Project details

Overview

Project title

International Financial Management and Risk Specialist

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

Published

14 January 2021

Deadline

1 February 2021

Budget

52 000 USD


Procurement type


Individual consultants

Reference

45233-004 Package Financial Management and Risk Specialist

Funding Agency

ADB - Asian Development Bank


Estimated duration

66 days


Countries

Pakistan

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

Email: ltora@adb.org


Agencies

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

http://www.assortis.com/public/upload/ADB672963.pdf


Terms of Reference for the Consulting Team

http://www.assortis.com/public/upload/ADB6729632.pdf


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

following:

(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)


Total

66


´╗┐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

TOTAL


52,000