REAL ESTATE REG. - P100582
Real Estate Registration project of Azerbaijan Republic | Published May 26, 2015 - Deadline June 9, 2015
Selection Of Individual International Consultantto Prepare
Borrower?s Draft Completion Report For The Realestate Registration Project
Republic of Azerbaijan
State Committee for PropertyIssues
State Service for the Registration ofReal Estate
RealEstate Registration Project7435-AZ
Selection of individual international consultant to
Prepare Borrower's Draft Completion Report
Real Estate Registration Project
The Government of Azerbaijan has received financing from the World Banktoward the cost of the Real EstateRegistration Project, and intends to apply part of the proceeds of this loan for consultantservices. One of the ultimate objectives under this project is to ensure thatAzerbaijan has a reliable, transparent and efficient real estate registration system supporting the real property markets andsuitable systems for the management and use of state-owned real property. To implement this task The Project ManagementUnit of the Real EstateRegistration Project now invites eligible international individual consultants ("Consultant") to indicate their interest inproviding the Services with relevant experience.
The consultant will be hired to provide technical assistance to the State Committee on PropertyIssues (SCPI) (the Client) in drafting the Borrower's Completion Report (BCR). The project assessment includes evaluating projectin terms of its performance against expected outcomes and results. The assessment will identifyexisting challenges; lessons learnedand will provide recommendationsthat could improve the design and implementation of other WB Projectsin the field of real estateregistration reform and sustainable land management. The International Consultant will provide technical assistance to the SCPI inthe assessment of the Project working in close collaboration with relevant specialists of SCPI, Contract manager, ProjectManagement Unit (PMU) Monitoring and evaluation (M&E) specialist. The consultant will provide the overall assessment of theproject impacts.
Interested Consultants should provideinformation demonstrating that the consultant has mandatory requirements such as:
? Advanced university degree in social sciences (e.g., sociology, communications), land tenure, cadaster andgeodesy, law, economics, agriculture, or other similar subjects is required;
? Proven capacity in data analysis, producing clearly written and well-presented outputs, and communicatingresults to partners, stakeholders.
? Experience with internationally-supported development projects related to landreform, rural livelihoods including agriculture, environmental management and other topics of relevance to the assignment isrequired;
? Computer skills including statistical software, fluency inwritten and spoken Englishlanguage;
Desirable requirements such as: Experience in Azerbaijan, with proven record of carrying assignmentssuccessfully in that challenging environment in related areas such as assessing land reform processes and impacts, is highlydesirable;
? Willingness to carry out on-site visits for at least 7-10 days, the ability to interact effectively withvarious stakeholders, especially beneficiaries, local authorities, NGOs.
The task will have to be implemented within 3 (three) months after the Contract is signed withthe Consultant. The duration of the services to be delivered is in total 35 business days with 3 missions to Azerbaijan.
The attention of interestedConsultants is drawn to paragraph 1.9 of the World Bank's Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants by World Bank Borrowers dated May 2004, revised October 2006and May 2010 ("Consultant Guidelines"), setting forth the World Bank's policy on conflictof interest.
Individual consultant will beselected in accordance with procedures set out in Section V (Selection of Individual Consultants) of the World Bank's Guidelines ?Selection and Employment of Consultants by World Bank Borrowers, dated May 2004, revised October 2006 and May 2010 ("ConsultantGuidelines")
Further information can beobtained at the address below during office hours, i.e. from 09:00 to17:00hours:
Real Estate Registration Project, Project Management Unit, NigarHuseynova, Procurement Assistant, State Service for Registration of Real Estate building, 31, Huseyn Javid avenue, 6th floor, room#612, AZ1073, Baku, Azerbaijan. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com Tel.: (+99412) 510 91 45 (ext. 7227).
Expressions of interest must bedelivered in a written form to the address below in person, or by mail by 17:00 pm., June 9, 2015.
Real Estate Registration Project
Project Management Unit
Nigar Huseynova, Procurement Assistant,
State Service for Registration of Real Estatebuilding,
31, Huseyn Javid Avenue, 6th floor, room#612
AZ1073, Baku, Azerbaijan.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or
Tel.: (+994 12) 510 91 45 (ext. 7227)
Fax: (+994 12) 510 91 47