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SOFRECO worldwide

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

Experts in cross-cultural development - CCI, multi European Union

multi European Union
Cross-sectoral cooperation and innovation within Creative and Cultural Industries
- practices, opportunities and policies within the area of the Northern Dimension Partnership on Culture

Global objective

Global objective of the mapping study is to facilitate efforts of NDPC to contribute to the improvement of operating conditions and strengthen sustainable cross-innovative cooperation in the CCI field throughout the ND region.

The mapping study should increase the visibility of the NDPC in the Partner Countries, both among the policy makers and civil society. It will also contribute to the implementation of the NDPC Strategy 2021-2024 and beyond.

At least one Category I expert  - min 80 man/days

At least one Category II expert  - min 100 man/days

At least one Category III expert / Moderator - min 35 man/days


Qualifications and skills(minimum requirements)

  • Each team member should have at least a Master's Degree Academic level in areas relevant to the study. In the absence of a Master's Degree, an equivalent professional experience of at least 4 years in addition to the general professional experience specified below is required.
  • Proven knowledge of quantitative and qualitative research methodologies.
  • Wide experience in cultural and creative industries as well as in CCI cross-sectoral cooperation.
  • Fluency in both spoken and written English. Working level of Russian will be considered an advantage.
  • Computer literacy and good report writing skills.

General professional experience

  • Category I : At least 12 years of experience in the field of CCI (policy development, CCI education and research, cross innovation).
  • Category II: At least 6 years of experience in the field of CCI (policy development, CCI education and research, cross innovation).
  • Category III; At least 3 years of experience in the field of events management.

Specific professional experience

  • Proven  experience in consulting, research.
  • Proven  experience in international cooperation projects / programmes in the ENI East countries.
  • At least 3 projects of similar nature in the field of cultural and creative industries, development of creative industries, its cross sectoral impact, innovation and spillover effect.
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