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Global Study on Decentralisation capabilities (including e-Governance potentialities) in the Republic of Moldova and preparation of Identification and Action Fiches for AAP 2015

Location Moldova
Status/Reference FWC
Agency/Donor EC
Experts E1 Team Leader and Expert on Public Administration Reform and Administrative Decentralisation (Category I) APPLY
E2 Expert on Public Finance Management and Fiscal Decentralization (Category I) APPLY
Commencement 23/06/2014 – 31/05/2015
MISSION duration 18 months
E1 90.00 man-days
E2 80.00 man-days
Language  skills Excellent command of English language.Knowledge of Romanian and/or Russian would be an asset.
Deadline 31.05.2014 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
Please note that we will respond only to candidates who meet the requirements of positions
Only short listed consultants will be replied to. 

If you wish to submit your candidature, please send us:

  1. An 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. A cover letter where candidates should indicate how they fit the criteria outlined in the advert
  3. The country and position you will apply for in the subject line of message
  4. Your daily/monthly fee (EUR) without the living allowances.
  5. 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                90.00 working days            

 

Requirements

Team Leader and Expert on Public Administration Reform and Administrative Decentralisation (Category I) – 90 man-days (including 10 man-days home based)

 

– At least, a university Master’s Degree in law, economics, political sciences, sociology or other related disciplines, or at least 15 years of professional experience in the field of public administration reforms.

–  At least 10 years of specific professional experience in the field of public administration reforms and/or public administration decentralisation processes in EU Member States and/or in Balkans and Eastern European countries.

– Knowledge of EU assistance instruments applicable to Moldova (e.g. Budget Support, Twinning and SIGMA).

–  Experience in e-Governance initiatives and/or techniques.

– Experience in the design and/or implementation of public administration reform processes with a special focus on decentralisation.

– Experience on drafting Identification and Action documents.

– Experience in ENI East countries (other than Moldova) or IPA beneficiaries would be an asset.

– Excellent writing and communication skills.

– Excellent command of English language.

– Knowledge of Romanian and/or Russian would be an asset.

Profile: Expert 2

Category of expert              I

Duration                80.00 working days

Requirements

Expert on Public Finance Management and Fiscal Decentralization (Category I) – 80 man-days (including 10 man-days home-based)

 

–  At least, a university Master’s Degree in economics, public finance or other relevant fields, or at least 15 years of professional experience in the above-mentioned areas;

–  At least 10 years of professional experience in the field of public finance management and/or public finance decentralization processes;

– Knowledge in the design and/or implementation of EU budget support programmes;

– Experience in budget reforms and/or public finance management at sub-national levels;

– Knowledge of fiscal decentralisation implementation reforms (including sequencing) within a broader decentralisation process;

– Excellent writing and communication skills.

– Fluency in both written and spoken English;

– Knowledge of spoken Romanian and/or Russian would be an asset;

 

Management team member presence will not be required for briefing or debriefing

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