Inventory Auditor (p/t), OCS Retail Support Services (a division of OCS Group UK)
A CCAB-accountant (ICAEW-1985), an associate of the Inst. of Consulting (UK-1992) and a senior-level finance manager (15 years) in Public & Third Sectors - HEFE Education; Charities (health, social & elderly care, children’s education, disability, civil society & community development); Public Transport; and Private Sector - Audit & Accountancy Profession; Inventory-Audit Retail Support; Oil & Gas; and Global Funds Management. Pursue goals in making a positive contribution in Intl. Development.
A community outreach and civil society/media expert with 22 years of experience working with USAID and NGOs Sector on training and capacity building activities. Through work with several development projects in Albania and most recent experience as Deputy Chief of Party and Civil Society Engagement Team Leader on the USAID-funded JuST Program in Albania, has gained extensive experience serving as a liaison between civil society organizations and government entities and has intimate knowledge of the current situation faced by local NGOs in Albania. Strong skills in Monitoring and Evaluation of development projects, designing project’s result frameworks including Performance Monitoring Plan with appropriate qualitative and quantitative indicators. Additionally strong skills in oversight and guidance of project subcontracts and grants according to USAID requirements. Extensive experience building constructive and positive relationships with Albanian officials in local and central level government and civil society organizations. Native Albanian, fluent English, basic French.
PPP Legal and Procurement Advisor, Osana International
Dr. Harold (Hal) Sullivan is an American Lawyer (licensed in the state and federal courts) who has, since 1988, assisted developing countries (Indonesia, the Maldives, the Philippines, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Kosovo, Egypt among others) to consider economic/law development policy matters, including alternative means to facilitate and sustain private sector investment in the provision of infrastructure through PPPs.
Competitive PPP procurement in a fair and transparent manner is the cornerstone of his international legal practice. He has worked extensively on ADB projects, as well as development assignments financed by AusAID, UNDP, World Bank, USAID and others, and drafted Step-By-Step PPP Procurement Manuals for Indonesia, Cambodia, Nepal, the Maldives, the Philippines and Bangladesh.
Consultant for Health, Nutrition and other Development Sector, Cerulean Consulting Private Limited (Owner)
Snehashish is an ex-World Bank official and Senior Consultant with a rich exposure of handling large-scale projects in healthcare, nutrition and other development sectors in South Asia. Snehashish has 22 years of managerial experience in international development and private sector healthcare operations and has worked on projects financed by World Bank, USAID, DFID, ADB, BMGF and other development organizations of repute.
Initiator, Volunteer work for National Health System Pakistan (NHSP):
I am a dedicated development sector professional having graduation in Economics, Post Graduate Training in Rural Development and many certifications from internationally reputed Business schools. I have a published book on CSR along the Dairy Value Chains in Pakistan. I have over 7 years working experience mostly in agri value chain development and research. I am motivated to take new challenges and create an impact.
35+ years' senior management and law and 20 years in emerging market development. Experience: Ukraine, Moldova, Belarus, Kosovo, Macedonia, Russia, Armenia, Georgia, Central Asia, Ghana, Tanzania, Uganda, Lesotho, Qatar, Turkey. Specialist in governance, institutional reform, commercial law, private sector development and capacity building, business processes, land policy and tenure, legislative drafting, removing investment barriers, sustainable development and tourism.
39 years of experience • Available 2015-09-30T21:00:00.000Z
Development practitioner 25 years Sub Saharan experience developing countries. CSI/CSR research, planning & project management, program reviews, managing teams working on concurrent projects in multiple countries, public sector capacity building, program development with NGO implementing partners, monitoring & evaluation at national, regional, local govt, private sector and civil society organisations. Experience with various international development agencies. Designed, developed and facilitate
Lecturer, Makerere University Business School (MUBS)
I am a corporate social responsibility (CSR) and sustainable development specialist with further knowledge in Marketing, Communication & Management, with over eight years experience in management aspects surrounding these disciplines. Presently, am lecturing at MUBS and also consult for Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) & International Business Leaders Forum (IBLF) on CSR issues in Uganda
Infrastructure planning consultant with 35 years experience improving urban and rural transportation infrastructure systems and facilities (roads, bridges, airports, ports, dockyards, railways, etc.) as a basis for economic development and poverty alleviation. Transit transport facilitation and capacity development. An experienced manager of various infrastructure projects and successful business development expert.
