Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO)

(Nov 05, 2023)



Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO) is an international non-governmental development organization that works to create a fair world for everyone. VSO promotes volunteering for development and work through committed volunteers to deliver high-impact interventions. VSO has been operating in Ethiopia for more than two decades supporting the development in health, livelihoods, and Peacebuilding improvement sectors.

Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO) is operating in Benishangul Gumuz regional state in three Camps characterized by harsh weather conditions, poor infrastructure, low administrative capacity, a high level of poverty, and poor development indicators.

Inadequate opportunities for Jobs within the camps and barriers to movement outside the camps are the main reasons for unemployment.

The main objective of this project is to create market linkage for primary actors trained in different types of demand-driven business skill training. The platform is expected to create an opportunity for trained youths to have access to market information as stated in the project proposal document.

The consultancy Service Key Activities:

  • Preparation/Inception Report (including tools)
  • Review and finalization of the Inception ReportData collection (Field Work)
  • Organize a half-day sensitization workshop for selected SMEs
  • Data Cleaning and Analysis,
  • Data feeding on the system.
  • Testing and validation of the marketing online system
  • Final Report submission 10 after contract completion

We will be running a tender process with the intention of awarding a contract for the suitably experienced and qualified firms to submit their Technical and Financial Proposals as per the given Instructions below.

Submitting of Proposals:

The consultancy is expected to begin immediately, And the bidder should submit their technical and financial proposals with a sealed envelope to VSO Ethiopia country office Addis Ababa, located around hayahulet, Bole sub city, woreda 04, Behind Mekilit building, 3rd floor Logistics Office during working hours within seven working days from the day of this announcement.

Interested and eligible firms may pick up the Tender documents (TOR) from VSO Country Office as per the above-mentioned location since the 6th of November 2023. VSO-Ethiopia has the right to cancel or reject any or all bids.

Telephone, (+251) 11 6 66 29 75/ 09 11 36 72 14.