REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST
(CONSULTING SERVICES – INDIVIDUAL SELECTION)
COUNTRY : MALAWI
NAME OF PROJECT : THE DIGITAL MALAWI PROGRAM PHASE I: DIGITAL FOUNDATIONS PROJECT
CREDIT No. : 60500-MW
ASSIGNMENT TITLE : PROVISION OF CONSULTANCY SERVICES AS PROJECT ACCOUNTANT FOR THE PPPC UNDER THE DIGITAL MALAWI PROGRAM PHASE I: DIGITAL FOUNDATIONS PROJECT
REFERENCE No. : MW-PPPC-247930 -CS-INDV
The Government of Malawi has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the implementation of a new ICT Project “Digital Malawi Program Phase I: Digital foundations Project” and intends to apply part of the proceeds for the provision of consulting services as a Project Accountant.
The overall aim of the Digital Malawi Project is to extend and improve access to critical ICT infrastructure for the public and private sectors; improve ICT governance; improve access to government services; and facilitate provision of e-services thereby enhancing public service delivery.
The proposed project has been divided into four components, namely; digital ecosystems, digital connectivity (infrastructure), digital platforms and services (e-Government) and project management. It is envisaged that the interventions will result in reduced prices and higher quality and wider availability of various ICT services for the people of Malawi. It will, based on open access principles, provide affordable, high quality connectivity services to selected public institutions.
In order to strengthen its capacity in implementing the Digital Malawi Program, The PPPC wishes to recruit a Project Accountant to work with the project team. The Project Accountant will assist the Project in its Finance Department in the implementation of its activities.
The Public Private Partnership Commission (PPPC) 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. The Project Accountant shall be an individual with relevant qualifications and experience. The shortlisting criteria are: