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Consultancy for Management Advisory and Supervision Consultant (MASC) for Colombo Water Supply Service Improvement Project

Location Sri Lanka
Status/Reference EoI
Agency/Donor ADB
Experts E1 Project Manager
  E2 NRW Management Expert
  E3 NRW ALC Field Expert
  E4 GIS Expert
  E5 DMA Establishment and Management Expert
  E6 Modeling Expert
Project commencement ?
MISSION duration 42 months
Number work days E1 24 mm
  E2 24 mm
  E3 24 mm
  E4 6 mm
  E5 6 mm
  E6 6 mm
Language requirements Fluency in both written and spoken English
Deadline 05/5/2013 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

Please note that we will respond only to candidates who meet the above requirements

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

PROJECT TITLE:

Consultancy for Management Advisory and Supervision Consultant (MASC) for Colombo Water Supply Service Improvement Project

 

PROJECT BRIEF:

The Project Management Unit (PMU) under the National Water Supply Drainage Board (NWSDB) of Sri Lanka is implementing the Greater Colombo Water and Wastewater Management Improvement Investment Program with the ultimate objective of achieving Non-Revenue Water (NRW) reduction in Colombo city to a level of at least 20% by the year 2020. The Project is funded by Asian Development Bank (ADB).

 

Under the consultancy service the main responsibilities of the Consultant as the Management Advisory and Supervision Consultant (MASC) are (i) to assist National Water Supply and Drainage Board (NWSDB) in implementing the Project; (ii) managing a non-revenue water reduction program for the Colombo city water supply distribution system; (iii) performing the role of design reviewer and Engineer’s Representative for all construction contracts to be awarded under Project 1 of the Investment Program; (iv) Improving water supply service and utility management; and (v) Supporting Institutional, and Policy Reforms Implementation and Capacity Building. The MASC are expected to be mobilized by the second quarter of 2013 and the detailed tasks of the project are categorized in the following 4 components:

 

 

Component A: Non-revenue Water Reduction Management and Design Review;

Component B: Construction Supervision;

Component C: Institutional and Policy Reforms;

Component D: Project Management.

 

PROJECT DURATION:

The Project duration is 42 months.

 

CANDIDATE PROFILES SOUGHT:

 

Project Manager

Input manmonths: 24 mm

 

Educational Requirements:

Professional or Chartered Graduate Engineer (preferably with Masters degree in project management)

 

General Experience Requirements:

Minimum 20 years professional experience in international / multinational reputed organization

 

Specific Experience Requirements:

 

Minimum 15 years in project management of large construction or water supply projects.

Start-up, management and coordination of donor funded water supply projects (in particular ADB funded projects).

Extensive project management experience in minimum of 3 nos. countries (at least 2 developing countries) on international infrastructure projects.

Demonstrated experience in leading a team of technical resources & excellent team building capacity and managing a large diverse team of professionals

Experience sourcing, contracting and managing locally sub-contracted organizations.

Proven excellent international managerial skills; global management reporting.

Expertise in financial management & reporting including Finance, Budgeting, Accounting, Costing, MIS, Audit & Statutory requirements.

Proven and well-developed skill in communication (both oral and written), Project planning, institutional development & stakeholder facilitation, and training & capacity building

 

Regional Experience Requirements:

Experience of working in developing countries, preferably in South Asia.

 

NRW Management Expert

Input man-months: 24 mm

 

Educational Requirements:

Professional / Chartered, Civil / Water supply, Graduate / Equivalent Engineer (preferably with Post graduate / Masters in relevant field)

 

General Experience Requirements:

Minimum 15 years professional experience in international / multinational reputed organization

 

Specific Experience Requirements:

 

Minimum 10 years in leakage control & management / UFW / NRW management activities

Extensive experience in minimum of 4 countries (at least 2 developing countries) on international NRW reduction strategies (WRC, IWA)

Practical experience in DMA concepts and water auditing

Proven excellent managerial skills, management reporting & past records of successful NRW reduction programs & team building capacity

Experience working within an organization in management capacity

 

Regional Experience Requirements:

Experience of working in developing countries, preferably in South Asia.

 

NRW ALC Field Expert

Input man-months: 24 mm

 

(2 positions)

 

Educational Requirements:

Professional / Chartered, Graduate / Equivalent Engineer

 

General Experience Requirements:

Minimum 15 years professional experience in international / multinational reputed organization

 

Specific Experience Requirements:

 

Minimum 10 years in active leakage control & management activities

Extensive experience in minimum of 3 countries (at least 2 developing countries) on operating leak detection, utility line tracing & other related equipment in the field

Proven excellent training skills on equipment used in the field of leak detection / NRW and on-the-job training & training of trainers (TOT) programs

Experience working with safety guidelines in the field

 

Regional Experience Requirements:

Experience of working in developing countries, preferably in South Asia.

 

GIS Expert

Input man-months: 6 mm

 

Educational Requirements:

Professional / Chartered / Graduate Engineer or equivalent

 

General Experience Requirements:

Minimum 12 years professional experience in international / multinational reputed organization

 

Specific Experience Requirements:

 

Minimum 5 years in modeling water distribution network system & analysis

Extensive experience in minimum of 2 countries (at least 1 developing country) on water distribution network analysis, calibration of water distribution system models in GIS

Proven direct hand on experience with latest modeling software packages & programming & installation of flow & pressure data loggers & related equipment in the NRW field

 

Regional Experience Requirements:

Experience of working in developing countries, preferably in South Asia.

 

DMA Establishment and Management Expert

Input man-months: 6 mm

 

(2 positions)

 

Educational Requirements:

Professional / Chartered / Graduate Civil/Water Engineer or equivalent

 

General Experience Requirements:

Minimum 15 years professional experience in international / multinational reputed organization

 

Specific Experience Requirements:

 

Minimum 10 years in water distribution network analysis & district metering activities

Extensive experience in minimum of 3 countries (at least 2 developing countries) on water distribution network analysis, designing of DMA’s, step tests & distribution flushing, proving & establishment of DMA’s in the field

Proven experience of programming & using of data loggers with flow meters, pressure measuring instruments (probes) and other related equipment

Proven past records of successful on the job training on equipment used in the field and valve operation techniques in the water distribution system

Experience working with safety guidelines in the field

 

Regional Experience Requirements:

Experience of working in developing countries, preferably in South Asia.

 

Modeling Expert

Input man-months: 6 mm

 

Educational Requirements:

Professional / Chartered / Graduate Civil/Water Engineer or equivalent

 

General Experience Requirements:

Minimum 12 years professional experience in international / multinational reputed organization

 

Specific Experience Requirements:

 

Minimum 5 years in modeling water distribution network system & analysis

Extensive experience in minimum of 2 countries (at least 1 developing country) on water distribution network analysis, calibration of water distribution system models, DMA’s concepts

Proven direct hand on experience with latest modeling software packages & programming & installation of flow & pressure data loggers & related equipment in the NRW field.

 

Regional Experience Requirements:

Experience of working in developing countries, preferably in South Asia.