CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST
Recruitment of a High Quality Management firm
Opening date: August 26, 2019
Closing date: September 16, 2019
AMI N° 15-2019
The West and Central African Council for Agricultural Research and Development (CORAF) brings together 23 National Agricultural Research Systems (NARS): Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Cote d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Equatorial Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Togo.
To support the strong commitment of its Strategic Plan, CORAF has received a financial grant from USAID for the implementation of the project “Partnership for Agricultural Research, Education and Development in West Africa (PAIRED)”.
To this end, a diagnosis of the management system of the National Centers of Specialization (NCoS) beneficiaries was carried out. Based on the results of this diagnosis, CORAF requires the skills of a firm to set up a suitable management system and the training of actors to strengthen the operational capacities of the Institutions in the different countries.
The Executive Director of CORAF invites firms that meet the qualification criteria set out in the terms of reference to express their interest in this call.
The tasks to be performed and other information related to the mission are detailed in the terms of reference below.
Firms or businesses interested in this call must provide information indicating that they are qualified to perform such services (brochures, references concerning the execution of similar contracts, CVs for each of the specialists proposed, experiences of the firm in similar areas, experiences under similar conditions, etc.).
The firm will be selected according to the rules contained in the CORAF Administrative, Financial and Accounting Procedures Manual.
Interested firms may obtain additional information from the Executive Secretariat of CORAF by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org from 08:00 to 17:00 GMT.
Applications must be sent by e-mail to the following address: email@example.com by September 16, 2019 at 17:00 GMT at the latest.
Dr Abdou TENKOUANO
Executive Director of CORAF