MINISTRY OF IRRIGATION AND WATER DEVELOPMENT (MoIWD)
REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST
(CONSULTING SERVICES – INDIVIDUAL SELECTION)
NAME OF PROJECT: MALAWI RESILIENCE AND DISASTER RISK MANAGEMENT PROJECT MRDRMP)
PROJECT ID #: P161392
The Government of Malawi has obtained a credit and grant from the International Development Association (IDA) through the crisis response window) to implement the Malawi Resilience and Disaster Risk Management Project, and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consulting services. The consulting services (“the Services”) include various individual consultancy services for project management positions for the Malawi Resilience and Disaster Risk Management Project.
The Ministry of Irrigation and Water Development now invites eligible individuals (“Consultants”) to indicate their interest in providing the Services. Interested Consultants should provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform the Services for the following position:
Assignment Title : Procurement Specialist (Ref. No.: MW-MOAIWD-165499-CS-INDV)
The short listing criteria are:
BSc in Procurement or any other relevant discipline (e.g. Business Administration, Law, Project Management, and Engineering) and those with Master’s Degree in Procurement or supply chain will have added advantage;
A professional qualification in procurement from recognized institutions (such as the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS);
A minimum of eight (8) years of post-qualification experience in procurement and contract management in the public sector;
A minimum of five (5) years’ work experience in a donor funded-project such as those funded by the World Bank or African Development Bank or other international donors;
Working knowledge of the Government of Malawi’s Public Procurement law and procedures; and
Membership with Malawi Institute of Procurement and Supply or other relevant international professional institutions.
The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to Section III, paragraphs, 3.14, 3.16, and 3.17 of the World Bank’s “Procurement Regulations for IPF Borrowers” July 2016 Revised November 2017 and August 2018 (“Procurement Regulations”), setting forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest.
Each consultant will be selected in accordance with the Individual Consultant (INDV) selection method set out in the Procurement Regulations. Further information (including detailed terms of reference for the assignments) can be obtained at the address below during office hours from 7:30hrs to 12:00hrs and from 13:00hrs to 17:00hrs except on Weekends and Public Holidays.
How to apply
Expressions of interest including detailed updated curriculum vitae and copies of professional and academic qualifications must be delivered in a written form to the address below (in person, or by mail, or by e-mail) by 24th June, 2020.
The Program Coordinator
Malawi Resilience and Disaster Risk Management Project,