Handicap International

Reporter Jan31,2021




Handicap International (HI) with a brand name of Humanity & Inclusion is an independent and impartial aid organization working in situations of poverty and exclusion, conflict and disaster. Working alongside persons with disabilities and other vulnerable groups, our action and testimony are focused on responding to their essential needs and improving their living conditions.

Hl is currently seeking the External Auditor to conduct an audit service for its fiscal year 2020 financial statements in accordance with the requirement of Agency for Civil Society Organizations (ACSO). Eligible firms which fulfill the following requirements are invited to participate in this bid and submit their proposal.


  1. Renewed license for 2013 E.C.
  2. Professional license
  3. TIN and VAT registration certificate
  4. Evidence of previous experience in providing similar service in International NGOs
  5. Maximum period for finalizing the audit work (the audit service is expected to start immediately)


  1.  The firm will audit the client’s financial statement of the fiscal year 2020.
  2. There will be about 12 box files of accounting documents to be audited per month (estimated total 144 files).
  3. The firm will audit the financial statement and the supporting documents of the concerned period as prepared by the client and will give his opinion on the fair presentation of the financial statement.
  4. The firm should conduct the audit according to Accepted Accounting Standards & Agency for Civil Society Organizations requirement.
  5. The audit will be based in Addis Ababa Office and visits to the projects may be facilitated upon request.
  6. Management letter and financial consolidation report will be the major output of the services.
  7. In its proposal, the firm should provide the fee for audit service; the duration of the annual audit; date of submission of the final audit report.

Audit firms that meet the requirements are kindly requested to submit in person their technical and financial proposals from February 1 – February 12, 2021 during working hours in a sealed and stamped envelope. Bid will close on February 12, 2021 at 5.00 pm.

Handicap International Head Office in Addis Ababa, Dabi Complex Building, 5th Floor, Near Sa’ay Pastry, Tel. +251116631681/41.

Hl reserves the right to reject any or all proposals