Governance & Policy Project KPK Job, Financial Management, Procurement Management Specialist 6 June
GOVERNANCE & POLICY PROJECT, KHYBER PAKHTUNKHWA
REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (EOI)
HIRING OF INDIVIDUAL CONSULTANTS
Project Name: Governance & Policy Project, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
Executing Agency: Planning and Development Department, Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
Grant No.: P156410
The Government of Pakistan has received financing form Multi Donor Trust Funds/World Bank, towards the cost of Governance & Policy Project, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (GPP-KP). Implementation support for the GPP will be provided by two units: a Governance Reforms Support Unit (GRSU) and an Operational Support Unit (OSU).GSRU will be responsible for the coordination of policy reforms and OSU will be responsible for project implementation support to all GPP activities.
Applications from highly qualified individuals are solicited for the following positions carrying competitive market based salary package;
S.No. Name of the Position Qualification & Experience
1 Financial Management Specialist • Professional Accountant (CA/ACCA/ACMA) or Master Degree in Finance /Accounting. • 10 years’ experience in financial management, audit or accounts, after acquiring stipulated qualifications • Experience of public sector and donor funded projects is highly desirable • Prior work experience in crisis affected areas would be given weightage.
2 Procurement Management Specialist • MBA, Master’s Degree in Economics/Finance, Law, /Accounting/ ACCA / CA//Engineering (16 years of education procurement related qualification/certifications will be accorded due weightage). • At least 10 years of experience; after acquiring stipulated qualification, in the field of procurement at the national level or with the International Organizations / Donor projects. • Prior experience in World Bank procurement processes will be accorded due weightage.
3 Governance Specialist • Master’s degree in Governance / Public Administration / Public Policy /Social Sciences or a related discipline from any accredited university. • Minimum 15 years’ experience in a field of public sector and governance related activities, at the national level or with the International Organizations / Donor projects. • Minimum grade 21 in the case of retired government servants, and grade 19 in the case of serving government servants. • Very good understanding of government functioning and protocols as evidenced in the past experience of candidate • Excellent grasp of public financial management principles and practices; and • Prior work experience in crisis affected areas would be given due weightage.
4 Contract Administration Specialist • MBA, Master’s Degree in Economics/Finance /Accounting/ ACCA / CA/Engineering (sixteen years of education (.Contract management and project management related qualification/certifications will be accorded due weightage • At least 10 years of experience; after acquiring stipulated qualification, with demonstrative effectiveness, in providing technical support on contract administration issues on projects of comparable scale and complexity will be required. • Experience on donor funded projects would be accorded more weightage. • The individual should have extensive knowledge of national / provincial rules and regulation.
5 Citizen Engagement and Social Sector Specialist • Masters in Sociology, Anthropology, Community development, Social work, Economics or any other relevant discipline. • At least lOyears’ experience in leading governance related programs in public sector for a fairly large organization. • Public sector experience is essential. Additional private sector experience is a plus. • Evidence of understanding of issues relating to governance, rule of law and conflict mitigation, will be required • Prior work experience in crisis affected areas would be given weightage.
Detailed Terms of Reference (TORs) for the positions can be obtained from the Planning and Development Website: http://www.pndkp.gov.pk/category/jobs/
Attention of the interested candidates is drawn to section V of the World Bank’s Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants [under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants] by World Bank Borrowers (Consultant Guidelines (January 2011. revised July 2014).
Interested individuals may send their application, CVs and all the educational and experience certificates including CNIC within 15 days of appearance of this advertisement to the following address.
Chief Foreign Aid
Planning & Development Department, Civil Secretariat, Peshawar Phone: 091 9210499
Also available on www.khyberpakhtunkhwa.gov.pk INF(P)2688