Coordinator of Physical Support on support to administrative service provision, for the EU-financed programme for support to the Ukrainian Decentralisation Reform: U-LEAD with Europe Programme.
NIRAS is looking for a Coordinator of Physical Support for implementa- tion of NIRAS support to Sida for U-LEAD with Europe Programme- Ukraine Local Empowerment, Accountability and Development Pro- gramme, Support to improved administrative service delivery, Roll-out phase.
The position shall be a consultancy contract for a period of maximum 10 months.
Description of the assignment context
U-LEAD with Europe is a multi-donor action of the European Union and its Member States Denmark, Estonia, Germany, Poland and Sweden. The Programme aims at supporting the Decentralisation reform in Ukraine and contributes to the establishment of multilevel governance that is transparent, accountable and responsive to the needs of the population.
The Programme has two main objectives:
1. Enhancement of the capacities of key stakeholders at the national, regional and local levels to implement the regional policy and decentralisation reforms (GIZ). This includes vertical and horizontal coordination and capacity development at all levels of government throughout Ukraine.
2. Empowerment of amalgamated communities to deliver high quality administrative services to their citizens aims at contributing to the ongoing decentralisation reform in Ukraine (Sida). During the Roll-out phase (2018-2020) Sida is aiming at to support up to 600 Administrative Service Centres to improve the service provision for citizens of Ukraine.
NIRAS is responsible for establishment of up to 574 Administrative Service Centres within the Roll-out phase (rounds 1-4).
The Coordinator of Physical Support (PS) is responsible for the planning, coordinating, supervising and implementing of activities targeting the services for physical support (procurement of furniture, IT-equipment and special equipment for ASC).
The following is an outline of the areas of responsibility of Coordinator of PS: