THE PUBLIC FINANCE, PLANNING AND STATISTICS SUPPORT PROGRAM IN IVORY COAST

TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE PUBLIC FINANCE, PLANNING AND STATISTICS SUPPORT PROGRAM IN IVORY COAST

Period of implementation: June 2019 – June 2022

Country – IVORY COAST

Beneficiary – Ministry of Economy and Finance

Objective:

The overall objective of the Project of which this contract is a part is to support the efforts of the Government of Ivory Coast in the implementation of its national development policy to eradicate poverty, promote sustainable and inclusive growth, and improve good governance.

 

The specific objectives of this contract are:

  • Strengthening national capacities in the process of planning, implementing, monitoring and updating the National Development Plan of Ivory Coast;
  • Capacity building of national statistical system actors ;
  • Strengthening government capacities in the framework of the implementation of the Master Plan for Public Finance Reform (SDRFP).

 

The results to be achieved are:

  • Result 1: The conditions necessary for the execution of budgets in program mode are strengthened, making it possible to perpetuate the dynamics of the Public Finance reform;
  • Result 2: Tools necessary for the application of new accounting texts and regulations are developed;
  • Result 3: The planning system is strengthened, in particular with sectoral policies and Annual Work Plans (AWPs) formulated in coherence with the NDP and facilitating medium-term public expenditure planning according to national and sectoral priorities;
  • Result 4: The NDP monitoring system is made more effective;
  • Result 5: The national statistical system has an up-to-date body of legislation and regulations and an effective monitoring system;
  • Result 6: The skills and production capacities of national statistical system actors are strengthened in order to increase the availability and accessibility of data;
  • Result 7: The quality of management, capitalization and coordination of the TA is ensured.

Activities:

  • Establishment of the conditions necessary for the preparation and execution of budgets in program mode, making it possible to sustain the dynamics of public finance reform
  • Development of tools necessary for the application of new accounting texts and regulations
  • Formulation of the planning system, in particular sectoral policies and action plans, including capacity building

Country: IVORY COAST

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Donors - EU (EDF)

Sectors: Local and regional development

Type of Activities: Training and capacity development ; Monitoring and evaluation

TOGETHER FOR A BETTER TOMORROW

Implementing diverse projects in transition and developing countries and thus contributing to a „better tomorrow“ is our business. We, GOPA Consulting Group, are one of the leading consulting companies in the field of International Cooperation. For more than 50 years we are successfully implementing projects on behalf of national and international institutions, as for example the GIZ, KfW and EU. Topics are manifold and range, among others, from the improvement of education for the young, over measures of climate change adaptation to projects in health and infrastructure. GOPA Group Service GmbH is the internal service provider of GOPA Consulting Group. Our IT Services
team ensures the availability, reliability, security and performance of the whole IT infrastructure for more than 1,800 users worldwide.

With us you will find more than a job:
IT Support Specialist (m/f/d) in the international development cooperation Bad Homburg (near Frankfurt am Main) / Full-time

YOUR MISSION

 Be the first point of contact for any IT related queries and issues (by telephone, remote and onsite)
 Keep records and manage all requests in the ticketing system
 Provide first line support to our users by quick assessment of the nature and urgency of requests, resolving basic technical issues and routing more complex problems to the team responsible for resolution
 Diagnose issues ranging from environmental to software configuration, updates/bug fix and patches to ensure availability and stability
 Assist with user on- and off-boarding process (PC delivery and software installations)
 Manage access rights
 Support the IT workstations (hardware and software, MS Windows 10, Office 2016 and O365, SfB)
 Ensure all documentation is updated and maintained
 Assist with IT purchases (manage orders, delivery dates, complaints)
 Provide on-site IT support, if required; travelling to different locations in Germany and abroad

YOUR PROFILE

 Relevant degree in IT or completed vocational training in the IT sector
 Experience in an IT customer support role
 Excellent understanding of Windows platforms, operation systems and servers
 Good knowledge of the operational and support aspects of computer systems, hardware, software and peripheral equipment including but not limited to: Microsoft Windows 10, Microsoft Office 2016, Microsoft Active Directory, SCCM, Microsoft Exchange, experience with GPO, Powershell and SharePoint is an asset
 Analytic thinking, ability to diagnose and troubleshoot problems
 A high level of personal commitment to task completion, with the ability to prioritize
 Great service orientation
 Good attention to details
 A good team player that uses opportunities for sharing knowledge and encourages others to be responsible for cooperation and open communication
 Very good German and English language skills and intercultural competence

WHY US?

 High emphasis on Corporate Social Responsibility
 An international working environment in an exciting, not ordinary sector
 Supportive team spirit, colleagues who enjoy working together, mixing competence with the right amount of humour, and who are looking forward to having you in the team
 Short communication and decision making processes and a living “open doors” culture across all company levels
 The possibility to actively contribute to the future success of your department and develop yourself
 A reliable permanent position
 A wide range of benefits such as job ticket, job bike, gym membership support, VL, etc.

READY TO WORK WITH US?