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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
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  • Veterinary Services and Animal Health
  • Food Safety and Food Security
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  • Rural Development
  • Farm Management
  • Plant Health
  • Fishery
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  • Water Resources
  • Management
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  • Investment Promotion
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  • Private Sector Development

Project Title Provision of expertise and tools to support recovery and peace building assessment and post-disaster needs assessment

Posted on: 15/05/2017

Location / Country: Worldwide

Language: English (French is an asset)

Deadline: 31/05/2017

Sectors:

Project Duration: 3 years

Seeking for: Key expert 1: Senior Advisor - PDNA (full time – maximum 660 days)

Work experience: senior level

Job Description:

To carry on the activities foreseen at the point 4.2 for the implementation of the Action. S/he will be the main contact point to the Contracting Authority for operational issues related to the field of PDNA, including the identifying, mobilising and liaising with non-key experts.  S/he will liaise and report to the Contracting Authority on a regular basis on the activities and will facilitate a fruitful and open dialogue between the stakeholders involved and the EU. It is foreseen that an important part of her/his work will consist in PDNA missions. S/he must possess excellent interpersonal consultation and mediation skills, team-oriented work style, whilst being self-motivated, able to work with minimum supervision, with an eye for detail/accuracy and strong resistance to stress. S/he must be able to dialogue with national Authorities and institutional structures (mainly regional/international organisations).  S/he must possess excellent written and oral communication skills in English (similar skills in French would be an asset).

Qualifications and skills:
• Master's degree or equivalent diploma in Development, Humanitarian Aid, International Relations, social sciences, or other relevant discipline, or, in its absence, a Bachelor's degree or equivalent diploma as detailed above followed by at least 3 years of post-graduate professional experience in the management of international teams of experts on top of the general professional experience required below.
General professional experience:
• A minimum 5 years - preferably 10 years – of professional (including field) experience in recovery/rehabilitation/reconstruction contexts in developing countries; 
• Minimum 5 years proven experience in development and recovery programmes;
• Minimum 5 years proven experience in the management of international teams of experts.


Specific professional experience:
• Proven experience from at least 3 PDNA missions is essential;
• Proven experience in interacting with the UN and the World Bank in the field of recovery/rehabilitation/reconstruction gained on at least 2 projects;
• Excellent knowledge and understanding of disaster relief and recovery contexts, as well as proven knowledge of PDNA concepts and principles gained on at least 2 projects;
• Knowledge of European Union project management procedures and Financial Regulation, preferably through management and participation in at least 2 EC-funded technical assistance projects of similar size and/or contractual value would be an advantage.

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

Laura Felisatti i [dot] felisatti [at] aesagroup [dot] eu

Deadline for Applications: 31/05/2017