THE PROJECT "DEVELOPMENT OF SKILLS AND PROMOTE JOBS"
Loan No. 8490-KZ
Name of the assignment: the Development of professional standards in the field of "Metal and engineering"
Contract no: KZSJ-1.1/CS-12-CQS
The Republic of Kazakhstan has received financing from the world Bank for the project "Development of labor skills and jobs," and intends to use part of the funds for consulting services.
The consulting services ("the Services") include development of professional standards in accordance with the proposed methodology and the coordination and approval.
Agreed and approved by the professional standards taking into account the possible 8 levels of qualification in the areas and types of economic/employment activities.
The expected duration of the assignment is 10 months.
The Ministry of labor and social protection of population of the Republic of Kazakhstan invites eligible consulting firms ("Consultants") to indicate their interest in providing the services. Interested consultants must provide information that they have appropriate qualifications and accounting experience to perform the Services.
The criteria for selection are:
1) consulting Firm with experience in the development of professional standards, or projects programs, directories of professions/job descriptions and other documents identical in the direction of developing professional standards.
2) the Firm-the consultant desirable to have experience in the development of the national qualifications system and/or its elements (FDQ and PS) or services for the development of professional standards or similar Advisory services. With such experience within the last 3 (three) years are required to provide documentary evidence of successful implementation of at least one of the services for the development of the above documents
3) the Firm-the consultant should have a qualified pool of experts for the job.
In addition, you must provide documentary proof of the legal status of the consultant (attach certificate of state registration, copy of Charter and other documents, if necessary).
The cover letter must specify the following information: address, telephone, email address and contact person/artist on this contest.
Pay attention of interested consultants to paragraph 1.9 of the "world Bank guidelines: selection and employment of consultants by world Bank borrowers under IBRD loans and IDA credits" (January 2011 revised July 2014) (the"Management Consultants") governing policy of the world Bank on the issue of conflict of interest.
Consultants may associate with other firms in the form of joint venture or sub-contractor (sub-consultant) to strengthen their competencies.
In the case of enterprises in the form of joint venture or sub-consultants should clearly indicate the form of Association in the cover letter.
“The joint venture (JV)” means an Association, a legal status which may be the same or differ from the legal status of its members, consisting of more than one Consultant where one partner is authorized to carry out business activities in the interests and on behalf of all other partners in the JV, and where the partners in the JV are jointly and severally liable before the Customer for performance of the Contract.
A consultant will be selected by the Selection method for the Qualification of Consultants (SQC) in accordance with the procedures specified in the Manual of Consultants.
Additional information can be obtained at the address below during working hours from 9.00 till 18.00, Astana time.
Expressions of interest must be submitted in writing at the following address (in person, by mail, Fax, or email) no later than may 10, 2017:
The management team of the project "Development of labor skills and promote jobs," (MTP)
The Ministry of labor and social protection of population of the Republic of Kazakhstan
010000, Kazakhstan, Astana, St. Syganak, 29, office 1507