Request for Expressions of Interest – Advocacy Expert

Grant Agreement:                        81247788
Project Title:                                 Delivering Capacity Development Products for Water Supply                                                           and Sanitation Utilities in Albania
Location                                        Tirana, Albania
Type of Contract:                          Individual Contract (IC)
Duration of Assignment:             up to a maximum 20 working days over a duration of 2 months

The Water Supply and Sewerage Association of Albania has received financing for a Grant titled “Delivering Capacity Development Products for Water Supply and Sanitation Utilities in Albania” in the frame of the project Regional Capacity Development Network (RCDN) for Water and Sanitation services in SEE.

SHUKALB intends to apply part of the proceeds for the services of a local expert to develop two position papers on the following topics “Better integration of the capital investment projects capacity development measures for PUCs with the existing trainings and CD Programs offered by SHUKALB” and the “Asset Management (AM) – Business plans and financial models are based on realistic and updated asset registries and proper O&M business practices including re-valuation of the assets” as well as support and moderate a stakeholder dialogue meeting for further dissemination of the advocacy topics pursued by SHUKALB. Under this assignment, the local experts will be contracted for the period from 08 December, 2020 and will complete the assignment on 30 January, 2021, and the level of effort is estimated to be up to 20 working-days. More details about the required services are found in the Terms of Reference ToR document.

The Water Supply and Sewerage Association of Albania now invites eligible experts, qualified individual consultants, to indicate their interest in undertaking this assignment. Interested consultants must provide information indicating that they are qualified to perform the services, and must submit an Expression of Interest, along with the detailed consultant’ CV, and a Financial Proposal (specifying the consultant daily fee in euro for the tasks specified in the ToR Document), to the below contacts.

Expressions of interest must be delivered electronically to the e-mail addresses below, and the deadline has been extended to 11 December, 2020.

Water Supply and Sewerage Association of Albania (SHUKALB)
Rruga “Pjeter Bogdani”, Nd. 39/1, K.5, Ap. 3
Njësia Bashkiake Nr. 5, Kodi Postar 1019, Tirane, Shqiperi

Attention: Jonida Ahmeti, Training Manager
Tel: (+355/4) 2245 101