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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.

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

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

Key Expert 3 - GIS expert, Nigeria (Enugu)

Nigeria (Enugu)
Cartography / mapping of existing Enugu urban water supply networks in Nigeria

The SOFRECO Consortium has been selected by the French Development Agency to provide consultancy services for cartography / mapping of existing Enugu urban water supply networks (AFD Support to 3rd National Urban Water Sector Reform Project). The assignment is expected to start as soon as possible, and has a duration of 5 months.

SOFRECO is currently looking for the key expert 3, specialized in GIS for a full-time positions during the entire length of the assignment (5 months). In addition, the GIS expert will be mobilize 1 month / year during 4 years in order to provide technical assistance and training to the client. The total input of KE3 is 9 p-m, including 3.5 p-m at home and 5.5 p-m on field. When he / she is on field, the Expert will be based in Enugu, in the office provided by the Enugu State Water Corporation.

The GIS expert will participe in the following tasks:

  • Kick-off and initial tasks;
  • Inventory of the existing water supply network and it's infrastructures;
  • Preparation of base maps;
  • Development of the GIS structure;
  • Cartography/Mapping of the network and building of the database;
  • Procurement of some GIS tools dedicated to the water supply system management;
  • Basic training of the Client in order to master main procedures related to the assignment;
  • Periodic technical assistance to the Client during 4 years.




The KE3's profile needs to match with the following selection criteria:

  • International experience;
  • Civil engineer or University Master degree (min 5 years);
  • High experience in designing, deploying and working with GIS environments;
  • Experience with water supply operators;
  • Experience with all aspects of GIS including database management;
  • At least 3 projects in cities of 100 000 inh. (2 min. in water supply - distribution / at least 1 in Africa);
  • Minimum 10 years of general experience;
  • Minimum 08 years of specific experience;
  • Experience in technical asset management dedicated to water supply.


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