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Capacity Building of the Transport Sector in Tanzania

Location Tanzania
Status/Reference tender
Agency/Donor EU
Experts E1 Team Leader, transport policy specialist
  E2 Road Expert, road management policy specialist
Project commencement June 2013
MISSION duration 36 months
Number work days E1 720 work days over 36 months
  E2 600 work days over 36 months
Language requirements High level of proficiency in written and spoken English
Deadline 10/05/2013 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

Capacity Building of the Transport Sector in Tanzania

 

Length of engagement: Long-term

Tender Submission Deadline: 13/05/2013

Duration: 36 months

Start: June 2013

Donor: EDF

Status: Bid preparation

Country: United Rep. of Tanzania

Sector: Transport

 

Project Description:

The overall objective of the project is to increase efficiency, effectiveness and accountability of the transport sector in Tanzania as a whole and to facilitate adoption of SWAPs (Sector Wide Approaches) by improving the capacity and competences of the transport sector stakeholders.

 

The four main project purposes are:

 

to provide a solid foundation for a sustainable development of the capacity of government officials and non-state actors in the transport sector, involving national education and training institutes;

to contribute to increasing the quality of monitoring & evaluation of sector performance as well as improved coordination between modes in the move towards more integrated transport system;

to develop an integrated approach towards road maintenance with a view to increasing its coverage and effectiveness, as well as actions supporting implementation of the road safety strategy;

to provide continuous support to sector dialogue, including the annual Joint Infrastructure Sector Reviews (JISR).

 

 

Bid Profile: Position: Key Expert 1 – Team Leader

Duration of the assignment: 720 work days over 36 months

 

Requirements

Qualifications and skills:

– Relevant University Master’s degree related to transport/transport economy and skills in project management and experience in formulation or evaluation of transport policy. She/he should be registered with a relevant professional body

– Proven experience in the specific field of expertise needed

– Experience in developing or least developed countries of at least 5 years

– Excellent communication and report writing skills, based upon written and oral fluency in the English language

 

General professional experience:

– Preferably 15 but no less than 10 years of experience in the area relevant to the assignment, including at least 2 successful assignments as a team leader in similar EDF funded projects

– Fully conversant with the principles of the project cycle management and EU aid delivery methods, including sector policy support programmes and sector budget support

 

Specific professional experience:

– Extensive experience in designing and/or implementing SWAPs/ sector policy support programmes in transport. Experience in managing institutional support activities (at least 3 assignments of that nature)

– Proven familiarity with Tanzania or East Africa will be considered an advantage

 

Position: Key Expert 2 – Road Expert

Duration of the assignment: 600 work days over 36 months

 

Requirements

Qualifications and skills:

– Relevant University Master’s degree related to transport and skills in project management and experience in road management policy. She/he should be registered with a relevant professional body

– Proven experience in the specific field of expertise needed

– Experience in developing or least developed countries of at least 5 years

– Excellent communication and report writing skills, based upon written and oral fluency in the English language

 

General professional experience:

– At least 15 years’ experience in the road sector (5 of this should be international experience), including successful assignments in at least 2 similar EDF funded projects targeting maintenance. Experience in institutional support to road agencies dealing with the management and financing of road maintenance (at least 3 assignments)

– Fully conversant with the principles of the project cycle management and EU aid delivery methods, including sector policy support programmes and sector budget support

 

Specific professional experience:

– Extensive experience in organizing training in road management (lecturer/trainer in at least 3 training courses). Expertise in road safety will be an asset

– Proven familiarity with Tanzania or East Africa will be considered an advantage