National Deputy Team Leader, Albania

Q3 2022
Long Term
Nat. Deputy Team Leader
MSc. or similar
Wastewater, Water Supply


CES Consulting Engineers Salzgitter GmbH is an independent consulting engineering company with worldwide experience based in Braunschweig, Germany. CES offers solutions to complex multidisciplinary engineering tasks for all civil engineering and related sectors. CES renders services ranging from preliminary investigations to construction supervision and cost controlling, training of the clients‘ staff, advisory services in the operation and maintenance of installations, as well as the organization and strengthening of public authorities and institutions. CES works mainly in the field of development cooperation and implements infrastructure projects for national high-end clients (ministries and line authorities) funded by international donors.


We are looking for an experienced National Deputy Team Leader (f/m/d) for an upcoming project in Albania



The Water Sector Performance and Investment Programme (WPIP)/ Municipal Infrastructure Programme V (MIP V) is the united response of the donor community in the water sector to the demands of the Albanian Government (GoA) and needs of the population and the private sector.

The water sector is characterized by limited planning and programming capacity and low cost recovery resulting in an overall low level of investment in water supply and wastewater collection and treatment systems.

At the utility level, capacity is low in terms of technical skills and qualified personnel especially in overall management, system operation and maintenance and sustainable asset management.

To address these issues, an Institutional Consultant will be engaged for a period of 60 months to improve the technical and operational performance and to enhance the sustainability of selected water utilities in northern Albania (Shkodra and Lezha), central Albania (Kamza, Elbasan & Berat-Kuçova) and southern Albania (Fier and Vlora).



  • Assisting TL in project management and team coordination
  • Taking over project management during absence of the TL
  • Reporting
  • Cooperation with the Client and other institutions & Stakeholders



  • University degree in civil engineering, management or comparable fields
  • Computer skills (MS Office software, Arcgis or similar, MS Project)
  • Excellent interpersonal and excellent communication skills
  • Fluent in Albanian and English



  • 10 years of professional experience in the sector of water and wastewater services
  • Experience with various assignments (e.g. studies, management support, training)
  • International experience in the region is an advantage
  • Project management of 3 projects of similar nature
  • Sound experience in project monitoring and reporting
  • Experience with technical and commercial NRW reduction, including information management (water balances in DMAs, SCADA systems)
  • Experience with operation and maintenance of water and wastewater systems
  • Experience with monitoring of WWTPs according to EU directives


Interested applicants are required to send a complete CV (English, EU standard) and a cover letter to

Please indicate the job reference

“Application for: National Deputy Team Leader, Albania – No. 2208” in the subject line.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


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