Technical Expert (Civil Engineer) at the (ECOWAS)
Technical Expert (Civil Engineer) at the (ECOWAS). As a matter of fact, The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) is a regional group of fifteen West African countries.
Also, Founded on 28 May 1975, with the signing of the Treaty of Lagos, its mission is to promote economic integration across the region.
We invite applications from suitably qualified candidates for the position below:
Job Title: Technical Expert (Civil Engineer) – Support to the Department of Infrastructure of the Ecowas Commission with Project Preparation, Contract Management and Development Partner Coordination
Infrastructure Department: Recruitment of a Technical Expert (Civil Engineer)
Source of Financing: ECOWAS Commission
The Consultant will be a high-level Specialist in implementing road engineering projects with a good knowledge of international projects. In addition, he/she must possess procurement skills in line with the procedures of multilateral donors, particularly AfDB and World Bank and have the following profile:
First of all, Hold a Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering, Transport Engineering, or any other Civil Engineering related Degree;
Also, Have a minimum of fifteen (15) years Civil Engineering practice preferably in West Africa, in the transport infrastructure sector;
Also, Have been involved in a similar position (Technical Assistance), in the implementation of two (2) cross-border/multinational road infrastructure projects covering feasibility, detailed design, supervision or construction works;
Proven ability to undertake project management activities including the preparation of terms of reference, procurement processes, contracting and contract management;
Also, Must have been at Technical Assistance position supporting a Public Sector institution in the implementation of a similar road study project;
Must have worked with, or consulted for an international organization in the area of technical assistance or key Expert in the area of transportation
Also, Must have proven experience in procurement under a transport infrastructure project financed by development partners such as the African Development Bank, World Bank and European Union;
Finally, Speak and write English or French very well with a working knowledge of the other.
The eligibility criteria, preparation of the shortlist, and the selection procedure shall comply with the ECOWAS Commissions Rules and Procedures for selecting, available on the ECOWAS’s website: http://www.ecowas.int
Application Closing Date
4:00 pm. (GMT+1), 25th March, 2019.
registered mail to:
Directorate of General Administration,
1st Floor of the ECOWAS Commission Headquarters,
Plot 101, Yakubu Gowon Crescent,
Asokoro District, Abuja,
- First of all, Interested Consultants can obtain further information and consult the Terms of Reference (TORs) at the address mentioned above during office hours: 8:00 am. to 12:00 noon (GMT+1) on working days.
- Also, The working languages shall be English and French.
- Also, Requests for further information or clarification and delivery of EOI could be sent to the Attention: Commissioner General Administration & Conference by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org with copies to: email@example.com , firstname.lastname@example.org , email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org