We wish to appoint a consultant to support the roll-out of preparatory work for a financial sector development programme in Egypt, with additional regional responsibility for North Africa.
This will involve managing an initial portfolio of projects in Egypt and the North African region that will enable the creation of momentum and conditions necessary for the possible establishment of an FSD in North Africa, through which the UK Government Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) will be able to focus its future financial sector programming.
The consultant will serve as the focal point and key representative for both FSD Africa in Egypt and the North Africa region. The primary purpose of the assignment is to lead the development of an impactful strategy and initial programme of work in Egypt, implement quick wins and develop a management solution. Regionally, the consultant will develop a high-level regional framework, implement scoping work and implement activities.
For more information and details on how to apply, please refer to the full terms of reference document. The contract will run for a 6-month period from 11 January 2021 on a drawdown basis; approx. 10 days per month.
Proposals, which should not exceed 6 pages (excluding annexures), should be sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org by 1200 EAT on 17 December 2020.
The consultant will be based in Cairo, Egypt and will undertake a mix of in-country and regional travel based upon an agreed work plan. Throughout, strict adherence to Covid-19 social distancing regulations will be observed.