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MID TERM EVALUATION OF THE “UGANDAN ROAD SECTOR POLICY SUPPORT PROGRAMME (SPSP) – CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT COMPONENT (CDC)”

 

LOCATION          Uganda

STATUS/REFERENCE      FWC

AGENCY/DONOR            EC

EXPERTS              2

E1           Civil Engineer (Team Leader)

E2           Institutional/Private sector development specialist

PROJECT COMMENCEMENT      It is expected that the assignment shall commence as soon as possible after the signature of the specific contract but no later than Monday 15th of April 2013.

NUMBER WORK DAYS

E1           24 working days

E2           22 working days

LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS     Fluency in English (written and spoken)

DEADLINE           27/MARCH/2013 12:00:00 Recruitment starts immediately upon publication of this vacancy announcement; posts may be filled already before the indicated application deadline.

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

 

The number of working days foreseen for the experts is as follows:

•             Senior Expert 1: 24 working days split up into 2 working days for international travels to and from Kampala, 15 working days for assignment in Uganda, 4 working days for drafting Draft MTE Report and 3 working days for drafting final MTE report. The duration of the assignment in Uganda for the expert is spread over a total of 4 calendar weeks.

•             Senior Expert 2: 22 working days split up into 2 working days for international travels to and from Kampala, 15 working days for assignment in Uganda, 3 working days for drafting Draft MTE Report and 2 working days for drafting final MTE report. The duration of the assignment in Uganda for the expert is spread over a total of 4 calendar weeks.

 

Common Minimum requirement to all experts:

             University degree or equivalent

             Solid and diversified experience in the specific field of expertise needed

             Experience in evaluation/monitoring of road capacity building projects/programs;

             At least one of the experts will have experience in designing and/or implementing SPSP/Sector Wide Approaches in the Transport/Road sector;

             Relevant experience of at least 3 years in Developing countries;

             At least one of the experts is fully conversant with the principles and working methods of project cycle management and EU aid delivery methods;

             Full working knowledge in English;

             Excellent computer skills with at least Microsoft offices usual softwares (Word, Excel, MS-Project, Power Point) or equivalent.

 

Additional requirements:

 

Expert 1- Civil Engineer (Team Leader)

             Relevant University degree or equivalent experience in Civil Engineering. A relevant post-graduate degree for this assignment will be favored;

             Hands-on experience with management and evaluation of capacity building projects in the road sector in Sub-Saharan Africa;

             Hands-on experience with the management and operations of road institutions in Sub-Saharan Africa;

             Specific experience in Eastern and/or Southern Africa will be favored.

 

Expert 2 – Institutional/Private sector development specialist

             Relevant University degree or equivalent experience in institutional development. A relevant post-graduate degree for this assignment will be favored;

             Hands-on experience with the management and operations of road institutions in Sub-Saharan Africa;

             Hands-on experience with the support to development of local construction industry in Sub-Saharan Africa;

             The expert will have at least 2 experiences in designing capacity building projects/programs in the road sector in the last 10 years;

             Specific experience in Eastern and/or Southern Africa will be favored.

 

The working language of the assignment is English.