Killefit consult

consultant sourcing and project management

Preparation of Study and Action plan for improvement of road safety along SEETO Comprehensive Network

 
Location The location of the assignment is in Skopje, MACEDONIA.
Status/Reference FWC
Agency/Donor EC
Experts E1 Team Leader / Traffic Engineer Expert – Category I  APPLY
  E2 Road Safety Expert – Category I  APPLY
  E3 IT Expert – Category III  APPLY
Commencement The foreseen commencement date of the Contract is September 2014 but the exact commencement date will be determined by an administrative order issued by the Contracting Authority, after the signature of the Contract. The contract should be completed by the end of March 2015.
MISSION duration 160 working days
  E1 65.00 working days
  E2 65.00 working days
  E3 30.00 working days
Language  skills Excellent command in English language (reading, writing, listening and speaking);

Knowledge of Macedonian language will be considered as an asset;

Deadline 08/08/2014 23:59:00 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
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

 

The specific objective of this Framework Contract is preparation of a Study and Action plan for improvement of road safety along the SEETO Comprehensive Network, which should set measures and concrete cost-effective actions that will positively impact road traffic safety.

 

This operation will also support the decision-making process for intervention in the field of road infrastructure in order to optimize the investments through implementation of a fair and effective approach for defining priorities.

 

A total of 160 working days are decided to be allocated to the team for the successful implementation of the assignment. The team will consist of three experts (two category I experts and one category III expert), to perform the activities and tasks highlighted in this ToR. The Contractor shall ensure that all services will be provided and, where necessary, supplementary support/expertise will be provided through backstopping and will be included in the fees of the experts.

 

All experts must have an excellent command of English, oral and writing as a full working language.

The experts shall deliver their services in the country, except for the desk reviews and preparation of final report of the project upon a prior written approval by the Contracting Authority.

 

Expert 1 – Team Leader / Traffic Engineer Expert – Category I (65 working days)

Qualifications and skills

–    At least Master Degree Academic level in Traffic Engineering, or University/Bachelor degree with equivalent experience of 3 years above the minimum general professional experience requested below;

General professional experience

–    At least 12 years of general professional experience in Traffic Engineering or Civil Engineering;

Specific professional experience

–   Previous experience as team leader of at least 2 contracts for preparation of studies and/or action plans for road safety  in the last five (5) years (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013) with minimum amount of 100.000 EUR for each

Language skills and computer literacy

–              Excellent command in English language (reading, writing, listening and speaking);

–              Knowledge of Macedonian language will be considered as an asset;

–              Excellent computer literacy.

 

Expert 2 – Road Safety Expert – Category I (65 working days)

Qualifications and skills

–    At least Master Degree[1] Academic level in Traffic Engineering or Civil Engineering or Mechanical Engineering, or University/Bachelor degree with equivalent experience of 3 years above the minimum general professional experience requested below;

General professional experience

–              At least 12 years of general professional experience in Traffic Engineering or Civil Engineering;

Specific professional experience

–              Previous experience as road safety expert on at least 1 contract for preparation of studies and/or action plans for road safety in the last five (5) years (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012and 2013) with minimum amount of 100.000.EUR.

Language skills and computer literacy

–              Excellent command in English language (reading, writing, listening and speaking);

–              Knowledge of Macedonian language will be considered as an asset;

–              Excellent computer literacy.

 

Expert 3 – IT Expert – Category III (30 working days)

Qualifications and skills

–              At least University/Bachelor Degree[2] Academic level in Information and Technology sciences, or equivalent experience of 3 years above the minimum general professional experience requested below;

General professional experience

–              At least 3 years of general professional experience in IT sector;

Specific professional experience

–              Previous experience as IT Expert and data analyses on at least 2 projects within last 5 years (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012and 2013) for development of Information Management Systems;

–              Previous experience in data analyses on at least 1 projects within last 5 years (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012and 2013) for existing traffic accident.

Language skills and computer literacy

–              Excellent command in English language (reading, writing, listening and speaking);

–              Knowledge of Macedonian language will be considered as an asset;

–              Excellent computer literacy.