13 Jun 2012

Full-Time Financial management and overall project accountant

Health Services Improvement Project – Posted by LAO JOBS VACANCYVientiane Prefecture, Laos

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Job Description

INVITATION FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST
Local consulting Firm
Project Title: Health Services Improvement Project-Additional Finance, Grant No. H695-LA
Position Title: Financial management and overall project accountant
Duty Station: Department of Planning and Finance, Ministry of Health
Languages required: Lao and English
Expected Starting Date: July, 2012
Duration of Appointment: July 2012 to June 2014
Procurement package: CQS-COF-03
Background
The Ministry of Health, Government of Lao PDR has received Additional Financing (AF) to expand the scope of the current Health Services Improvement Project, especially the free maternal health services (ANC, delivery, PNC and well child visits), outreach activities, health equity funds, HMIS, while also introducing financing for child health services, as well as continuing support to human resource development and service delivery capacity. The objective of the AF is to assist the Lao PDR to increase utilization and quality of health services, particularly for the poor women and children in rural areas of 5 southern Project Provinces. The AF will support additional and expanded activities that scale up the impact and development of the original Project. Specifically, the AF will support the following activities: a) scale up of program to reduce financial barriers to health services; b) continued financing of recurrent costs at province, district and health center levels; c) focused investment in human resource development; d) support to equipment and facility upgrading at district hospital and health center level. These activities are expected to contribute to increased utilization and quality of essential maternal, neonatal and child health services and, over the longer term, to improved health outcomes.
Recruitment of a local accounting firm will be conducted in accordance with World Bank procedures. The eligibility rules and Consultants’ Qualification Selection (CQS) procedure of the WB will govern the recruitment process.
The Ministry of Health, Government of Lao PDR, now invites consultants to express interest in providing consulting services on financial management and overall project accountant
In its Expression of Interest, the consultant shall include data and information demonstrating its capacity to successfully complete the assignment. Information required includes but is not necessary limited to: general presentation of the company; evidence of corporate registration and country of registration; details of major contracts for similar assignments during the last 10 years; in-house personnel, proposed personnel.
The Ministry of Health, Government of Lao PDR, will not be responsible for any cost or expense incurred by companies in connection with the preparation of the Expression of Interest.
Information and Term of References could be obtained at the HSIP-AF National Project
Coordinator Office (NPCO), Department of Planning and Finance, Ministry of Health, Simeuang
Road, or Tel 214059, 214061, Mobile: 22002722, Email: hsipproc@etllao.com
 

How to Apply

Expression of interest will be submitted to Dr. Prasongsidh Boupha, Acting Director of Planning and Finance Department Ministry of Health, HSIP-AF National Project Coordinator by Fax: 214058, Email: adb2laos@loxinfo.co.th ; hsipchansaly@etllao.com; and hsipproc@etllao.com not later than 16:00 o’clock June 29,2012.

Job Categories: ACCOUNTANT and FINANCE. Job Types: Full-Time.

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