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Proposal Writer (m/f/d)

Job Details
Published: 
Monday, November 11, 2019
Country: 
Worldwide
Description: 
GOPA Infra is updating its worldwide Proposal Writers pool for Architecture & Urban Development, Transport & Mobility, Waste Management, Water & Sanitation and Institutional Development for future projects.
Task description: 

Potential fields of expertise

  • Architecture & Urban Development
  • Architecture, planning & design
  • Social infrastructure
  • Urban development
  • Urban & industrial environmental management
  • Climate change mitigation/adaptation measures
  • Transport & Mobility
  • Transport sector planning
  • Transport economics
  • Road construction supervision
  • Environment & climate change
  • Institutional strengthening & business management
  • Legal support – procurement services for all sectors
  • Waste Management
  • Integrated solid waste management (IWRM)
  • Institutional & regulatory services
  • Solid waste management planning & implementation
  • Solid waste treatment & disposal technology
  • Waste minimisation, waste collection, solid waste transport & transfer, waste treatment, recovery, composting, recycling & landfilling
  • Solid waste planning systems & solid waste management logistics
  • Water & Sanitation
  • Engineering services
  • Institutional strengthening (water governance, utility management)
  • FIDIC contract management
  • Operation & Maintenance (O&M)
  • Water resources management & irrigation
  • Institutional development & strengthening
  • Training and coaching
  • Adult education
  • Capacity building in operation & maintenance
  • Organisational & human resources development
  • TVET - Technical Vocational Education & Training
  • Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E)
Qualifications: 
  • Would you be interested in writing entire/parts of proposals (preparation of methodology, comments to ToR, drafting of work and staffing schedules)?
  • Which international donors are you experienced with? (GOAP Infra is currently working for GIZ, KFW Development Bank, EIB, EBRD, EU, WB, AfDB, ADB, MCC, etc.)
  • Please state your fields of expertise. Which topics do you feel confident with for proposal writing?
  • What are your focus countries/regions?
  • Which languages do you mainly write in? (GOPA Infra prepares proposals mainly in English, French, Spanish and Portuguese)
  • Regarding your availability, how long in advance would we have to contact you for proposal writing?
  • Please provide a list of successful proposals.
  • Please let us know an indicative tariff for your writing services.

 

S/he will have an accredited University Graduate Degree in one or more relevant fields (architecture, transport, civil engineering, solid waste management, environmental science, or similar)

S/he will have significant experience in the developing world. Experience in Eastern Europe, CIS, Africa, Asia and/or Latin America or geographically similar countries, and other lower-income or lower-middle income countries would be advantages.

S/he must have excellent communication & writing skills and it is essential to have full professional proficiency in at least one of the following languages: English, French, Spanish & Portuguese.

How to apply: 

If interested, please apply and/or register via our automated application system on our website (https://www.gopa-infra.de/register-expert-database), please provide an updated CV, pertinent certificates and diplomas.

For quick evaluation, please include in the subject line the following header: Tender Writers worldwide. Please note that only qualified candidates will be contacted.