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EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST FOR INDIVIDUAL CONSULTANT SERVICES


 

Ministry of Planning and Sustainable Development

 REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST

FOR

INDIVIDUAL CONSULTANT SERVICES

INTER-AMERICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK

TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

 GLOBAL SERVICES PROMOTION PROGRAMME

Programme Sector: Integration and Trade

3112-OC-TT

Bid No. MPSD 001-Mar-2015

Deadline: 27th March, 2015

 

The Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago has received financing from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and intends to apply part of the proceeds to payments under the project Global Services Promotion Programme, for  the recruitment of individual Technical Consultants to assist with the execution of specific responsibilities under the programme as follows:

  • InvesTT Technical Consultant: coordinating the design and implementation of a sector branding campaign; coordinating the development of a unified communication strategy for the Trinidad and Tobago ITeS Sector; and coordinating and developing the Diasporas engagement program.
  • exporTT Technical Consultant: coordinating the export training component of the programme; coordinating the introduction and integration of the IDB’s ConnectAmericas platform in the courses, programs and promotion efforts of the Global Services Internationalization (GSI) Hub and exporTT itself; and market development for exports including conducting market research, commercial visits to target markets, organization of visits from foreign businessmen and marketing and branding to support companies in the prospect, penetration and consolidation of international markets. 
  • TTCSI Technical Consultant: conducting industry gap analyses to identify the capacity-building and workforce training needs of the Information Technology-enabled Services (ITeS) sector; coordinating the overall design, management, and promotion of the GSI Hub; and coordinating the administration and delivery of training programmes and curriculum development for delivery at the GSI Hub. 

The Ministry of Planning and Sustainable Development now invites eligible persons to submit their applications to provide the services, based on the Terms of Reference and using the curriculum vitae format (available at www.planning.gov.tt).

Consultants will be selected in accordance with the procedures set out in the Inter-American Development Bank: Policies for the Selection and Contracting of Consultants financed by the Inter-American Development Bank (GN-2350-9) and is open to all eligible applicants as defined in the policies.

Requests for information can be sent to the e-mail address below. Interested applicants should submit a copy of their curriculum vitae along with a cover letter via e-mail to the address indicated below by 4 pm on March 27th, 2015. The position being applied for should be clearly stated in the “Subject” of the e-mail and application.

 

Ministry of Planning and Sustainable Development

Attn: Azam Ali - Programme Manager,

 Global Services Promotion Programme,

Ministry of Planning and Sustainable Development

Level 13, Eric Williams Finance Building, Independence Square, Port of Spain

Trinidad and Tobago

Tel: 1-868-627-9700 ext. 2069

Fax: 1-868-623-8123

E-mail: tenders@planning.gov.tt