Consulting - Engineering - Training
References by geographical area
References by field of expertise
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

Key Expert - Employment of Youth, Jordan

Short or long-term
Youth Inclusion in Jordan's Development Process.

SOFRECO is looking for a key expert in employment for its EU-funded project in Jordan "Technical Assistance to the Ministry of Youth and Ministry of Labour". The Employment Expert is responsible for implementation and coordination of activities related to the employment of youth ad their inclusion in the labor market. She/He will operate in a full coordination with the Team Leader and other team members. 


Qualifications and skills 

  • At least Master’s degree in a discipline relevant to the assignment or, in its absence, a minimum of 5 years' experience additional to the general professional experience required below; 
  • Fluency in English (written and spoken); 
  • Computer literacy; 
  • Knowledge of Arabic language will be an asset.   

General professional experience 

  • A minimum of 10 years of general professional experience;  
  • A minimum of 7 years of experience linked to employment.

Specific professional experience 

  • Experience of at least one year in the implementation of development cooperation projects in the above-mentioned areas;
  • Knowledge of approaches and methodologies for analysing skills mismatches and anticipation of skills demands, proven by the list of assignments and papers/or analytical studies; 
  • Working experience in the area relevant to the assignment in the EU or EU Programme beneficiary countries and in the MENA region will be an advantage;  
  • Experience in capacity development programmes will be an advantage;  
  • Experience in supervising a team and/or leading a research/policy initiatives will be an advantage.


SOFRECO references:
92-98, boulevard Victor Hugo - 92115 CLICHY Cedex - FRANCE - Tel. +