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Public Expenditure and Financial Accountability Assessment (PEFA) in The Gambia

Location Gambia
Status/Reference FWC
Agency/Donor EC
Experts KE1 Team leader – senior
  KE2 Experts in PFM – junior
  KE3 Experts in PFM – junior
commencement 01/04/2014 – 02/06/2014
MISSION duration  
  KE1 50.00 working days
  KE2 50.00 working days
  KE3 50.00 working days
Language  skills The consultant must be fluent in written and oral English.
Deadline 16/12/2013 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 Team leader – senior:

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

Duration                50.00 working days

               

Requirements        

– A minimum of 10 years’ experience, in the various disciplines of PFM, PFM reform, research and PFM/fiscal policy formulation and dialogue.

– Demonstrated experience in the application of the PEFA methodology and assessment of PEFA indicators and reporting.

– Understanding of the Aid Effectiveness debate and experience in the Overseas Development Assistance (ODA) environment related to Financial Management performance measurement and policy dialogue will be advantageous.

– University Degree in the fields of PFM, fiscal policy, accounting, economics and/or public sector auditing or equivalent experience.

 

• The following areas of expertise should be covered by at least one of the three experts:

– Proven experience in assessing all aspects of PFM systems, policies and procedures.

– Proven experience in at least three of the main fields covered by the PEFA indicators, which include:

Budget transparency and allocation (including budget formulation, preparation and oversight)

Budget management

Intergovernmental relations

Multi-year fiscal planning

PFM and expenditure policy and legislation

Taxation systems and policies

Public procurement and treasury functions

Internal controls and auditing

External auditing and performance auditing

ODA incorporation on budgets

Accrual accounting

Classification

Experiences in developing countries, ideally in West Africa.

               

                                              

Profile: Expert 2,  Experts in PFM – juniors:

Category of expert              Junior (at least 3 years of experience)

Duration                50.00 working days

               

Requirements        

 

– A minimum of 3 years’ experience, in the various disciplines of PFM management, PFM reform, research and/or PFM/fiscal policy formulation.

– Understanding and/or experience in working with the PEFA methodology and assessment of PEFA indicators and reporting will be advantageous.

– University degree in the fields of Public Financial Management, fiscal policy, accounting, economics and/or public sector auditing.

               

                                              

Profile: Expert 3,  Experts in PFM – juniors:

Category of expert              Junior (at least 3 years of experience)

Duration                50.00 working days

               

Requirements        

 

– A minimum of 3 years’ experience, in the various disciplines of PFM management, PFM reform, research and/or PFM/fiscal policy formulation.

– Understanding and/or experience in working with the PEFA methodology and assessment of PEFA indicators and reporting will be advantageous.

– University degree in the fields of Public Financial Management, fiscal policy, accounting, economics and/or public sector auditing.

               

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 expert stay overnight.

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