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Support to EU Delegation and Bolivian Authorities in the Formulation of a  Budget Support Programme to the Drugs Sector”

Location Bolivia, La Paz
Status/Reference FWC
Agency/Donor EC
Experts E1 Senior Expert , Team Leader Category 1, Budget support in drugs sector
  E2 Senior Expert Category 2, Expert in Drugs
Commencement 17-03-2014 – April 2014
MISSION duration  
  E1 25 working days
    25 working days
Language  skills Excellent knowledge in English and Spanish (written and spoken).
Deadline 26/FEB/2014 12:00:00Recruitment 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

CONTACTapplicationskillefit@gmail.com

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

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

 

 

 

New Request for Services

 

 

2.5. Required Outputs

•                     Assessment of country context related to anti-narcotic policies;

•                     A proposal for rationale, objectives, components and the expected benefits of the SBS;

•                     Support to the fine-tuning of the Performance Assessment Framework (PAF) of the Bolivian sector policy on the fight against drugs;

•                     Main issues and results of the assessment of the four budget support eligibility criteria; the Delegation will provide the necessary inputs related to macroeconomic policy and public finance management.

•                     Stakeholders and institutional capacity analysis;

•                     Description of the donor coordination in the sector;

•                     Analysis of crosscutting issues as human rights, environment, gender, etc.;

•                     The assessment of the monitoring framework of the sector policy, in particular proposals for disbursement indicators for the variable tranches, with baselines, annual targets and sources of verification. The proposed set of indicators should notably combine process- and outcome-related indicators;

•                     The proposal for the calendar of disbursements, in accordance with the Beneficiary;

•                     Analysis of the major assumptions and risks, including mitigation measures following the point 5.3 of the New Budget Support Guidelines (approx. 2 pages);

•                     Description of the complementary support measures to be carried out

•                     Proposal for activities relating to evaluation and audit, communication and visibility.

 

Profile: Budget support in drugs sector                         

Category of expert   Senior Expert Team Leader Category 1    

Duration   25 Working Days

 

Requirements              General professional experience

                     At least 12 years of relevant working experience in the field of Development Cooperation. Work and assignments with the EU will be evaluated positively.

Qualification and skills

                     Full academic formation in relevant disciplines. Postgraduate degrees will be evaluated positively.

                     Excellent knowledge in English and Spanish (written and spoken).

Specific professional experience

                     Good knowledge of EU external aid policies, procedures and related mechanisms.

                     Good knowledge of EU Budget Support modality or similar programmatic support instruments from other donors.

                     Experience in developing sector policy support programmes (SBS), in particular performance measurement by sector indicators, public policy monitoring and evaluation mechanisms.

                     Experience in the drugs sector will be considered as an advantage.

                     Experience in Andean countries will be an asset.

Experience as a Team Leader in a similar assignment would be an advantage.

 

 

Profile: Expert in Drugs               

Category of expert   Senior Category 2     

Duration   25 Working Days

 

Requirements              General professional experience

                     At least 6 years of relevant working experience in the drugs sector.

Qualification and skills

                     Full academic formation in relevant disciplines. Postgraduate degrees in appropriate discipline will be evaluated positively.

                     Excellent in Spanish (written and spoken) and fluent in English.

Specific professional experience

                     Solid experience in the area of drug policies, in particular law enforcement and interdictions measures, and related crimes.

                     Experience in the area of drug demand reduction (prevention, treatment and rehabilitation) would be an advantage. Knowledge of the Bolivian specific sector conditions and anti-narcotic policy will be evaluated positively.

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