IT Expert, Albania

Q3 2022
Short Term
Int. / Nat. IT Expert
MSc. / MBA 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 international / nat. IT Expert (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).



  • IT Expert providing support to the PEAs in the three project regions (North, Centre and South) in the use, management and improvement of water sector related IT systems and MIS
  • Assistance in the implementation of training workshops and on-the-job training



  • University degree in IT, finance, business administration, or comparable fields
  • Very good computer skills (operating systems, MS Office software, accounting software, databases, security)
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good analytical skills
  • Fluent in English



  • 5 years of professional experience with various IT systems, software packages, IT project implementation and training
  • Experience with enterprise resource management systems is an advantage
  • Experience with updating customer data basis, integration of GIS data, interlinkage to production and distribution data (e.g. for the establishment of water balances)
  • Experience with online billing and payment systems and improvement of management information systems
  • Experience with procurement of IT services.


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

Please indicate the job reference

“Application for: IT Expert, Albania – No.2205” in the subject line.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


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