Development worker for the municipality of Sokodé on the development and implementation of municipal partnerships

DISPOSITIF ALLEMAND, 24 MOIS, TOGO

As a federal enterprise, GIZ supports the German Government in achieving its objectives in the field of international cooperation for sustainable development.

With the dispatch of qualified specialists as development workers, GIZ contributes to the sustainable improvement of living conditions of people in developing and transition countries.

As a federal enterprise, GIZ supports the German Government in achieving its objectives in the field of international cooperation for sustainable development.

Job description

As experts with specific professional training, GIZ development workers are active as advisors (m/f/d) in partner countries of the German international cooperation. The decentralization programme in Togo advises at the national level on the implementation of the decentralization policy and at the municipal level on the improvement of communal services. The municipality of Sokodé and the other partner municipalities of the programme are advised on the development and implementation of municipal partnerships.

Your tasks

  • Advise the municipality of Sokodé on the development of municipal partnerships and the implementation and monitoring of the projects resulting from these.
  • Support the development of a strategy to strengthen the development of municipal partnerships and support the implementation of the strategy.
  • Collaborate in the development and implementation of capacity development measures to strengthen skills of municipal employees as pertaining to municipal partnerships and other skills to improve municipal services.

Your profile

  • University degree in administrative sciences, law, political science, social sciences, regional sciences, geography or equivalent fields of study
  • Professional experience in Francophone Africa
  • Working experience with municipalities or other stakeholders of municipal partnership programmes
  • Independent actor at the same time as being a great team player
  • Good communication and intercultural skills
  • Working knowledge of French a must, knowledge of German and English a plus

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