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International technical expert at OHADA (M / F) Expert Relations Department (REX)> Expert Relations YAOUNDÉ,CAMEROUN-August 2020

International technical expert at OHADA (M / F) Expert Relations Department (REX)> Expert Relations YAOUNDÉ, CAMEROUN

Online since 07/21/2020

Deadline: 12/08/2020 23:59

Description of the mission

Capacity building of the Permanent Secretariat. Placed with the Permanent Secretary of OHADA in Yaoundé, the ETI’s mission is to provide advice to the Permanent Secretary in his various fields of activity (normative, editorial, political and diplomatic).

The ETI will thus be able, under the authority of the Permanent Secretary, to contribute: ·

Work to improve and improve the OHADA legal framework;· the organization of evaluation work and scientific activities (workshops, seminars, other forums), if necessary;·

To ensure awareness-raising activities, mobilization of relevant documentation and promotion of OHADA among African organizations and third countries, French-speaking and non-French-speaking, with the aim of facilitating their membership;·to facilitate the synergistic work of the various development partners of OHADA;·

To support the implementation of actions to disseminate and popularize OHADA law among business circles and legal professionals, among others;· determining the OHADA promotion strategy;·       monitoring the activities of OHADA National Commissions;·

To facilitate cooperation and coordination with neighboring regional institutions (AU and establishment of the AfCFTA in particular, UEMOA, ECOWAS, ECCAS, SADC, etc.);·the implementation of operations benefiting from specific support from the French government, or any other partner, or even OHADA’s own resources;·       prospect for new partnerships and participate in the search for funding for innovative projects, if necessary;·       to provide, at the express request of the Permanent Secretary, ad hoc support to other OHADA institutions or bodies. ·

The ETI works closely with the Diplomatic Post, the MEAE in Paris and the French Development Agency.  Description of the project or context Mandated by the French Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs to set up French technical assistance, with MEAE funding, Expertise France is looking for an International Technical Expert (M / F) from the Organization for Harmonization in Africa Business Law (OHADA)

Desired profile Know how :

Speaking in public;

Analyze and write in a synthetic way;

To negotiate ;

Mobilize networks;

Cooperate with other technical and financial partners;

Foster the emergence of partnerships. Knowledge :

Legal training specializing in private or business law;

Excellent knowledge of OHADA: its genesis, its system and a vision of its development inspired by the objectives of the founding fathers;

Knowledge of networks of legal practitioners in Africa;

Sensitivity to development issues and strategies;

Notions of project management, administrative and budgetary management;

Mastery of the main IT and office tools;

Fluency in English and another foreign language (Spanish or Portuguese) preferred. Personal qualities :

Interpersonal skills ;

Sense of dialogue;

Ability to integrate and work in a team;

Discretion and diplomacy;

Anticipation and initiative;

Ability to adapt abroad;

Sensitivity to cultural differences;

Organizational capacity;

Involvement and availability.

Special conditions of exercise:

Geographic mobility:

The ETI office is located at the Permanent Secretariat in Yaoundé (Cameroon). Possible trips will be expected in OHADA states in particular. Professional skills desirable for the job Confirmed experience in a consulting position in the relevant area of ​​expertise International experience desirable Further information     Estimated appointment: as soon as possible

Place of work: Yaoundé, Cameroon

Type of contract: private law employment contract (public officials will be seconded to Expertise France for the duration of the assignment)

Remuneration established according to Expertise France’s remuneration policy: base salary +, if applicable, family package + technical and expatriation bonus + payment of accommodation costs * and, where applicable, guarding * + support school fees * for children under 21 accompanying the expert in the country of residence + return air tickets contractual address – place of residence, i.e. 1 initial outward, 1 intermediate return, 1 final return + payment of removal costs * and visa * + Social security (CFE, mutual, provident) (The items marked with an * correspond to expenses reimbursed to the expert on supporting documents, within the limit of the budget allocated by Expertise France) NB: Candidates interested in this opportunity are invited to submit their file as soon as possible, Expertise France reserving the right to proceed with the preselection before this date.

Application deadline: 08/12/2020 23:59


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