The Ministry of Finance and Economic Development of the Republic of Mauritius has received a Grant from the African Development Bank and intends to appoint a Project Manager as individual consultant to provide technical services in relation to the Public Sector Investment Programme (PSIP) of the government of Mauritius. A new planning framework has recently been introduced for the elaboration of the long term investment plan and the 5 Year rolling PSIP. The planning framework…
|Republic of Mauritius|
|Posted on: October 17, 2011|
|Port Louis, Mauritius|
|General Consultancy Services|
|Type: Open National Tender (ONT)|
|November 1, 2011@12:00:00|
The Ministry of Finance and Economic Development of the Republic of Mauritius has received a Grant from the African Development Bank and intends to appoint a Project Manager as individual consultant to provide technical services in relation to the Public Sector Investment Programme (PSIP) of the government of Mauritius. A new planning framework has recently been introduced for the elaboration of the long term investment plan and the 5 Year rolling PSIP. The planning framework focuses on linkages between the national goals/strategic priorities, the sector development plans and the operational plan. The 5 Year rolling PSIP needs to be reviewed and updated in accordance with the new planning framework and templates that have been developed.
The Project Manager will be required to assist Ministries and Government Departments in undertaking medium term investment planning, project identification and analysis (economic and financial). He is expected to review and update the 5 Year rolling PSIP in line with the new planning framework. He will also propose measures to address bottlenecks that affect project implementation leading to cost overruns and time slippages and devise a monitoring system for projects included in the 5 Year rolling Public Sector Investment Programme (PSIP). The Project Manager is expected to have a minimum of 10 years experience in public sector investment planning and extensive knowledge in strategic planning within the public sector and holds a postgraduate qualification in Economics and/or Finance Consultants with engineering and economics/finance background are encouraged to express their interest.
Other minimum skills requirements include:
(i) expertise in economic and financial analysis of projects and programmes;
(ii) extensive knowledge in infrastructure planning and relevant policy (transportation, tourism, knowledge infrastructure, water, sewerage, industrial development, Public Private Partnership);
(iii) understanding of project development lifecycle from the generation of a project idea through feasibility, briefing, design, implementation, completion and follow up, well developed project management skills to ensure timely and smooth delivery of promised outputs and regulatory framework in order to enable the delivery of efficient public infrastructure service.
Interested consultants from member countries are required to submit their statement of capability, a motivational letter and an updated Curriculum Vitae highlighting their experience relevant to the proposed assignment. This should include description of assignments of similar nature and complexity carried out in the last five years and availability of appropriate qualifications and skills. For each assignment executed, the consultant shall provide the name and addresses of the client, dates of execution, and a brief description of the value of the services provided and the financing sources.
A short list of a minimum of three consultants will be compiled in accordance with the procedures set out in the African Development Bank’s Rules of Procedure for the Use of Consultants.
Expressions of interest clearly marked “EXPRESSION OF INTEREST FOR THE CONSULTANCY SERVICES FOR THE ELABORATION OF THE PUBLIC SECTOR INVESTMENT PROGRAMME” must be delivered to the address shown above. or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org with copy to email@example.com not later than the time specified above.
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