Jobs

Azerbaijan EU4Lankaran Programme

Azerbaijan: TA for implementation of the EU4Lankaran Programme: EU funded

Start date : September 2021

Duration: 38 months

Key expert 1: Team Leader – Regional development planning expert:  The KE1 will be in charge for overall management of the project in terms of priorities, content, policy dialogue, overall coherence of approach, liaising with all stakeholders and local offices of other donors, ensuring adequacy of activities towards attaining objectives and purposes of the project and delivering timely and quality outputs. He/she will also be managing the selection of non-key experts and support staff and supervising all expertise and coordinating reporting activities. He/she will closely coordinate the work with the EU Delegation.

Qualifications and skills:

  • At least a university degree relevant to this tender or 3 years professional experience in regional and/or territorial development above the required general professional experience
  • Excellent spoken and written English (at least level 2 on a scale of 1 [excellent] to 5 [basic]);
  • Working knowledge of Azerbaijani, Russian or Turkish would be an advantage.

General professional experience :

  • At least 8 years of professional experience in regional and/or rural development in the last 12 years
  • Relevant work experience in the above subjects working in the EU or EU candidate countries would be an advantage.

Specific professional experience :

  • Demonstrated experience as a team leader in managing multidisciplinary team of experts in at least one project with a budget of minimum EUR 3 million with minimum 200 WD input in the last 8 years;
  • At least 4 years of professional experience in the design and /or monitoring and/or evaluation of integrated regional development11 programs/plans in the last 8 years

Key Expert 2: Agri-food Business Expert

Qualifications and skills :

  • At least a university degree relevant to this tender or in its absence 3 years of professional experience in agri-food business development above the general professional experience requirement
  • Fluency in oral and written English (at least level 2 on a scale of 1 [excellent] to 5 [basic])Command of Azerbaijani, Russian or Turkish language would be an advantage

General professional experience:

  • At least 8 years of professional experience in the field of agri-food business development or management or marketing in the last 12 years
  • Relevant work experience in the above subjects working in the EU or EU candidate countries would be an advantage.

Specific professional experience:

  • Practical experience with at least 200 WD input as expert in development of investment programs/plans and/or projects in the agri-food sector in the last 8 years;
  • Experience in collaborative undertakings, preferably in fruit and vegetable sector, would be an advantage

Key Expert 3: Horticultural Value Chain Expert

Qualifications and skills: 

  • At least a university degree in agriculture/horticulture or in its absence 3 years of professional experience in agriculture/horticulture development above the general professional experience requirement
  • Fluency in oral and written English (at least level 2 on a scale of 1 [excellent] to 5 [basic]);  Command of Azerbaijani, Russian or Turkish language would be an advantage.

General professional experience:

  • At least 8 years of professional experience in the horticultural sector in the last 12 years
  • Relevant work experience in the above subjects working in the EU or EU candidate countries would be an advantage.

Specific professional experience:

  • At least one experience in a project as expert with minimum 200 WD input in horticulture value chain analysis and/or development in the last 8 years
  • Experience in designing smart specialization strategies for agricultural products would be an advantageInt

Interested candidates are invited to send their CV to sarka.leblond@agrer.com, ref 9890