As an international cooperation enterprise for sustainable development with worldwide operations, the federally owned Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH supports the German Government in achieving its development-policy objectives. It provides viable, forward looking solutions for political, economic, ecological and social development in a globalised world. GIZ promotes complex reforms and change processes. Its corporate objective is to improve people’s living conditions on a sustainable basis.
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, is announcing as following:
Call for expressions of interest
The GIZ project “Sustainable Municipal Services (SMS 2.0)” - co-financed by the European Union invites qualified individuals to submit expression of interest in providing consultancy services to initially support the development of business and operation plans for landfill operations in order to increase and sustain the benefits of a new landfill by providing a comprehensive operator model for waste collection and disposal and support the capacity development of municipalities and future service providers.
Implementation of the selected operator model for landfill operations and management will be supported through the development of technical capacities, legal and administrative advice, as well as cost assessments, gate fee calculations. Management and staff of the landfill operator will be supported in strengthening capacity to assure sustainable operation of the landfill. The focus here is on reforming municipal waste utilities and administrative processes and to bring them in line with European standards. In this regard, GIZ SMS invites qualified individuals to submit expression of interest.
The checklist below provides further information about the conditions and expectations of the GIZ/SMS project. Based on responses to this Request for Information, GIZ will pre-qualify candidates that will receive an inquiry and will be formally invited to submit their offers with detailed specifications. Response to the RFI (Request for Information) does not necessarily imply that one will receive the GIZ's “Support to the development of business and operation plans for landfill operations and to capacity development measures’’.
Based on the outcome of offers, GIZ/SMS project will offer a framework contract to the selected individual. Please note that all correspondence and dealing with the GIZ must be in English language. The candidate should have excellent skills working both in Serbian and English language.
REQUEST FOR INFORMATION
1) Cover Letter with Contact Information (Address, E-Mail and Telephone)
3) Submission of at least two work samples of comparable services as required by the GIZ/SMS project. Individuals should note that referees may be contacted by the GIZ/SMS project at any time.
Interested individuals are invited to submit expression of interest in English language.
The deadline for submitting the application is on 26.03.2021 at 15:00 via email to: XK_Inquiry@giz.de, labelled “Expression of Interest in support to the development of business and operation plans for landfill operations and to capacity development measures, VN: 83376368”.
Only shortlisted candidates will be notified for further application procedures!