Solidarités International Vacancy for Consultancy Livelihood Market Assessment

: Solidarités International: Closing date05 Feb 2019
Place: Nigeria Ngala & Monguno
Title: Realization of a livelihood market assessment for the development and support of profitable income-generating activities
SOLIDARITÉS INTERNATIONAL is a French humanitarian organization which provides aid and assistance to victims of war or natural disaster. For over 38 years, our organization has worked towards meeting the three basic needs – water, food and shelter – of vulnerable and crisis-affected populations, and has been more specifically committed to fight against waterborne diseases, leading cause of death in the world. SI’s interventions are carried out based on its expertise in the field of access to safe drinking water, sanitation and hygiene promotion, but also in the essential ones of food security and livelihoods. SOLIDARITES INTERNATIONAL is currently present in about 20 countries where SI staff – a total of 2,000 people comprising expatriates, local staff, HQ employees and some volunteers – implements programs with professionalism and commitment whilst being mindful of respecting other cultures
This Expression of Interest solicitation is open to all eligible consultants, in accordance with SOLIDARITES INTERNATIONAL procurement procedures.
The main objectives of this consultancy are:
  • Identify and analyze existing livelihoods strategies and income-generating activitiesusually implemented by the displaced people and local population, in Ngala and Monguno LGAs
  • Identify potential, formal or informal, growth sectors and (new or existing) opportunities in the goods and services markets, either short or long term
  • Identify the functioning of labor markets and identify potential opportunities of employments, especially through support to market actors (producers, traders, processors, service providers, etc.)
The consultancy is planned for an approximate period of 1 Month from the 15th of March 2019, in Ngala and Monguno, Nigeria.
How to Apply
SOLIDARITES INTERNATIONAL invites consultants to apply for the provision of services as described above. Interested consultants must submit their CV providing information on their capacity and experience showing that they are qualified for the services (documentation, references for similar services, experience in similar assignments, availability of qualified staff, etc.).
Interested consultants may express their interest by sending an email to the following addresses: [email protected], with in CC [email protected] , before the 5th of February 2019 at 18h00 (Nigeria time) and expressly mentioning « Livelihood market assessment – Nigeria »
  • Female candidates are encouraged to apply
  • Nigerian candidates are encouraged to apply
A short list of 4 to 6 consultants will be established after the call for expressions of interest. Then, the complete Terms of Reference will be sent and the consultation will follow the rules and procedures of SOLIDARITES INTERNATIONAL procurement process. It is noteworthy that the interest shown by a Consultant does not imply any obligation on the part of SOLIDARITES INTERNATIONAL for inclusion in the short list.
Solidarités International
Career category
Monitoring and Evaluation
Food and Nutrition / / Shelter and Non-Food ItemsWater Sanitation Hygiene
Years of experience
3-4 years