ETH/IC/2017/016 - Recruitment of consultant to support the Government of Ethiopia, Ministry of Finance and Economic Cooperation (MoFEC) to facilitate/coordinate analysis and policy integration dialogue for the ‘New Way of Working’ initiative

Country: Ethiopia
Language: EN
Number: 3830934
Publication date: 21-08-2017
Source: United Nations Procurement Notices (UNDP)

Description

ETH/IC/2017/016 - Recruitment of consultant to support the Government of Ethiopia, Ministry of Finance and Economic Cooperation (MoFEC) to facilitate/coordinate analysis and policy integration dialogue for the ‘New Way of Working’ initiative
Procurement Process : RFP - Request for proposal
Office : UNDP Country Office - ETHIOPIA
Deadline : 04-Sep-17
Posted on : 21-Aug-17
Development Area : CONSULTANTS
Reference Number : 40288
Link to Atlas Project :
00047360 - RC - Coordination for Results
Documents :
ETH/IC/2017/016 - Terms of Reference (ToR)
ETH/IC/2017/016 - IC Proposal Submission Form
Overview :

BACKGROUND

Ethiopia is a fast-growing country in the Horn of Africa within the sub-Saharan African region. The country is highly prone to various disasters since decades. It faces both natural disasters, predominantly drought in major parts of the country and floods and manmade disasters including refugee influx and conflicts in the border regions of the country. In 2016, El-Niño drought had devastating impact in over 20m people’s lives and livelihoods. The El Niño-induced drought was followed by extensive flooding that affected 480,000 . . .

For detailed information, please refer to Annex I- Terms of Reference (ToR)

SCOPE OF WORK, RESPONSIBILITIES AND DESCRIPTION

  • Enhance coordination capacity for, and support in Based in the MoFEC, the international consultant will provide substantive analytical support to the MoFEC in advancing high level policy dialogue, among the various Government of Ethiopia entities and with humanitarian and development partners. The dialogue will support partners to conceptualize and establish an integrated coordination architecture and develop investment plans that help reduce needs.
  • Strengthen coherence and collaboration between humanitarian and development actors: The consultant’s results will strengthen multi-stakeholder partnership, creating materials that will help make the case for new way of working between humanitarian and development actors. This will involve reviewing and synthesizing documents, analysis and case studies relevant to the discussions that contribute to strengthening multi-stakeholder dialogue on the new way of working.

the preparation of an analysis that will provide a basis for introducing an SDG-based medium-term plan.

REQUIREMENTS FOR EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS

Education:

  • Master’s degree in the social sciences (sociology, anthropology, development studies), Economics/Statistics or related fields relevant for the assignment

Experience:

  • Minimum of 10 years of relevant experience in partnership building, communications and policy advocacy in humanitarian and/or development field.
  • Experience of conducting research and analysis at the national or international levels, involving multi-stakeholder actors.

Language:

  • Excellent command of English, both spoken and written; Amharic language skills would be plus

Functional Competencies:

  • Excellent knowledge of the recent developments in the area of humanitarian and development operations in general and of nexus issues in particular.
  • Proven analytical skills and excellent writing in English.
  • Proven record demonstrating ability to deliver quality reports/analysis and results in line with established deadlines.

e. Compliance of the UN Core Values:

  • Demonstrates integrity by modelling the UN’s values and ethical standards
  • Promotes the vision, mission, and strategic goals of UNDP;
  • Displays cultural, gender, religion, race, nationality and age sensitivity and adaptability
  • Treats all people fairly without favouritism; and
  • Fulfils all obligations to gender sensitivity and zero tolerance for sexual harassment.

Important Note:

  • The Consultant is required to have the above mentioned professional and technical qualifications. Only the applicants who hold these qualifications are advised to submit their respective bid proposals.

Qualified female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTION:

  • Strictly follow the instructions indicated in the IC Proposal Submission Form uploaded hereto.
  • Group of Individuals and/or Firms are not eligible for this consultancy assignment (open only for individual consultant).

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED:

The following proposals must be prepared as per the IC Proposal Submission Instructions. The Proposals shall be submitted before application deadline September 4, 2017 via UNDP Ethiopia Secured mail address: procurement.et@undp.org

  • Technical Proposal in pdf under file name: ETH-IC-2017-016 – TP - [insert your name]
  • Financial Proposal in pdf under file name: ETH-IC-2017-016 – FP - [insert your name]

Please note that these proposals shall be submitted to the designated secured email into two files but in one email unless both Files are Greater than 9MB file size

IMPORTANT NOTE:

  • Failing to submit anyone of the documents stated above will automatically disqualify the candidate from further technical evaluation;
  • Those prospect consultants who fail to submit both Technical and Financial proposals as per the IC Proposal Submission Form and to the designated secured email will not be further considered for evaluation;
  • Qualified female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

EMAIL SUBJECT LINE WHILE SUBMITTING PROPOSAL (Compulsory):

  • While submitting your proposals to procurement.et@undp.org be sure your email subject line is ETH-IC-2017-016 in order to let our Office easily locate your respective proposals from secured email and be considered in subsequent evaluations.

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