EU/EDF Financial Management Expert

Linpico is looking for an EU/EDF Financial Management Expert to support on the project Technical Assistance to support SADC Secretariat’s Finance and Contract Management. The duration is full time for a total of 110 days, with the start date expected to be mid-September 2018.

EXPERT PROFILE (Category II):

Minimum requirements:

a) Preferably a Master’s Degree in the field of project management, financial management, capacity development or other related areas OR in the absence of a formal Master’s Degree in the required field: relevant work experience of at least 6 years which must be above the professional experience duration fixed in points b) below;

b) At least 6 years of professional experience in the area of EU development assistance and/or design, appraisal and strengthening of financial management systems in the public sector and/or other related fields.

Specific requirements:

  1. c) Have proven working experience dealing with EU development financial assistance;
  2. d) Have proven work experience in the area of management of the EU development financial resources;
  3. e) Have proven previous experience in dealing with EDF rules and procedures, as well as EU financial instruments, preferably PAGODA and/or contribution agreements;
  4. f) Proven experience in dealing with Regional Economic Communities within the African Context will be considered a strong advantage.

 

Other requirements:

  1. g) Fluency in written and spoken English;
  2. h) excellent communication and analytical skills;
  3. i) Sound knowledge of regional integration policies and strategies on the African continent;
  4. j) proven working experience in the SADC region will be considered an advantage;
  5. k) Ability to communicate in French or Portuguese is an asset.

To apply, please send your CV to [email protected] using “FWC Botswana” as the subject.

Thank you.

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