Team leader/Key expert 1 (KE 1): Public procurement expert (420 WDs)

Team Leader in Ukraine (1 vacancy)
  • Registration deadline: 2020/09/14
  • Contracting company: Eptisa Servicios de Ingeniería S.L.
  • Reference: TL - PPE - Ukraine


Eptisa Servicios de Ingeniería, S.L, a leading European consultancy firm, has been shortlisted for the project: EuropeAid/140597/DH/SER/UA SUPPORT TO THE PUBLIC PROCUREMENT REFORM IN UKRAINE which is expected to start on January 2021 with a duration of 24 months.

Minimum requirements

Qualifications and skills

· University Degree in law, political science, economics, public administration, finance, accountancy, auditing or other relevant subject or a minimum of 10 years of professional experience relevant to the duties in ToR (on top of years and experience as described under General professional experience);

· Fluency in written and oral English. Knowledge of Ukrainian and/or Russian at the level of B2 is a distinct advantage.

· Excellent analytical and communication skills;

· Proven track record in leadership, change management; and in delivering results.

General professional experience

· Minimum 10 years of professional experience in the area of public finance management

Specific professional experience

· Minimum 7 years of professional experience in public procurement (PP);

· Proven experience of PP capacity building programmes funded by international donors (demonstrated by participation as a long-term expert - minimum of 170 working days in total in one project- in at least 2 such projects);

· Good knowledge of EU public procurement legislation and legal approximation to EU norms (demonstrated by expert participation in the last 5 years in at least 2 capacity building PP projects in/with EU member states /EU candidate countries /EU Neighbourhood Policy countries with EU Association Agreement);

· Experience as a team leader in at least 1 PP project funded by international donors and providing advisory and/or technical assistance;

· Good knowledge of public administration (demonstrated by employment of at least 3 years of mid-level management position in a public administration body);

· Experience with current public procurement system in Ukraine (demonstrated by expert participation in at least 2 capacity building PP projects, and preferably more than 2, in Ukraine in the last five years) will be an asset.

Candidates must be independent and free from conflicts of interest in the responsibilities he/she takes on. Candidates must be able to provide diplomas and working certificates for the experiences included in their CVs. Only candidates matching all the minimum requirements will be contacted. If you are interested in the assignment kindly send your updated CV in EU template.

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