From Experience to Intelligence
From Experience to Intelligence

Design of a regional programme in livestock and pastoralism for climate change adaptation in Eastern/Horn of Africa
Lot 1


Expert in animal health


Sub-Saharan Africa


Profile Required


  • Highly qualified specialist in public livestock policies and animal health (veterinary governance, epizootic diseases, zoonoses and control of cross-border animal diseases;
  • qualifications in one of the following areas: veterinary science, zootechnics, animal health, etc.

Professional Experience

At least:

  • 8 years in animal husbandry policies, veterinary governance and animal health, including 5 years in sub-Saharan Africa.
  • 3 projects to formulate and/ or evaluate livestock support programmes and in the field of veterinary governance, and has carried out at least 3 missions to plan, implement or monitor animal husbandry and pastoralism development policies.
  • Good knowledge, acquired in Sub-Saharan Africa and East Africa/Horn of Africa, of the following subjects in the field of livestock and animal health: public finances, socio-economics, public-private partnership with professional and civil society organizations in livestock farming.
  • In epidemiological surveillance;
  • 5 years’ in institutional and organizational support in the area of prevention and control of cross-border animal diseases.
  • Language skills: English

HOW TO APPLY: If you meet the profile send us your CV to, stating the project reference REQUEST SIEA-2018-10627 and the position you are applying for.







Duration of assignment

60 w.d.