Sunday, May 22, 2016

Jobs - Somaliland Urban Investment Preparation Project


Country: Somaliland
Project: Somali Urban Investment Preparation Project (SUIPP)
Grant No.: P150374
Assignment Titles: PIU Positions - SUIPP Project
Type of Appointments: Individual Consultants
Duration: 12 Months
Duty Station: Hargeisa Municipality, Somaliland
Issued Date: April 24, 2016
Closing Date: May 26, 2016
Expected Start Date May/June, 2016
Reference Nos.: HM/SSA/02/01/16 to HM/SSA/02/05/16
The Government of Somaliland has requested the World Bank to support the preparation and implementation of the Somali Urban Investment Planning Project (SUIPP). The project will support feasibility, assessment and preliminary design studies for urban investment activities, which could be funded from a Multi Partner Fund (MPF), in the Municipality of Hargeisa.
The SUIPP comprises a “project to prepare a project”. The main project – to be prepared by SUIPP
called the Somali Urban Development Project (SUDP), has an estimated budget envelope of  US$86.11m intended for support by the MPF. The activities to be undertaken under the SUDP in Somaliland constitute the enhancement of solid and liquid waste management and water supply in Hargeisa, the extension and institutionalization of the Local Development Fund, and institutional strengthening activities focused on the Hargeisa Municipality and the Hargeisa Water Agency. Overall, the SUIPP will support two basic types of activity: (i) Feasibility and preliminary design studies for the physical investments that will be supported by the SUDP and (ii) other urban development projects, and institutional assessments of the agencies and provision of technical
assistance to enhance the capacity of the Somali executing agencies to prepare and implement
urban development projects

The SUIPP will be implemented by Hargeisa Municipality, which is establishing a Unit for SUIPP
implementation and financial management. The Unit will be located in the Hargeisa Municipality.
The Project Implementation Unit (PIU) will be responsible implementing project activities. The PIU will be expected to prepare monthly procurement and project implementation progress reports for scrutiny by relevant committees.
The Government of Somaliland invites applications from qualified candidates for the following positions in the Project Implementation Unit.
 Post Title: Project Coordinator - HM/SSA/02/01/16
 Post title: Project Finance Officer - HM/SSA/02/02/16
 Post Title: Project Procurement Officer - HM/SSA/02/03/16
 Post Title: Project Monitoring and Evaluation Officer- HM/SSA/02/04/16
 Post Title: Project Safeguards Officer - HM/SSA/02/05/16
Further information and detailed Terms of Reference can be obtained on the following website:
Consultants will be selected in accordance with the individual consultant selection method set out
in the Consultant Guidelines, (January 2011, Revised July 2014 edition).
Expressions of interest/applications and attachments: a CV, three job referees and scanned copies
of testimonials must be delivered to the address below (in person, or by mail, or by e-mail to by 1600 hours on Thursday 26th May, 2016.
Please note that these positions are urgent, thus, the selected candidates must be ready to start work
within two weeks.
Mr. Abdirahman Mohamoud Aided
Hargeisa Mayor,