Killefit consult

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Strengthening Internal Controls and Procedures in Public Financial Management

Location Malawi
Status/Reference FWC
Agency/Donor EC
Experts KE1 Team Leader, Category Senior, Expert in public sector accounting
  KE2 Category Senior, Expert in public sector accounting
commencement 14/01/2014 – 31/08/2014
MISSION duration  
  KE1 40 working days
  KE2 40 working days
Language  skills Full command of English
Deadline 25/11/2013 14:00:00 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.)

 

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 1 in public sector accounting

Category of expert              Senior (at least 10 years of experience)

Duration                40.00 working days            

 

Requirements

Team leader should be a public sector financial management expert with CPA, ACCA,

CIPFA, CA, or equivalent qualifications;

• At least 10 years’ experience of working in public sector accounting environment, including the review and strengthening of internal controls, and the development and implementation of computerized financial management systems;

• Experience of working or supporting a government Treasury department or working on public financial management projects;

• In-depth knowledge of the procedures and internal controls requirements of accounts payables, cash management, commitment controls, and bank reconciliation functions;

• Extensive experience of working with computerized public sector accounting systems;

• Demonstrated knowledge of conducting staffing and management reviews in the public sector accounting function;

• Experience in providing quality assurance of project monitoring and evaluation;

• Related work experience in developing countries, preferably in Africa will be an added advantage;

• Fluency in English

Profile: Expert 2 in public sector accounting

Category of expert              Senior (at least 10 years of experience)

Duration                40.00 working days

 

Requirements

Qualified Accountant with CPA, ACCA, CIPFA, CA, or equivalent qualifications;

• Must have at least 5 years of relevant post-qualification experience in the monitoring

and evaluation of public sector accounting including in-depth knowledge of accounts payables, cash management, commitment controls, bank reconciliation, and computerized accounting systems;

• Experience of working or supporting a government Treasury department or working on public financial management project involving a national government;

• Demonstrated knowledge of conducting staffing and management reviews in the public sector accounting function;

• Related work experience in developing countries in Africa will be an added advantage;

• Fluency in English.

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 experts stay overnight.

• International travel: the EC only reimburse economy class flight tickets