Killefit consult

consultant sourcing and project management

Mapping Study of Civil Society Organizations in Mozambique

Location Mozambique
Status/Reference FWC
Agency/Donor EC
Experts/ Language  skills E1 Team Leader , CAT 1  APPLYFluency in oral and written in English. The ability to speak a Mozambican language other than Portuguese would be a plus.
E2 Cat 2 APPLYFluency in oral and written in English. The ability to speak a Mozambican language other than Portuguese would be a plus.
Commencement 15-12-2014 To  30-06-2015
MISSION duration 7 months
E1  75 Working Days
E2  50 Working Days
Deadline 22. 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: Expert 1Category of expert I   Team Leader

Duration   75 Working Days

 

Requirements              Qualifications and skills

– Post graduate university degree in social sciences, political sciences, sociology or related field with excellent analytical capacity.

 

General professional experience

– A minimum of 12 years professional experience is preferable, of which at least 5 should be in a developing country.

– At least 10 years’ experience in Governance (especially transparency, accountability) sector and particularly with civil society and community development – the implementation of CSO support programmers would be a plus.

– Previous experience as team leader, coordinating a team.

– Previous experience in assessments of Civil Society (including mappings), analysis of CSOs’ roles, particularly in governance and accountability processes and/or political economy analysis, etc.

– Experience with government and donors, as well as with civil society organizations (e.g. capacity assessments, participatory development techniques, etc.).

– Experience and knowledge of the socio-political context of Mozambique in particular in relation to the demand-side governance sector.

– Initiative, ability to work independently and in sensitive context.

– Experience in facilitating meetings and workshops.

– Sufficient knowledge of EU programmes and procedures, knowledge of the EU policy framework on engagement with CSOs and the roadmap process would be an asset.

– Experience in drafting policy documents and recommendations documents.

 

 

Profile: Expert 2

Category of expert   Category 2

Duration   50 Working Days

Requirements              Qualifications and skills

– Master degree in rural development or related field with excellent analytical capacity.

 

General professional experience

– A minimum of 6 years professional experience is preferable, of which at least 3 should be in a developing country.

– At least 5 years’ experience in rural development sector, agronomy or nutrition.

– Experience with government and donors, as well as with civil society organizations.

– Experience with consultation processes and mapping/analysis of CSOs. In-country experience preferred.

– Experience in development of content for conferences and workshops.

– Experience in facilitation / organization of seminar.

– Experience in drafting recommendations documents.

 

 

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