Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Rural Development in Kosovo (MAFRD)
Project Title: Agriculture and Rural Development Project (ARDP)
IDA, Credit No 60170- XK
The Agriculture and Rural Development Project (ARDP) is implemented by the MAFRD through an IDA loan agreement with the Government of Kosovo to help the MAFRD in improving institutional capacity and to help improve productivity of and access to markets by project beneficiaries in the horticulture and livestock subsectors of Kosovo. In this regard the aim is to assist the Government of Kosovo in its efforts towards programming and implementing the Rural Development Grant Program and develop institutional capacity towards the European Union’s IPARD requirements.
To ensure effective preparation and implementation of the ARDP, the MAFRD is seeking
Consultants in the following positions bellow to fulfill its vacancies within the Rural Development Policies Department/Managing Authority, according to the Financing Agreement 60170-XK;
- Officer for the Technical Assistance and Trainings and Innovation and Knowledge transfer Measure (grade 8).
- Senior officer for agri-environment-climate and organic farming measure and establishment and protection of forests (grade 8).
- Officer for the national rural network and other social partners for the preparation of ARDP (grade 8).
- Senior officer support for the setting up of producer groups and of financial measures (grade 8).
The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Rural Development now invites eligible candidates to indicate their interest in providing the Services for any of the positions below.
Interested candidates should provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualifications, skills and relevant experience to perform the Services.
Selection of Consultants will be conducted in accordance with the Individual Consultant (IC) method set out in World Bank’s Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants [under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants] by World Bank Borrowers dated January 2011 (“Consultant Guidelines”)
Expressions of interest must be delivered electronically to the email below by May 5, 2021 at 12:00. Please send your application using the following subject line:
“Position Title (applicant’s name and surname)” to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The application file should include detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV) together with diplomas and any other documents that prove your work experience, in English language and supporting documents. The incomplete application files will be rejected. Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted for the interview.
Evaluation Criteria and shortlisting criteria are:
- General experience (Education) 30 points
- Specific Experience (Specific work experience) 50 points
- English language and computer operation 20 points
Further information can be obtained at the address below during office hours i.e. 08:00 to 16:00h.
Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development
Agriculture and Rural Development Project (ARDP)
Project Implementation Unit – PIU
Tel: +381 38 224 965