Vacancy: SymbioCity Facilitator for Tunisia

SKL International seeks to engage a French speaking SymbioCity Facilitator (SCF), to provide process support and technical assistance to two cities in Tunisia.

SKL International is a subsidiary to the Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions (Sveriges Kommuner och Landsting) and works with foreign aid projects around the globe. One of SKL International’s largest engagements is the Sida-financed global SymbioCity Approach (SCA) programme. SCA is a concept for sustainable urban development based on Swedish experiences. SymbioCity emphasises improved living conditions for citizens in urban environments with special focus on the urban poor.

The main task for the SCF is to support the targeted cities in Tunisia in the implementation of the SCA. The Facilitator will provide expertise and process support mainly by working with the Working Groups of the cities, as well as extract learnings and experiences that can be of benefit for urban stakeholders in Tunisia.

The SCF will be engaged as a consultant for approximately 120 days in the tentative period 2018-2020. Contracts will be signed with SKL International AB.

The Request for Proposals provides further information about the assignment, criteria, and how to submit a proposal. Proposals should include a completed Cover Page form.

To apply for the SCF position, please send a proposal to no later than 10 January 2018 at 17.00 EST. A prospective Applicant requiring any clarification of the documents and information provided in the Request for Proposals may send such inquiries to

Any questions for clarification or additional information must be received at the above email address no later than 20 December 2017.