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Request for Expression of Interest (REOI)

 

Country: Tanzania

Project: Eastern Africa Regional Statistics Program for Results.

Title of assignment: Statistician - Monetary and Financial Statistics Expert

Client: East African Community (EAC) Secretariat

Project ID: P176371

Duration of assignment: 24 months, renewable

Ref No: TZ-EAC-326529-CS-INDV

  1. The East African Community (hereinafter called "Borrower") has applied for financing from the World Bank (hereinafter called "Grant") toward the cost of Eastern Africa Regional Statistics Program for Results and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consulting services of a Statistician - Monetary and Financial Statistics Expert
  1. The consulting services (“the Services”) include:
    1. Coordinate development of regional guidelines/regulations to support harmonisation of Monetary & Financial Statistics and Financial Soundness Indicators (FSI), taking into account the international manuals and guidelines (MFS 2000 and FSI guidelines, 2006) and best practices;
    2. Build capacities of Central Banks, other financial sector regulators and National Statistics Offices in compilation of regionally harmonized statistical data;
    3. Create a mechanism for generation of relevant regional aggregates using harmonized MFS and FSI data;
    4. Create a framework for generating historical data for the regionally harmonized MFS and FSIs data;
    5. Update and maintain a comprehensive monetary surveillance database;
    6. Provide a platform for comprehensive exchange of experiences and sharing the regional capacities among EAC Partner States;
    7. Develop a framework for ensuring compliance to regionally harmonized compilation practices;
    8. Facilitate Partner States to adopt the implementation of the MFS 2000 manual and the relevant guidelines necessary for generation of Financial soundness Indicators following the Basle Committee guidelines;
    9. Develop a comprehensive monetary surveillance database;
    10. Provide technical backstopping to Partner States at various stages of MFS and FSI compilation;
    11. Identify challenges in the harmonization process and suggest options for addressing them; and
    12. Perform any other duties as shall be assigned by the Project Manager
  1. The East African Community 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 selection criteria are:

Qualifications and experience

    1. A Masters degree in Statistics or Economics or equivalent qualifications from a recognised University/ Institution;
    2. Working experience of not less than 8 years in compiling MFS/FSI, 3 of which must be at senior level; and
    3. Working knowledge in compilation of harmonised MFS and FSI statistics at national or regional level.

     Competencies and skills

    1. Communication, presentation, computer, conceptual, numeracy, statistical, analytical, writing, and research skills;
    2. Demonstrated initiative, personal dynamism and self-motivated;
    3. Knowledge in statistics software packages;
    4. A team player, with ability to work in a multi-cultural environment;
    5. Ability to work with minimum supervision; and
    6. Ability to coordinate regional workshops, seminars and conferences in English, the working language of the East African Community.
    7. The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to Section III, paragraph 3.14, 3.16 and 3.17 of the World Bank’s Procurement Regulations for IPF Borrowers: Procurement in Investment Project Financing - Goods, Works, Non-Consulting and Consulting Services,November 2020 (Fourth Edition), setting forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest.
  1. Consultants will be selected in accordance with the Individual Consultant Selection (ICS) method set out in the Procurement Regulations.
  1. Further information can be obtained at the address below during office hours i.e. 09:00 to 17:00 hours. Interested and qualified Individuals are requested to access the detailed TOR from the EAC website from the following link: https://www.eac.int/opportunities/consultancies
  1. Expressions of interest must be delivered in a written form to the address below (in person, or by mail, or by fax, or by e-mail) by 10th February 2023.

Address:

Secretary General, EAC.

Attention:

Project Manager.
Eastern Africa Regional Statistics Program for Results,
East African Community (EAC) Headquarters,
P.O Box 1096 Arusha, Tanzania.
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Website: https://www.eac.int and https://eac.opendataforafrica.org

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EAST AFRICAN COMMUNITY

Request for Expression of Interest (REOI)

 

Country: Tanzania

Project: Eastern Africa Regional Statistics Program for Results.

