. At least one EU funded assignment must be demonstrated;

• Experience with projects using innovative financial instruments, public private partnerships and/or with international financial institutions will 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