Killefitconsult

consultant sourcing and project management

Support to the procurement reform in The Gambia

 
Location The work will be carried out in Banjul, The Gambia. For the finalisation of final report the consultants will be working from their place of origin, by keeping telephone and e-mail contacts with the EU Delegation to The Gambia.
Status/Reference FWC
Agency/Donor EC
Experts E1 Team leader – Expert in Procurement – category I The finishing date of the mission in The Gambia for Team leader “Expert in Procurement” is tentatively scheduled for 23/01/2015.  APPLY
  E2 Information Technology (IT) Specialist – category II The finishing date of the mission in The Gambia for Expert 1 “Information Technology (IT) Specialist” is tentatively scheduled for 05/12/2014.APPLY
Commencement 18/08/2014 – 23/01/2015
MISSION duration The period of implementation of the contract will be 10 months.
  E1 120 working days
  E2 80 working days
Language  skills Fluent in English (spoken and written)
Deadline 29/06/2014 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
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. An 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. A cover letter where candidates should indicate how they fit the criteria outlined in the advert
  3. The country and position you will apply for in the subject line of message
  4. Your daily/monthly fee (EUR) without the living allowances.
  5. 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

Category of expert              I

Duration                120.00 working days

Requirements        Team leader – Expert in Procurement – category I:

 

– Qualifications and skills: At least Master Degree in Macroeconomics, or PFM, or Procurement, or Public Administration, or another relevant field.

 

– General professional experience: A minimum of 12 years’ experience, in the various disciplines of PFM, PFM reform, research and PFM/fiscal policy formulation and dialogue.

 

– Specific professional experience: Experience in public procurement.

 

– Soft skills: Experience of working in and leading teams.

 

– Language skills: Fluent in English (spoken and written).

Profile: Expert 2

Category of expert II

Duration                80.00 working days

Requirements        Expert 1 – Information Technology (IT) Specialist – category II:

 

– Qualifications and skills: At least Master Degree in Information Technology or another relevant field.

 

– General professional experience: A minimum of 6 years’ experience in the sector of Information Technology.

 

– Specific professional experience: Experience in Information Systems for Public Financial Management & Procurement (e.g. Integrated financial management information systems).

 

– Soft skills: Experience of working in a capacity development mode.

 

– Language skills: Fluent in English (spoken and written).

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