Title of assignment: Statistician - Demographic and Health Statistics Expert

Client: East African Community (EAC) Secretariat

Project ID: P176371

Duration of assignment: 24 months, renewable

Ref No: TZ-EAC-326527-CS-INDV

  1. The East African Community (hereinafter called "Borrower") has applied for financing from the World Bank (hereinafter called "Grant") toward the cost of Eastern Africa Regional Statistics Program for Results and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consulting services of a Statistician - Demographic and Health Statistics Expert
  1. The consulting services (“the Services”) include:
    1. Develop guidelines for the harmonisation/ standardization of the methodology for demographic and health indicators in the Community;
    2. Facilitate capacity building at the NSOs, especially in the areas of demographic and health analysis;
    3. Coordinate and support the harmonisation of censuses and survey design, questionnaires and tabulation plans in the EAC region, with particular reference to the measurement of demographic and health indicators;
    4. Coordinate the development and adoption of a common methodology for computation of population projections and promote the use of good standards in the generation of these estimates;
    5. Produce and disseminate annual report on demographic and health indicators in the EAC region;
    6. Compile updated regional datasets on demographic and health for dissemination;
    7. Develop and implement a program for enhancing the use of demographic and health indicators in decision making;
    8. Identify challenges in the harmonization process and suggest options for addressing them; and
    9. Perform any other duties as shall be assigned by the Project Manager.
  1. The East African Community 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 selection criteria are:

Qualifications and experience

    1. A Masters degree in Population studies, Demography, Statistics, or any other related field;
    2. At least 8 years of relevant professional experience (of which 3 years must be at senior level) in production of demographic and health statistics in government statistical agencies, research institutions, or other organizations dealing with compilation of demographic and health statistics; and
    3. Experience in analyzing population data, vital statistics, routine health facility data (DHIS2) and data from national health surveys (DHS, MICS).

Competencies and skills

    1. Should have effective communication, presentation, computer, conceptual, numeracy, statistical, writing, and research skills;
    2. Hands-on expertise of statistical packages and population analysis software like SPSS, STATA, PASEX software and other statistical software;
    3. A team player, with ability to work in a multi-cultural environment;
    4. Ability to work with minimum supervision;
    5. Ability to coordinate regional workshops, seminars and conferences in the EAC official working language; and
    6. Experience in generating population projections, vital statistics and health statistics will be an added advantage.
  1. The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to Section III, paragraph 3.14, 3.16 and 3.17 of the World Bank’s Procurement Regulations for IPF Borrowers: Procurement in Investment Project Financing - Goods, Works, Non-Consulting and Consulting Services,November 2020 (Fourth Edition), setting forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest.
  1. Consultants will be selected in accordance with the Individual Consultant Selection (ICS) method set out in the Procurement Regulations.
  1. Further information can be obtained at the address below during office hours i.e. 09:00 to 17:00 hours. Interested and qualified Individuals are requested to access the detailed TOR from the EAC website from the following link: https://www.eac.int/opportunities/consultancies
  1. Expressions of interest must be delivered in a written form to the address below (in person, or by mail, or by fax, or by e-mail) by 17th February 2023.

Address:

Secretary General, EAC.

Attention:

Project Manager.
Eastern Africa Regional Statistics Program for Results,
East African Community (EAC) Headquarters,
P.O Box 1096 Arusha, Tanzania.
E-mail:
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Website: https://www.eac.int and https://eac.opendataforafrica.org

 

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Country: Tanzania

Project: Eastern Africa Regional Statistics Program for Results.

Title of assignment: Statistician - Education and Gender Statistics Expert

Client: East African Community (EAC) Secretariat

Project ID: P176371

Duration of assignment: 24 months, renewable

Ref No: TZ-EAC-326528-CS-INDV

  1. The East African Community (hereinafter called "Borrower") has applied for financing from the World Bank (hereinafter called "Grant") toward the cost of Eastern Africa Regional Statistics Program for Results and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consulting services of a Statistician - Education and Gender Statistics Expert
  1. The consulting services (“the Services”) include:
    1. Develop guidelines for the harmonisation/ standardization of the methodology for education and gender indicators in the Community;
    2. Facilitate capacity building at the NSOs, especially in the areas of education and gender analysis;
    3. Coordinate and support the harmonisation of censuses and survey design, questionnaires and tabulation plans in the EAC region, with particular reference to the measurement of education and gender indicators;
    4. Produce and disseminate annual report on education and gender indicators in the EAC region;
    5. Compile updated regional datasets on education and gender for dissemination;
    6. Develop and implement a program for enhancing the use of education and gender indicators in decision making;
    7. Identify challenges in the harmonization process and suggest options for addressing them; and
    8. Perform any other duties as shall be assigned by the Project Manager.
  1. The East African Community 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 selection criteria are:

       Qualifications and experience

    1. A Master degree in Statistics, Economics, Gender Studies or any other related field;
    2. At least 8 years of relevant professional experience (of which 3 years must be at senior level) in production of education and gender statistics in government statistical agencies, research institutions, or other organizations dealing with compilation of education and gender statistics;
    3. Experience in analyzing education and gender statistics; and
    4. Experience in designing relevant modules on education and gender in censuses and surveys will be an added advantage.

