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Call for Experts for the Textile and Fashion Industry in Pakistan

Country:
Pakistan
Position:
Call for Experts for the Textile and Fashion Industry in Pakistan
Department:
Governance and Economic Development
Status:
Tender
Published:
Deadline:
Name of project:
Improvement of labour-, social- and environment standards in the Pakistani textile industry
Task description:

GOPA is looking for a range of applications for a GIZ tender in Pakistan in the field of textile and fashion.

 

With this invitation to tender, GIZ is looking for a specialist partner for a capacity development measure in the field of market access skills for Pakistani enterprises in the fashion industry. The objective of the measure is to increase the capability of the GIZ project’s partner companies for the competition in the international market. From 07/21 until 11/23, the contractor supports the project team in two areas with 9 work packages. For all work packages, close cooperation is required between the contractor's personnel and the responsible person in the project.

All measures as well as reports, training material etc. will be in English language.

 

The two areas for the contractor are:

 

A) To prepare 5 partner enterprises in the medium & large range for the “Green button” certification

 

B) To support 15 partner companies in the development of innovate products. The partner companies comprise large, medium, and small enterprises.

 

Applicants should mention which one of the below roles they are submitting a CV for. The CV should be in EU-format, as attached.

 

Qualifications:

Expert 1: International Short-Term Expert: Team leader

 

Tasks of the team leader

  • Overall responsibility for the advisory packages of the contractor
  • In cooperation with the pool of experts the implementation of the tasks in the 9 work packages described in 2.
  • Coordinating and ensuring communication
  • Taking cross-cutting themes into consideration (for example, gender equality)
  • Staff management, in particular identifying the need for short-term assignments within the available budget, planning and managing the assignments
  • Ensuring that monitoring procedures are carried out
  • Regular reporting in accordance with deadlines

 

Qualifications of the team leader

  • Education/training: University degree (Diploma/Master)
  • Languages: Knowledge of English C1 in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages
  • General professional experience: 10 years of professional experience one or more of the relevant sectors for the tasks: Business development and value addition in marketing & networking / Product development & Innovation / Environment standards and process improvement in the textile industry / Labour standards & Occupational Health and Safety / International certification (e.g. Green Button)
  • Leadership/management experience: 6 years of management/leadership experience as project team leader or manager in a company
  • Regional experience: 5 years of work experience with projects in South Asia
  • Development cooperation (DC) experience: 6 years of experience working on DC projects

 

Expert pool of international short-term experts

Tasks of the international expert pool

  • In cooperation with the team leader and the corresponding national expert pool the implementation of the tasks in the 3 work packages described in 2.

 

Qualifications of the expert pool

  • Education/training: University degree (Diploma/Master)
  • Language: All experts with knowledge of English B2 in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages
  • General professional experience: All experts with 10 years of general professional experience in the textiles and fashion industry
  • Specific professional experience: All experts with 5 years of professional experience in one or more of the following areas: Business development and value addition in marketing & networking / Product development & Innovation / Environment standards and process improvement in the textile industry / Labour standards & Occupational Health and Safety / International certification (e.g. Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals (ZDHC), Sustainable Textile and Leather Production (STeP), OSH certification (ISO 45001) or comparable international certification, “Grüner Knopf”)
  • Regional experience: 2 years of training experience or work experience with projects in South Asia
  • Development cooperation (DC) experience: 3 years of experience working on DC projects

 

Expert pool of national short-term experts

 

Tasks of the national expert pool

  • In cooperation with the team leader and the corresponding International expert pool the implementation of the tasks in the 4 work packages described in 2.

 

Qualifications of the expert pool

  • Education/training: University degree (Diploma/Master)
  • Language: All experts with knowledge of English / knowledge of Urdu
  • General professional experience: All experts with 5 years of general professional experience in the textile and fashion industry
  • Specific professional experience: All experts with 5 years of professional experience in one or more of the following areas: Business development and value addition in marketing & networking / Product development & Innovation / Environment standards and process improvement in the textile industry / Labour standards & Occupational Health and Safety / International certification (e.g. Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals (ZDHC), Sustainable Textile and Leather Production (STeP), OSH certification (ISO 45001) or comparable international certification, “Grüner Knopf”)
  • Development cooperation (DC) experience: 3 years of experience working on DC projects
Project start date:
07.2021
Project end date:
11.2023
Contact person:
First name:
Goekhan
Last name:
Oezmemis
Phone:
+49-6172-930-554
Email:
Department:
Governance and Economic Development
Address:

Hindenburgring 18
61348 Bad Homburg
Germany

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