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Solomon Islands Project Manager - Youth Engagement Activity

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RFx ID : 18778171
Tender Name : Solomon Islands Project Manager - Youth Engagement Activity
Reference # :
Open Date : Friday, 23 June 2017 6:00 PM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+12:00)
Close Date : Wednesday, 19 July 2017 3:00 PM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+12:00)
Department/Business Unit :
Tender Type : Request for Proposals (RFP)
Tender Coverage : Sole Agency  [?]
Categories :
  • 72000000 - Building and Facility Construction and Maintenance Services
  • 80101600 - Project management
  • 80110000 - Human resources services
  • 81100000 - Professional engineering services
  • 95121700 - Public buildings and structures
  • 95122300 - Sports and health buildings and structures
Regions:
  • International
Required Pre-qualifications : None
Contact : Nadine Eton, Contracts Administrator
submissions@mfat.govt.nz
+64 4 439 8051
Alternate Physical Delivery Address  :
Alternate Physical Fax Number  :
Overview

The New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) is seeking a project manager to manage the upgrade of a community hall and adjoining facilities in Honiara, Solomon Islands. The Youth Engagement Activity aims to increase opportunities for youth to engage in sports, arts and cultural activities, as well as access health and other support services.

A qualified engineer is preferred for this role, which requires living and working in Honiara for up to 18 months from August 2017.

The Youth Engagement Activity has a total budget of $5.5 million, including all costs associated with the project manager role. The Solomon Islands Project Manager - Youth Engagement Activity will be responsible for managing the project to completion.

The Youth Engagement Activity supports Solomon Islands’ priorities to empower youths socially and economically so they can contribute to the long term peace and security of Solomon Islands with resulting long term economic growth and prosperity.
The short term outcomes of the facilities upgrade are:

• Youth use safe and inclusive space for sport and other recreation.
• Youth use safe and inclusive space to access services and learning opportunities.
• Solomon Islands have increased facilities for Pacific Games.

To achieve the outcomes of the Youth Engagement Activity, it is important that the Solomon Islands Project Manager - Youth Engagement Activity delivers the services to the highest professional standards and maintains personal integrity, a high standard of ethics and a strong client focus during the assignment.

The scope of this procurement is the appointment of an individual project manager to manage the upgrade of the community and youth facilities. MFAT is not seeking responses from suppliers of related professional services such as design, infrastructure or engineering. The project manager will be responsible for procuring all professional services for the implementation of the Youth Engagement Activity. Ongoing maintenance of the upgraded facilities are also out of scope of this procurement.