Expertise in education, training and labour market sectors (44000)

Uzbekistan | Turkmenistan | Tajikistan | Kyrgyzstan | Kazakhstan | Ukraine | Russian Federation | Moldova | Georgia | Belarus | Azerbaijan | Armenia | Tunisia | Syrian Arab Republic | Palestinian Territory, Occupied | Morocco | Libya | Lebanon | Jordan | Israel | Egypt | Algeria | Turkey | Serbia | Montenegro | Macedonia (FYROM) | Kosovo | Iceland | Bosnia and Herzegovina | Albania
Apply by 30 January 2018
Senior-level , Short-term contract assignment
Posted on 19 June 2014

Job Description

Contract title: Provision of expertise to support the European Training Foundation initiatives for human resource development.

Transtec has signed a four-year (2014-2018) service contract with the European Training Foundation (ETF) based in Turin, Italy for the provision of (1) expertise in:

  • Qualifications and qualification systems;
  • Quality in VET;
  • Learning and teaching in VET;
  • Governance in education and training;
  • Employment and employability;
  • Migration and skills;
  • Entrepreneurship and enterprise skills;
  • Innovation and VET.;

And this in the (2) key areas :

  • EU programming and project cycle including sector approaches and budget support;
  • Development of methodologies, tools and instruments to deliver functions and capacity building;
  • ETF priority themes;

For one or more of the (3) following functions:

  • Support to the European Union;
  • Capacity building;
  • Policy analysis;
  • Dissemination and Networking;

Specific terms of reference (TOR) for specific missions are sent by the ETF to Transtec along with a Request for Offer (RfO) before experts are selected. For each specific assignment ETF may require one or more expert(s).

The services may be implemented at a thematic, country, regional or cross-regional level and may require country-specific experience or knowledge. In many cases, selected experts will work within a team of ETF and/or other external experts and their work may constitute a component of a wider project containing other activities and a number of stakeholders.

Expert(s) may be asked to work from home, Turin, or a given EU/partner country (ies).

Experts in possession of the above mentioned (1: expertise) + (2: key areas) + (3:functions) and with expertise in one of more of the partner countries could send us their CV for inclusion in our ETF roster of consultants by registering their profile online via our website and by sending us their application via Devex

Kindly note this announcement is a general call and is not a request for a specific mission / assignment.

All further inquiries could be addressed to Ms Asel Omoeva, ETF Project Manager. Email:

About the Organization

Transtec puts an emphasis on development processes, acting as a virtuous circle to reach the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). Working with local actors and the international community, we deliver quality, context-driven development solutions across the intervention cycle - breaking poverty and building prosperous stable communities.

We are committed to making a difference by ensuring that aid effectiveness constitutes the single and most important focus in our interventions. This is achieved by incorporating Quality Assurance mechanisms at each phase of project and programme implementation and ensuring compliance with requested standards and expected results. In doing so, we build on our 30 years of Knowledge Management maintained by our personnel, projects, programmes and experiences.

We hence provide a full range of high level technical services in project and programme design and management, framework contracts, long term agreements management and cutting edge monitoring and evaluation solutions to multilateral partner organisations including the European Investment Bank, the United Nations (UNDEF, UNHCR, WFP, UNICEF, UNDP), the World Bank, the African Development Bank, and national official development agencies including the UK Department for International Development (DfID), the Belgian Technical Cooperation (BTC), the French Agency for Development (AFD), the Danish International Development Agency (DANIDA), the Swedish International Development Cooperation (SIDA) and the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCA).

We are constantly searching for innovative and creative solutions that will support our interventions.

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