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 Communication and Visibility of the European Union in Kenya (EuropeAid/140770/DH/SER/KE)

Posted on: 24/04/2020

Location / Country: Kenya

Language: English

Deadline: 15/06/2020

Sectors: Social development

Project Duration: Key expert 1: Senior Expert – Team Leader (long term)

Seeking for:

Work experience: 10 years

Job Description:

The Team Leader shall have to demonstrate, throughout his proven qualifications, skills and professional experience, the following:

Qualifications and skills

  • Advanced university degree (Master degree or equivalent) in a discipline relevant to the scope of the assignment such as political science, public relations, public diplomacy, communication, management etc;
  • In the absence of a Master's degree equivalent professional experience of at least 3 years in addition to the requirement of at least 10 years of general professional experience;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and team-oriented and service-oriented work style;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Analytical and computer literacy skills;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills as well as report writing skills in English;
  • Familiarity with new/multi/social media;
  • Self-motivated ability to work independently;
  • Eye for detail/accuracy;
  • Resistance to stress; ability to dialogue with national authorities and institutional structures (including regional/international organisations).

General professional experience

  • Minimum ten (10) years of general professional experience in a sector relevant to the scope of the assignment.

Specific professional experience

  • Minimum five (5) years of specific professional experience (included in the 10 years of general professional experience) in the field of public diplomacy, communication, public relations, event management, marketing;
  • Minimum two (2) years of experience in people and resource management in an international team through professional experience in a management/leadership position;
  • Participation in at least one project implying the knowledge of European Union affairs and public diplomacy in international relations;
  • Experience in working with the public diplomacy sector in Kenya and with networks of European and Kenyan think-tanks, academia, research and cultural institutes and other relevant organisations is an asset;
  • Working experience in Kenya and East Africa Region is an asset;
  • Familiarity with EU-Kenya political relations is an asset;

To apply, please send your updated CV, preferably in the EuropeAid format, to Mr. Gian Paolo CAPONERA and Mr. Alessio BIANCHINI at the following email addresses respectively: G [dot] CAPONERA [at] aesagroup [dot] eu and A [dot] BIANCHINI [at] aesagroup [dot] eu.

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

G [dot] CAPONERA [at] aesagroup [dot] eu and A [dot] BIANCHINI [at] aesagroup [dot] eu.

Deadline for Applications: 15/06/2020