GIZ Office Addis Ababa

Reporter Nov8,2020

Invitation to Bid

Reference No. 83368379

The GIZ – ESDS Ethiopia is looking for a consulting firm who are eligible to participate in this public bid, are herewith requested to submit their proposals “Consultancy Service for the Preparation of national guidelines for forest management planning”.

Interested bidders who fulfill the following criteria can request the bid document starting from Monday, November 9, 2020, 8:30am via an email address: pcc@giz.de

Qualifications of the Consultants

Team Leader (National)- Tasks of the Team leader

  • Overall responsibility for advisory packages of the contractor (quality and deadlines)
  • Coordinating and ensuring communication with GIZ, partners and others involved in the following the agreed code of conduct
  • Personal management, identifying the need for short-term assignments within the available budget, as well as planning and steering assignments and supporting local and international short-term experts
  • Regular reporting in accordance with deadlines

Tasks of the team leader

  • Overall responsibility for the advisory packages of the contractor  (quality and deadlines)
  • Coordinating and ensuring communication with Giz, partners and others involved in the project, following the agreed code of conduct
  • Personnel management, identifying the need for short-term assignments within the available budget, as well as planning and steering assignments and supporting local and international short-term experts
  • Regular reporting in accordance with deadlines
  • Will be the focal person of the contract

Qualifications of the team leader

  • Education/training: University qualification master’s degree in business management, developmental economics and/or related fields Language: business language skills in English
  • General professional experience: 15 years of professional experience in the Finance sector
  • Specific professional experience: 10 years in business development and finance in the context of rural market development of which 4 years of experience in end-user finance scheme development in displacement settings would be an asset
  • Leadership/management experience: 6 years of management/ leadership experience as project team leader or manager in a company
  • Regional experience: 6 years of experience in projects in Ethiopia experience in Gambella region and/or Development cooperation’s will be an asset

A.Expert 1

Tasks of expert 1

  • The expert will carry out the overall technical activities of the assignment.
  • This include the necessary desk reviews, analysis of data and develop Models
  • Assist the team leader in administrative activities and reporting

Qualifications of expert 1

  • Education/training: MSC/BSC In Business management, marketing, economics or related field of studies
  • Language: Good business language skills in English
  • General professional experience: 6 year for BSC or four years for MSC
  • Specific professional experience: 5 years’ experience in business development and finance, experience in displacement settings will be an asset
  • Leadership/management experience: N.A
  • Regional experience: 4 years’ experience in Ethiopia Experience in Gambella is an Asset
  • Development Cooperation (DC) experience: 6 years of experience in DC projects
  • Other: N.A

Soft skills of team members

In addition to their specialist qualifications, the following qualifications are required of team members:

  • Team skills
  • Initiative
  • Communication skills
  • Socio cultural competence
  • Efficient, partner- and client-focused working methods
  • Interdisciplinary thinking

All bids must be delivered/submitted physically to the address below at or before 4:00 pm local time on Friday November 23, 2020.

GIZ- Office, Kazanchis, Addis Ababa

Near Jupiter Hotel

Bloom Tower 9th Floor

Bidders should submit their Technical and Financial Proposals as per the issued tender document.

GIZ – ESDS Ethiopia Project reserves the right to cancel the bid fully or partially.