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Private sector competitiveness Team Leader and Financial Instruments Expert - 2019-11-04

AAM Consulting is currently looking for experts for the EU funded Improving access to finance of private sector for competitiveness and innovation” project. The project is now at the bidding phase and we are looking for experts interested in the implementation and possessing all qualifications and skills required for the positions.

Duration: The intended start date is April 2020 and the period of implementation of the contract will be 18 months from this date. 

Working Language: English

The purposes of the project are:

  • To improve access to finance for the private sector;
  • To support wider access to a diversified set of financial services for all MSMEs;
  • To improve capacity of actors at the various levels of the financial ecosystem: i.e. policymakers, financial intermediaries and final MSMEs;
  • To improve the knowledge and awareness of MSMEs in the area of financial instruments.

 

Expertise required

Key Expert 1: Team Leader (min. 200 working days)

The Team Leader will be in charge of the overall management of the project, as well as other necessary activities including but not limited to, contract management, ensure that the project’s outputs are available at the time when they are required, liaison with the counterparts, financial management and reporting and other tasks as required.

Qualifications and skills

  • 4 years University degree in economics or business administration or law OR in the absence of university degree, minimum five years of relevant professional experience above general professional experience relevant to this service contract;
  • Postgraduate education (i.e. Masters or PhD) in any of the above mentioned fields will be considered as an asset;
  • Fluency in English (both oral and written);
  • Knowledge of the local language (both oral and written) would be considered as an asset.

General professional experience

  • Minimum five (5), but preferably more than seven (7) years of professional experience in private sector development, including SMEs and/or investment development policies and/or access to finance and FIs.

Specific professional experience

  • Minimum three (3) years of professional experience in project management specifically related to SMEs operations, including the access to financial services.
  • Minimum three (3) years of professional experience, providing advice to central and/or local administrations for the improvement of SMEs operations, including the development of financial instruments.
  • Working experience with ESIF/EU Structural Funds and the related institutional context of EU institutions, Member States and ESIF managing authorities will be considered as an asset;
  • Experience as team leader or resident twinning advisor in at least one 1 EU-funded project).

Key expert 2: Financial Instruments Expert (minimum 175 working days)

Key Expert 2 will support the Team Leader in planning and management of all activities, and will be primarily responsible for the implementation of the capacity building activities.

Qualifications and skills

  • 4 years University degree in economics or finance or banking or business administration OR in the absence of university degree, minimum five years of relevant professional experience above general professional experience relevant to this service contract;
  • Postgraduate education (i.e. Masters or PhD) in any of the above mentioned fields will be considered as an asset;
  • Fluency in English (both oral and written);
  • Knowledge of the local language (both oral and written) would be considered as an asset.

General professional experience

  • Minimum five (5), but preferably more than seven (7) years of professional experience in the field of access to finance and FIs and/or investment development policies.

Specific professional experience

  • Minimum two  (2) years, but preferably more than four (4) years of professional experience, providing advisory services in line with the requirements of Article 37.2 of CPR (i.e. conducting market assessments, and/or development of FIs, and/or implementation of FIs).
  • Working experience in undertaking SME Needs Assessment actions in EU and/or transition countries will be considered as an asset;

 

To  apply  for  the  position,  please submit  your updated CV to apply@aam.hu, preferably  in  the  EuropeAid  format until 15 November 2019. Please note that only qualifying experts will be contacted. ToR is available for further information on the assignment upon request.

Please read our Data Protection Declaration at www.aamconsulting.eu that applies to the selection process.

Expert Positions for EU Framework Contract Projects - 2019-02-06

Expert vacancies for framework contract projects

 

AAM Management Information Consulting Ltd (AAM) is qualified contractor of the European Commission (EC) in the Framework Contract (FWC) SIEA 2018 in

  • LOT3- Human Rights, Democracy and Peace. FWC
  • LOT5 - Budget Support
  • LOT6 - Innovative Finances

which are simplified procurement procedures with the objective of fast and transparent recruiting of experts for the support of beneficiary countries.

AAM Consulting is constantly looking for experts of any nationality from all over the world in the Human Rights, Democracy and Peace,  Budget Support and  Innovative Finances sectors.

 

If you are an expert with at least 6 years of professional experience in one of the above mentioned fields, please send your updated CV (preferably EU format) in English with a brief introduction on your fields of expertise, or ask for more information at apply@aam.hu.

We especially welcome expert applications with experience on the continent of Africa due to a large number of framework projects targeting different regions of the continent.

 

Please read our Data Protection Declaration at www.aamconsulting.eu that applies to the selection process.