Call for consultancy: Education Sector Analysis in Albania

IIEP-UNESCO has opened a call for consultancy to support the analysis of the education system in Albania, with specific focus on its external efficiency and the relation between education and the labour market.

Please consult the Terms of Reference.

Please note that only Albanian candidates are eligible for this consultancy.

Required Qualifications

  • An advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in Education, Labour Economics, or Social Sciences;
  • Proven expertise, attested by a track record of publications, in the analysis of the education system, youth labour market outcomes and skills mismatch in Albania;
  • Advanced knowledge of main surveys available in Albania covering labour market and education issues (Labour Force Survey, Living Standards Measurement Survey, administrative data on registered unemployment, Adult learning survey, etc.);
  • Advanced analytical skills, including econometric analysis of cross-sectional and longitudinal datasets);
  • (Desirable) Working experience in collection and analysis of primary qualitative data on education and the linkage to the world of work;
  • Good knowledge of Albanian technical and vocational education policies and programmes;
  • Excellent knowledge of Albanian (preferably native speaker);
  • Excellent knowledge of English, both oral and writing.

How to apply

Qualified and interested individual candidates are requested to send to

  • a cover letter demonstrating adequate understanding of tasks and candidate’s qualification for the work;
  • CV
  • a short financial proposal (daily rate),
  • evidence of recent analytical work by the candidate in themes related to this consultancy.

Application deadline is 31st August 2022, midnight Paris time (UTC+2).