I am an independent consultant with Masters Degree in Agricultural economics and work experience in public sectors, the civil society and donors including DFID, EC, USAID, World Bank, UN organizations. I have key qualification in PCM (Programme/project identification, formulation/design and appraisal of CSP, sector strategy and the evaluation with strong expertise and experience in the application of OECD- DAC criteria (relevance/appropriateness, efficiency, effectiveness, impact and sustainability, etc) for project impact assessment, mid-term review, impact evaluations and monitoring Specific areas of expertise are agriculture and rural development, livelihoods and food security, public basic service (education, health, WASH), DRM, climate change adaptation and resilience building along with crosscutting issues (gender, HIV/AIDS, etc). I also have strong skills in quantitative and qualitative research methods along with very report writing ability.
30 years of experience • Available 1 Month from offer
Chief of Party, Mennonite Economic Development Associates (MEDA)
Daniel Lee is a highly qualified development economist with specialization in economic growth in transitional and developing countries. He is a seasoned program manager and professional with 35 years of experience in the areas of (1) management of donor-assisted programs; (2) macroeconomics and public sector economics including tax policy and administration, customs, budget, treasury operations, local government finance, and decentralization and (3) agriculture, aquaculture, value chain, competitiveness, private sector development, SME development, business enabling environment, and regulatory reform. He served as Chief of Party four times (Pakistan, Afghanistan, Moldova, and Kazakhstan).
I have Master in Environmental Engineering and Graduation in Civil Engineering with 30 years of practical experiences in home and abroad, mainly in the WASH fields, Environmental Management, Disaster management and in solid waste management activities. I have also experiences• Also have a strong training/ capacity building in WASH and environmental sector.
30 years of experience • Available 2015-07-01T07:00:00.000Z
Governance Expert specializing in Decentralization and Citizens' Participatory Monitoring and Evaluation for Social Accountability and Transparency for the past 5 years Country Representative of Living Earth Foundation UK in Ghana, Mobilizing and building capacities of CSOs to deliver quality services. Trained as Organizational Development Practitioner at Olive ODT in Durban South Africa and has facilitated OD workshops for Civil Society, Private Sector and government institutions in Ghana and Tanzania.
Nurtured and managed the largest civil society network in Ghana - the Northern Ghana Network for Development (NGND). Grew membership of NGND from from 45 to over 150 in 2 years. Designed and produced capacity building training manual for NGOs and CBOs in Basic Program Planning and Management, Basic Accounting for NGOs, Proposal Writing and Report Writing
Senior gender specialist with 30 years of experience internationally; technical knowledge and expertise in gender analysis, assessment, integration, program design and development, and research. Highly effective in building institutional gender capacity through training, technical assistance, policy development, strategic planning, and knowledge management of gender resources for entry- and mid-level gender advisers and non-gender development professionals.
International development professional with over 15 years of cross-country working experience. Since 1999, implementing and evaluating the international donor-funded (USAID, European Commission, UN, JICA, World Bank, Council of Europe, etc.) programs in areas of economic restructuring and institutional capacity building in the South Caucasus, Central Asia, Eastern Europe, and the Middle East. Have intensive experience in evaluating complex programs in post war environment. In 2013-2014, as Evaluation Team Leader and Senior Expert, I conducted performance evaluation of USAID projects in Iraq with a total budget over $ 400 M. In 2013, as Sr. Finance and Evaluation Expert, I conducted performance evaluation of Rural Development Project, jointly funded by the World Bank and United Nations Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD).
