EU- Brazil Sector Dialogues Support Facility

Job published date: 
Thursday, March 19, 2020
Application Deadline: 
Saturday, April 4, 2020
Country: 
Brazil
Region: 
America (Latin)
Body: 

Details of post


team leader
  • Qualifications: The Team Leader (TL) essentially perform advisory functions in two areas: the first concerns the monitoring of various sector dialogues, and the second deals with the planning, monitoring, implementation and evaluation of project activities itself. In order to ensure successful implementation of the project, close relationship will need to be established between the Team Leader and the EU Delegation, EEAS and Commission Services and the Brazilian stakeholders.

    The main tasks assigned to the team leader are (not exhaustive list):
    a) Overall responsibility for the management of the project with the support of the Junior Expert and leadership of the PMU;
    b) Supporting and monitor the implementation of the various activities, including drafting of project documents;
    c) Maintain close cooperation with various Brazilian and European actors involved in the various sector dialogues;
    d) Strategic planning and programming of the activities (chronogram of the implementation);
    e) Preparation of the Steering Committee and Management Committee meetings.
    The TL should submit to the EU Delegation a semi-annual report (max 25 pages A4) that includes an overview of the evolution of sector dialogues that are part of Brazil - EU Strategic Partnership, as well as a summary of the progress of project activities.

    Qualifications and skills
    -University degree, with at least a postgraduate degree in areas relevant to the job (i.e. International Relation, Political Sciences, Economics, Law, or equivalent) attested by diploma;
    -At least Fluency both in Portuguese (C1 Level) and English (C1 Level)8;
    8 https://www.coe.int/en/web/common-european-framework-reference-languages.
    These criteria must be demonstrated for both languages at the same time. It could be proved with copy official diplomas, or extensive use of language at working level in or outside the EU.
    General professional experience
    -At least 10 years of general professional experience as team leader, managing technical assistance programs / projects9;

    Specific professional experience
    -Working in at least 3 technical assistance projects/programs financed by the European Union.
    -At least 5 years of experience working with EU procedures (project cycle management, reporting, logical framework, etc.)
    -At least 5 years of oversea working experience in Latin American countries10.
    -At least 2 years of oversea working experience in Brazil11.

    A total of 495 working days for the Team Leader are foreseen in this contract (4 working days per week).

    9 Both criteria must be satisfied at the same time: team leader in technical assistance projects / program.
    10 For Latin America we intend all countries from Mexico to Argentina, excluded the Caribbean and French Guyana.
    11 Can be part of the 5 years working experience in Latin America.
    12 https://www.coe.int/en/web/common-european-framework-reference-languages.
    These criteria must be demonstrated for both languages at the same time. It could be proved with copy official diplomas, or extensive use of language at working level in or outside the EU.

  • Duration: 495 day(s)
    Name of Project: 
    EU- Brazil Sector Dialogues Support Facility
    Status: 
    Opened
    Project start date: 
    Thursday, March 19, 2020
    Project end date: 
    Thursday, March 19, 2020
    Duration: 
    0 day(s)
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