Short-Term Consultant (STC) for Energy and Extractives Unit, Nepal
Expression of Interest Deadline
01-May-2019 at 11:59:59 PM (Eastern Time – Washington D.C.)
Language of Notice
NP - Nepal
The World Bank Group intends to finance the assignment/services under:
BB - BANK BUDGET
TF0A1626 - NEPAL: Power Sector Reform and Sustainable Hydropower Development Project
The consultant will be an individual.
SELECTION FOR CONSULTANTS BY THE WORLD BANK GROUP
REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST
Electronic Submissions through World Bank Group eConsultant2
Assignment Title: 1262232 - Short-Term Consultant (STC) for Energy and Extractives Unit, Nepal
The World Bank Nepal Office in Kathmandu is seeking qualified and experienced candidate as Short-Term Consultant (STC) for Energy and Extractives Unit.
The World Bank Group is committed to achieving diversity in terms of gender, nationality, culture and educational background and maintain a diverse, highly qualified and dedicated workforce. Individuals with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply.
Scope of Work
The consultant will support the programs undertaken by the Energy and Extractives team working on Nepal, including but not limited to:
a) Support the team in managing supervision and implementation of the Energy portfolio, and related key meetings with internal and external clients, etc.
b) Support the team in managing analytical and advisory work and related key meetings with internal and external clients, etc.
c) Participate in field visits to the project areas with the team;
d) Monitor the performance of the contracts under the World Bank supported Projects in close coordination with the clients.
e) Provide support to the teams portfolio analyst to coordinate within the Energy and Extractives teams and with the relevant government organizations and other development partners, and contribute to project documents, as and when needed;
f) Provide support in the preparation of operational products and project documents (e.g. Aide Memoires, background reports, field trip reports, case studies, portfolio performance reviews, etc.).
g) Any other works assigned by the Task Team Leaders of Projects.
The candidate should have at least Masters degree in science, engineering, economics or equivalent and at least 2 years of working experience in relevant fields. The candidate should have excellent interpersonal skills, attention to details, ability to work under pressure, and verbal and written communication in English and Nepali languages.
How to apply?
The details of the position are available on the business opportunities page at https://wbgeconsult2.worldbank.org/wbgec/index.html in Selection# 1262232. Qualified candidates should express their interest on-line by submitting their CV and letter of interest against the selection # 1262232 by May 1, 2019.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for next steps.
INDIVIDUAL / FIRM PROFILE
The consultant should be an individual.
The World Bank Group now invites eligible consultants to indicate their interest in providing the services. Interested consultants must provide information indicating that they are qualified to perform the services (brochures, description of similar assignments, experience in similar conditions, availability of appropriate skills among staff, etc.). Please note that the total size of all attachments should be less than 5MB.
Expressions of Interest should be submitted, in English, electronically through World Bank Group eConsultant2 (https://wbgeconsult2.worldbank.org/wbgec/index.html)
Shortlisting and selection will be subject to the availability of funding.
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