Key Expert 2: Sector Expert, Middle East / North Africa (open until filled). 1486 views

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Key expert 2: Sector expert

Location: Middle East / North Africa
Location: Turkey
City/Cities Location Details: Ankara
Job Code: 5869


Project: Technical Assistance for Digital Transformation of SMEs in Turkey through Establishment of the Industry 4.0. Competence Center Project

The purpose of this contract is to create a self-sustainable digital transformation and skills building environment for Turkish manufacturing SMEs through the establishment of an Industry 4.0 Competence Center (I.4.0. CC) and to make this center a model for future digital transformation centers in Turkey. The Center will be in service for SMEs of the industry to assist in digital transformation through product/process development specifically in smart manufacturing applications, targeted trainings, tests, and analysis and consultancy services.

Key expert 2: Sector expert

Qualifications and skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in any engineering field, preferably in mechanical, electrical, industrial engineering, or computer science. In absence of university degree in the above-mentioned fields, university degree in any other field will be accepted together with 10 years of working experience in the manufacturing industry, preferably in the digital transformation area.
  • Excellent command of English (speaking, reading, and writing)

General professional experience:

  • Minimum 8 years of experience is required gained after the attainment of the Bachelor’s degree. After 20 years of experience, it will not be considered as an asset.
  • Minimum 2 years of working experience in the manufacturing industry in at least one of the EU Member States

Specific professional experience:

  • Minimum 4 years of experience in the provision of services on business development services to public/private sector, preferably in application of Industry 4.0 technologies like process automation, IoT, robotics, big data, artificial intelligence, etc.
  • Minimum 3 years of managerial experience in operations (e.g., production, logistics) field of manufacturing industry, preferably in white good sector
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in a Competence Centre or Applied Research Center focused on Industry 4.0 Smart Manufacturing, preferably in a managerial position
  • Minimum 3 digital transformation plan prepared for production or operation sites preferably financed by international sources.


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