AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
  • Agriculture and Agricultural Infrastructure
  • Veterinary Services and Animal Health
  • Food Safety and Food Security
  • Agribusiness Development
  • Rural Development
  • Farm Management
  • Plant Health
  • Fishery
AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
  • Agriculture and Agricultural Infrastructure
  • Veterinary Services and Animal Health
  • Food Safety and Food Security
  • Agribusiness Development
  • Rural Development
  • Farm Management
  • Plant Health
  • Fishery
AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
  • Agriculture and Agricultural Infrastructure
  • Veterinary Services and Animal Health
  • Food Safety and Food Security
  • Agribusiness Development
  • Rural Development
  • Farm Management
  • Plant Health
  • Fishery
Environment
  • Coastal & Marine Resources Management
  •  Pollution and Waste Management
  • Watershed Management
  • Climate Change
  • Forestry 
  • Water Resources
  • Management
Environment
  • Coastal & Marine Resources Management
  •  Pollution and Waste Management
  • Watershed Management
  • Climate Change
  • Forestry 
  • Water Resources
  • Management
Social Development
  • Human Resources Development
  • Labor Market Interventions
  • Local Development
  • Education
  • Health
  • Civil Society Strengthening
Social Development
  • Human Resources Development
  • Labor Market Interventions
  • Local Development
  • Education
  • Health
  • Civil Society Strengthening
Economic Development
  • Trade Development
  • Investment Promotion
  • Regional Economic Integration
  • Regional Development
  • Private Sector Development
Economic Development
  • Trade Development
  • Investment Promotion
  • Regional Economic Integration
  • Regional Development
  • Private Sector Development

Project Description Agriculture and Rural Development BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT/PROJECT MANAGER

Posted on: 02/10/2018

Location / Country: Belgium

Language: English and French

Deadline: 30/11/2018

Sectors: Agriculture and rural development

Project Duration: long term

Seeking for: Project Manager

Work experience: at least 3 years

Job Description:

Under the responsibility and guidance of the Coordinator of the Agriculture and Rural Development department, the selected candidate will be in charge of:

1. Business Development activities

  • Preparation of technical offers and tender documentation:
  • Preparation of Expression of Interest
  • Identification and selection of experts and companies;
  • Editing and reviewing of curricula vitae;
  • Selection and redrafting of company’s references;
  • Preparation of administrative documents (accounts, mandates, certificates, declarations & letters);
  • Drafting of tender methodologies and financial offers;
  • Editing, proof reading and quality control of tender documents;
  • Filing of tender documents.
  • Identification of relevant business opportunities and new potential clients
  • Participation to fact finding missions and drafting of reports
  • Negotiating with partner companies and potential clients

2. Management of on-going projects:

  • Technical and administrative backstopping to experts on missions and to on-going projects
  • Drafting of experts’ contracts;
  • Mobilisation and monitoring of experts;
  • Monitoring of administrative and financial documents (time sheets, mission claims, invoices etc.);
  • Monitoring of project budgets and accounts;
  • Proof reading and editing of project outputs;
  • Preparation of daily communications with project staff and stakeholders (beneficiaries and clients).
  • Participation to backstopping missions for on-going projects
  • Management of contracts with partner companies
  • Reporting to the administration department
  • Drafting and updating of project references
  • Follow up project activities with contracting authorities

Required Qualifications:

  • University Degree in one of the following fields: Agriculture, Rural Development, Veterinary. Knowledge of EC Policy for Agriculture and Rural Development;
  • Familiarity with EC Policy for cooperation and development with third countries would be an asset.
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Solid commercial abilities
  • Personal communication capabilities
  • Strong computer and technical skills, including very good knowledge of Word, Excel Power Point and Access.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and prioritises with strong self-motivation.
  • Able to meet deadlines and managing stressful situations
  • Problem solving personal attitude
  • Excellent writing and communication skills.
  • Good accounting skills
  • Previous experience of EU funded projects in the relevant area of activity would be desirable.
  • Ability to work in English and French


Only applications matching most of the above mentioned requirements may be taken in consideration
 

How to apply: Please send an updated CV/resume and a cover letter addressed to

Lorenzo Grazioli l [dot] grazioli [at] aesagroup [dot] eu

Deadline for Applications: 30/11/2018