20 May, 2015

5590 Improved Governance Consultancy


Remote Basis
Job Hours:
Due Date:
10 Jun 2015
Job Description:
This Request for Expressions of Interest follows the General Procurement Notice for this project that appeared in dgMarket online 1st December 2014. 

The Pacific Aviation Safety Office (PASO) is currently implementing the Pacific Aviation Safety Office Reform Project (PASO Reform Project), supported by the World Bank. The PASO Reform Project has the development objective to ensure effective regional delivery of aviation safety and security oversight in Pacific Island Countries by strengthening the Pacific Aviation Safety Office’s technical and coordination capacity. The project’s implementing agency is PASO, with project implementation support from the Technical and Fiduciary Services Unit (TFSU) of the Pacific Aviation Investment Program (PAIP).

The PASO Reform Project now invites eligible consultants to indicate their interest in providing the following services:
• To develop recommendations to support a new governance framework; 
• To develop internal systems and processes to ensure and enhance the internal structure of PASO.

A detailed description of the requirements of the position is included in the Terms of Reference (TOR). You may download a copy of the TOR from following link: http://www.tongaairports.com/about/pacific-aviation-investment-program/tender-vacancy/ 

This assignment is anticipated to start in July 2015 and will involve 80 days of periodic input over a 12 months period.
The PASO Reform Project now invites interested and eligible persons to provide their Expression of Interest consisting of a i) Curriculum Vitae, ii) list of 3 references with relevant contact details and iii) a Statement addressing the Selection Criteria contained within the TOR, demonstrating that they possess the relevant qualifications and experience to perform the services. The consultant will have: 
  • A relevant tertiary qualification in corporate governance, organizational change, business management or other relevant discipline from a recognized institution or equivalent relevant operational qualification; 
  • At least 10 years of relevant work experience;
  • Experience in board appointments and/or a current working board member,
  • Proven experience in organizational change and implementation,
  • Understanding or experience in regional governance development,
  • Demonstrable high level consultation and communication experience
  • Strong communication skills including a demonstrable degree of diplomacy when engaging with Council and Member States and strong networking and collaboration skills
  • Excellent verbal, written and presentation, reporting and communication skills in the English language.
Desirable Expertise
  • Familiarity with the aviation sector in the Pacific Region;
  • Knowledge and appreciation of cultural dynamics of the Pacific region. 
Only the most qualified and suitable candidate will be interviewed prior to negotiating a Contract.

The Consultant will be selected based on “Selection of an Individual Consultant” in accordance with the “Guidelines; Selection and Employment of Consultants by World Bank Borrowers” dated January 2011, which can be accessed at www.worldbank.org/procure
Not Stated
How To Apply:
Contact Name:
Mr. Henry 'Aho
Not Stated
PAIP TFSU Project Office, Ground Level, TAL Building, Poutaha, Nuku'alofa, Tonga

More Information:
Please submit your Expression of Interest details to the address below no later than Wednesday, 10th June 2015. Email submissions will be accepted. Your Submission should be clearly marked “Expression of Interest for Improved Governance Consultancy, Contract Reference Number PASO/IC/P-A01
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