At present, I am a Senior Expert for the IFC-funded project titled “Assessment of Agribusiness Logistics: (LIA) Logistics Investment Assessment for Logistic Centres in Egypt”. My duties includes elaborating a Legal and Regulatory Framework needed for Egypt in order to increase logistic investments. This included a full series of sector interviews and consultations with main key players, an assessment of international best practices, and a final set of recommendations and adaptation to the Egyptian scenario. The is leading to improvement of the legal and regulatory framework aimed at facilitating investments in the logistic sector by providing a clear liability framework and legal environment for the development of multimodal transport and logistics services. I am also the Team Leader for the EU-Funded Project titled “Reform of the Egyptian Transport Sector”. The Project provides support to the Ministry of Transport in its endeavor to reform all modes of transport.
21 years of experience • Available 4 Weeks from offer
- 12 years of relevant expereince of working on different aspects monitoring and evaluaiton like developing M&E Framework, M&E plan, Log Frame, result based framework, performance monitoring, data quality assurance etc.
- have experience in developing M&E training module and orienting staff on M&E.
- manage and conduct assessment, study through both qualitative and quantitative methods
- learning reflection and knowledge management
- develop program strategy
- Experience in working with USAID, DFID, GFATM and Government funding.
- Experienced in working within Government mechineries and also in NGOs.
- Familiar with USAID evaluation policy.
Senior Research Officer, Overseas Development Institute (ODI)
Christian Kingombe joined UNCTAD on the 26th of May 2015 Economic Affairs Officer (P4 Step V) on a short-term staff position in the Least Developed Countries Section, Research & Policy Analysis Branch, in the Division for Africa, Least Developed Countries and Special Programmes. Christian Kingombe left the African Development Bank (AfDB) on the 12th of May, where he was the Chief Regional Integration & Infrastructure officer in the Division of Regional Infrastructure (NEPAD) within the NEPAD, Regional Integration and Trade Department (ONRI). Prior to that he was Chief Regional Integration & Trade Officer at the AfDB’s Trade Division. He has a Ph.D. in Applied Economics from Imperial College London & University of London. Before joining the Bank Christian Kingombe worked for the International Economic Development Group (IEGD) at the Overseas Development Institute (ODI) in London. He was also a Visiting Research Fellow at the IHEID in Geneva and an Academic Visitor at the Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), Economics Department, University of Oxford. He has also been a Research Associate of the OECD Development Centre in Paris while being a Visiting PhD Researcher at ENSAE-CREST at ParisTech (Paris Institute of Technology), France.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE / RESEARCH INTERESTS / KNOWLEDGE STRENGTHS:
Primary Fields: (Transport) Infrastructure Investment Appraisal; Innovative Project Finance and Public-Private Partnerships (PPP); Project Preparation/Design; Policy & Project Impact Evaluation; International Finance (FDI and FPI); Investment Analysis.
Secondary Fields: Regional Integration; Trade-Related Infrastructure Development (AfT); Trade/Transport Facilitation (AfT); Trade in Services (GATS); Trade & Employment; GTAP Model; Gravity Models; and Growth (including TVET; Entrepreneurship / Innovation and Productivity; Microfinance); Applied (Micro-) Econometrics.
Besides embodying all the above listed knowledge areas and specific technical skills, having e.g. worked on cross-cutting topics such as ‘Regional Integration’; I also possess the ability to work across (sectoral- / regional department) silos, to bring in outside expertise as needed and to be a strong task manager who can deliver and perform within tight deadlines and complex working environments. In other words, I consider myself as an ‘Integrator’ possessing a holistic view of my fields through my generalist and specialist skills as well as my ability to blend these skills together with versatile skills such as interpersonal skills, empathy; motivation; curiosity; innovation; and proactivity.
15 years of experience • Available 2015-09-30T22:00:00.000Z
Senior development professional with 25 years’ experience in international economic development program management, agricultural development, vocational education and workforce training, natural resources management, local government institutional strengthening, community development, and media/communications. Demonstrated ability to energize multi-cultural, interdisciplinary teams with community, provincial and national government counterparts, business leaders, local and international NGOs, and donors in achieving success using collaborative methodologies. Implements empowerment of local staff approaches and regards capacity development as an important aspect of every initiative.
Manager, Brazil-U.S. Business Council, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
I have experience working in International Development with contracts and grants, consulting with private sector corporate social responsibility programs, and working with development NGOs in Brazil. I received my Masters from the School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) at Columbia University, where my functional concentration was international development and my regional focus was Latin America and Brazil.
