Advisor - Education Reforms and Policies
Deloitte Yousuf Adil, Chartered Accountants
Sindh Capacity Development Project (SCDP)- USAID Funded Project
Experience: Minimum 10 years
Job Location: Karachi
Job Type: 96 hours per month – USAID SCDP until August 2018
About Deloitte Yousuf Adil, Chartered Accountants:
Deloitte Yousuf Adil, Chartered Accountants is a member of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited (DTTL), one of the largest professional services organizations in the world, with a workforce of 200,000 people in more than 150 countries. It is one of the Pakistan’s leading professional services firm, provides audit, tax, enterprise risk services, financial advisory and consulting to a wide range of local and multinational clients.
The firm was established in 1972 and it has become one of the leading professional services firms in Pakistan. The firm is providing services to over 500 clients including both multinational and local companies. The firm has significant presence across manufacturing, services, commercial, financial and public sector entities in the country. The firm has a workforce of more than 600 people in 4 offices across the country. Our staff includes more than 100 qualified accountants, MBAs, IT experts and other technically qualified persons.
Deloitte Yousuf Adil, Chartered Accountants brings together clients, offers innovative solutions, and endeavors to exceed client expectations. The firm adopts a customized, responsive and personal approach towards client service and offers a complete range of services across various industries.
Deloitte Yousuf Adil, Chartered Accountants (Deloitte Pakistan) is contractor for USAID on Sindh Capacity Development Project (SCDP), a USAID three-year project that will support the sustainability of the Sindh Basic Education Program (SBEP). This will be done by ensuring stronger governance and improved public accountability in the education sector through systems building and institutional strengthening of Program Management and Implementation Unit (PMIU) and Education and Literacy Department (E&LD) of the Government of Sindh.
SCDP aims to:
In addition to other areas of reforms - SCDP has been given the task to support SELD in education policy and reforms. Specifically it will focus on strengthening capacities, systems and policies of SELD to in order to improve the education services in conjunction with the education reforms in Sindh. The reform focuses mainly on Public Private Partnerships, Alternative Learning Pathways /NFE policy, improving education administration and management at the district and provincial levels and trainings in ICT for teachers, students and out of school children.
This requires intensive coordination with the GoS’s Planning and Finance Department, SELD inclusive of its technical agencies (e.g., BOC and Provincial Institute For Teacher Education) PMIU, RSU, district education offices, private sector organizations, developments partners, civil society organization and SBEP’s partner organization.
Level of Effort
The advisor is expected to:
The advisor will spend up to a maximum of 12 days per month on the project out of which at least 8 days have to be in SCDP office premises. Actual numbers will be determined on the basis of qualifications and experience of the candidate but will not be less than 10 days on the project and 5 days on the premises.
Please email a CV, letter of interest, and details of three professional references with names and contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than April 16, 2018. Please write “SCDP: Advisor – ER&P” in the subject line. All interviews will be held in Karachi.
Deloitte Yousuf Adil, Chartered Accountants is an equal opportunity employer.