Type: Services


Organization: British council Ethiopia

Dead Line: 2016-06-24


Tender Detail:


British council Ethiopia
therefore invites interested service providers to submit a tender for: “Development of a delivery proposal for accelerated improvements in the quality of education across the education sector in Ethiopia” in accordance with the Request for proposal (RFP) Pack available from British council’s e-Tendering portal hosted at https://in-tendhost.co.uk/britishcouncil

The following  Bid Pack is available to down load from the portal:

List of Annexes forming part of the RFP

  1. RFP – Request for proposal bid document

  2. Terms and conditions of contract

  3. Supplier Response

  4. Pricing Approach


It is expected that the consulting firm will designate a team leader for this assignment. Both the consulting firm and the team leader are expected to have the following essential qualifications and experience

Consulting firm

  • The service provider should have extensive experience and a strong track record delivering similar delivery focused initiatives (for example setting up Delivery units to facilitate government reforms)

  • Ideally this will include experience implementing this type of approach in the education sector, but experience in other sectors may also be relevant

  • The service provider should be able to demonstrate experience and effectiveness of working with stakeholders at the highest levels of government.

Team Leader

The team leader will need to exhibit the following: 

  • Strong problem solving skills and use of a range of frameworks and tools to uncover issues and quickly develop solutions.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, communication and influencing skills, and the ability to quickly build trust and strong collaborative relation ships with government officials

  • Experience in managing and leading rapid transformation in either the private or government sector, ideally with experience in the education sector.

  • High level expertise in education in a developing country context

  • A high level of drive and enthusiasm for the work, and a willingness to persevere through challenges

  • Technical skills in project management, planning, data analysis, reporting, developing effective communications and understanding trends and evidence

Instructions to service suppliers

  •  Proposals must be submitted via the British council’s e-tendering portal hosted at htt://in-tendhost.co.uk/britishcouncil

  • Tenders must be received by 16:00 UK time, on 24 June 2016 and be valid for 3 months. Tenders submitted after the due time and date will not be accepted