Project Consultant Job Opportunity (Belgrade)
Since its launch in Protected content , Grupo Método has managed a series of EU projects, including vocational education, ICT for distance learning, and social research, with a clear focus on innovation. Other activity fields coordinated and implemented by the group target sociological research, training needs investigation, training delivery in various fields, professional orientation and support services for employment and entrepreneurship promotion. One of the companies in the group has also been accredited as a Private Employment Agency by the Spanish Public Employment Service and currently manages a range of employment intermediation services at the local level.
Led by globally minded professionals, the group has 20 offices in South America and Europe, namely Spain and is currently developing its network of branches throughout Eastern Europe.
Grupo Método Project Consultant Opportunity
We are looking for a self-starting, independent professional who would like to successfully run the setup and development operations of our business in Belgrade, Serbia. He/she will be coordinated by the Eastern Europe Regional Managing Director and will work closely with our team of experts in Spain.
Conducts a series of desktop research and direct investigations related to the national market in the field of available European funding, pre-accession funds, project management and training sector;
Researches business opportunities in the field, market profile, public framework and related policies;
Develops and transfers know-how on legislation, financing resources, political situation, etc.;
Manages all the administrative, legal and logistic operations for the setup of the office in the country;
Organizes and coordinates office operations and procedures;
Recruits staff when necessary;
Project funding and project implementation
Identifies and selects funding programmes and priorities;
Creates and coordinates project consortia by constantly relating with national entities, both public and private institutions;
Participates in project design stages – technical and financial proposals;
Supervises and intermediates in the implementation phase;
Identifies any other potential growth opportunities considering the company’s potential in the country.
Desired skills and experience
Proficiency in English and Spanish;
Consistent background in the field of European and international funding opportunities, including consultancy, project management, technical assistance;
High level of interest in business trends and practices, including an understanding of business strategies, structures, sales;
Solid network of contacts at the national level – institutions, organizations – both private and public is a must;
Thorough understanding of the national framework including funding resources, programs and guidelines, governing policies;
Strong communication and interpersonal skills;
Strong analytical / problem solving skills;
Ability to provide a fiscal residency certificate of the country of residence as a registered freelancer or company.
Grupo Método is an international group of companies headquartered in Spain, specializing in E-learning and Multimedia training solutions - LMS and contents, with a specific competence in socio-labour research and project design and management services for both public institutions and private organizations. The company’s main business is based on vocational education and the development of web-based solutions for collaborative learning and educational content management.
A series of relevant milestones:
• More than Protected content experts collaborating with the company
• Training offer for 30 productive sectors
• More than Protected content implemented
• More than Protected content trained
• More than Protected content developed
• 40 projects financed by the EU
• More than Protected content in the socio-labour research field
• More than 50 learning tools designed
Send applications including CV and letter of interest to jcuntin[at]metodoconsultores.com.