MultiContact cooperates with internationally acknowledged experts; certified project managers and specialists with different backgrounds to meet clients’ needs and the requirements of donor organizations. It employs highly qualified experts as far as public policymaking is concerned, and it has an experience in building and coordinating efficient consortia to implement international projects. Moreover, owning to its professional network it can provide external experts to foster professional consortia.

Job opportunities

Ankara, Turkey

Description of Expertise:

The NKE must have the following qualifications and experience:

Qualifications and skills

  • A relevant university and/or master degree (economics, auditing, statistic, social sciences and engineering, or equivalent, public administration) or relevant experience in the field;
  • good communication skills, including fluency and a command of the English language, spoken and written;
  • medium level of computer literacy including Microsoft Office Word, Excel and PowerPoint;
  • flexibility and willingness to adapt to changing work circumstances and requirements.

General professional experience

  • A minimum of 7 years of relevant professional experience in the area of expertise, including the working for and/or with Public Sector institutions, industrial/services companies on process/procedures/ personnel structures management, work process within organizations and human resource development.

Specific professional experience

  • Proven experience in business process re-engineering, work flow, human capital assessment, reorganization and restructuring;
  • experience in change management, organizational structures and procedures capacity and skill building programmes;
  • organizational and institutional strategy design and implementation;
  • previous experience in participating in EU or other international donor funded projects will be considered as an advantage.

Location and timing of the assignment

Location of the Assignment: Ankara, Turkey.

Tentative Starting date March 2019
Duration Through 30 December 2020
Language All the documents (training programme and materials) will be prepared in English language

Command of Turkish will be an advantage

Should you be interested in the job opportunities above, please, contact international@multicontact.eu.

Description of Expertise:

Qualifications and skills

The NKE must have the following qualifications and experience:

  • A relevant university degree (MA, BA);
  • good communication skills, including fluency and a command of the English language, spoken and written;
  • medium level of computer literacy including Microsoft Office Word, Excel and PowerPoint;
  • flexibility and willingness to adapt to changing work circumstances and requirements.

 

General professional experience

  • A minimum of 7 years of relevant professional experience in the area of expertise, including the working for and/or with Public Sector institutions, EU or other International Financial Institutions on Programme management.

 

Specific professional experience

  • Experience in TA of sectorial programmes funded by EU, experience with IPA II programme is an asset;
  • experience in auditing European Programmes,
  • Turkish language is an asset.

 

Location and timing of the assignment

Location of the Assignment: Ankara, Turkey.

Tentative Starting date March 2019
Duration Through 30 December 2020
Language All the documents (training programme and materials) will be prepared in English language

Command of Turkish will be an advantage

Should you be interested in the job opportunities above, please, contact international@multicontact.eu.

Description of Expertise:

  • elaboration of career development programmes;
  • keeping trainings;
  • revision of job definitions and employee’s profile;
  • revision of a multiannual training programme of the Central Finance and Contracts Unit of Turkey;
  • Turkish language is an asset;
  • experience with IPA II programme is an asset.

Qualifications and skills

The NKE must have the following qualifications and experience:

  • A relevant university and/or BA/MA degree;
  • good communication skills, including fluency and a command of the English language, spoken and written;
  • medium level of computer literacy including Microsoft Office Word, Excel and PowerPoint;
  • flexibility and willingness to adapt to changing work circumstances and requirements.

General professional experience

  • A minimum of 7 years of relevant professional experience in Human Resource Management and Capacity Building /Training programme design and delivery;
  • experience in EU funded projects is an asset (European Structural and Investment Funds, Pre-accession funds).

Specific professional experience

  • Proven experience in work/job definition, employee competency systems design and indicators-based staff performance measurement systems;
  • training Needs Analysis, personnel career design and human resource development plans in medium to large organizations;
  • experience in EU funded projects regarding human capital development and organizational re-structuring;
  • experience in establishment and management of training/HR development centres, including self-development ones;
  • experience in IPA EU projects in Turkey will be an advantage.

 Location and timing of the assignment

Location of the Assignment: Ankara, Turkey.

Tentative Starting date April 2019
Duration Through 30 December 2020
Language All the documents (training programme and materials) will be prepared in English language

Command of Turkish will be an advantage

Should you be interested in the job opportunities above, please, contact international@multicontact.eu.

Description of Expertise:

The NKE must have the following qualifications and experience:

Qualifications and skills

  • A relevant university and/or master degree;
  • good communication skills, including fluency and a command of the English language, spoken and written;
  • high level of computer literacy including Microsoft Office Word, Excel and PowerPoint;
  • flexibility and willingness to adapt to changing work circumstances and requirements.

General professional experience

  • A minimum of 7 years of relevant professional experience in the area of expertise, including the working for and/or with Public Sector institutions, in the context of programme and/or project management.
  • Experience in IPA EU Projects and in the Turkey´s IPA ecosystem.

Specific professional experience

  • Proven experience in EU project cycle management implementation and/or training and capacity building. Experience in IPA countries is an asset;
  • experience in implementation and training/capacity building of the beneficiary and/or stakeholders of the EU projects organizations ecosystems;
  • a good networking capacity and knowledge of the EU funded programmes;
  • experience in Partnership and Cooperation programme development in EU IPA projects in Turkey is an asset.

Location and timing of the assignment

Location of the Assignment: Ankara, Turkey.

Tentative Starting date October 2019
Duration Through 30 December 2020
Language All the documents (training programme and materials) will be prepared in English language

Command of Turkish will be a valuable advantage

Should you be interested in the job opportunities above, please, contact international@multicontact.eu.

Description of Expertise:

Responsibilities

  • Office organization and general administrative tasks as well as active administrative and organizational support of the project;
  • appointment management as well as travel preparation;
  • provision of support to the project manager and the project management team;
  • keeping contact with the Headquarter;
  • bilingual translation and ad hoch interpretation (from English to Turkish and from Turkish to English).

Qualifications

  • College or university degree;
  • Turkish and English proficiency;
  • knowledge of MS Office;
  • accuracy in work is essential;
  • flexibility;
  • proactive personality and ˝can do˝ attitude;
  • good communication and organizational.

Should you be interested in the job opportunities above, please, contact international@multicontact.eu.

Description of Expertise:

The NKE must have the following qualifications and experience:

Qualifications and skills

  • A relevant university and/or master degree (economics, Auditing, statistic, public administration, social sciences, humanities, natural sciences and engineering, project management or equivalent) or relevant experience in the field;
  • good communication skills, including fluency and a command of the English language, spoken and written;
  • medium level of computer literacy including Microsoft Office Word, Excel and PowerPoint;
  • flexibility and willingness to adapt to changing work circumstances and requirements.

General professional experience

  • A minimum of 7 years of relevant professional experience in the area of expertise, including the working for and/or with Public Sector institutions, EU or other International Financial Institutions on Programme management.

Specific professional experience

  • Proven experience in EU project cycle management and implementation and/or training and capacity building in the institutions of IPA countries;
  • experience in implementation and training/capacity building of the beneficiary and/or stakeholders of the EU projects organizations ecosystems;
  • knowledge on the EU methodology of tender document preparation, tender documents process and implementation in IPA projects and in general of the Project Management Cycle as well as monitoring and evaluation;
  • experience in IPA EU projects in Turkey will be an advantage.

Location and timing of the assignment

Location of the Assignment: Ankara, Turkey.

Tentative Starting date March 2019
Duration Through 30 December 2020
Language All the documents (training programme and materials) will be prepared in English language

Command of Turkish will be an advantage

Should you be interested in the job opportunities above, please, contact international@multicontact.eu.

Montenegro

Title of the Project INTEGRATION OF KEY COMPETENCES INTO THE EDUCATION SYSTEM OF MONTENEGRO
Reference No EuropeAid/139999/IH/SER/ME
LOCATION Montenegro
Start date September 2019
Duration 24 months
Estimated Timing September 2021
WORKING DAYS Minimum 240 days

Description of the tasks

  • The Team Leader, having the overall responsibility for the daily management of the contract activities including coordination of the work of the other key expert, as well as non-key experts, proper reporting to the Beneficiaries and the Contracting Authority, efficient use of the contract budget, administrative and logistic support to the contract activities and good communication with the Beneficiaries and the Contracting Authority and other stakeholders.
  • In addition to managing the team and communicating with the main beneficiaries and the Steering Committee, the Team Leader shall be actively involved in most of the activities of the project, but especially those related to the project components (development of key policy and framework documents; review and development of education programmes, guidelines and assessment criteria).

Qualifications and skills

  • University degree in natural sciences, psychology, pedagogy and social sciences (where a degree has been awarded on completion of four years study in a University or equivalent institution) or 10 years of experience in the fields relevant to this service contract;
  • Proficient knowledge of English language (required minimum proficiency CEFR level B2 or equivalent);
  • Master and/or PhD degree would be considered as an advantage;
  • Knowledge of local language would be considered as an advantage;
  • Computer literacy.

General professional experience

  • Minimum 10 years of professional experience in the fields of the development and research in education.

Specific professional experience

  • Minimum 5 but preferably 7 years of working experience in designing education strategic documents, frameworks and curriculum development;
  • Minimum 5 years of working experience in managing projects in education;
  • Team leader in at least one project with same or higher value than the proposed tender within the last five (5) years;
  • Working experience in the areas of key competences and STEM would be considered as an advantage;
  • Familiarity with or/and involvement in designing higher education programmes would be considered as an advantage.

Should you be interested in the job opportunities above, please, contact international@multicontact.eu .

Title of the Project INTEGRATION OF KEY COMPETENCES INTO THE EDUCATION SYSTEM OF MONTENEGRO
Reference No EuropeAid/139999/IH/SER/ME
LOCATION Montenegro
Start date September 2019
Duration 24 months
Estimated Timing September 2021
WORKING DAYS Minimum 200 days

Qualification and Skills

  • University degree in mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology and informatics (where a degree has been awarded on completion of four years study in a University or equivalent institution) or 10 years of experience in the fields relevant to this service contract;
  • Proficient knowledge of English language (required minimum proficiency CEFR level B2 or equivalent level);
  • Knowledge of local language would be considered an advantage;
  • Computer literacy.

General Professional Experience

  • Minimum 10 years of professional experience regarding the development and delivery of teacher training programme.

Specific professional experience

  • Minimum 5 but preferably 8 years of working experience in the development and delivery of training programmes in the fields of key competences and STEM;
  • Minimum 5 but preferably 8 years of working experience in the development of methodological guidelines for teachers.

Should you be interested in the job opportunities above, please, contact international@multicontact.eu .

Title of the Project INTEGRATION OF KEY COMPETENCES INTO THE EDUCATION SYSTEM OF MONTENEGRO
Reference No EuropeAid/139999/IH/SER/ME
LOCATION Montenegro
Start date September 2019
Duration 24 months
Estimated Timing September 2021
WORKING DAYS Minimum 150 days

Description of the tasks

  • Capacity building of school teams for internal evaluation;
  • QA officers training;
  • Revision/development of QA methodologies;
  • Development of QA indicators;
  • Development of items for internal evaluation/ and student assessment;
  • Development of indicators for external evaluation.

Qualification and Skills

  • University degree in natural sciences, psychology, pedagogy and other social sciences (where a degree has been awarded on completion of four years study in a University or equivalent institution) or 10 years of experience in the fields relevant to this service contract;
  • Proficient knowledge of English language (required minimum proficiency CEFR level B2 or equivalent);
  • Knowledge of local language would be considered as an advantage;
  • Computer literacy.

General Professional Experience

  • Minimum10 years of professional experience related to quality assurance and education assessment.

Specific professional experience

  • Minimum 5 but preferably 8 years of working experience in carrying out research or study in the field of education;
  • Minimum 5 but preferably 8 years of working experience in designing and delivering training programmes (for QA would be an advantage) and developing QA standards;
  • Working experience in the international assessment of student achievements would be considered as an advantage;
  • Working experience in the fields of key competences and STEM would be considered as an advantage.

Should you be interested in the job opportunities above, please, contact international@multicontact.eu .

Title of the Project INTEGRATION OF KEY COMPETENCES INTO THE EDUCATION SYSTEM OF MONTENEGRO
Reference No EuropeAid/139999/IH/SER/ME
LOCATION Montenegro
Start date September 2019
Duration 24 months
Estimated Timing September 2021
WORKING DAYS Minimum 150 days

The profiles of the non-key experts likely to be necessary for this contract will include expertise in the following categories:

  • Project management in the field of education;
  • Curriculum development;
  • Teacher training;
  • STEM disciplines; 
  • Higher education programme development and revision;
  • Student assessment and quality assessment mechanisms.

Required general professional experience for non-key experts is at least 5 years in the above-mentioned indicative, but non-exhaustive categories.

Non-key experts will have to be fluent in spoken and written English, have excellent communication, team working and presentation skills, and have experience in the areas relevant for this service contract, whereas the knowledge of local language would be considered as an asset.

Should you be interested in the job opportunities above, please, contact international@multicontact.eu .

North-Macedonia

Title of the Project Raising the quality of pre-school education and care
Reference No EuropeAid/139823/IH/SER/MK
LOCATION North-Macedonia, Skopje
Start date September 2019
Duration 30 months
Estimated Timing March 2022
WORKING DAYS At least 480 working days spread over a period of 30 months
  • The Team Leader/ Key Expert 1 – will have the overall responsibility for the sound management of the project and the efficient use of project funds following EU rules.
  • The Team Leader will be responsible for the field management of the team of experts and support staff. The Team Leader should have the possibility, in consultation with the Contractor’s Project Director (to be covered under backstopping), to mobilise backstopping expertise to address unforeseen problems and technical issues.
  • The Team Leader/ Key Expert 1 will provide technical expertise in implementation of all project components.
  • The Team Leader will be located in Skopje, with travelling throughout the country.

Qualifications and skills

  • At least University Degree (for reference on equivalent qualifications see 1 EPSO website http://europa.eu/epso/doc/diplomes-fortheweb_en.pdf) in Education or Social sciences. In the absence of a University degree in Education or Social sciences then an equivalent general professional experience of 5 years of general professional experience above the minimum general professional experience requested below.

General professional experience

  • At least 10 years of relevant professional experience in the field of early childhood education and care and/or early child development and/or child protection and/or education and/or social policy.

Specific professional experience

  • At least 5 years of experience with design, management and/or implementation of quality improvement projects or programmes in early childhood education and care;
  • Proven experience in managing at least two long term (at least 12 months)

Should you be interested in the job opportunities above, please, contact international@multicontact.eu .

Title of the Project Raising the quality of pre-school education and care
Reference No EuropeAid/139823/IH/SER/MK
LOCATION North-Macedonia, Skopje
Start date September 2019
Duration 30 months
Estimated Timing March 2022
WORKING DAYS At least 350 working days
  • Key expert 2 will be responsible for organising and overseeing activities in component 1 and 2 of the project.

Qualification and Skills

  • At least University Degree in Early Childhood Education, Early Child Development, Pedagogy, Educational sciences or Teaching sciences (for reference on equivalent qualifications see 1 EPSO website http://europa.eu/epso/doc/diplomes-fortheweb_en.pdf).
  • In the absence of a University degree in Early Childhood Education, Early Child Development, Pedagogy, Educational sciences or Teaching sciences then an equivalent general professional experience of 5 years above the minimum general professional experience requested below is required.

General Professional Experience

  • At least 10 years of relevant professional experience in the field of early childhood education and care and/or early child development and/or child protection and/or education.

Specific professional experience

  • Minimum 5 (five) years of experience in professional and career development of pre-school staff;
  • Proven experience of at least 2 years with teaching/in-service training or coaching adult learners/professionals (e.g. mentor coaching, peer-to-peer coaching, supervising).

Should you be interested in the job opportunities above, please, contact international@multicontact.eu .

Title of the Project Raising the quality of pre-school education and care
Reference No EuropeAid/139823/IH/SER/MK
LOCATION North-Macedonia, Skopje
Start date September 2019
Duration 30 months
Estimated Timing March 2022

Qualification and Skills

  • A University Degree (where a university degree has been awarded on completion of a minimum of 3 years of study in a university or equivalent institution) or 5 years of general experience above the minimum relevant experience requested in the field.

General Professional Experience

  • All experts shall have the relevant experience in the field of the activity foreseen and an excellent command in English.
  • For Senior non-key experts, the minimum experience which shall be required is: At least 7 years relevant experience in the field of the activity.
  • For Junior non-key experts, the minimum experience which shall be required is: At least 3 years relevant experience in the field of the activity.

Should you be interested in the job opportunities above, please, contact international@multicontact.eu .

Ukraine

Title of the Project „Further support to implementation of EU-Ukraine Association Agreement in transport sector and of the National Transport Strategy in Ukraine”
Reference No EuropeAid/140022/DH/SER/UA
LOCATION UKRAINE
Start date November 2019
Duration 36 months
Estimated Timing November 2022
WORKING DAYS at least 550 working days

 

Description of the tasks

  • The Team Leader will lead the implementation of all the components and retain the leadership and capacity of overall coordination, communication as well as the quality control of the project’s outputs and outcomes. The Team Leader will be part of and will manage the team of experts, organize all aspects of the technical project work, ensure good communication with the project partners and Contracting Authority. All key experts will report to him on the implementation of the component they lead respectively. In addition, he will be mainly responsible for the activities related to the strategic document development.

 Qualifications and skills

  • University degree in transport /transport engineering/ industrial / civil engineering or a relevant, directly related discipline, or equivalent. Diploma could be replaced by 5 years of relevant experience (in addition to the years required as general professional experience);
  • excellent leadership skills and excellent writing abilities;
  • very good knowledge of English;
  • full computer literacy;
  • knowledge of Ukrainian/Russian would be andvantage

 General professional experience:

  • at least 7 years and preferably 15 years of general professional experience in transport field.

