Investment Support Facility (ISF) for EU-Nepal Trade
and Investment Programme
One long-term expert
Objectifs / Objectives
The purposes of this contract are as follows:
- Increased trade and participation in regional and global value-chains; 2. Improved investment climate for attracting Foreign Direct Investment; 3. Improved trade and investment coordination strategy elaborated and agreed between country partners and development partners.
profil / profile
Qualification et compétences / Qualification & skills
- Master degree in Trade, Economics, Management, International Development or equivalent experience of 15 years;
- Strong coordination and communication skills to link technical and conceptual aspects of cooperation projects and facilitate stakeholder interaction;
- Excellent English expression both orally and in writing;
- Strong management and excellent leadership skills;
- Sensitivity to / knowledge of South Asia economy, culture and customs.
Expérience professionelle générale / General professional experience
- At least 5 years of relevant international senior level management experience in a large organisation of the public or private sector. A longer experience is an asset.
- At least 10 years of relevant international experience working in development cooperation, specifically Trade and Investment.
Expérience professionelle spécifique / Specific professional experience
- At least 5 years in project management or coordination, including project planning and progress monitoring in developing countries, including working on Trade and Investment, a longer experience is an asset;
- Proven experience as a team leader on a long term assignment involving multiple stakeholders (over 12 months) in the last 5 years, a longer experience is an asset;
- Previous experience of working in EU Preferential Trade Agreements (including EBA, GSP, GSP+) and EUs External Investment Plans (blending, guarantees and investment climate) will be an asset.
- At least one year of proven experience of management of short-term expertise. Experience longer than one year is an asset;
- Previous experience in Nepal or South/South-East Asia would be an asset.
- Experience in green finance / green economy would be an asset.
- Experience in trade and investment projects promoting gender equality and social inclusion would be an asset.
Nombre total de jours travaillés / Total working days
660 WD – 36 months
Période de la mission / Period of the assignment
Dec. 2020 - Dec. 2023
Date de début / Starting day
It is expected that the work will be performed starting December 2020 at latest. However, exact starting date will be agreed at a later stage