KE3: Transport lawyer at local level expert (CAT II)Project: Technical assistance for preparation of the legislation for the rail sector

Department: Lot 2: Infrastructure, sustainable growth and jobs
Project Location(s): Albania
Education: Master’s degree or equivalent in Law
Compensation: 25 days

Global objectives

The global objective is to support the rail reform with drafting of implementing legislation deriving from the new Railway Code in order to pave the way for the unbundling of the incumbent Albanian Railways (HSH) from the infrastructure management and to set up an independent Safety Authority for investigation of railway accidents and incidents as well as a Regulatory Authority and a Railway Licensing Authority.

Specific objectives

Drafting relevant legislations on:

  • Rail Safety Authority;
  • Rail Infrastructure Authority;
  • Rail Undertaking Authority;
  • Rail Regulatory Authority;
  • Rail Licensing Authority;
  • Investigation of Accidents/Incidents Authority (jointly with maritime mode)

Expertise required

Qualifications and skills

  • Master’s degree or equivalent in Law Transport Engineering field
  • Fluent in English
  • Fluent in Albanian

General professional experience

  • At least 6 years of relevant professional experience in the formulation/drafting legislation

Specific professional experience

  • At least 3 years of professional experience in the formulation/drafting transport legislation sector