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Invitation to Bid

Reference No. 83292050

German Development Cooperation (GIZ), the Institute for Peace and Security Studies (IPSS) at Addis Ababa,would like to hire a consultant for six months to support the work of decision makers at the national, regional and continental levels by providing up-to-date peace and security analysis of selected countries, crosscutting peace and security issues and the implementation of Africa Peace and Security Program (ASAP) mechanisms.

Interested bidders who fulfill the following criteria can obtain the bid document from the office specified below starting from Monday, 18thof June 2018, 8:30am on working hours or can request the document via an email address: [email protected].

  • Ph.D. in Peace and Security Studies or other social studies
  • More than 5 years of experience in conducting research on African peace and security issues
  • Proven experience in leading units, departments or institutions
  • Research skills, professional data collection and analysis

o Academic paper/report writing

o Ability to manage various concurrent projects

o Self-Initiative and ability to lead a multicultural team.

o Ability to work under pressure and stringent timelines.

  • Fluent in English, both written and oral
  • French could be an added advantage.

All bids must be delivered/submitted physically to the address below at or before 4:00pm local time on Wednesday,27thof June 2018.

Bidders should submit qualification and related documents; and their financial proposal as per the issued tender document.

GIZ IPSS reserves the right to cancel the bid fully or partially.

The address referred above to submit your Technical and Financial Offers is:

German Development Cooperation

GIZ Office, Kirkos Sub City, Kebele 18 (Behind Intercontinental Hotel)

P.O.Box 100009

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia