EOI: Assessment of Institutional & Financial Management Capacity of Social Cash Transfer Payment Agencies and Feasibility of Payment Delivery Modalities in Yemen
Announcement for Service Providers
Request for Expression of Interest for the Provision of
Assessment of Institutional and Financial Management Capacity of Social Cash Transfer Payment Agencies and Feasibility of Payment Delivery Modalities in Yemen
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) works with Governments, National and International Organizations, to support child survival and development. UNICEF in Yemen is looking for potential providers for the services of Assessment of Institutional and Financial Management Capacity of Social Cash Transfer Payment Agencies and Feasibility of Payment Delivery Modalities in Yemen. Companies who meet the following criteria are invited to Request for Proposals;
- More than 10 years (for team leader) and 5 years (for team members) of professional experience in performing similar roles and responsibilities (assessments related institutional and financial management capacity); experience of conducting collection and analysis of qualitative and quantitative data; Institutional contractor must have an adequate team/staff to carry out the assessment at all targeted geographic locations. The staff should possess advanced academic degrees from recognized universities, and appropriate professional qualifications and experience in ISA and or INTOSAI standards (CVs of a team leader and team members must be attached to the technical proposal; CVs shall include details of audits carried out by the staff, including any ongoing assignments);
- Team leader and team members, including those in the field, should have excellent facilitation, analytical and research skills;
- Field staff should demonstrate strong communication skills and culture-sensitivity. Ability/mobility to freely move within Yemen
- Field team should be gender-balanced to enable reaching out to both male and female beneficiaries; Fluency in written and spoken English for team leader and other key members of the team. Arabic language skills for non-native speakers are highly desirable (especially, for team leader). Knowledge about Yemen context, social protection systems of Yemen, and SWF in particular, is highly preferable.
Interested service providers should express their interest by sending an email to Mr. Yuji Taketomo, UNICEF Supply & Logistics Unit, Sana'a, Tel.: +1-211 400 Ext. 178, firstname.lastname@example.org , during working hours 08:00am -04:00pm, Sunday – Thursday. The closing date is Thursday, 12th of January 2017 (15:00 Yemen local time).
Please note the following:
- UNICEF does not deal with suppliers/ service providers who are non-compliant with the National Labour Laws and Regulations and with those who are do not abide to ethical standards related to child Labour and landmines.
- UNICEF payment terms are after completion of services.