consultant sourcing and project management
Study of Funding Modalities for Heart of Asia Confidence Building Measures (CBMs)
Macro-Econ. & Public Finance, Public Administration, Audit
|Location||Afghanistan, Brussels and Kabul|
|Experts||01||PFM Senior Expert|
|MISSION duration||2 calendar months|
|Number work days||E1||30 working days|
|Deadline||25. August 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|
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.
3. EXPERTS PROFILE or EXPERTISE REQUIRED
3.1. Study on Funding Modalities
One senior short-term expert with minimum 10 years of experience relevant to the assignment for a period of max 30 working days.
– Education: Master degree in Financial Management, Business Administration, Economics, or related field.
– Relevant experience (minimum of 10 years of experience):
o financial aspects and funding modalities/mechanisms of development cooperation;
o Public Financial Management and Legal aspects, at international level
o Budget planning and formulation, inter-governmental fiscal relations and budget execution;
o Governance and administrative structures for common funding initiatives (including fiduciary);
o Accounting, reporting and auditing, including public external audit and oversight.
– The following will be an asset:
o experience in project cycle management
o Being an Afghan national and/or having experience in Afghanistan
– Language skills: fluent in English with proven excellent oral and written communication skills.
4. LOCATION AND DURATION
Starting period: immediately after the signature of the contract.
Foreseen duration: the total number of working days earmarked for this assignment is up to 30 working days for the senior expert over a maximum period of 2 calendar months. The Framework contractor’s offer will contain a specific schedule of the activities.
Planning including the period for notification for placement of the staff as per art 16.4 a)
Location(s) of assignment: Brussels and Kabul