     Competencies and skills

    1. Should have effective communication, presentation, computer, conceptual, numeracy, statistical, writing, and research skills;
    2. Hands-on expertise of statistical packages and population analysis software like SPSS, STATA software and other statistical software;
    3. A team player, with ability to work in a multi-cultural environment;
    4. Ability to work with minimum supervision;
    5. Ability to coordinate regional workshops, seminars and conferences in English; and
    6. Experience in generating population projections, vital statistics and health statistics will be an added advantage.
  1. The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to Section III, paragraph 3.14, 3.16 and 3.17 of the World Bank’s Procurement Regulations for IPF Borrowers: Procurement in Investment Project Financing - Goods, Works, Non-Consulting and Consulting Services,November 2020 (Fourth Edition), setting forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest.
  1. Consultants will be selected in accordance with the Individual Consultant Selection (ICS) method set out in the Procurement Regulations.
  1. Further information can be obtained at the address below during office hours i.e. 09:00 to 17:00 hours. Interested and qualified Individuals are requested to access the detailed TOR from the EAC website from the following link: https://www.eac.int/opportunities/consultancies
  1. Expressions of interest must be delivered in a written form to the address below (in person, or by mail, or by fax, or by e-mail) by 17th February 2023.

Address:

Secretary General, EAC.

Attention:

Project Manager.
Eastern Africa Regional Statistics Program for Results,
East African Community (EAC) Headquarters,
P.O Box 1096 Arusha, Tanzania.
E-mail:
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Website: https://www.eac.int and https://eac.opendataforafrica.org


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Country: Tanzania

Project: Eastern Africa Regional Statistics Program for Results.

Title of assignment: Social Safeguards Specialist

Client: East African Community (EAC) Secretariat

Project ID: P176371

Duration of assignment: 24 months, renewable

Ref No: TZ-EAC-326521-CS-INDV

  1. The East African Community (hereinafter called "Borrower") has applied for financing from the World Bank (hereinafter called "Grant") toward the cost of Eastern Africa Regional Statistics Program for Results and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consulting services of a Social Safeguards Specialist
  1. The consulting services (“the Services”) include:
    1. Process travel arrangements for the staff in the EAC EARSPforR Administration Team and relevant stakeholders;
    2. Identify all key potential social impacts and risks of the project and ensure that their magnitude and significance are well understood and properly managed;
    3. Provide technical assistance to the Project Implementation Team at national level to ensure that they meet project’s environmental and social requirements.
    4. Implement social safeguards related activities as outlined in the project’s Environmental and Social Commitment Plan (ESCP); E Electronic Waste Management Plan (EWMP); and other documents;
    5. Prepare necessary documents, such as social safeguards guidelines, tools and notes based on national and project funder relevant environmental and social safeguards policies, acts and regulations and disseminate them to the relevant stakeholders and follow up on their implementation;
    6. Collaborate with technical staff and other stakeholders to ensure that all Project activities comply with project ESCP process, and other procedures;
    7. Organize social safeguards orientation, awareness, and training for major stakeholders on developed safeguards tools;
    8. Organize social safeguards consultative session as specified in the Project Stakeholder engagement Plan (SEP) in line with relevant policies and guidelines;
    9. Prepare periodic reports in a manner understandable as specified in the Project ESCP and SEP for effective dissemination purpose and submit them to the Project Manager;
    10. Establish and maintain an effective grievance tracking system and where relevant ensure that grievances are channeled to appropriate response mechanisms;
    11. Work with Grievance Redress Committees at Project level to adequately address grievances of project beneficiaries and make proper grievance database to inform reports;
    12. Ensure that contractors for all the Project activities follow the Codes of Conduct and in respect of the signed contract with EAC;
    13. Transfer skills and knowledge to selected national safeguards counterpart staff who will take part in implementation of various assigned tasks related to meeting Project’s Environmental and Social requirements.
    14. Coordinate development and implementation of environmental safeguards; and Monitoring and evaluation tool for the project, including procurement of short-term specialist of these areas on a need basis.
  1. The East African Community 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 selection criteria are:
    1. A Master’s degree in either Social Sciences, Sociology, Development Studies, Rural Development, or related studies;
    2. A minimum of 8 years of experience with a proven professional record in working in social and environmental safeguards related field in a reputable organization, 3 of which must be at senior level; and
    3. Experience at the national or international level in developing and implementing Monitoring and Evaluation tools would be an added advantage.
    4. Being a registered Environmental and or Social Expert with a valid practicing certificate is an added advantage;
    5. Knowledge of fundamental principles, concepts and practices World Bank Environmental and Social Framework, World Bank Environmental and Social and Standards,
    6. Conversant with the East Africa’s National Environmental Policies; Environmental Acts; and Impact assessment procedures.
  1. The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to Section III, paragraph 3.14, 3.16 and 3.17 of the World Bank’s Procurement Regulations for IPF Borrowers: Procurement in Investment Project Financing - Goods, Works, Non-Consulting and Consulting Services,November 2020 (Fourth Edition), setting forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest.
  1. Consultants will be selected in accordance with the Individual Consultant Selection (ICS) method set out in the Procurement Regulations.
  1. Further information can be obtained at the address below during office hours i.e. 09:00 to 17:00 hours. Interested and qualified Individuals are requested to access the detailed TOR from the EAC website from the following link:https://www.eac.int/opportunities/consultancie
  1. Expressions of interest must be delivered in a written form to the address below (in person, or by mail, or by fax, or by e-mail) by 10th February 2023.

