Junior expert for thematic evaluation on Judiciary and fundamental rights, Turkey

Closing date:  08 Nov 2011

The Bureau for Institutional Reform and Democracy (BiRD) is looking for an excellent junior evaluation expert for a short-term mission under the Lot 7 FWC in Turkey.

Lot 7: Thematic evaluation on Judiciary and fundamental rights in Turkey
Starting period: January 2012 Duration: 70 w/d Location: The desk research will be performed at the consultant's offices. The field research is expected to take place in Brussels and Turkey. Deadline for submission of CVs: 08/11/2011

Global objective This is a thematic evaluation of EU pre-accession assistance in the areas of judiciary and fundamental rights in Turkey (chapter 23 of the acquis communataire). The primary objective of the evaluation is to provide findings and recommendations to assist the Enlargement Directorate General of the European Commission (DG ELARG) in improving the programming and implementation of EU pre-accession assistance in the area of political criteria and judiciary, and fundamental rights in Turkey. The evaluation will cover the assistance deployed from 2004 to 2009. The evaluation will assess the performance of financial assistance in achieving its objectives, and namely, its relevance, efficiency, effectiveness, impact and sustainability.

Junior Evaluation Expert:
Required profile The minimum qualifications of the expert include: • Minimum of 3 years post degree relevant professional experience in evaluation, project cycle management, sound financial management audit, monitoring or academic research. • Fluent in Turkish
Professional experience in addition to the minimum requirements which will be considered an asset includes: • 3 years of professional experience in evaluation of EU pre-accession assistance; • 3 years of experience in activities and/or projects that involved transposition and/or enforcement of judiciary and fundamental rights acquis; • Professional experience in the area of the Judiciary; • Professional experience in the area of the Fundamental Rights; • Professional experience in Turkey.

Please send your application, including CV and if possible a short coverletter, to the following address: jobs@birdmunich.de
How to apply: 
Applications and updated CV should be submitted to jobs@birdmunich.de