Support to the office of the National Authorizing officer (NAO) of the European Development Fund Location

Country
Zambia
Position
Key Expert 1: Team Leader
Expected Start
11 December 2018
Duration
660 working days
Deadline
27 July 2018
Contact
Olivia Agneessens ( oagneessens@proman.lu )

Detailed description Back

Overall objective

The overall objective of the project of which this contract will be part is as follows:

  • To support the Government's development strategy through the implementation of sound EU development programmes and to foster a more coherent and informed approach to policy dialogue and to development cooperation, political cooperation and trade related issues.

This programme is relevant for the Agenda 2030. It contributes primarily to the progressive achievement of Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) target – "End poverty in all its forms everywhere" – but also promotes progress towards Goal 17, "Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalise the global partnership for sustainable development".

Purpose

The purpose of this contract is as follows:

  • To contribute to efficient and effective programming and implementation of EU funded projects and programmes by the NAO.

Qualifications

Education and Skills

  • S/he must possess a Master degree in Development Studies, Business Administration, Law, Economics or equivalent;
  • In the absence of a Master degree in these areas, the expert must have a University degree of a minimum of three years and at least five years of professional experience above the minimum general professional experience required;
  • Computer literate;
  • Good inter-personal skills to be able to work within a team and carry out networking activities related to their tasks.

General professional experience

Specific professional experience

Language skills

  • Fluent in written and spoken English;
  • Excellent communication and writing skills in English.

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