Killefit consult, consultant sourcing and project management
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Support to the Ministry of Finance of Lebanon to formulate Technical Assistance in the domain of Public Finance Management

COUNTRY/ LOCATION Lebanon
STATUS/REFERENCE FWC
AGENCY/DONOR EC
EXPERTS
E1 Senior Public Finance Management Reform Expert – Team Leader
E2 Senior National Accounts Systems and PFM aggregates Expert
E3 Senior Strategic Economic and Financial Decision Making Modeling
PROJECT COMMENCEMENT 14/11/2012 To: 02/03/2013
NUMBER WORK DAYS
E1 43 working days
E2 38 working days
E3 60 working days
LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS Excellent writing, spoken and editing skills in English
Ability to communicate in French
Knowledge of Arabic is an asset.
DEADLINE 09/10/2012 12:00:00 Recruitment starts immediately upon publication of this vacancy announcement; posts may be filled already before the indicated application deadline.
TOR ToRs are available only for shortlisted experts
ELIGIBLE NATIONALITIES all
OBSERVATIONS
• Only short listed consultants will be replied to.
• Please apply only if you fulfill all requirements for the vacant position
• All experts must have at least regional experience
• Please send us your CV in the EU AID format ; you may download the templates at http://wp.me/p1sHoW-5D

CONTACT applications@killefitconsult.com
Only short listed consultants will be replied to.

If you wish to submit your candidature, please send us:

1 – Your up dated and position-adjusted CV in EU AID format, in the language of vacancy and as word.doc detailing qualifications, experience in similar assignments. CVs in other format than EU format will not be evaluated.
2 – The country, no of position/field (s) you will apply for in the subject line of message
3 – Your daily/monthly fee (EUR) without the living allowances.
4 – Your communication details (Mobil, phone, etc.)
5- Applicants are encouraged to create their consultant profile in our online registry at: http://www.killefitconsult.com/beta/

Suggestions: Please make sure, that the experience requested is also shown “Description” section 14 of your CV. As the selections are very strict and paper based, we request you to prepare your CV in the right format and detail all the relevant experience under the Professional experience table as much as possible. There is no problem if your CV is long, the most important is to prepare so that it describes clearly your experiences relevant to the mission. (Your CV has to sell you!)
Restrictions: In case consultants are short listed, they must be able to provide documentary evidence for educational and professional items in their CVs (copies of diplomas, copies of employers’ reference letters, etc.). Documents those are not available in English have to be accompanied by a faithful translation. This is mandatory requirement for Europe Aid tenders.

DESCRIPTION

Profile: Expert N. 1 – Senior Public Finance Management Reform Expert – Team Leader
Category of expert Senior (at least 10 years of experience)
Duration 43.00 working days

Requirements Expert N. 1 – Senior Public Finance Management Reform Expert – Team Leader

Qualifications and skills:
•Masters Degree in economics, public finance or related field;
•Working experience at the public service or assimilated body (of at least 5 years);

General professional experience:
•At least 10 years working experience in public finance management reform and in the area of macroeconomic analysis;

Specific professional experience:
•At least 5 years of experience in the area of public finance management
•At least 3 years of experience in sector financing and budgeting, including the education sector;
•International work experience of at least 3 years in countries in transition or in European Neighborhood region;
•Experience with analysis of medium term expenditure frameworks;
•Proven knowledge of the EC budget support mechanisms or similar donors’;
•Proven knowledge of EU procedures, in particular services contracts;
•Proven experience in the area of budget and public spending analysis in social sectors will be a plus;
•Knowledge of EU Twinning, including budgeting aspects and procedures, is an asset.

Language Skills
•Excellent writing, spoken and editing skills in English
•Ability to communicate in French
•Knowledge of Arabic is an asset.

Profile: Expert N. 2 – Senior National Accounts Systems and PFM aggregates Expert
Categoy of expert Senior (at least 10 years of experience)
Duration 38.00 working days

Requirements Expert N. 2 – Senior National Accounts Systems and PFM aggregates Expert

Qualifications and skills:
• Masters Degree in economics, public finance or re1ated fie1d;
• Working experience at the public service or assimilated body (at least 5 years);

General professional experience:
• At least 10 years working experience in public finance management reform and in the area of macroeconomic analysis;

Specific professional experience:
• At least 5 years of experience in the area of public finance management
• At least 3 years of experience in sector financing and budgeting,
• International work experience of at least 3 years in countries in transition or in European Neighbourhood region;
• At least 5 years of experience in the government finance statistics and their link to the National Accounts and related statistica1 information;
• At least 3 years of experience in implementing support projects in the field of upgrading and setting up national accounts systems, PFM aggregates and related statistical information;

Language Skills
• Excellent writing, spoken and editing skills in English
• Ability to communicate in French
• Knowledge of Arabic is an asset.

Profile: Expert N. 3 – Senior Strategic Economic and Financial Decision Making Modeling
Categoy of expert Senior (at least 10 years of experience)
Duration 60.00 working days

Requirements Expert N. 3 – Senior Strategic Economic and Financial Decision Making Modeling

Qualifications and skills:
• Master’s Degree in economics, public finance, engineering, ICT or related field;

General professional experience:
• At least 10 years working experience in economic and financial management Information and IT systems;

Specific professional experience:
•At least 8 years of experience in the area of economic and financial modelling and financial management information systems (FMIS) for the public sector and/or Government Financial Management Information System (GFMIS).
•At least 5 years of experience in public sector financing and budgeting,
•At least 5 years of experience in assessing and upgrading IT systems related to public finance and the public sector, in particular IT modules relating to: budget preparation, commitments, budget advances, budget execution, liabilities and deposits, etc,
•International work experience of at least 3 years in countries in transition or in European Neighbourhood region;
•At least 2 years of experience in implementing support projects in the field;

Language Skills
• Excellent writing, spoken and editing skills in English
• Ability to communicate in French is an asset
• Knowledge of Arabic is an asset.

EC rules applicable to any EC assignment
• Working days are from Monday to Friday, if not indicated otherwise in the ToR
• Per diem covers all expenses of the expert (local transport, hotel, meals, telecom, etc) and it is only paid if the expert stay overnight.
• International travel: the EC only reimburse economy class flight tickets