Managing Director / Co-founder, Azm Consulting & Training
Results-oriented, organized and analytical management consultancy and capacity building professional with over with over 27 years of extensive experience and exposure to extending technical assistance consultancies and leading and managing many projects in Local Economic Development Planning; Good Governance; Strategic Planning and Action Plans; Multi-disciplinary Research, Surveys and Analysis; Institutional Strengthening, Restructuring, Development, and Capacity Building; Business Process Re-engineering/Optimization; Human Resources Management and Development; Poverty Alleviation Strategy Development; International Business Management development and Planning; and Marketing/Trade Management and Strategy Development. A development expert with extensive experience in Project Execution and Management, Monitoring, and Evaluation; Organizational, and Institutional Development working with many Small, Medium, and Large Enterprises (SMLEs) and Organizations from both the private and public sector; International Donors; and local, national and international development organizations and NGOs.Have served as a project team leader/project director, component leader, and senior capacity building expert and head trainer/facilitator on many local and international donor funded capacity building/training projects such as the GIZ Palestine Private Sector Development Project, GIZ Jordan Poverty Alleviation through Municipal Development (PAMD), ARD Inc.’s Local Governance Development Program (LGDP), UNDP Jordan Office, Petra National Trust, ILO Strategic Management and Strategic Marketing Management, International Rescue Committee (IRC), and many more. Highly qualified as Senior Capacity Building Expert, Facilitator and Trainer with over 17 years of experience in designing, developing, and facilitating/delivering over 450 human and institutional capacity building development/training programs and workshops in management disciplines, soft skills, and Training of Trainers based on structured gap analysis and assessments of training needs (TNA) while adopting adult experiential learning principles for different clients from the private and public sectors encompassing large organizations and SMEs.
Consultant, Trainer, Facilitator, & Technical Assistance Provider, Christophers Consulting, and is associated with various firms.
Consultant Trainer, Facilitator, & Technical Assistance with over 40 years of worldwide experience in international development and humanitarian assignments, seeking short term assignments from weeks to months.
18 years experience in Programme development and management, organizational and institutional capacity building, research, rural development, monitoring and evaluation as well as grant acquisition and management.
A broad experience working in international development and humanitarian agencies. 7 years in management and leadership roles with cross country and regional programmes. In addition strong leadership experience in building and managing self directed teams through coaching, mentoring and commitment to people capacity growth. Good exposure to organizational development and governance.
Expertise in participatory development approaches and their use in programme implementation and broad experience working with civil society; faith based organizations, the private sector and government.
Hands on experience managing the programmes in conflict and post conflict affected areas transitioning from relief to long term development. Worked in semi arid and drought prone regions with migrant pastoral groups.
Good working experience of the Rights Bases Approach (RBA) to programme development
Strong experience in Partnership building and nurturing
18 years of experience • Available 2015-07-31T21:00:00.000Z
Senior local governance expert and project manager with 20+ years experience implementing urban development, service delivery, poverty reduction and local governance projects in Asia and Africa. Managed large projects funded by USAID, ADB and World Bank and prepared participatory programs and investment plans for urban infrastructure (WASH, roads & drainage, housing) and social services (health, education). As Regional Director responsible for business development and financial management.
International Procurement and Project Implementation Specialist, VicRoads International Australia (ADB and Japan Poverty Reduction Fund)
Mr. Ruprai is a consultant, manager and team leader who specializes in international development projects and has over 33 years experience working on donor projects funded by World Bank, USAID, ADB, UN, MCC and EU.
GROUP HEAD - PROGRAM SERVICES (STRATEGY & IMPLEMENTATION), E-D-3 Solution Experts
• High-performing, senior-level Operations, Business Transformation & Project Management Professional (PMP) with 16+ years of experience, and a successful record of navigating challenges, delivering transformative solutions with optimal results, and optimizing business operations, productivity & profitability.
• Diverse experience/work sector background in Operational Management; Business Change, Transformation & Growth; Energy (Clean, Alternate & Renewable); Construction Management; Information Technology; & International/Infrastructural Development.
