Technical Audit (Re-advertised)

  Sarey
  Afghanistan Unspecified 298
Date Posted:Jul 13, 2010
Reference:NRAP/NCU/Consultants/014
Closing Date:Aug 9, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Male
Functional Area:Consulting
Nationality:International
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:Fresh
Contract Duration:Not specified
Possibility of Contract Extension:Yes
Contract Type:Short Term
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:

About Sarey:

 

Job Summary:

The consultant’s assignment is summarized as follows:
• design a methodology for the assignment,
• review operational systems and procedures such as Survey and design, procurement, and contract management,
• review road standards and tools such as Technical Manual, technical specifications, for Road Work, structure Work, Suspension Bridge Technical Drawings,
• review of the program implementation tools such as PIM, financial Manual FM, and Procurement Manual PM etc, followed by reported recommendation for improvements
• augment the desk top review with field visits to representative road and bridge projects,
• formulate his findings and recommendations to the NCU in the Draft Technical Audit Report,
 the findings should include but not limited to the consistent application of the operational systems, procedures and standards in the office and at site,
 The recommendation should clearly enumerate practical measures that needs to be taken to address the gaps, improve efficiencies, increase effectiveness, enhance good governance,
• present the findings and recommendations to the NRAP management for a possible feedback from stakeholders,
• finalize the report taking into account comments received through NCU,,

Duties & Responsibilities:

The consultant shall carryout the service within 3 months duration. The scope of the assignment besides the desk top review includes field visits to representative road and bridge projects, formulation of the findings and recommendations and report to the National Coordination Unit. NCU and WB will review the Draft report chronologically and consultant (firm or company) will finalize it after possible revision.

Job Requirement:

Qualifications and experience
The consultant firm should maintain the following competency in key personals

Task Manager
• Minimum Degree in development related fields
• 10 years extensive experience technical auditing of development projects
• Experience in team/task leadership preferably in fragile states,
• conversant with various standards projects operational systems and procedures, and Quality Assurance
• Familiarity with the World Bank’s procurements,
• Experience in Financial management, procurement
Road Engineer:
• Minimum Degree in road sector related fields
• 10 years experience in design of rural roads simple to complex cross drainage structures such as bridge, culvert, causeways, suspension bridge, Bailey Bridge etc,
• Experience in technical audit of infrastructures, preferably road projects,
• Proven experience in roads contract management, and quality control,
• Experience in Quality control system, and familiarity with technical specification of rural roads

Job Location:

Afghanistan
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