Specific professional experience

  • At least 4 years and preferably 10 years of experience in EU transport legislation;
  • at least 3 successful assignments as a team leader in managing transport capacity building technical assistance projects with a budget of each contract of at least 1 MEURO;
  • experience in EaP and/or pre-accession countries is considered as advantage.
Title of the Project „Further support to implementation of EU-Ukraine Association Agreement in transport sector and of the National Transport Strategy in Ukraine”
Reference No EuropeAid/140022/DH/SER/UA
LOCATION UKRAINE
Start date November 2019
Duration 36 months
Estimated Timing November 2022
WORKING DAYS at least 500 working days

Qualifications and skills:

  • University degree in law, preferably with a specialisation in transport or similar fields;
  • very good knowledge of English;
  • Working knowledge of Ukrainian/Russian is considered as advantage.

 General professional experience

  • At least 8 years and preferably 15 years of general professional experience in law;

Specific professional experience

  • At least 4 years and preferably 10 years of experience in EU maritime transport;
  • at least 3 years and preferably 8 years of experience in transposition of EU transport legislation into the national legislation;

experience in EaP and/or pre-accession countries is considered as advantage.

Title of the Project „Further support to implementation of EU-Ukraine Association Agreement in transport sector and of the National Transport Strategy in Ukraine”
Reference No EuropeAid/140022/DH/SER/UA
LOCATION UKRAINE
Start date November 2019
Duration 36 months
Estimated Timing November 2022
WORKING DAYS at least 250 working days

 

Qualifications and skills:

  • University degree in the field of /transport/transport engineering / industrial / civil engineering or a relevant, directly related discipline, or equivalent. Diploma could be replaced by 5 years of relevant experience (in addition to the years required as general professional experience);
  • very good knowledge of English;
  • full computer literacy;
  • working knowledge of Ukrainian/Russian is considered as advantage.

General professional experience

  • At least 6 years and preferably 12 years of general professional experience in transport field;

Specific professional experience

  • at least 4 years and preferably 10 years of experience in preparation and/or implementation of road safety programmes;
  • at least 3 years and preferably 8 years of experience with EU road safety legislation;
  • experience in EaP and/or pre-accession countries is considered as advantage.
Title of the Project „Further support to implementation of EU-Ukraine Association Agreement in transport sector and of the National Transport Strategy in Ukraine”
Reference No EuropeAid/140022/DH/SER/UA
LOCATION UKRAINE
Start date November 2019
Duration 36 months
Estimated Timing November 2022
WORKING DAYS at least 150 working days

Qualification and skills

  • University degree in economics, business administration, logistics, engineering or a relevant, directly related discipline, or equivalent. Diploma could be replaced by 5 years of relevant experience (in addition to the years required as general professional experience);
  • very good knowledge of English;
  • full computer literacy;
  • working knowledge of Ukrainian/Russian is considered as advantage.

General professional experience

  • At least 8 years and preferably 15 years of general experience in the logistics field.

Specific professional experience

  • At least 4 and preferably 10 years of experience in multimodal logistics projects;
  • at least 3 years and preferably 8 years of working experience with EU legislation in the transport sector.
Title of the Project „Further support to implementation of EU-Ukraine Association Agreement in transport sector and of the National Transport Strategy in Ukraine”
Reference No EuropeAid/140022/DH/SER/UA
LOCATION UKRAINE
Start date November 2019
Duration 36 months
Estimated Timing November 2022
WORKING DAYS at least 350 working days

The indicative list of expertise required for the non – key experts is provided as follows:

  • Legal expert with knowledge of national and EU legislation;
  • institutional capacity building expert;
  • road transport expert;
  • maritime expert;
  • training expert;
  • stakeholder’s involvement and PR expert.

The experts will be graded as senior/junior and their fees should be in accordance with their grade.

To qualify as senior expert he/she must comply with the following requirements:

Qualifications and skills

A bachelor degree (where a university/academic degree has been awarded on completion of four years of study in a university or equivalent institution).

Professional experience

  • A minimum of 5 years of relevant working experience;
  • technical knowledge and experience of national transport environment and practices is appreciated since national technical expertise in the respective transport areas is an added value for implementation of the project activities.

Experts not matching those criteria will be considered as junior experts.

All experts must be independent and free from conflicts of interest in the responsibilities accorded to them.

Should you be interested in the job opportunities above, please, contact international@multicontact.eu


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