Services to Document and Finalise the Development of the Preparedness and Deployment Concept for On-Site Inspection Equipment
Invitation to bid
Reference: ITB No. 2020-0122/THORVALDSDOTTIR - RE-BID
Beneficiary country(ies): Austria
Deadline on: 11-Dec-2020 17:00 (GMT 1.00) Brussels, Copenhagen, Madrid, Paris
The Contractor shall carry out the Services in accordance with these ToR and as per the Commission's request in the most cost-efficient manner and in accordance with best practices.
The Contractor shall regularly report on the progress, interim results and time estimated for the required Services to the Commission.
The personnel provided by the Contractor for this project shall have an advanced university degree in logistics, emergency response, or a related field, and at least 5 years of relevant work experience dealing with planning and implementation of rapid deployment operations and with in-field support activities for deployed/remote operations. As an essential requirement, the personnel of the Contractor shall have excellent written and oral communication skills in the English language.
The relevant personnel shall have knowledge and at least 5 years of work experience in the following areas as demonstrated by proven records of achievements (e.g. reports or publication):
• warehouse management and multimodal transportation of technical and support equipment including dangerous goods;
• supply chain experience and an understanding of emergency context and security management;
rapid deployments and in-field support operations in international environments.
For the report, the Contractor shall perform the following tasks:
A. Gathering information about the development and status of the OSI equipment preparedness and deployment capability by reviewing available documents from the Commission and from public sources and conducting interviews with Commission staff and relevant experts regarding background and findings from, inter alia and as applicable:
› Expert meetings and workshops,
› Development approach, projects and consultancies,
› Studies and field tests,
› Training activities and exercises.
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