• Globally directed, supported & implemented over $750 million dollars of private & public sector investments, projects & operations.
• Managed business & company assets valued over $5 billion, while supporting & executing corporate & organizational missions, objectives & business operations.
• Successfully developed, managed & maintain strategic alliances & high-level key relationships with business clients, executives & senior officials in the United States, Europe & Africa, which has resulted in over $250 million Joint Ventures & Public/Private Partnership Investments.
• Oversight, supervision, leadership & mentoring to over 1,200 personnel & professionals in 17 countries.
• Successfully boosted employer/client annual average business profits by over 34% annually.
Municipal Governance Advisor/Grants,Subcontracts Compliance Supervisor, DAI/RUMP UP West, Herat/Afghanistan
Local Government/Decentralization and Community Development specialist with 20 years experience working in USAID funded programs in Democratic Governance: Community Development, Citizen Participation, Capital Improvement Planning, Condominium Associations, Local Government Service Delivery including assistance to design, plan, implementation of local government function (Solid Waste Management, Water Supply, Heating, Street Lighting). Grants/Subcontracts management experience/Central Asia/Afghanistan. Solid experience in project/grants/subcontracts and operations management including administrative responsibilities related to funds management, procurement (USAID regulations), staff, day to day operation.
- Consultant support to Stella Environment Science Cooperation (STELLA)
- Consultant Support to Fact Finding Mission (Landell Mills)
- Consultant Support to Service Availability and Readiness Assessment (SARA) Myanmar (“Project”) funded by the World Health Organisation (WHO), (Montrose)
- Program Manager of Monitoring, Learning and Resource Mobilization (Paung Ku)
- National Consultant of "Programming Development Cooperation between Finland and Myanmar 6000092" (NIRAS Finland)
- Independent Consultant Program Manager, DAI (Development Alternative Inc.)
- Team member/ local consultant facilitator of USAID Enabling Agricultural Trade project assessment team, Fintrac Inc (AgCLIR- Agribusiness Commercial, Legal & Institutional Reform)
- Team member of Evaluation on MARC (Montrose)
- Team member of assessment mission to Myanmar (NIRAS Finland)
- Regional Programme Manager, Save the Children (Mandalay, Northern Shan State and Saggaing)
- National RH Coordinator (UNFPA)
- Project and Sub-Office Manager (IOM)
- Project Manager of "Women At Work Project" (CARE International Myanmar)
- Project Medical Officer of "Ranong Border AIDS Special Project, Global Fund Project and UNFPA Project" (World Vision Foundation of Thailand)
- Medical Educator of "Seafarer Project on HIV/AIDS" (UNAIDS)
- Clinical General Practitioner (Kawthaung (Border Town) with Ranong, Thailand)
- Civil Assistant Surgeon, YGH (DOH, MOH)
- Medical Officer (Ministry of Defense)
Goals: A Programme Director
Specialties: - Humanitarian Response Task/ Emergency Response
- Sexual and Reproductive Health Care and Services
- Proposal Writing, Report Writing
- Mornitoring and Evaluation
- PAR (Participatory Action Research)
- PPPP (Public Private Partnership Policy)
- MISP (Minimum Initial Service Package of reproductive health in emergency)
- GBV (Gender-based violence)
- Good Governance
- Responsible Investment
- Transparency and Accountability
- Human Right
Senior TVET/Capacity Building Consultant , United Business Services
TVET and education specialist with over 20 years experience in capacity development, curricula development, TVET and education frameworks, teacher training/mentoring, labour market programs, job analysis, tracer studies, monitoring and evaluation and project management specialising in adult and adolescent learners who are disadvantaged or disenfranchised. My skills and experience are backed with a PhD and Masters in Education
I am a senior advisor in the field of water and sanitation. An experienced generalist with a warm hart for the content, a good feeling for the processes and a clear eye for solid project management. Specialized in initiating new services and products and shaping projects in a creative way. Especially motivated to enhance the social and technical sustainability of wet infrastructure and its resilience. Sanitary engineer at the Technical University in Delft, course on business administration.
