Team Leader (Albania Water and Wastewater Project)


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The purpose of this Contract is to support the Ministry of Infrastructure and Energy and the AKUM to perform their roles for the planning, management and implementation of water-sector investment responsibilities. This will require a Contractor to provide technical knowledge, experience and hands-on assistance to the staff within the institutions and support their strategic planning activities.
The Contracting Authority will be the Ministry of Infrastructure and Energy of the Republic of Albania represented by the National Agency of Water Supply, Sewerage and Waste Infrastructure.

The TL position is expected to provide technical support on strategic and investment planning, capacity building, team management, quality control of STE results and reporting.

Qualifications required

Only the experts meeting the set criteria will be shortlisted and contacted.

Master degree in the field of engineering or economics. Additional post-graduate degree in management with duration of at least one academic year would be considered as an advantage.

Professional experience required

Post-graduate professional experience of at least 15 years in the engineering/infrastructure sector and EU Member State experience for at least 2 years out of the minimum general professional experience. Prior experience from Albania would be a strong preference.
Experience in a management position involving leading of a team of experts dealing with development of project documentation for at least two (2) major infrastructure projects (investment costs of at least 10 M euros per project) financed from the EU budget, EU MS budget, EU MS development bank or from a multilateral IFI loans carried out in the EU, accession or pre-accession countries;
Experience as an expert responsible for the preparation of key technical documentation such as feasibility studies and/or cost-benefit analysis and/or technical project designs for infrastructure projects in the water and environmental sector would be required. Experience with development and implementation of capacity development programs would be considered as an advantage.


Project Duration 30 months (Input Estimate 400 work days)


July 2020

Deadline For Applications