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Current vacancy annoucements with UNDP Bhutan

Announcement for Consultancy Services

Post Title: Local Consultant (National or International) for conducting a salary Survey for Service Contract holders
Contract Type:  Individual Contract
Duration:4 weeks (immediately effective after signing of contract)

UNDP country office would like to seek the services of a qualified and experienced consultant to conduct a salary survey for Service Contract holders in accordance with the established UNDP policies governing Service Contracts; and based on the established UNDP methodology described in the Handbook on Setting Remuneration for Service Contract Personnel.

Minimum qualifications:
The following are the minimum qualifications and competencies required for this assignment:

  • Minimum of Bachelors Degree in fields related to human resource management, statistics and related fields.
  • Proven track record in the area of compensation and benefit analysis, preferably for international organization.
  • Experience in the field of human resource management.
  • Past experience in undertaking salary survey for nonprofit organizations will be an asset. 
  • Familiarity with labor market issues.
  • Ability to render consulting services in the most professional, effective and efficient manner.
  • Fluent in English and the local language. 
  • Excellent writing and presentation skills (all required reports shall be written in English). 
  • Familiarity with the UNDP rules and regulations and experience within UN system would be an advantage.
Documents:
Closing date: 22nd December 2014 by 12 noon

Application details:
For detailed terms of reference (ToR) and P11 Form for the above assignment, please email to tshering.palden@undp.org

Please submit your application along with CV, P11 Form and financial proposal to: procurement.bt@undp.org

Announcement for Consultancy Services

UNDP country office invites proposals from qualified International Consultants for carrying out the Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) feasibility study and preparation of a comprehensive ITS Action Plan for Thimphu City.

The duration of the contract shall be for five months from 1st February 2015 to 30 June 2015. Please refer attached Terms of Reference for full detail.

Proposals should be submitted in electronic format by 9th January 2014 to procurement.bt@undp.org. For any queries please contact tshering.palden@undp.org.

Documents:

  1. Terms of Reference
  2. General Conditions of Contract
  3. Contract Template
  4. Confirmation of Interest and Submission of Financial Proposal
  5. P11
 

ADDENDUM for Request for Proposal

Procurement Process :  RFP- Request for Proposal

Office:UNDP Office, Thimphu – Bhutan

Development Area: Detailed geo-technical investigation and engineering design for landslide mitigation under Phuentsholing Thromde and flood protection including hydrological modeling for Pasakha Industrial area

Revised Deadline for bid submission:         2nd January 2015

The time extension has been decided after the pre-proposal conference with the suppliers on 25th November 2014.

Please also note that UNDP is exempted from payment of any tax so it should not be included in the financial proposal.

For any further information you may contact Ms. Tshering Palden, UNDP Procurement Associate at tshering.palden@undp.org, phone number 322424.

Vacancy Announcement - Human Resources Associate

Post Title:Human Resources Associate
Contract Type:Fixed Term Appointment- G6
Duration:One year/extendable


Duties and Responsibilities:

UNDP is seeking to recruit a Bhutanese Citizen as Human Resources Associate in Operations unit. Under the guidance and supervision of the Operations Manager, the HR Associate ensures execution of transparent and efficient HR services in CO. The HR Associate promotes a collaborative, client-oriented approach and supports to the maintenance of high staff morale. The HR Associate can supervise clerical and support staff of the HR Unit. The HR Associate works in close collaboration with the operations, programme and projects’ staff in the CO and UNDP HQs staff for resolving complex HR-related issues and information exchange.

Key Functions:

  • Administration and implementation of HR strategies and policies
  • Provision of HR services
  • Staff performance management and career development
  • Conduct of UN-related surveys
  • Facilitation of knowledge building and knowledge sharing

Minimum Qualification & Competencies:

  • Secondary Education with specialized certification in HR. University Degree in HR, Business or Public Administration would be desirable, but it is not a requirement.
  • 6 years of progressively responsible HR and/or administrative experience is required at the national or international level. Experience in the usage of computers and office software packages (MS Word, Excel, etc) and experience in handling of web based management systems.
  • Fluency in spoken and written English and national language of the duty station.
 

Closing date: 8 December 2014, Monday

Apply to: Please submit application letter, CV & Personal History Form (P11 Form) to recruitment.bt@undp.org

Female candidates are strongly encouraged to Apply

Personal History form is available at www.bt.undp.org

NOTE: ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED FOR INTERVIEW    

Vacancy Announcement - Management Associate

Post Title:Management Associate
Contract Type:Fixed Term Appointment- G6
Duration:  One year/extendable

Duties and Responsibilities:

UNDP is seeking to recruit a Bhutanese Citizen as Management Associate to RR/RC. Under the guidance and direct supervision of the RR/RC, the Management Associate to RR/RC ensures effective and efficient functioning of the RR/RC office, full confidentiality in all aspects of assignment, maintenance of protocol procedures, management of information flow and follow-up on deadlines and commitments made. The Management Associate to RR/RC works in close collaboration with UNDP staff, UN Agencies and national authorities to ensure efficient flow of information, actions on instructions, agendas.

Key Functions:

  • Ensures effective and efficient functioning of the RR/RC office
  • Ensures provision of effective communications support to the office
  • Ensures facilitation of knowledge building and management

Minimum Qualification & Competencies:

  • Secondary Education with specialized secretarial training. University Degree or equivalent would be desirable, but it is not a requirement.
  • 6 years of progressively responsible secretarial, administrative, programme experience is required at the national or international level. Experience in the usage of computers and office software packages (MS Word, Excel, etc), experience in handling of web based management systems.
  • Fluency in spoken and written English and national language of the duty station.

Closing date: Close of business 13 December 2014

Apply to: Please submit application letters, CV & Personal History Form (P11 Form) to recruitment.bt@undp.org Female candidates are encouraged to Apply

Detailed job description and the Personal History form is available at the jobs at http://www.bt.undp.org

NOTE:  ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED FOR INTERVIEW

Request for Proposals

Procurement Process: RFP- Request for Proposals
Office: UNDP Office, Thimphu – Bhutan
Posted on: 11 November 2014
Pre-proposal conference: 25 November 2014
Deadline for proposal submission: 16 December 2014
Duration of assignment: 8 months (Jan – August 2015)
Development Area: Detailed geo-technical investigation and engineering design for landslide mitigation under Phuentsholing Thromde and flood protection including hydrological modeling for Pasakha Industrial area

UNDP country office invites proposals from qualified consultancy firms (international or local) to undertake the above assignment. The consultancy firm is required to have the following qualifications and experience:

  • Minimum 7 years of experience in the relevant fields
  • Proposal security: USD 6000 or equivalent in Bhutanese Ngultrum in the form of bank guarantee in favor of UNDP, Bhutan.
Download
  1. Terms of Reference
  2. RFP for NAPA II GeoTech Phuntsholing Thromde
  3. Annex 1. PPG phase geotechnical report for Phuentsholing
  4. Annex 2. PPG phase technical study for flood mitigation report in Phuentsholing

Interested consultancy firms may collect the complete set of Request for Proposal and related documents from UNDP procurement unit.

For any further information you may contact Ms. Tshering Palden, UNDP Procurement Associate at tshering.palden@undp.org, phone number 322424

 

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