Killefit consult, consultant sourcing and project management

 

Preparation of the 11th EDF SADC programme in the field of Regional Economic Integration

 

Location

SADC

Status/Reference

FWC

Agency/Donor

EC

Experts

E1

Category of expert I, Team leader, regional integration EU and project formulation 

 

E2

Category of expert II, regional integration and/or macroeconomic convergence

 

E3

Category of expert II, international trade, trade development and trade facilitation. 

Commencement

10/03/2014 To: 16/06/2014

MISSION duration

 

 

E1

55.00 working days

 

E2

49.00 working days

 

E3

49.00 working days

Language  skills

Proficiency in English

Deadline

15/FEB/2014 12:00:00Recruitment 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

 

CONTACTapplicationskillefit@gmail.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: Expert 1

Category of expert              I

Duration                55.00 working days

 

Requirements        Minimum requirements:

•              university degree (or an equivalent diploma) of at least four years in a relevant discipline (e.g. economics, trade development, regional integration or a similar field) or an equivalent relevant professional experience of at least eight years above the general and specific professional experience required below;

•              minimum of 12 years professional experience of which at least 8 years work experience in the field of regional integration, preferably in Africa;

•              solid understanding of EDF procedures and experience of different aid modalities (including contribution agreements);

•              demonstrated experience in EU project formulation 

•              Recent experience in the formulation of EU funded programmes.

Others:

•              working experience in the SADC region would be an advantage;

•              knowledge of PCM methodology is an asset;

•              Drafting and presentation skills are important, as are a good working knowledge of the standard Microsoft Office suite of programmes.

               

                                              

Profile: Expert 2

Category of expert t II

Duration                49.00 working days            

 

Requirements        Minimum requirements:

•              university degree (or an equivalent diploma) of at least four years in a relevant discipline (e.g. (macro) economics, development economics or a similar field) or an equivalent relevant professional experience of at least eight years above the general and specific professional experience required below;

•              minimum of 6 years professional experience, of which at least 5 years in areas related to regional integration, preferably in Africa, development economics, and/or macroeconomic convergence

Others:

•              working experience in the SADC region is of advantage;

•              Drafting and presentation skills are important, and a good working knowledge of the standard Microsoft Office suite of programmes.

               

                                              

Profile: Expert 3

Category of expert              II

Duration                49.00 working days

               

Requirements        Minimum requirements:

•              university degree (or an equivalent diploma) of at least four years in a relevant discipline (e.g. development studies, international trade and business, economics or a similar field) or an equivalent relevant professional experience of at least eight years above the general and specific professional experience required below

•              The expert shall have a minimum of 6 years professional experience, of which at least 5 years in international trade, trade development and trade facilitation. 

 

Others:

•              additional experience in areas pertinent to regional economic integration would be an important asset;

•              working experience in the SADC region is of advantage;

•              drafting and presentation skills are important, and a good working knowledge of the standard Microsoft Office suite of programmes         

                                              

                                              

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 stay overnight.

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