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Call for proposal

12 October 2020

Regional Coordinator – WAEMU

Closing date

27.10.2020 12:00 pm

We wish to appoint a consultant to support the roll-out of preparatory work for a financial sector development programme in the West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) region.

This will involve preparation of management solutions that will lay the foundation for a locally registered specialist vehicle in the WAEMU region through which the UK Government Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) will be able to focus its future financial sector programming; managing an initial portfolio of projects in the WAEMU region that will enable the creation of momentum and conditions necessary for the establishment of FSD WAEMU.

The consultant will act as WAEMU Regional Coordinator, being the focal point and key representative for FSD Africa in the WAEMU region. The Regional Coordinator will support the development of an impactful strategy and programme of work for the WAEMU region. In addition, the Regional Coordinator will support the establishment, registration and incubation of a new FSD entity in the WAEMU region, until its operations are handed over to the FSD CEO.

For more information and details on how to apply, please refer to the full terms of reference document. The contract will run for an initial 6-month period from 1 December 2020 to 31 May 2021 on a drawdown basis; approximately 5-10 days per month. Contracts may be renewed beyond this period, subject to satisfactory performance.

Proposals, which should not exceed 6 pages (excluding annexures), should be sent by email to by 1200 EAT on 27 October 2020.

The consultant must have the legal right to work in the Republic of Cote D’Ivoire and should currently be resident in the country.