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Apply for EOI – Coordinator for the Implementation of the Green Mobility Facility for Africa – PICU) Job Recruitment at African Development Bank Group (AfDB). This AfDB Vacancy and ongoing recruitment is open candidates, so kindly apply as quickly as potential.

EOI – Coordinator for the Implementation of the Green Mobility Facility for Africa – PICU Job Recruitment on the African Development Bank Group (AfDB)

Job Title: EOI – Coordinator for the implementation of the Green Mobility Facility for Africa – PICU

Location: Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire
Start Date: 1st September 2023
Consultant Type: Individual Consultant
Job Family: Other

Background

  • The African Development Bank hereby invitations Individual Consultants to point their curiosity within the following task: Individual Consultant: Coordinator for the implementation of the Green Mobility Facility for Africa.
  • The GMFA is a $685 pan-African catalytic financing programme designed by the African Development Bank (AfDB) to speed up and increase non-public sector investments in sustainable transport options in Africa by way of technical help and funding capital.
  • The AfDB is mobilizing funding to help private and non-private stakeholders within the inexperienced mobility area in bettering the enabling situations, growing bankable initiatives, and offering sufficient long-term blended financing options for venture implementation.
  • This task covers inexperienced mobility for the general public transport sector targeted on Electric Vehicles (Electric buses and Electric Two-wheelers) and Compressed Natural Gas Vehicles in 6 nations, specifically: Kenya, Morocco, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, and South Africa.
  • The GMFA consists of a (i) Technical Assistance (T.A) window for growing a conducive enabling atmosphere and an (ii) funding window offering blended finance devices akin to senior money owed and ensures.
  • The GMFA goals to work on the pilot nations and scale as much as the African continent.
  • The general GMFA objective is to facilitate the emergence of a inexperienced mobility business in Africa by fostering sustainable city mobility with environment friendly and low-emission transport.
  • The deployment of electrical autos and changing ICE autos will end in power saving and decarbonization of the sector. The GMFA contributes to rising the pipeline and deal movement of bankable inexperienced initiatives inside the transport sector on the downstream stage during which AfDB can make investments.
  • GMFA is led by the Infrastructure Non-Sovereign Operations Division (PICU 4), a part of the Infrastructure, Cities and Urban Development Department (PICU) of the AfDB.
  • The T.A window shall be managed by a Coordinator to conduct and execute the TA actions (2023-2025), together with scoping, procurement, monitoring, and analysis of the varied funds consisting of the T.A.
  • The Coordinator shall be originating and screening initiatives and dealing along with the PICU4 funding officers, structuring, arranging, and co-financing transactions mixing within the concessional finance from Climate Fund such because the Green Climate fund (GCF).

Tasks and Deliverables
Major Duties and duties will embrace the next amongst others:

  • Monitoring and Disbursement:
    • Oversight and steerage of the contract framework consultants to supply well timed deliverables.
    • Respond to handle every inner/exterior fund requirement through the implementation of the power.
    • Update the GMFA Operation Manual.
    • Update Implementation schedule (work program and funds in addition to procurement plan).
    • Update Quarterly progress experiences complying with monetary establishments reporting necessities.
  • Project cycle administration:
    • Review the indicative pipeline of initiatives for origination and creation of PEN.
    • Participate in venture opinions to make sure venture exterior and inner funds necessities are met, together with due diligence evaluation.
    • Support negotiations on execution agreements with executing companies.
    • Build the capability on the technical elements of Task Managers, Government and subnational and venture builders to grasp GMFA eligibility and venture cycle of the AfDB.
    • Take half in chosen Project monitoring missions to particularly assess technical and fiduciary compliance with exterior local weather funds insurance policies and procedures.
    • Coordinate with respective Task Managers and GCF compliance with the accreditation devices relating to Project Management cycles.
  • Resource Mobilization:
    • Develop proposals for different local weather funds.
    • Identify potential funding within the nations (native banks, funds, DFIs, initiatives).
  • Communication and Partnership:
    • Develop a communication plan.
    • Create a partnership with UNEP, GEF, and different establishments engaged on mobility.
    • Develop a Knowledge Management platform on inexperienced mobility that responds to inner and exterior info wants.
    • Engage with varied stakeholders.
    • Coordinate any initiatives akin to multi-stakeholder Workshop to current the suggestions of diagnostic, regulatory framework, or insurance policies experiences and resolve with the federal government which step to undertake as a precedence for the nation to develop.
    • Coordinate between varied stakeholders (bus corporations, authorities, ministries, banks).

Eligibility Criteria

  • Interested Consultants shall present info on their {qualifications} and expertise demonstrating their means to undertake this Assignment (paperwork, reference to comparable providers, expertise in comparable assignments, and so on.).
  • The eligibility standards, the institution of a shortlist, and the choice procedures shall be in conformity with the AfDB’s procedures for the acquisition of consulting providers funded by the executive or capital expenditure funds.

Application Closing Date
Friday, 14th July, 2023 (17:00 GMT).

Method of Application
Interested and certified candidates ought to ship their Expression of Interest, mentioning the place of “Individual Consultant: Coordinator for the implementation of the Green Mobility Facility for Africa.”

For the eye of:
Ms. Mam Tut Wadda
Division Manager PICU.4
The Infrastructure and Urban Development Department

E-mail: m.sokona@afdb.org with copy to k.hassamal@afdb.orgg.wilson@afdb.org

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