Killefit consult

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2 Food and Nutrition Security Experts – Multi-sectorial Approaches to Nutrition

Location Laos
Status/Reference FWC
Agency/Donor EC
Experts/ Language  skills E1 F+N Security Expert, Team Leader , CAT I  APPLY

•                     s/he will have excellent communication skills in English – both oral and written

•                     Communication skills in Lao would be an asset

E2 F+N Security Expert, Cat III APPLY

•                     s/he will have excellent communication skills in English – both oral and written

•                     Communication skills in Lao would be an asset

Commencement 17/12/2014 –  17/11/2016
MISSION duration 12 months
E1  60 Working Days
E2  260 Working Days
Deadline 17. November 2014 12:00:00 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

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: Category I Expert

Category of expert   I

Duration   60.00 working days

 

Requirements              Category I Expert

Education:

•                     s/he will have a Master’s degree (or equivalent) in agriculture

•                     s/he will have an additional equivalent of 3 years’ experience in the development of training/promotion/communication (or similar) materials in case of a Bachelor’s degree

Experience:

•                     s/he will have at least 12 years of professional experience in rural development, agriculture, food security or nutrition related subjects

•                     s/he will have an understanding of nutrition-sensitive approaches proven by at least one nutrition-linked assignment

•                     s/he will have skills in developing training/promotion/communication (or similar) materials proven by at least one assignment

•                     s/he will also have strong team management and planning experience proven by at least one mission as head of mission/team leader

Language skills:

•                     s/he will have excellent communication skills in English – both oral and written

•                     Communication skills in Lao would be an asset

 

 

Profile: Category III Expert

Category of expert   III

Duration   260.00 working days

 

Requirements              Category III Expert

Education:

•                     s/he will have a Bachelor degree

Experience:

•                     s/he will have at least 3 years of professional experience in agriculture, food security or nutrition related subjects

•                     s/he will have at least one experience in cross-sectoral coordination mechanisms, ideally linked to nutrition or one experience in designing monitoring systems, ideally linked to identifying appropriate nutrition-sensitive indicators

•                     s/he will have training expertise at the subnational level proven by at least one assignment

•                     previous working experience in Lao PDR is essential

Language skills:

•                     s/he will have excellent communication skills in English – both oral and written

•                     Communication skills in Lao would 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 stay overnight.

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