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Embassy of Iceland in Lilongwe

Embassy of Iceland looking for a short-term consultant

The Embassy of Iceland is looking to recruit a key consultant from January to end of May 2022 to conduct a feasibility study to assist the Embassy and stakeholders in the preparation of a new programme at a district level in Malawi. The consultancy is for an estimated 80 working days; from end of January to end of May 2022.

Interested candidates should send an expression of interest by 18 January 2022 to [email protected].

Interested parties should keep in mind some of the required expertise and qualifications needed for the work:  

  • Advanced university degree (Master´s degree) in a relevant discipline(s) (Social sciences, development studies, governance studies, political science, project management and or relevant social services sectors).
  • Minimum of 10 years of working experience within Malawi´s development policy context.
  • Extensive expertise, experience and knowledge in the area of decentralization efforts of the Government of Malawi and and the relevant policy landscape in Malawi.
  • Experience working with a wide range of stakeholders, especially government counterparts.
  • Extensive experience of programme formulation, monitoring and evaluation in  social services sectors.
  • Experience in youth, gender mainstreaming and climate and environment.
  • Good analytical skills.
  • Good facilitation skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.
  • Track record of professional integrity.
  • Ability to work independently under pressure and meet deadlines.

For further information see the Terms of Reference 


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