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 Creating the Next Generation of Transatlanticists: Education Outreach in the USA & Canada (EuropeAid/140769/DH/SER/US)

Posted on: 23/04/2020

Location / Country: America

Language: English

Deadline: 30/06/2020

Sectors: Social development

Project Duration:

Seeking for: Key expert 1: Project Manager/Team Leader/Senior Expert

Work experience: 10 years

Job Description:

The Key expert 1 should be experienced in the management and animation of large communities (online and offline) and in the management of projects with technological content. 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, marketing, or related discipline relevant for this contract;
  • 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;
  • Ability to work in a multicultural environment, ability to dialogue with national authorities and institutional structures (mainly regional/ international organisations) in a diplomatic manner;
  • Ability to engage with Civil Society Organisations;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and team-oriented and service-oriented work style;
  • 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;
  • Proven strong public speaking and presentation skills acquired in at least 2 projects/assignments;
  • Eye for detail/accuracy;

General professional experience

  • Minimum ten (10) years' post-graduate experience in public diplomacy/advocacy including experience in community management, organisation of international events/activities as well as other international cultural relations activities with i.a. the EU, EU Member States, third countries, international organisations, NGOs, think tanks, cultural institutes, universities;

Specific professional experience

  • Minimum 7 years of post-graduate experience in project management, (included in the 10 years of general professional experience) in the field of public diplomacy, communication, public relations, event management, marketing including coordination, overseeing project delivery and quality control for projects of a similar size (approx. €3 million) and international coverage;
  • Minimum 1-year experience in supervising creation and/or maintenance of web platforms, social media communications and other IT tools relevant for this contract;
  • Participation in at least one project implying the knowledge of European Union affairs and public diplomacy in international relations;
  • Knowledge and understanding of the European Union and its Institutions as well as EU procedures acquired in at least 2 projects/assignments;
  • Experience in working with the public diplomacy sector in the USA or Canada and with networks of European and USA and Canada think-tanks, academia, research and cultural institutes and other relevant organisations is an asset;
  • Working experience in, and amiliarity with EU- USA and EU-Canada 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] aeasgroup [dot] eu

Deadline for Applications: 30/06/2020