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Required experts:

Team Leader/Senior Justice Expert.
Team Leader, in charge of management and coordination of implementation of these Terms of Reference 
Qualification and professional experience:

  • Law degree, academic degree/grade.
  • At least 3 years of international professional work experience in executive positions in the areas of justice, rule of law and independence of judges; work experience in international courts/tribunals is an advantage.
  • At least 5 years of experience in project management.
  • Knowledge of English is mandatory;knowledge of Russian is preferred.
  • Terms of fulfilment of the Terms of Reference by the Team Leader - 9 months

Expert in Justice, Rule of Law, Independence of Judges.
Qualification and professional experience:

  • Law degree, academic degree is an advantage.
  • At least 5 years of professional work experience as a judge.
  • Knowledge of English is mandatory.
  • Knowledge of Russian is preferable.
  • Expected involvement: 3 months

Expert in Court Administration and Management.
Qualification and professional experience:

  • Law degree/professional technical degree/ degree in public management.
  • At least 5 years of professional work experience in court administration and management.
  • Knowledge of Russian is mandatory.
  • Knowledge of English is preferable.
  • Expected involvement: 3 months

Expert in Human Resources Management.
Qualifications and professional experience:

  • Degree in business, human resource management.
  • At least 5 years of professional work experience in selection, recruitment and human resource management.
  • At least 2 years of practical experience in organizing and conducting trainings and seminars.
  • Knowledge of Russian is mandatory.
  • Knowledge of the Kazakh is preferable.
  • Expected involvement: 4 months

CV submission deadline:
2018-01-15
Project start:
2018-04-01
Project duration:
9 months
Responsible:
Nazira Assankulova at gdsivacancies@gdsi.ie
Required experts:

During 2018 the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Facility project is planning to organise and deliver training to civil society organisations in EaP countries on a number of topics. The training will aim to strengthen and promote civil society\'s role in reforms and democratic changes taking place in the Eastern Neighbourhood countries, through increased participation in the fulfilment of Neighbourhood Policy objectives.


Trainers with significant experience in capacity building ofCSOs in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine are invited to express their interest in being included in the roster.

CV submission deadline:
2018-02-01
Project start:
2016-12-06
Project duration:
4 years
Responsible:
at gdsivacancies@gdsi.ie
Required experts:

Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum (EaP CSF) is looking for consultant(s) to support its Steering Committee (SC) in developing a detailed organisational reform proposal that will be offered for the adoption to the EaP CSF members no later than at the EaP CSF Annual Assembly in late 2018 (October/November).

CV submission deadline:
2018-01-15
Project start:
2018-02-01
Project duration:
10 w/d
Responsible:
EaP CSF at applications@eap-csf.eu
Required experts:
Team Leader/IT-Disaster recovery and business continuity expert (75 days)
Will be responsible for the overall project management and coordination, project representation, as well as reporting.
Qualification and professional experience
  • At least Master degree academic level in Information Technology/Telecommunications or in its absence, University degree in the relevant field with general professional experience of 5 years above the minimum general professional experience requested below;
  • At least twelve 12 years of general professional experience in the area of Information Technology.
  • Experience as a team leader/project manager in at least 1 project in the area of Information technology with duration of more than 6 months.
  • Experience as an expert in implementation of at least 2 projects in the area of disaster recovery/business continuity.
  • Holder of the valid security clearance up to the level “Secret” issued by the national security authority from the country of origin for the whole assignment.
  • Experience of at least 3 years in design and management of nation-wide IT systems will be considered as asset.
  • Fluency in English, both written and spoken.

Telecommunications Expert (70 days)
Qualification and professional experience
  • At least Master degree academic level in Telecommunications or in its absence, University degree in the relevant field with general professional
    experience of 5 years above the minimum general professional experience requested below;
  • At least 12 years of general professional experience in the area of telecommunication networks.
  • Experience as an expert in implementation of at least 2  projects in the area of telecommunication networks, from which one must be in the area of
    designing the telecommunication network of back-up data centers .
  • Holder of the valid security clearance up to the level “Secret” issued by the national security authority from the country of origin for the whole assignment.
  • At least 3 years of experience in design, management and maintenance of National wide telecommunication networks will be considered as asset.
  • Fluency in English, both written and spoken.

Information Technology Expert (70 days) 
Qualification and professional experience
  • At least Master degree academic level in Information Technology or in its absence, University degree in the relevant field with general professional
    experience of  5 years above the minimum general professional experience requested below;
  • Minimum 12 years of general professional experience in the area of Information Technology. 
  • Experience as an expert in implementation of at least 1 project for Establishment of a Data Center.
  • At least 3 years experience in the maintenance of IBM mainframe.
  • Holder of the valid security clearance up to the level “Secret” issued by the national security authority from the country of origin for the whole assignment.
  • At least 3 years’ experience in design and management of nationwide IT systems will be considered as an asset.
  • Fluency in English, both written and spoken. 

Procurement expert (15 days)
Qualification and professional experience
  • At least Master degree academic level  IT/ telecommunications or in its absence, University degree in the relevant field with general professional
    experience of 5 years above the minimum general professional experience requested below;
  • Minimum 6 years of general professional experience in the area of procurement of IT equipment.
  • Experience in implementation of at least 2 projects with preparation of technical specification and market study  for supply of IT equipment
    according to PRAG rules and Procedures applying to EC external aid.
  • Holder of the valid security clearance up to the level “Secret” issued by the national security authority from the country of origin for the whole assignment. 
  • Fluency in English, both written and spoken.


