1. CONSULTANCY DESCRIPTION AND SCOPE OF WORK

 

Expertise France is seeking the services of a consultant to build the capacities of its team in terms of programmatic planning and capacities under the Livelihoods sector.

  1. KEY TASKS AND DELIVERABLES

 

 

  • Coordinate with Expertise France beforehand to discuss the training content.
  • Prepare and share the training sessions’ agenda with Expertise France beforehand for the mentioned themes.
  • Prepare the pre and post-tests to be shared with Expertise France and disseminated with the training participants before and after the training.
  • Prepare a training presentation and a literature list to be shared with the training participants.
  • Conduct one workshop addressing the following thematics (1) what is the Livelihoods ecosystem, (2) the challenges faced by the Livelihoods sector in Lebanon, (3) how to design a project under the Livelihoods sector, (4) the stakeholders orbiting within the Lebanese Livelihoods sector and finally, (5) the Lebanese labor law.
  • Prepare one training report for each workshop, each of which will include (1) the training content and additional literature, (2) the sessions’ progress, (3) the tests’ results (analytical results, in addition to a comparison of the trainees’ improvements), and finally (4) the attendance sheets and agenda.

 

 

 

Activities

Deliverable

Estimated time

Time of Implementation

Location

Task 1

 

Inception Phase

  • Prepare the training material.
  • Present the training material to EF.
  • Agree on a concrete workplan laying out the tasks and dates to conduct the workshops.

1-2 days

Following contract signature.

Beirut

Task 2

 

Training

  • Livelihoods sector workshop delivered.
  • Agenda produced.
  • A series of Pre and Post tests completed.
  • Attendance Sheet filled.
  • The Training Content/Material.
  • List of additional literature on the subject.
  • Workshop Report completed.

2 days

August 2024

Beirut

 

The expected number of participants will be between 10 and 15.

 

 

  1. ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITES

 

Consultant:

The consultant will oversee preparing training materials (the agendas, the pre and post-tests, training presentation and literature, and finally, the training report) and deliver a workshop regarding the Livelihoods sector mainly the following: (1) what is the Livelihoods ecosystem, (2) the challenges faced by the Livelihoods sector in Lebanon, (3) how to design a project under the Livelihoods sector, (4) the stakeholders orbiting within the Lebanese Livelihoods sector and finally, (5) the Lebanese labor law.

 

The consultant must ensure that it is interactive and engages the participants with constructive activities. The consultant is to also take attendance, and to collect feedback from participants on the workshop’s quality.

 

Finally, the Workshops Final Reports should outline the training’s content, the flow of the workshop, the methodology used, and the results and findings.

 

Expertise France:

Expertise France will contract the consultant and through the Shabake 2 Project Management team will be responsible for the overall management of the consultant including:

  • Developing and finalizing the terms of reference and contract.
  • Reviewing and approving all expected deliverables with the consultant.
  • Supporting the consultant in connecting and meeting with project team members as relevant.
  • Overall monitoring of the assignment activities and the delivery of milestones.

 

  1. QUALIFICATIONS

 

  • Degree in Law, Economics, Finance, Social Sciences, Humanities, and/or Humanitarian Development.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in working within the Livelihoods sector with Local or International NGOs, international agencies, or Lebanese state institutions.
  • Minimum of 5 years of delivering capacity strengthening sessions to humanitarian and human rights organizations under the fields of Livelihoods and/or Socio-Economic Development.
  • Strong local knowledge and comprehensive understanding around capacity building programs.
  • Professional working knowledge of Arabic and English is compulsory.
  • Extensive experience in managing and implementing consultations.
  • Ability to work in a participatory approach with a certain flexibility.
  • Professional commitment and ability to work under pressure.
  • Ability to communicate, negotiate and adapt to work requirements.
  • Integrity, respect, and responsibility.

How to apply

Applications (detailed resume and cover letter) are to be sent to the following email address: [email protected] under the title: Livelihoods Programming – Consultancy.

Application should include the following documents:

    • For Companies
      • Annex I – complete Legal entity form including MOF and VAT registration certificates. 
      • Filled and signed copy of the safety questionnaire
      • Copies of the company shareholders passports 
    • For Individuals (freelance consultants)
      • MOF registration number certificate
      • A portfolio of similar experiences
      • Filled and signed copy of the safety questionnaire
      • Copy of the individual consultant passport

 

Technical offer (for all experts involved, whether companies or individual applicants)

  • Expert CVs
  • Financial Offer for all deliverables mentioned in article 4 (key tasks and deliverables) including the number of days required for each deliverable.
  • Workplan (estimate time for delivering the consultancy)

The deadline for application is May 25th, 2024.

Expired
Deadline
Sunday, 02. Jun 2024
Type of Call
Call for Consultancies
Intervention Sector(s):
Training & Capacity Building
Remuneration range:
> 6000 (USD)
Duration of Contract:
2 months
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