Project Manager - Framework Contract Unit

A.R.S. Progetti
  • Location
    Rome, Italy
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Dec 31

Position description

A.R.S. Progetti, Ambiente Risorse e Sviluppo (Environment, Resources and Development) is a consulting firm working all over the world in the areas of Culture, Governance and Human Rights, natural resources, physical planning and infrastructure engineering. Established in ‘92, as a result from the evolution of previous forms of association, ARS Progetti inherited a professional tradition dating back to the beginning of the 70.s, which considered people’s cultural specificity as an asset for development.

ARS Progetti is framework contractor for DEVCO/EU since 20 years.

Position: Project Officer FWC UNIT
Deadline for application: 31/01/2021
Start date: as soon as possible
Duration: 1 year, with possible extension
Language: English mandatory, French and/or Spanish a plus



  • at least 5 years of international cooperation and development;
  • at least 3 years previous experience of EC framework contracts preparation and management;
  • experience in the area of governance and institutional strengthening;
  • good knowledge of EU-DEVCO procedures;
  • experience in project management of international development programs;
  • experience with consulting firms operating in the field of development cooperation;
  • experience of working abroad in countries beneficiaries of international public aid.

Personal requirements:

  • enthusiasm in international development and cooperation;
  • professional integrity and high sense of responsibility;
  • good communication, writing, and editing skills;
  • fit to work in a dynamic and international environment;
  • good problem solving and diplomatic skills;
  • ability to work under pressure with tight deadlines;
  • management capacity and organizational skills;
  • computer literate: office applications, database, websites;
  • open and friendly personality.

Education, Qualifications and desirable professional experience:

  • Master degree in Political Science or social science or law or economics, master second level in International cooperation or similar is a plus.

Main Tasks:

  • Coordination of FWC Unit;
  • Answering Framework Contract requests for services (FWC SIEA 2018, lots 3-4-6);
  • Project management of awarded FWC contracts;
  • Participation in tender preparation.

Application instructions

Applications with detailed CV in English should be sent by e-mail to: Ivan Fanciullacci. Please note that we may fill the vacancy before the closing date (incoming applications are screened on a running basis. Answer will be sent only to selected candidates).

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