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SOFRECO is a highly international company in terms of its clients, its partners, the nationalities of its experts, its headquarters staff and its presence in numerous countries.

Our clients

We have three types of clients: governments, administrations and public bodies; public and private companies; multilateral and bilateral development funding agencies.

Our teams

SOFRECO employs several hundred senior and junior experts of various nationalities, the vast majority of whom are technical specialists

Junior Key expert 4 – Data manager, Multi zones (Europe)

Multi zones (Europe)
Advisory Services for Resilient Agri-Food System

Advisory Services for Resilient Agri-Food System

Mission which should start on 01/11/2019 (for 4 years) and will require frequent travel to Brussels and potentially to other regions where the European Commission is active. The expert must be based in Europe and be able to be in Brussels at short notice (24-48 hours).

The purpose of the advisory of the services is to provide SMART services to support the EU actions in FNSSA-related areas in thematic and geographic programmes, ultimately contributing to poverty eradication, sustainable development and economic growth.

This contract is mostly about technical assistance that will be provided in line with the Commission's commitments to the aid effectiveness principles on alignment, harmonisation and coordination, as well as with the EU backbone strategy on technical assistance guidelines. Ensuring policy coherence of DEVCO C1 actions and policy guidance will be at the core of the assistance.

The TA-experts team is made of :

  • Key expert 1 - Team Leader - FNSSA policies expert, overall coordination of the advisory service - estimated 120/130 working days/year
  • Senior Key expert 2 - Economics and public finance expert - estimated 95/105 working days/year
  • Senior Key expert 3 - Knowledge Sharing and Communication Cluster - estimated 95/105 working days per year
  • Junior Key expert 4 - Data manager - estimated 70/90 working days per year

 Junior Key expert 4 - Data manager - estimated 70/90 working days per year

Qualifications and skills

  • A university degree in FNSSA-related issues or in knowledge management, or in communication science or any related discipline or the equivalent relevant professional experience;  
  • Fluent in written and spoken English and French;
  • Knowledge of Arabic, Spanish and/or Portuguese will be an asset;
  • Fully computer literate, proficient user of Microsoft Office and good understanding of database use and management;
  • Good writing and communication skills.

General professional experience

  • At least 5 years of professional experience in developing countries;

Specific professional experience

  • At least 2 years of professional experience in data management, data analysis or any relevant field
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