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Key expert 2: Senior Expert RBA and Gender Equality

Job duration

24 months part time

Job profile

Qualifications and skills

  • The senior expert will have at least a University degree (master degree) or equivalent of a relevant discipline related to this contract (such as social sciences, law, political science, administration and management, economics, development cooperation);
  • Excellent drafting, communication and management skills.

General professional experience

The senior expert must have at least 12 years of professional experience in the field of development cooperation, with a particular focus on human development, participatory approaches and cross-cutting issues, such as mainstreaming child rights, rights of persons with disabilities, rights of minorities…

Specific professional experience

The senior expert should have:

  • At least 6 years of professional experience of implementing a rights-based approach or gender equality mainstreaming in development cooperation;
  • A good knowledge of various EU aid implementation modalities (including the sector- and general budget support and/or global initiatives and joint programming);
  • A good knowledge of EU development cooperation procedures and instruments;
  • Field experience (at least 3 years) in a region covered by EU cooperation (Africa, Asia & Pacific, European Neighbourhood, Latin America & Caribbean).
  • Experience as a trainer on the RBA and (preferably)/or gender equality.