Expression of Interest - Details

Eoi Name:
Digital Economy Study Coordinator
Pack #:
eTP/AF/Comp/1.6.2 – GH-MOC-221301-CS-INDV
Post Date:
19th August, 2021
Submit Date:
31st August, 2021
Tender Cat:
Consultancy Services

Agency:
Ministry of Communications and Digitalisation
Industry:
General
Description:
The Government of the Republic of Ghana has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the eTransform Project Additional Financing, and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consulting services.
The consulting services (“the Services”) include the hiring of a consultant to serve as a Digital Economy Study Coordinator to:
a) Provide project leadership, supervision, technical expertise and coordination capabilities for the preparation and the efficient implementation of the Digital Economy Studies by engaged research firms or consultants
b) Provide technical support for the implementation of digital economy quick wins as part of the Ghana Digital Acceleration Project
The assignment will cover a period of Twelve Months. The assignment is expected to start in October 2021.
The detailed Terms of Reference (TOR) for the assignment can be obtained at the address given below.
The Ministry of Communications and Digitalisation now invites eligible Individuals Consultants to indicate their interest in providing the Services. Interested Individual Consultants should provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform the Services.

The shortlisting criteria are:
a. The Consultant shall have a minimum bachelor's degree in Digital Systems, Computer Science or Engineering, or a related field
b. At least Five (5) years of relevant experience in the development and implementation strategies including digital transformation strategies and digital policies
c. Ability to work effectively with high-ranking national Government officials and public sector stakeholders.
d. Proven ability to organise workshops and support interaction with a range of target audiences
e. Ability to build and maintain successful relationships and engagement with key stakeholders
f. Proven experience in analysing data
g. Proven experience in drafting Terms of reference for projects in the public sector
h. Coordinating programmes and initiatives at a national level
i. Proven capability to supervise high-performance and diverse teams.

The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to Section III, paragraphs, 3.14, 3.16, and 3.17 of the World Bank’s “Procurement Regulations for IPF Borrowers” July 2016 Revised November 2017, August 2018 and November 2020, (“Procurement Regulations”), and is open to all eligible Bidders as defined in the Procurement Regulations. (“Procurement Regulations”), setting forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest.

A Consultant will be selected in accordance with the Open Competitive Selection of Individual Consultants method set out in the Procurement Regulations.
Source of Funds:
World Bank Trust Fund
Region:
Greater Accra
District:
Accra Metropolitan District

Contact Person:
The Chief Director Attention: Project Coordinator eTransform Project Room 39, Fifth Floor, Ministry of Communications Building Abdul Diouf Street, Near Kofi Annan ICT Center of Excellence, Ridge, Accra Digital Address:
Email :
piu.etransform@moc.gov.gh
Tel :
0202050099
Fax :
Website:

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