Address:

Secretary General, EAC.

Attention:

Project Manager.
Eastern Africa Regional Statistics Program for Results,
East African Community (EAC) Headquarters,
P.O Box 1096 Arusha, Tanzania.
E-mail:
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Website: https://www.eac.int and https://eac.opendataforafrica.or

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Country: Tanzania

Project: Eastern Africa Regional Statistics Program for Results.

Title of assignment: Procurement Officer

Client: East African Community (EAC) Secretariat

Project ID: P176371

Duration of assignment: 24 months, renewable

Ref No: TZ-EAC-326525-CS-INDV

  1. The East African Community (hereinafter called "Borrower") has applied for financing from the World Bank (hereinafter called "Grant") toward the cost of Eastern Africa Regional Statistics Program for Results and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consulting services of a Procurement Officer
  1. The consulting services (“the Services”) include:
    1. Carry out tendering processes for procurement of goods and services in accordance with the WB Procurement Regulations and EAC procurement procedures;
    2. Initiate, prepare and update procurement plans in consultation with the EAC-StatPforR Project Team and the Senior Procurement Officer;
    3. Ensure procurement activities are carried out in accordance with the provision of the grant agreement, the Project Appraisal Report and the EAC Financial Rules and Regulations;
    4. Receive, review and process procurement requisitions from user Departments.
    5. Generate procurement reports and correspondences in the format prescribed by EAC and the World Bank.
    6. Advise evaluation committee in the evaluation of the bids and proposals in accordance with the EAC and World Bank Procurement Guidelines;
    7. Prepare evaluation reports and recommendations for contract awards, technical evaluation reports and combined evaluation reports, including obtaining the necessary EAC internal clearances and WB’s no-objection;
    8. Prepare Documentation for the Procurement Committee and Prepare minutes and reports of the Committee meetings.
    9. Preparation of contracts and purchase orders for signature;
    10. Advise on contract management;
    11. In liaison with the Project Manager and the Senior Procurement Officer, monitor the EAC and World Bank Procurement Plan in the World Bank’s Systematic Tracking of Exchanges in Procurement (STEP) and the EAC e-Procurement System
  1. The East African Community 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 selection criteria are:
    1. Must have a Bachelors degree, from a recognized University in Procurement and Supplies, Business Administration, Public Administration, Finance, Engineering, Law, Economics or any other related field;
    2. Must have professional qualifications in procurement such as Certified Institute of Procurement and Supplies (CIPS) certification or equivalent;
    3. Must have relevant working experience of not less than 5 years;
    4. Active member of professional body of procurement practitioners;
    5. Knowledge and experience in Public Procurement and the World Bank’s Procurement Guidelines/Regulations will be an added advantage;
    6. Experience in the use of knowledge of the World Bank’s Systematic Tracking of Exchanges in Procurement (STEP) and e-Procurement systems will be an added advantage.
  1. The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to Section III, paragraph 3.14, 3.16 and 3.17 of the World Bank’s Procurement Regulations for IPF Borrowers: Procurement in Investment Project Financing - Goods, Works, Non-Consulting and Consulting Services,November 2020 (Fourth Edition), setting forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest.
  1. Consultants will be selected in accordance with the Individual Consultant Selection (ICS) method set out in the Procurement Regulations.
  1. Further information can be obtained at the address below during office hours i.e. 09:00 to 17:00 hours. Interested and qualified Individuals are requested to access the detailed TOR from the EAC website from the following link: https://www.eac.int/opportunities/consultancies
  1. Expressions of interest must be delivered in a written form to the address below (in person, or by mail, or by fax, or by e-mail) by 10th February 2023.

Address:
Secretary General, EAC.
Attention:
Project Manager.
Eastern Africa Regional Statistics Program for Results,
East African Community (EAC) Headquarters,
P.O Box 1096 Arusha, Tanzania.
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