Call for Expression of Interest for Technical Assistance of an International Expert for Ex-post Evaluation of the EU Financed Project
Call reference number: WWf-Caucasus-01/02-SRV-REG-2013/ENRTP
WWF Caucasus Programme Office (WWF-Caucasus) in partnership with WWF-Germany, WWF-Armenia and WWF-Azerbaijan is involved in implementation of EU financed Project on Increasing the resilience of forest ecosystems against climate change in the South Caucasus Countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia) through forest transformation (Project) for 2011-2014. The Project start day is March 1, 2011 and planned end day March 1, 2014.
WWF-Caucasus is seeking for procurement of service contract to be concluded with International Expert to provide ex-post evaluation of the Project and therefore announces the present Call for Expression of Interest for Technical Assistance of an International Expert.
1. THE PROJECT DESCRIPTION
Information on the Project is available from:
Assignment (in total 20 days) is envisaged to be carried out during February, 2014 (last month of the Project implementation) and March, 2014. Expected deliverable will be ex-post evaluation report.
3. SELECTION PROCEDURE
Selected short-listed applicants will be invited to the negotiated competitive tender and asked for technical and financial offers according to the requirements of the Tender Dossier which will be sent to them. Final selection of the International Expert will be made in accordance with the quality- cost based selection method (technical component and price component).
Note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
4. APPLICATION INFORMATION
Interested candidates should submit (via e-mail and with indication of call ref. number in subject line) the following application document:
Scanned version of a signed cover letter of stating an expression of interest with a possible starting date for the entire duration of the contract to:
Mrs. Sofia Mgeladze
Project Regional Assistant (DCI-ENV/2010/221391)
WWF-Caucasus, Merab Aleksidze Str.11,0193Tbilisi,Georgia
Fax: + ( 995 32 ) 2-237-501
Tel.: + ( 995 32 ) 2-237-500 ext.110
Expression of Interest (EoI) is an alternative to writing a fully-fledged selection-criteria response. The EoI might be with a maximum length such as 2-3 pages. Attachment of CV (free format) is required. The EoI will outline what the person is to do and the experience and skills needed to carry out the role.
The EoI can be set out in a number of ways, including:
• A series of paragraphs covering current role, interest in the new role, examples from experience that are relevant to the skills and duties of the service/job, relevant qualifications.
• A series of headings, based on key skills or roles, with supporting examples.
Whichever way is chosen to set out information in the EoI, the aim is to make a convincing case that is easily judged by the reader to mean that applicants are readily able to move into this role, will be productive quickly, bring to it something useful, will deliver outcomes.
5. DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION
The deadline for submission of application document (signed EoI and CV) is:
01 May, 2013, 15:00 Central European Time (CET) at WWF-Caucasus, Tbilisi.