Project details


Project title

International Financial Management and Risk Specialist

Country Programme / Action Plan
Tender / Procurement notice
14 Jan 2021


14 January 2021


1 February 2021


52 000 USD

Procurement type

Individual consultants


45233-004 Package Financial Management and Risk Specialist

Funding Agency

ADB - Asian Development Bank

Estimated duration

66 days



Date Published: 14-Jan-2021    Deadline of Submitting EOI: 01-Feb-2021 11:59 PM Manila local time

Selection Profile

Consultant Type: Individual

Selection Method: Individual Consultant Selection (ICS)

Source: International

Technical Proposal: Not Applicable

Selection Title: International Financial Management and Risk Specialist

Package Number:

Package Name:

Advance Action:  No:

Total Inputs: 66 Working Days

Consulting Services Budget: USD 52,000

Budget Type:  Estimated:

Approval Number: 6678

Approval Date: 11-Dec-2020

Estimated Short-listing Date: 08-Feb-2021

Estimated Commencement Date: 26-Feb-2021

Open to non-Member Countries:  No:

Additional Information

Possibility of contract extension:  Not known

Possibility of consideration for downstream assignment:  Not known

Country of assignment: Pakistan

COVID-19 Related Assignment No

Contact Information

Project Officer: Laisiasa Tora

Designation: Economist (Public Finance) Asian Development Bank



Primary | Agency | Country | Agency Role | Person

 Benazir Income Support ProgramPakistanImplementing Agency |

 Benazir Income Support ProgramPakistanExecuting Agency |

Publishing History

Typed | Publication Date | Published By | Duration of Advertisement | Deadline

Original | 14-Jan-2021 | Catherine C. Debalucos | 19 DAYS | 01-Feb-2021 |

CSRN Additional Information / Attachments

TA Report

Terms of Reference for the Consulting Team

Terms of Reference (Individual Consultant)

Expertise: Financial Management and Risk Specialist

Expertise Group: Finance and Investment

Consultant Source: International

TOR Keywords: Financial Risk Management

Objective and Purpose of the Assignment

The expert is to help ADB process the Integrated Social Protection Development Program (ISPDP). The

program will be implemented across Pakistan and will finance investments for strengthening institutional

and organizational capacity for social protection under unconditional cash transfer (UCT) and

conditional cash transfer (CCT), (ii) expanding CCT for primary education, and (iii) evaluating the

design and implementation of pilot CCT for nutrition. ISPDP will be financed under the results-based

lending (RBL) modality which aims to increase accountability and incentives for delivering and

sustaining results, improve the effectiveness and efficiency of government-owned sector programs,

promote institutional development, and enhance development effectiveness.

Scope of Work

The expert shall work with the consulting team and provide inputs as necessary for the delivery of the


(i) sector and subsector analysis; (ii) technical assessment and aspects; (iii) fiduciary system

assessment; (iv) program financial and economic analysis;

(v) program safeguard assessment; (vi) social, poverty, and gender assessment; (vii) program

implementation arrangements; (viii) monitoring and evaluation system assessment; (ix) integrated risk

assessment; and (x) development of a program action plan (PAP).

Detailed Tasks and/or Expected Output

Major responsibilities include but not limited to the following:

The expert shall (i) conduct financial management assessment of the executing agency, in accordance

with ADB guidelines; (iii) review risks and recommend measures to help safeguard risks; (iv) prepare

financial and funds flow arrangements for the program; (vi) prepare financing plan and describe the flow

of funds and disbursement procedures.

Minimum Qualification Requirements

The financial management and risk specialist shall have a degree in finance and management with at least

10 years of experience in financial management, project implementation of development projects

Minimum General Experience: 15 Years

Minimum Specific Experience (relevant to assignment): 10 Years

Regional/Country Experience:  Desired

City and Country Working Days Estimated Start Date Estimated End Date Other Details (use if place selected is Others)

Home Office, Other 66 26-Feb-2021 31-Dec-2021 (dates are indicative)



´╗┐Cost Estimate:

Cost Items Amount in USD

Remuneration and Other Expenses

All activities and inputs in the TOR but not limited to remuneration, per diem, air travel, miscellaneous travel expenses, report preparation, production, and transmission, land transportation, communications, etc. 50,416

Contingency 1,584