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Work type: Contract
Location: Kenya, United Kingdom
Tetra Tech is currently looking for a Team Leader and Policy Dialogue Expert to support a 3 year ‘EU-Kenya Dialogue Facility’ programme.
The project aims to improve sectoral and crosscutting dialogue between the EU and Kenya and plan for small actions/projects that inform and enrich this partnership and cooperation.
Key tasks include in particular:
Achievement of the project"s objectives and expected results;
Efficient coordination of project activities, including coordination and synergies with the implementation of the Joint Cooperation Strategy between EU and Kenya, and with the EU Delegation’s communication strategy;
Sound management of the budget entrusted to the PMU;
Communication around the EU-Kenyan Dialogue Facility under the guidance of the Contracting Authority, the Programme Steering Committee and the Executive Committee;
Administrative management of the PMU office; organisational and managerial aspects of the PMU for the Dialogue Facility
Reporting in line with the schedule under part 7. Oral reporting and participation in internal drafting sessions;
The Team Leader will be requested to perform under pressure with tight deadlines, to represent and present the work of the Dialogue Facility to the EU Delegation as well as to third parties, in the English language. He/she will maintain close contact with the Contracting Authority, the Programme Steering Committee and the Executive Committee.
Qualifications and skills:
Master"s degree in at least one of the following disciplines: economics, international relations, political science, public relations, or business administration. In the absence of a Master’s degree, a Bachelor’s degree in at least one the disciplines above and a total of 2 years in addition to the required General professional experience.
General professional experience:
At least 10 years of experience of team leading positions in the context of policy dialogue, ODA-funded projects, capacity building or the strengthening of diplomatic relations.
Specific professional experience:
At least 3 years’ uninterrupted working experience from being posted in low or middle income, or least developed countries is required (reference of countries as per OECD list);
Work experience in Sub-Saharan countries, is an asset;
Practical knowledge of Kenyan Government development policies is an asset;
Practical knowledge of EU policies for development cooperation and EU-Africa relations are assets.
How to Apply
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For further enquiries please contact us at TTIDE.People@tetratech.com and quote the title of the position.
Applications close: 07.04.2021
Tetra Tech International Development has a 40-year history in successfully delivering international development projects on behalf of donors around the world, including the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID), Foreign Commonwealth Office (FCO), and the European Union (EU). Our people are focused on improving lives by working side by side with local partners to support stability, economic growth, and good governance.
Tetra Tech International Development is part of Tetra Tech, a global family of experts providing international development services in over 13 key practice areas in over 100 countries around the world. Tetra Tech serves the major aid markets in the UK and Europe, as well as the U.S. Agency for International Development, the U.S. Department of State, Australia’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, and multilateral development banks.
Tetra Tech International Development has robust policies and guidelines which exemplify our commitment to safeguarding and technical excellence in gender equality. Our team of dedicated GEDSI advisers work closely with our staff and partners to ensure a context-specific and consistent approach is applied to all our programmes to improve the livelihoods of the world’s most marginalised groups.
Advertised: 01 Apr 2021 GMT Daylight Time
Applications close: 12 Apr 2021 (11:55 PM) GMT Daylight Time
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