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MANAGER FOR EUROPEAN AND MEDITERRANEAN PROJECTS

Job description: Manager for European and Mediterranean Projects (Interreg, Prima, Chafea, Horizon 2020, etc.) for PRODECA (Catalan Food Promotion Agency).

Main tasks:

-Project Manager of the European projects in which Prodeca is currently involved; to coordinate all the tasks and work packages related to these projects, fulfilment of the templates, coordination with the lead partner and the rest of the partners from each project, to participate in the project meetings, prepare the audits and evaluations for each project, etc.
-To search for new European and Mediterranean Projects, identifying the possible resources and partners according to Prodeca's plans of activity.
-To design, together with Prodeca's management, and to prepare the proposals and required documents for new European and Mediterranean projects.
-To coordinate the European and Mediterranean Projects with the rest of the Prodeca team.

Required profile / Requirements:

-Degree or master in economics, business management, political science, humanities, communication or other related fields.
-More than 2 years' experience in European and/or international project management.
-Language skills: English (minimum C1 English qualification), Catalan and Spanish.
-Ability to manage teams and work multiple projects simultaneously; skilled at getting the best out of people and projects.
-Personal initiative and commitment to the reinforcement of the company.
-Availability to travel + work some weekends.
-Driving licence.

Valued:

-Knowledge of the Interreg Europe, Interreg Med; Chafea and/or Prima
-Experience in preparing and presenting technical documents.
-Knowledge of the agri-food sector, gastronomy and/or Mediterranean Diet.
-Knowledge of software tools specifically applied to project management. Knowledge about public administration procedures.
-Creativity, proactivity and initiative.
-Other languages.

Contract and salary:

-Contract up to year 2022, with possibility to extend.
-Salary according to professional profile of candidate.

Candidates send CV to prodeca@gencat.cat before 5th April 2019, 14:00h. Please write as the subject of the email ‘Candidate Manager European Projects'

About us:

PRODECA is a public company within the Department of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Food of the Government of Catalonia whose objectives are the promotion of Catalan agrifood products. It provides support services in foreign trade and internationalization to Catalan agrifood companies, facilitates participation in the main international agrifood trade fairs, runs start-up programmes in commerce, market diversification and consolidation in foreign markets. PRODECA bases its work on coordination between associations and agents that are involved in agrifood export to answer the different needs of the sector. PRODECA also organizes business meetings, commercial links and cooperation between Catalan companies and different agents in national and international markets. PRODECA participates in initiatives related to Catalan gastronomy and Mediterranean Diet as a tool to improve the position of Catalan agrifood products and companies at home and abroad.