Ministry of Energy and Petroleum Financial Management Specialist Job in Kenya

Republic of Kenya
 
Ministry of Energy and Petroleum
 
Request for Expressions of Interest
 
Country: Kenya
Credit No. 4743- KE.
 
Project: Kenya Electricity Expansion 
Project Project ID No. P103037
 
Sector: Energy Sector 
Expressions of interest
 
Consulting Services
 
Individual Consultant (Financial Management Specialist)
 
The Ministry of Energy and Petroleum has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the Kenya Electricity Expansion Project (KEEP), and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consultant services. 
The services include among other things: Maintaining efficient and effective financial management policies, systems and procedures; a sound financial and accounting system in accordance with GOK procedures and annually prepare the project’s accounts in accordance with International Public Sector Accounting Standards to meet the reporting obligations.
 
The objective of this consultancy will be to improve the technical capacity in managing and maintaining a sound financial and accounting system for KEEP within the Ministry of Energy and Petroleum.
 
The Ministry of Energy and Petroleum now invites eligible individual consultants to indicate their interest in providing the above services, by submitting a Curriculum Vitae and a one-page expression of interest. 
Qualified consultants will be a Certified Public Accountant or Chartered Accountant with at least a first degree in accounting or finance from a recognized University and have a minimum of 5 years’ relevant experience; experience in the public service and donor funded projects is preferable.
 
A consultant will be selected in accordance with the procedures set out in the World Bank’s  
Guidelines: 
Selection and Employment of Consultants by World Bank Borrowers (May 2004, revised May 2010).

Interested consultants may obtain further information at the address below during office hours (8 a.m.
to 5 p.m.)

Expressions of interest clearly marked “Financial Management Specialist” should be addressed to
 
Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Energy & Petroleum
Nyayo House, 23rd Floor
Nairobi - Kenya
 
and deposited in the Tender Box situated on 24th Floor, Nyayo House Building, Nairobi, so as to be received on or before 16th July, 2013, at 10.00 a.m. 
Late submission will not be accepted.
 
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