Management Development Associates (MDA) is a consulting company based in Kosovo.

As per January 2017, pending SDC approval, we are seeking for a result-oriented – PROJECT OFFICER (F/M) 100%.

Enhancing Youth Employment – EYE project Phase 2.

The Enhancing Youth Employment (EYE) is a Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) project implemented by Helvetas and MDA. The project supports to increase the employment opportunities of young women and men going out from schools and universities by facilitating their transition from school to work. The project applies the market systems development (MSD) approach and will be working with public and private sectors, in education, media and matching labour supply and demand.

MAIN TASKS

Your main responsibility is to participate in the analysis and evaluation of constraints in market sectors. Specifically, the Project Officer will contribute in designing and implementation of sector strategies. It is expected that Project Officer will manage project interventions & monitor impact in labour market/youth employment and follow up sector market developments. As a member of the project team, Project Officer will also participate in compiling and review of project reports. Project Officer will report directly to the Project Manager.

YOUR QUALIFICATIONS

  • University degree or Masters. in business administration, economics, or related socio-economic subjects,
  • At least 3 years of work experience.
  • Strong communication, analytical and presentation skills
  • Experience in the private sector in Kosovo is an advantage
  • Strong motivation and self- organized
  • Excellent report writing and communication skills,
  • Languages: English and Serbian advanced knowledge in both written and oral form.

WE OFFER YOU

Attractive working conditions in small and dynamic teams.
We look forward to receiving your CV, motivation letter, references and diplomas by 02 December 2016.

Please send your electronic application to [email protected], titled “PO application for EYE phase 2”. Other methods of communication are not encouraged and may disqualify you from this opportunity.

MDA encourages especially candidates  from ethnic minorities in Kosovo to apply.