Delegation of the European Union to Albania


29/04/2021 - 16:01
EU project positions

The Project “SUPPORT TO FISHERY SECTOR” (Reference: EuropeAid/155184/DD/ACT/AL) is an EU funded project that will be jointly implemented by a EU (Italy, Belgium) consortium of public institutions with the Albanian Ministry of Agriculture and Fishery, and with the Albanian Fishery In-spectorate. EU Project Applicant Administration is the Italian Shipping Academy Foundation, in co-operation with the Italian Ministry of Agriculture, the Italian Coast Guard – Harbour Master’s Corp Headquarters and the Belgian Research Institute ILVO.

The objective of this project is to increase the contribution of fishery sector to the economic devel-opment of Albania by improving management and protection of fishery resources in line with the EU Common Fishery Policy.

The Albanian Ministry of Agriculture will host an Italian team of experts for the a total of 42 months of duration of the project, and a local project staff.

According to its employee recruitment regulation, the Fondazione Accademia Italiana della Marina Mercantile, through its Albanian NGO – Accademia Italiana della Marina Mercantile, registered office in Bulevardi Deshmoret e Kombit, 2 0001 Tirane, publishes

this notice for selection of n°1 LOCAL COMMUNICATION AND PUBLIC AWARENESS EXPERT position according to the points listed below.


N° of job vacancy



Kind of collaboration

  • Service agreement engagement with the NGO - Ac- cademia

  • VAT owner (preferable requirement) or occasional worker


  • Albanian residence

  • Car Driving License valid for Albania

  • Oral and written communication skills in Alba- nian. Knowledge of English and Italian lan- guages will be a strong asset;

  • Previous Experience of work as Communicator Ex-

pert under a Public Administration will be an asset;

  • Experience of EU funded projects, experience or knowledge of Grant programme would be a condition of preference

  • Local knowledge.

Professional profile required

Communication expert



The service provider commits itself to provide the service of Communication and Public Awareness Expert to execute the activity related to the Project “Support to the Fishery Sector” in Albania Ref. EuropeAid/155184/Act/AL and include the following tasks:


  • organize a timely communication action of the activities carrying out in the project


  • to plan the events to spread out


  • to design all the communication materials to be produced all long the development of the project.


The Expert will work under the supervision of and report to the Project Team Leader and Local Technical Officer

Service agreement Start and Ending

The service agreement is expected to start in June 2021 and ending on May 2022

Work Place

Tirana (Albania)

Compensation (gross amount)

To be determined



The application must be presented using the form above, also available on the website https://accademiamarinamercan- accompanied by a detailed curriculum, written in the European format, dated and signed.

The following documents should be annexed in scanned versions to the application:

  • Certificate of language knowledge (if it is available)

  • References from previous employer(s) (if it is available)

The application must be send to the following address: ITALIAN SHIPPING ACADEMY, Via Oderico 10, 16145, GENOA within the 14/05/2021 by this ordinary mail to: and

The ACADEMY assumes no responsibility for the non-delivery within the deadline, in any case.


  1. The Commission will proceed to the selection through a selective evaluation of the curricula and the qualifica-tions, taking into account the following elements:

  1. Educational qualifications and professional qualifications

  2. experiences already done in the sector of the activity

Each member of the Commission will make his own evaluation by giving a vote from 0 to 30.

A raking list we will result from the arithmetic average of the marks obtained from all the members of the commission: only candidates who have obtained an average score of no less than 21/30 will be admitted to the second phase of the comparative procedure.

  1. Interview for the verification of the requirements

The Commission will publish on the website the list of those admitted to the second phase as well as the schedule of the job interviews, which will probably take place in May remotely.

Each member of the Commission will make his own evaluation assigning to each candidate a vote from 0 to 30.

The selection will be awarded on the basis of the highest grade.

The score assignment carried out in the first phase is intended solely for the purposes of admission to the interview, without any influence on the final evaluation.

In the case that the candidate renounces the job, the same will be proposed to the second in the ranking and so on.

The Evaluation Committee reserves the right not to assign the assignment if none of the candidates presented is deemed fit for the tasks.

The evaluation procedure will end with the consequent stipulation of the service agreement, subject to prior approval by the Executive Academy Committee

The selected name will be published on the ACADEMY website no later than 7 days from the date of assignment.


The Academy will process all personal data present in the application just for the participation of the candidates to the present job selection.

The legal basis of the data treatment is on Art. 6.1 letter "e" and in art.9 and 10 of the GDPR. The Data Controller will be Paola Vidotto, whose contact details are:

E-mail: PEC:

The Director Paola Vidotto

The contact details of the Data Protection Officer (RPD / DPO) are: E-mail:

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