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For an on-going tender, GITEC-IGIP is looking for an experienced Team Leader (f/m) with specialisation in Technical Vocational Education & Training as well as experience in Myanmar or the neighbouring region.

Basic Parameters
Country / City Project Start Duration Deadline
Myanmar / Shwe Pyi Thar, Insein, Ywarma and Sinde Planned for April 2018 Project duration: 48 months
Intermittent assignment
Latest by 11 December 2017 / until filled

About the Company

GITEC-IGIP Holding SE with the two managing companies GITEC-IGIP GmbH and IGIP mbH is a leading consulting company for development aid projects. For over five centuries, GITEC-IGIP and IGIP characterise professional experience, activities on four continents, a multi-cultural team as well as a world-wide network of companies and offices in close proximity to customers. In the framework of international development aid our companies lead mainly publicly financed projects. We are constantly looking for high-profile consultants. For more details, please visit our websites at: and


The Project

The project aims to achieve a transformational shift in TVET by 2021. Learners shall gain access to TVET and graduate from quality-assured and labour market-responsive TVET programs under a more effective TVET management. This objective shall be reached through three strategies: by i) expanding access to TVET for various target groups; ii) strengthening the quality and relevance of TVET; and iii) strengthening TVET management.

The project is funded by KfW and will be implemented in two components. During the first two years TVET equipment will be procured for three of the four sites, while the school in Sinde will receive a photovoltaic system only. Further, through in-depth assessments and cooperation with other stakeholders, such as GIZ, an accompanying measures concept must be developed which shall be implemented during the second component in year three and four. The accompanying measures comprise TVET trainings.


Your Main Duties in this Position

  • Responsible for the overall management and implementation of the project
  • Technically responsible for all TVET specific activities (training needs assessment, accompanying measures concept development, curricula development etc.)
  • TVET equipment planning, in cooperation with other experts
  • Liaison and cooperation with other stakeholders, e.g. GIZ
  • Liaison with the client (Ministry of Industry [MoI] and Ministry of Education [MoE])


Your Expertise / Profile

  • Work experience as Team Leader in similar TVET projects in Myanmar or in the region
  • Experience with procurement of TVET equipment
  • Fluent language skills (oral and written) in English
  • Experience with KfW financed projects
  • Report writing skills


Time Schedule / Duration of Assignment

The four years project is scheduled to start around April 2018.

The duration of your assignment in this role is set on intermittent basis; the exact assignment times are subject to project needs.


If you are interested

Please send us an email containing your most recent English CV including full contact details, fee expectations (per day / per month) and details on availability

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Quoting the Job ref. no.: TLTVET-MYA-11.2017

Or apply online via the Application-Form in the section below.

Please note that we can only consider candidates who meet the required criteria!

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We would be glad to receive your candidacy.

Please send us:
  • Your most recent English CV (KfW, GIZ or EU format) including full contact details, fee expectations and details on availability
  • Copies of relevant diplomas
  • Employee certificates

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