Expert 4: National Employment Qualification Advisor (440 working days)

Posted on:
8 Jun, 2022
Application by:
30 Jun, 2022
Project status:
Expression of interest
Project title:
81283887 - Female Leadership, Masterclassed in TVET and EmploymentQualification Measures
Period of project:
December 2022 – December 2024
Duration of assignment:
up to 440 Working days
Duty station:
Addis Ababa
Job code:
ESE-ETH22GIZ0141/ 4

Project description

GFA Consulting Group GmbH (Germany) in association with NIRAS Sweden (Sweden/Ethiopia) is participating in three project tenders in Ethiopia under the Sustainable Training and Education Programme (STEP) financed by GIZ with the implementing partner Ministry of Labour and Skills.
The consortium GFA-NIRAS is looking for experts for the following project:
Female Leadership, Masterclasses in TVET and Employment Qualification Measures in Ethiopia. This project aims to develop and implement further training and leadership measures for TVET staff, management and stakeholders as well as employment qualification measures for TVET graduates, job seekers and informally self-employed workers. It also includes the development and implementation of female leadership and innovation training and TVET Masterclass as well as development and implementation of four employment qualification measures.

Job description

  • Overall coordination of WP 2
  • Provide training in one of the employment qualification measures in WP2
  • Ensuring involvement of and align implementation with the relevant stakeholders in the project, such as public authorities, public and private TVET institutions, training providers, the private sector, etc.
  • Contribution to the impact-oriented monitoring in close collaboration with the STEP M&E team
  • Based in Addis Ababa


  • Education/training (2.4.1): University degree (master or equivalent) e.g. Engineer/Master of Arts in one of the four STEP sectors, namely automotive, electrotechnology, building construction or hotel and tourism
  • Languages (2.4.2): Knowledge of English, C1, and Amharic, C2 in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages
  • General professional experience (2.4.3): 7 years of professional experience in the TVET sector
  • Specific professional experience (2.4.4): 5 years of professional experience in one of the four STEP sectors, namely automotive, electrotechnology, building construction or hotel and tourism
  • Leadership/management experience (2.4.5): – not applicable –
  • Regional experience (2.4.6): – not applicable –
  • Development cooperation (DC) experience (2.4.7): 2 years of experience working in DC projects
  • Other (2.4.8): – not applicable –
Applications should be send accompanied by an up-to-date CV to:

Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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