Senior Non Key Expert needed at BInRD
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The Bureau for Institutional Reform and Democracy GmbH is an independent, privately owned consulting company committed to providing high-quality advisory services and technical assistance for the strengthening of democratic institutions, structures and processes.
Job Title: Senior Non Key Experts – EDF Support
BiRD is looking for Senior Non Key Experts in the areas of EDF support and Regional Development and Coordination for an EU-funded project in support to the ECOWAS Commission.
To support the ECOWAS Commission in implementing its regional strategy and pursuing its mandate in a more efficient and effective way, through a better management of its resources.
The ECOWAS Commission is supported in its role of Regional Authorising Officer (RAO) in the implementation of 10th EDF projects in compliance with the applicable financial and contractual procedures.
The ECOWAS Commission ensures efficient monitoring of the 10th EDF projects, in coordination with the WAEMU Commission and in the context of improved coherence with other donors interventions.
Qualifications and Skills
The experts should have a Masters degree level of qualification in a field of studies relevant to the tasks, such as management, economics, procurement, accounting, finance public or otherwise equivalent professional experience of 8 years, in the areas relevant to the tasks.
Competency in word processing and spreadsheet applications is essential. Documented experience with the development and maintenance of databases would be an added advantage
Written and oral fluency in the English language is essential and a good knowledge of French, both written and oral
Good interpersonal skills are essential and experience in advising at top-management level demonstrate by having been project manager in at least 3 assignments
General Professional Experience
At least 7 years of proven experience in capacity building in financial and general administration, acquired in a development cooperation or public administration environment.
Have at least 3 years' work experience in ACP countries or other regional organizations in Sub-Saharan Africa in institutional capacity building projects;
Specific Professional Experience
At least 4 years of experience in dealing with EDF financial and procurement procedures is a pre-requisite,
Experience in building up administrative services, archiving, filing and institutional development, demonstrated by having been a team member in two long term assignments covering this domain.
Qualified Persons should forward CV to firstname.lastname@example.org