KE2: Public Finance Management Expert (Cat II)Technical assistance to further determine the institutional component of the "EU support programme to agriculture and small farm development in Ukraine"

Department: Lot 1: Sustainable management of natural resources and resilience
Project Location(s): Ukraine
Education: Master's Degree
Compensation: 35 wds

Global objective 

To contribute to a more inclusive and competitive growth-orientated agricultural sector, respectful of the environment, and thereby fight against impoverishment and depopulation of Ukrainian rural areas.

Specific objective 

To support the EU Delegation to Ukraine in further developing its envisaged support to the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food as per the terms of the support programme to agriculture and small farm development and notably finalise terms of reference for the envisaged service contract, as well as clear distribution of tasks between the Technical Assistance and the FAO.

Expertise required :

Qualifications and skills :

  • Master’s Degree in economics, public administration, public finance management, accountancy, auditing or some similar relevant subject, or at leat 8 years of professional experience in theses areas on top of the minimum years requested under General Professional Experience.

General professional experience : 

  • He/she should prove between 6 and 15 years of professional experience in public administration and/ or public finance management or similar relevant subject.

Specific professional experience :

  • He/she should prove between 3 and 5 years of professional experience in public financial management related information systems design, establishment, operation or monitoring ;
  • Experience in designing and delivering public financial management and budgetary processes training programmes for central administrations is considered as an asset ;
  • Previous experience on working on farm registers and the establishment / monitoring of farm payment agencies in EU member states or EU pre-accession / candidate countries is considered as an asset ;
  • Experience in EU pre-accession or candidate countries and/or countries covered by ENI, ENPI, IPA and PHARE Regulations is considered as an asset.

Language skills : 

  • Fluent in both written and spoken English ;
  • Working knowledge of Russian and or/ Ukrainian language is considered as an asset.