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URBACT and ASToN are looking for a part-time Technical Assistant

Edited on

01 July 2019
This call is now closed

The ANRU is recruiting a part-time Technical Assistant, to work four days a week. The successful candidate shall support the ASToN project (50%) and URBACT's different tasks (30%).

The ANRU, public industrial and commercial establishment that also manages the URBACT III programme, has partnered with AFD to create a network of African cities around smart city issues (African Smart Towns Network - ASToN). The development of this network will be carried out following the method established by URBACT in Europe. The management, piloting and coordination of ASToN are entrusted to a small team constituted within ANRU and backed by the URBACT Secretariat in terms of methodological resources.

Main duties for this position include:

  • ASToN administrative management
  • ASToN financial management
  • Support to the organisation of events
  • Support to URBACT's Administration and Coordination Unit
  • Support to URBACT's Capitalisation and Communication Unit




Please consult the job description here (in French).


Interested candidates are requested to send their application in French and in English, namely a Curriculum Vitae accompanied by a cover letter. All applications must be sent by email until 30 June 2019 midnight CET to Thierry Picquart, Head of the Administration and Coordination Unit, Nuala Morgan, Head of the Capitalisation and Communication Unit, as well as to Simina Lazar, ASToN Coordinator.

We reserve the right to close the recruitment process before the deadline depending on applications received.