ToR Armenia

Killefit consult

consultant sourcing and project management

Reviews of the Sector Support Programme for “Support to Justice Reform in Armenia – Phase II” project

Location Armenia, Main location of the assignment will be Yerevan. However, missions could be organised during the assignment to some regions to perform monitoring and assessment.
Status/Reference FWC
Agency/Donor EC
Experts E1 Public Expenditure Management expert/Team Leader– Category I   APPLY
E2 Justice policy/reform expert– Category III  APPLY
Commencement 01-09-2014
MISSION duration 24 calendar months.
E1 60.00 working days
E2 150.00 working days
Language  skills E1 – Fluent English (written and oral)E2 – Fluent Armenian and English (written and oral)
Deadline 19/08/2014 23:59:00 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
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
  • To ease the assessment of CVs and avoid delays to obtain required information, the total number of working days / month performed for each position must be specified. Referees from the institutions that have been supported must be provided: for the past 5 years for the expert category I
Applications
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              Category 1           

Duration 60 Working Days

 

Requirements        Master degree in the field of economics or finance or at least 10 years of equivalent professional experience

  • Excellent communication and facilitation skills
  • Fluent English (written and oral)

 

General professional experience

  • Experience within international organizations (EU preferred) working on reform in Justice sector
  • At least 6, preferably 10 years of professional experience in public expenditure management, including justice expenditure.
  • Experience of managing mixed/multi-cultural groups of technical specialists
  • Experience in Armenia or ENP region will be an asset

 

Specific professional experience

  • Experience of EU budget support modality and Sector Policy Support Programmes (SPSP), including in the justice sector
  • Experience in improving prioritization, resource allocation and financial efficiency of public expenditure, including in the justice sector
  • Demonstrable understanding of institutional development: he/she will be required to work within a government body and bring about improvements in procedures
  • Previous experience in implementation of budget support (or equivalent programme’s) review missions

 

 

 

Profile: Expert 2  

Category of expert              Category 3           

Duration 150 Working Days               

 

Requirements        Master degree in law or at least 5 years of equivalent professional experience

  • Excellent communication and facilitation skills
  • Fluent Armenian and English (written and oral)

 

General professional experience

  • At least 3, preferably 5 years of professional experience
  • In-depth knowledge of current justice reforms in Armenia
  • Proven experience of cooperation with Ministry of Justice and/or advocacy, courts or prosecution
  • Experience in drafting legal acts
  • Training, coaching and capacity building experience

 

Specific professional experience

  • Experience of EU budget support modality and Sector Policy Support Programmes (SPSP), including in the justice sector
  • Experience in justice policy development, implementation, planning or monitoring in Armenia
  • Experience in international (preferably EU) projects on Justice/law/legal training

 

 

EC rules applicable to any EC assignment:

 

  • The working days are Monday to Friday, unless otherwise specified in the mandate
  • The per diem covers all expenses of the expert (local transport, hotel, meals, Telecom, etc.) and it is paid only if the expert must spend the night there.
  • International travel: the EC only reimburse economy class tickets