Dr. Green has worked on renewable energy projects in over 20 countries worldwide, including extensively in South East Asia. Dr. Green is an expert in the engineering and economic aspects of small scale solar, wind, hydro and biomass power systems.
Public Private Partnership and Agriculture Value Chain Specialist, Self Employed
Consulting for development projects and private sector around shared value partnerships and agriculture value chain enhancement. Served as Director Public Private Partnerships for TechnoServe Mozambique. Mr Kirkbride previously served as Senior Alliance Advisor for USAID Washington in the Global Development Alliance division. Over 20 years private and public sector experience focusing on private sector competitiveness, business communications and expert trainer with a Thunderbird MBA.
International Development Consultant in Education, TEAL Services
International development consultant in education experienced in preparing youth for the workplace, basic education, teacher training, reading and English instruction. Can conduct education needs assessment and program evaluation to design in a variety of development settings.
Senior management and private enterprise economic development specialist with 35 years of management consulting experience with experience in Iraq and Afghanistan. Goal is to again be Country Director and/or Chief of Party for an organization wishing to achieve significant private enterprise economic and local governance development.
Government Finance Advisor, National and Subnational administrations in 25+ countries and territories
Carlos is a former revenue advisor with the State Government of Madhya Pradesh, India. He has led and participated in over 60 advisory assignments supporting central and state government reform initiatives in the Americas, Africa, Asia and the Middle East. He holds a master’s degree in public policy from Georgetown University in Washington, DC and has attended specialized training in public administration at École Nationale d'Administration, France; in public finance at Harvard; and in urban and regional systems at MIT.
CEO and Senior Consultant, Dolphin International Ltd
He is a business development professional with specific experience in raising multi-million pounds per annum income for organisations he works for. Currently he is the Business Development Consultant for SPARK a Dutch based not for profit organisation. His role includes the creation of a business development capability in the organisation, establishing partnerships to bid for technical assistance projects, training key staff and country managers on how to identify businessdevelopment opportunities and write winning proposals. His focus is on obtaining funding from the European Commission, World Bank, USAID, DFID, Swiss Aid and other bilateral donors.
Agribusiness, food processing, marketing and trade professional with an extensive track record in private sector business organization with a focus on international trade and donor funded rural economic development. Experience in advising governmental ministries as related to trade policy development. Knowledgeable in a broad range of value chains with a focus on vertical integration via processing geared to global market demand. Global experience in the development of food marketing programs and sales organizations. Over a decade of experience with USAID, EU and World Bank Value Chain Development in Africa, Eastern Europe, Central and South Asia. Specific evaluation and project development experience in West Africa.
I have broad relevant operational experience as Program/Project Chief of Party, Team Leader and Manager, with more than 25-year international experience in developing countries,most of them presenting complex, fragile or transitional political environment with chronic security, poverty and catastrophes challenges.
I was until March 31st Project Manager in Cameroon for SGS, under a contract with the European Union.
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With 35 years of career experience in supporting energy-related projects, Mr. Gilbert Richard has amassed extensive international and domestic experience working with US and host-government agencies and non-governmental organizations, the World Bank, bi-lateral donor agencies, and private sector.
I am a political scientist with 25 years of international experience in the design, implementation and evaluation of programs to support democratic governance reforms in developing countries, including Chile, Peru, Colombia, Bangladesh, Honduras, Georgia, and Pakistan. My main program expertise is in the areas of policy reform for decentralization, local government capacity development and service delivery management. I have experience in the field of government transparency and accountability at national and sub-national levels. I also have extensive experience in program monitoring, assessments and evaluations in the field of democracy and governance, in Colombia, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nicaragua, Guatemala, Pakistan, Indonesia, Afghanistan and Georgia.
Country Coordinator Afghanistan( Business Edge Program), International Finance Corporation (IFC)
-diverse experience in business development, marketing and project implementation.
-Presently, I work at IFC (World Bank Group) as Country Coordinator for Business Edge™ The - aims to build capacities of Farmers and SMEs(FAST program) through globally recognized management training solutions.
September 2010 onwards, managing Afghanistan region.
-good understanding of donor funded capacity building programs for the development sector, e.
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