CV submission deadline:
2018-01-18
Project start:
2018-02-01
Project duration:
10 months
Responsible:
Niamh Fahey at projects@gdsi.ie
Required experts:
Senior IT Expert (72 working days)
Expert should be specialized in IT (ERP and DSS) - Category I 

Expert should have the following qualifications:
  • University Degree in Computer Science or other related fields
  • Fluency in written and spoken English 
  • Knowledge of Arabic would be considered an advantage.
  • General professional experience 
  • A minimum of 12 years professional experience in IT  sector

Expert should have the following specific professional experience:
  • Minimum 5 years experience in providing related services mentioned in the technical scope for the selection and implementation of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software and DSS in similar projects in the local / regional and global markets
  • Minimum 3 years\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\' experience in ERP and DSS selection and implementation critical success factors
  • Documented experience in implementing DSS in at least 5 institutions/organization or companies in the Oil & Gas sector
  • Excellent Knowledge of the well-known DSS software
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in providing the project management and quality assurance services of the implementation project in similar engagements in different industries including Oil & Gas
  • Documented experience in business processes flows, accounting, business knowledge and automation design methodologies including business and technical environmental and ERP applications controls
  • Solid proven experience of evaluating complex infrastructure and applications platforms business automation, operational and security controls
  • Knowledge of the application capabilities of “at least one” of the ERP software solutions such as SAP, Oracle, People Soft, etc
  • Knowledge of the Data analytics and Computer Assisted Audit Tools “CAATs” is a plus

CV submission deadline:
2018-01-19
Project start:
2017-10-01
Project duration:
12 months (ongoing)
Responsible:
Niamh Fahey at projects@gdsi.ie
Required experts:
Migration Expert (180 days)
The Migration Expert will provide technical assistance, advice, guidance and support to MoLSA in the implementation and management of the project components of PE 2 and to support the Project Coordinator, Imprest Administrator and the project staff.

Qualifications and Professional Experience:
The candidate should have:
  • A minimum of a university Masters Degree in areas such as Migration management, Economics, Sociology, Development Studies Public Administration, Social Science, Migration, or/and or any relevant field.
  • Excellent leadership, communication, negotiation and inter-personnel skills and the ability to work under pressure, deliver results timely by handling multi stakeholder’s needs and requirements.
  • Excellent drafting and reporting skills, and is proficient in computer Office packages.
  • Proven working experience of at least 12 years in migration related project management, including project planning, monitoring and reporting and financial management of projects, out of which at least 7 years of professional experience from working in developing countries.
  • Proven experience in labour migration, migration management, and or migration policy for 5 years.
  • Experience in developing institutional mechanisms and procedures; supporting capacity building and technical advice to governments in developing countries; developing concepts and elaborating policy frameworks and strategies in cooperation with partners and counterpart staff.
  • Proven work experience of different aid modalities and at least 3 years\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\' experience in EU project management, knowledge of EDF procedures is desirable.
  • Experience providing technical assistance to government agencies in developing countries.
  • Experience of operating within multi-sectoral, multi-cultural teams and demonstrates flexibility in working style. The post requires a positive attitude to the empowerment of counterpart staff and willingness to cooperate with them and learn from them.
  • Experience in eastern / Sub-Saharan Africa is an asset.
  • Proven professional experience in migration management and knowledge of the migration agenda in East Africa.
  • Experience in developing institutional mechanisms and procedures and supporting capacity building in developing countries.
  • Experience in developing concepts and elaborating policy frameworks and strategies in cooperation with partners and counterpart staff; and
  • Excellent working knowledge of English - ability to read, write and speak English in a professional working environment.
  • Good knowledge of Amharic is an asset.

EDF Finance and contract\'s expert (80 days)
The EDF Procurement Expert (Finance and Administration) will provide technical assistance, advice, and support to MoLSA in the implementation and management of the project finance, procurement and overall administration of the project as per EDF procedures; and will support the Imprest staff, project coordinator and the project accountant.

Qualifications and Professional Experience:
The candidate should have:
  • University degree in accounting, economics, public finance, public administration or in a relevant, directly related field.
  • Knowledge of accounting softwares.
  • Excellent leadership, communication, negotiation and inter-personal skills and the ability to work under pressure, deliver results timely by handling multi stakeholders’ needs and requirements.
  • Minimum 7 years professional experience in finance project management.
  • Experience in financial management, accounting and logistics of EU-funded development programmes.
  • Experience of operating within multi-sectoral, multi-cultural teams and demonstrates flexibility in working style. The post requires a positive attitude to the empowerment of counterpart staff and willingness to cooperate with them and learn from them.
  • Excellent knowledge of EU financial and contractual regulations and procedures with a minimum of 5 years specific experience.
  • Experience on provision of training on EDF procedures.
  • At least 5 years\\\' experience working with programme estimates; including preparation of financial and implementation reports, tender dossier, tender evolution reports, riders, amendment, field reports as per EDF procedure.
  • Excellent working knowledge of English - ability to read, write and speak English in a professional working environment.
  • Good knowledge of Amharic is an asset.

CV submission deadline:
2018-01-18
Project start:
2018-02-11
Project duration:
Project ends March 2019
Responsible:
Niamh Fahey at projects@gdsi.ie