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Call for team leader candidates for a GIZ Project in Somalia

Call for team leader candidates for a GIZ Project in Somalia
Education and Employment Promotion
Name of project:
Reconstruction of vocational education and training in Somalia
Task description:

- Overall responsibility for the Project

- Ensuring the consistency and complementarity of the contractor's services with other achievements of the programme at local, regional and national level

- Design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of measures for Capacity development of the local partners in the advisory packages

- Development of a concept and its implementation for education and training by teachers at vocational schools in Somalia.

- Development and implementation of a concept for training 48 local Master trainers for the qualification of 240 teachers (including training and coaching)

- Consideration of cross cutting issues (e.g. equal rights of genders)

- Personnel management, in particular identification of the need for short-term assignments within the available budget, as well as planning and control of operations, and Supervision of the local and international short-term experts

- Ensure impact monitoring

- Regular and timely reporting

- Responsibility for controlling the use of funds and financial planning in consultation with the person responsible (AV) at GIZ

- Support of the AV in updating and/or adapting the concept of the project, in evaluations and in the preparation of a follow-up phase

- Ensure contacts with other donors


- Education (2.1.1): Relevant university degree (diploma/master's degree) in social sciences, economics, engineering or education, or second-degree state examination with vocational pedagogical focus.

- Language (2.1.2): Business fluent in English and German

- General professional experience (2.1.3): 15 years of professional experience in the vocational training sector

- Specific professional experience (2.1.4): 10 years' work experience in cooperation with the private sector (industry, the business community) and teacher training and further training

- Leadership experience/management (2.1.5): 6 years of leadership experience as team leader in projects or at vocational schools or as a manager in companies

- Regional experience (2.1.6): 5 years of experience in Europe and in projects in the region Africa, thereof 2 years in projects in the Arab context

- DC experience (2.1.7): 6 years of experience in development cooperation projects

- Other (2.1.8): Hostile Environment Awareness Training (H.E.A.T), experiences in fragile contexts.

Project start date:
Project end date:
15 months
Contact person:
First name:
Last name:
Phone name:
+49-6172-930 420
Email name:
Department name:
Education and Employment Promotion
Address name:

Hindenburgring 18
61348 Bad Homburg