AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
  • Agriculture and Agricultural Infrastructure
  • Veterinary Services and Animal Health
  • Food Safety and Food Security
  • Agribusiness Development
  • Rural Development
  • Farm Management
  • Plant Health
  • Fishery
AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
  • Agriculture and Agricultural Infrastructure
  • Veterinary Services and Animal Health
  • Food Safety and Food Security
  • Agribusiness Development
  • Rural Development
  • Farm Management
  • Plant Health
  • Fishery
AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
  • Agriculture and Agricultural Infrastructure
  • Veterinary Services and Animal Health
  • Food Safety and Food Security
  • Agribusiness Development
  • Rural Development
  • Farm Management
  • Plant Health
  • Fishery
Environment
  • Coastal & Marine Resources Management
  •  Pollution and Waste Management
  • Watershed Management
  • Climate Change
  • Forestry 
  • Water Resources
  • Management
Environment
  • Coastal & Marine Resources Management
  •  Pollution and Waste Management
  • Watershed Management
  • Climate Change
  • Forestry 
  • Water Resources
  • Management
Social Development
  • Human Resources Development
  • Labor Market Interventions
  • Local Development
  • Education
  • Health
  • Civil Society Strengthening
Social Development
  • Human Resources Development
  • Labor Market Interventions
  • Local Development
  • Education
  • Health
  • Civil Society Strengthening
Economic Development
  • Trade Development
  • Investment Promotion
  • Regional Economic Integration
  • Regional Development
  • Private Sector Development
Economic Development
  • Trade Development
  • Investment Promotion
  • Regional Economic Integration
  • Regional Development
  • Private Sector Development

Project Title Looking for an Expert for the "Mid-Term Review SADC Project Preparation Development Facility FWC SIEA 2018 - LOT 2 - Infrastructure, sustainable growth and jobs"

Posted on: 06/07/2018

Location / Country: Africa

Language: English

Deadline: 12/07/2018

Sectors:

Project Duration: 150 days

Seeking for: Category II expert with an education equivalent to a Master's Degree in Economics, Finance, Business Administration, Trade Development or other relevant qualification

Work experience: Senior Experts

Job Description:

Qualifications and skills
Category II expert with an education equivalent to a Master's Degree in Economics, Finance,
Business Administration, Trade Development or other relevant qualification. Alternatively, a
Bachelor's Degree (or its equivalent) in the above areas, and a minimum 3 years' professional
experience relevant to the assignment, in addition to the 6 years' general professional
experience, will be required;
Excellent stakeholder engagement skills.

General professional experience
At least 6 years general professional experience in economic development with some Southern
Africa experience.

Specific professional experience
At least 4 years of experience in infrastructure financing mechanisms and/or implementation
such as blending facilities and project preparation facilities funded by international donors and
DFIs;
Strong knowledge and experience in infrastructure development in the Southern Africa Region;
Robust knowledge of cost and benefits analysis of infrastructure projects especially in the context
of project feasibility studies;
Strong knowledge of infrastructure development in any of the following sectors: energy and
transport;
Good knowledge of infrastructure project pipeline analysis;
Good knowledge of Development Finance Institutions' (DFIs) or International Finance Institutions
(IFIs) project finance procedures and operations;
Proven experience in project/programme review/monitoring/assessment/evaluation using
EU/OECD-DAC Evaluation Methodology or DFIs/IFIs methodology for at least 8
projects/programmes;
Proven experience in the design of Intervention Logics such as Logframes and/or Theory of
Change (for at least 8 projects/programmes);
Excellent knowledge of relevant EU policies on infrastructure development such as blending;
Knowledge of EU support to SADC would be an advantage.

Language skills: 
Excellent communicator in spoken and written English including ability to prepare reports
and conduct presentations. Working knowledge of French would be an advantage.   

Working days: The cumulative number working days for this assignment are 86.
 

Preferred CV Format: EU Format

How to apply: Please send an updated CV/resume and a cover letter addressed to

ecodev [at] aesagroup [dot] eu

Deadline for Applications: 12/07/2018