Call for expression of interest

01. June 2018. | Belgrade

Call for expression of interest

The Ministry of European Integration of the Government of the Republic of Serbia, as Contracting Authority, launches call for expression of the interest for the assessment of the project proposals received under the:

•      2nd Call for Proposals of the Interreg - IPA Cross-Border Cooperation Programme Bulgaria - Serbia for the financial perspective 2014-2020 (reference: CCI Number: 2014TC16I5CB007)

The potential Candidates have to meet the following requirements set as minimum:

Qualifications and skills:

  • university degree of at least four years university course;
  • excellent knowledge of English language, while knowledge of local languages will be considered as an advantage;
  • knowledge of Bulgarian and Serbian legislation in the relevant field will be considered as an advantage;
  • computer literacy;
  • good analytical and drafting skills;
  • willingness to travel to the neighboring countries, if required.

General professional experience:

  • have minimum five years of general professional experience after university degree.

Specific professional experience:

  • have a minimum three years of relevant working experience with EU funded programmes and projects;
  • have a minimum two years proven experience in sectors relevant to the thematic priorities and specific objectives of the Call for proposal;
  • have a previous experience in project proposal assessment of EU funded progammes and projects or other donors in the Western Balkan countries and related calls for proposals will be considered as an advantage;
  • have a good knowledge of INTERREG IPA CBC Programmes in the Western Balkan countries will also be an advantage.

The objective of this call for expressions of interest is to set up a list of interested candidates.

Once the list is drawn up the Contracting Authority may select and invite qualified candidates to participate in interview. The conditions for the later participation and the selection of the successful candidates are specified in the detailed “Terms of Reference for experts ("assessors") to assist in the evaluation of grant applications received in the framework of the call for proposals” (reference: CCI Number: 2014TC16I5CB007).

If you are interested in participating in the subject call for expression of interest, please send an email to the functional mailbox of the Department for cross-border and transnational cooperation programmes and cooperation with local and regional authorities and organizations for more efficient use of funds: with attached in prescribed format CV in English language.

When sending an e-mail please indicate the following reference in the subject line: "Expression of interest - reference: CCI Number: 2014TC16I5CB007". Please also indicate your contact details (phone/cell phone number, e-mail address if different from the address of submission, postal address).

All interested parties who have submitted the above mentioned data by 12:00 on 06/07/2018 will be included in the list.

N.B. Inclusion on the list does not commit the Contracting Authority to invite potential candidate to participate in interview.