Killefitconsult

consultant sourcing and project management

Support to the Statistical Unit of the Ministry of Food Production

 
Location TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
Status/Reference FWC
Agency/Donor EC
Experts E1 Team Leader: Statistical/Systems Analyst – Category II APPLY
  E2 Information Technology Analyst – Category III  APPLY
  E3 Statistical Analyst – Category III  APPLY
Commencement 14.08.2014
MISSION duration
  E1  75 working days
  E2  68 working days
  E3  36 working days
Language  skills A recognised certificate for Proficiency in English (written and spoken) for non-native speakers
Deadline 21.07.2014 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

 

Team Leader: Statistical/Systems Analyst – Category II

Duration   75 working days

 

Qualifications

 

Minimum: an MSc in Statistics/Statistical Development/Information Technology or an equivalent field;

A recognised certificate for Proficiency in English (written and spoken) for non-native speakers.

 

General Experience

At least 6 years practical experience in development of Statistical Database

Formulation and Implementation in developing countries.

 

Specific Experience

At least 6 years of proven experience in creating and implementing forecasting databases;

Sound knowledge of the main issues impacting on agricultural statistics collection and analysis including institutional arrangements, policy and legislation

 

Additional advantages

Familiarity with institutions, structures and cultural issues of Trinidad and Tobago;

Previous working experience in the region on similar issues;

Familiarity with EC guidance on programming, country strategies, policy mix;

An understanding of the EU environmental and development policies

 

Information Technology Analyst – Category III

Duration   68 working days

 

Qualifications

Minimum: an MSc in Information Technology or an equivalent field;

A recognised certificate for Proficiency in English (written and spoken) for non-native speakers

 

General Experience

At least 3 years practical experience in creating statistical database software

At least 3 years’ experience in training persons to utilise database software

 

Additional advantages

Familiarity with institutions, structures and cultural issues of Trinidad and Tobago;

Previous working experience in the region

 

Statistical Analyst – Category III

Duration   36 working days

 

Qualifications

Minimum: an BSc in Statistics or an equivalent field;

A recognised certificate for Proficiency in English (written and spoken) for non-native speakers

 

General Experience

At least 3 years practical experience in database formulation

 

Specific Experience

At least 3 years’ experience in the organising of data collection, database entry and analysis of statistics

 

Additional advantages

Familiarity with statistical software