Consultant Bid for Audit Software Selection
Audit Services Corporation (ASC) wishes to contract Audit software consultancy services. The consultant shoud possess in-depth knowledge of Financial Auditing, IT systems (financial audit system automation), and IT infrastrucures for modern IT systems. He/She must possess good communication skills, strong analytical background and capable of providing continuing technical support for ASC.
The consultant must demonstrate the following minimum qualifications, expertise and experience:
• Minimum 10 years experience in Information Technology, both Infrustructure and system (financial audit system automation) with 5 years as a consultant;
• Completion of 2 consulting assignments in similar environment in Ethiopia or in the sub-region;
• University degree in Computer/Software Engineering or Computing Science or Accounting or Business or related fields with a strong focus on Information Technology;
• Proven ability to articulate complex business and technical concepts to senior-level executive in relation to Information Technology system;
• Professional Certifications are highly desirable in both IT & Financial Audit;
• Experience in IT procurement, installation, and confugiration;
• Excellent spoken and written English and Amharic language skills;
• Audit & Finance/Accounting experience;
• Adequate knowledge of financial audit system automation; and
• Prior experience of working with public enterprises and government institutions in Ethiopia is highly desirable.
Interested bidders shall submit the following evidence:
Trading license renewed for 2012 EFY;
Tax clearance certificate, which states the bidder can participate in any public tender, valid at bid submission date;
VAT registration certificate and tax identification number (TIN);
Registration as supplier in the list of mandated public body, ie Public Procurement and Property Administration Agency (PPPAA)
Starting from the first date of announcement of the bid, Addis Zemen News Paper, it will remain open for 10 (Ten) working days /Does’t include Saturday/. The bid will be open on the 11th working day at 5:00 local time;
Bid terms of reference (ToR) documents can be obtained from Audit Services Corporation room No.312 during the corporation’s office working hours/Monday to Friday, morning 3:00 – 6:00 and afternoon 8:00 – 11:00 local time/ upon payment of non-returnable fee of Birr 150 /One hundred fifty only/
Bids must be accompanied by a bid security of 50,000 (fifty thousand Ethiopian Birr) in the form of unconditional bank guarantee, or irrevocable letter of credit or certified check.
Technical and Financial Bids must be delivered to the address indicated with separate technical & financial envelops.
Bids will be opened in the presence of bidders or designated representative.
The Corporation reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids.
Audit Services Corporation
Kazanchis near zemen Bank
Tel. 011 553 79 29/ 011 553 50 15 /011 553 79 27