NKE12. Communication & Information and logistics (JUNIOR)

Junior Expert in Africa (1 vacancy)
  • Registration deadline: 2019/07/10
  • Contracting company: Eptisa, Servicios de ingeniería, S.L.
  • Reference: NKE12 - SE4ALL



NKE12. Communication & Information and logistics (JUNIOR)


The place of work will be the premise of the African Union in Addis Ababa, short-term missions in Africa , as well as the home-base of the expert


Sustainable Energy for All (SE4ALL)



Support to AUC for the implementation, coordination and monitoring of the Electricity Harmonization Regulatory Strategy and Action Plan

Overall objective of this mission:

Development of a harmonized electricity market in Africa by supporting the AUC/Department of Infrastructure and Energy (DIE) in implementing and monitoring actions foreseen in the adopted Electricity Harmonization Regulatory Strategy and Action Plan.

Specific Role of this position:

  • Drafts communication material and sets up and executes the dissemination plan.
  • Planning and managing all logistics issues for meetings, workshops and study tours
  • Assisting participants with VISA applications, if needed.
  • Booking and paying for all logistical items for travel, accommodation, and subsistence.
  • Assisting NKE1
  • Contribution to the development of the Deliverables under the guidance of the Team Leader


Total number of working days* 95

Home based wd 35

missions and traveling wd 60

*total nº of working days estimated to be confirmed by EC

** Public holidays and weekends are not considered to be performed unless, prior agreement of the delegation or DEVCO C6 is required prior to the delivery of these days.

Début End of July (tentative)

Minimum requirements

Qualification and skills

  • University degree in a relevant discipline, preferably at Master's level;
  • Fluency in both written and spoken English is essential;
  • Residing in Addis Ababa is required

Professional experience

  • At least seven (7) years of experience in preparing relevant material, i.e. press releases, summary of proceedings, workshop outcome documents;
  • At least seven (7) years of experience in organizing workshops, seminars, training sessions or other events is an asset
  • Experience in Africa or in other similar contexts is a significant asset
  • Knowledge of French and/or Portuguese is an advantage.

Other skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Demonstrated experience in facilitating dialogue and participatory processes.

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