Individual Consultant for the Formulation needed at ECOWAS
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The Economic Community of West African States ECOWAS, a regional grouping with 15 Member States in West Africa three landlocked and one island with a population of about 300million with an annual economic growth rate of 6%. The ECO WAS Commission is one of the eight Regional Economic Communities RECs supporting the African Union to coordinate the implementation of continental and regional integration and development programmes in West Africa.
Job Title: Individual Consultant for the Formulation of ECOWAS Hydrocarbons Development Policy (EHDP)
As part of the mandated activities towards the realization of the main objective of ECOWAS, the Commission is soliciting the services of a reputable and highly competent persons to assist the Directorate of Mining & Geo-extractives Development draft a comprehensive Technical Feasibility Report/implementation Strategy for an ECOWAS Geo-extractives Observatory & Cadastre System which aligns with the Community's vision of - "create a borderless, peaceful, prosperous and cohesive region, built on good governance and where people have the capacity to access and harness its enormous resources through the creation of opportunities for sustainable development and environmental preservation"
For this purpose, The Economic Community of West African states ECOWAS seeks to dnage the Services of an Individual Consultant for the formulation - of ECOWAS Hydrocarbons Development Policy EHDP 1st Benchmark Results - Complete Draft EHDP, Implementation Matrix
The general objective of the study is to assist the Community develop and adopt a comprehensive and useful, internationally acceptable ECOWAS Hydrocarbons Development Policy for the realization of the community's vision.
Duties and Responsibilities of the Consultant
Within the above context the consultant will be required to do the following:
Draft an ECOWAS Hydrocarbons Development Policy/Implementation Matrix and submit it through the Commissioner, Energy & Mines w thin a specified number of days,
Assist the Directorate of Mining as the Commissions Resource person in the review and statutory validation process of the document at intervals as required
Assist he Directorate of Mining as a Resource Person in the internal ECOWAS Commission Technical Retreats on this draft document.
Demonstrate academic competence from a related fields within the geo extractive
Demonstrate appreciation of the community's development policy orientation for the geo extractives sector.
Demonstrate practical experience in multi sector policy conceptualization and programme development within an international best practice context.
Proven ability to write reports in clear and concise legal and technical context, communicate effectively, present concepts with limited slides, and meet operational deadlines.
Proven ability to maintain excellent interpersonal skills and to establish and maintain effective working relationships within a multi-lingual and cultural environment of an international development organization.
The ECOWAS Commission now invites eligible Consultants Individual to indicate their interests in providing these services:
The interested Consultants must provide all information supporting their qualification to perform the services Kindly attach detailed Curriculum Vitae that highlights the following:
Curriculum and Certificates;
Past Experiences of similar jobs over the past ten 10 years;
Computer knowledge; knowledge of the area; language and any other information useful for the accomplishment of this project.
Interested Persons shoild send CV and Application sealed and stating the Position applying for to the address below
The ECOWAS Tender Box
The Office of the Commissioner,
General Administration & Conference,
5th Floor ECOWAS Commission,
101 Yakubu Gowon Crescent,
P. M. B. 401,