Technical Assistance to the Inter-Ministerial Coordinating Committee on Decentralisation, in support of the decentralisation process in Ghana

Ghana
Apply by 22 April 2018
Full-time staff position
Posted on 6 April 2018

Job Description

Technical Assistance to the Inter-Ministerial Coordinating Committee on

Decentralisation, in support of the Decentralisation Process in Ghana

This service contract constitutes the complementary measure under the European Union Sector Budget Support Programme to Decentralisation in Ghana (2018-2020) to build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels for sustainable development through the implementation of the National Decentralisation Policy Framework (NDPF). The service contract foreseen is to support the institutions in charge of the decentralisation reforms, particularly the Inter-Ministerial Coordinating Committee (IMCC) on Decentralisation and its members. This support will take the form of technical assistance focusing on skills transfer and capacity development in the planning and implementation of the National Decentralisation Policy Framework and the National Decentralisation Action Plan.

  • At least 10 years professional experience in the technical areas of decentralisation reforms (political, administrative and fiscal), decentralisation policy and performance framework development, multi-stakeholder engagement, intergovernmental fiscal relation and financial transfer mechanisms, public administration and improved service delivery, capacity building for local governments
  • Minimum of 6 years of professional experience in public financial management at local level, local taxation and revenue mobilization, local economic development policy implementation, public private partnerships, stakeholder participation at local level
  • Experience from within other countries in the region/continent
  • Previous experience as Team Leader / Coordinator and in Project Management
  • Fluency in English

About the Organization

The management of change is the central focus and raison d'être of our company. Our services focus on international development and include monitoring and evaluation, capacity and organisational development, technical assistance, policy advice, development of management guidelines at policy, programme and project level, and studies, surveys and analyses – all services covering a broad variety of sectors and themes.

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