The consultant's primary responsibility will be to help set up AfDB's PPP Advisory Hub, undertake needs assessment of PPPs in member countries, and develop a pipeline of potential PPP projects.
AfDB has launched a request for expression of interest (RFEOI) to invite eligible consultants to indicate interest in providing these services. Shortlisted candidates will be provided with the a formal request for proposal (RFP) and full Terms of Reference that contains more detailed information about project objectives, scope of work, deliverables and other related details.
The successful applicant may be expected to assume duties in late December 2015 or early January 2016. The duration of the contract will be twelve months.
The Regional PPP Advisory and Knowledge Hub will serve as a knowledge center of excellence that can provide Regional Member Countries (RMCs) with a centralized location for information on the PPP process. It will provide training and support for the development of non-financial products for project financing, management and monitoring. In addition, capacity building will be provided directly to Government institutions to identify and manage PPP projects.
Interested parties must submit their expression of interest (EOI) on or before 26 November.