Request for EOI – Consultants – Geothermal Upstream Development, Indonesia

Ulubelu Unit 3 & 4, Lampung, Indonesia (source: Sidiq Nurbiyantoko)
Alexander Richter 12 Sep 2017

PT Sarana Multi Infrastruktur (Persero) in Indonesia has issued a Request for Expressions of Interest for Consulting Services – Selection of Individual Consultants for the Geothermal Energy Upstream Development Project funded by the World Bank.

PT Sarana Multi Infrastruktur (Persero) in Indonesia has issued a Request for Expressions of Interest for Consulting Services – Selection of Individual Consultants for the Geothermal Energy Upstream Development Project, Grant Number TF0A4086

Assignment Title: Individual Consultants to support the Project Management Unit (PMU)

PT Sarana Multi Infrastruktur (Persero) (“the Recipient”) intends to receive a grant fund from Global Environment Facility/GEF (the “Grant”) through the Geothermal Energy Upstream Development Project which are administered by the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) (“the Bank”) and executed by the PT SMI (Persero) (“the Recipient). The Recipient intends to apply part of the proceeds for Individual Consultancy Services under this Project.

PT SMI will establish a project management unit (PMU) based in Jakarta to assist PT SMI in project implementation. The PMU will ensure operational compliance with project manuals and the World Bank polices, as defined in the Grant Agreement, Project Appraisal Document, Project Implementation Manual (PIM), and applicable government policies. The PMU will also be responsible for ensuring effective inter-ministerial coordination between Ministry of Finance (MoF) and Ministry of Energy & Mineral Resources (MEMR), Local Government, as well as providing technical and coordination support to the Joint Committee during project implementation. The PMU will also be responsible to manage and supervise the Exploration Site Team which will be established and based in specific projects location.

The PMU will be led by Head of PMU, supported by a Project Manager with two Deputies for Operational and Planning/Administration. The PMU will include a team of specialized staff responsible for project management, procurement and contract management, financial management, project control, environmental safeguards and social safeguards.

In view of the above, PT SMI now invites eligible individuals (‘Consultants’) to indicate their interest in providing the Services. Interested Consultants should provide information (curriculum vitae and references in English language only) demonstrating that they have required qualifications and relevant experience to perform the Services, namely:

  1. Exploration Project Manager (12 MM)
  2. Financial Management Specialist (12 MM)
  3. Procurement Specialist (12 MM)
  4. Environmental Specialist (12 MM)
  5. Social Specialist (12 MM)

The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to paragraph 1.9 of the World Bank’s Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants by World Bank Borrowers dated January 2011, Revised July 2014 (“Consultant Guidelines”), setting forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest. In addition, please refer to the following specific information on conflict of interest related to this assignment as per paragraph 1.9 of Consultant Guidelines:

World Bank policy requires that consultants provide professional, objective, and impartial advice and at all times hold the client’s interests paramount, without any consideration for future work, and strictly avoid conflicts with other assignments or their own corporate interests. Consultants shall not be hired for any assignment that would be in conflict with their prior or current obligations to other clients, or that may place them in a position of not being able to carry out the assignment in the best interest of the Recipient.

A consultant will be selected in accordance with Section V. Selection of Individual consultants set out in the Consultant Guidelines.

Further information can be obtained at the address below during office hours from 08.30 – 17.30h local time.

Expressions of interest must be delivered in a written form to the address below (in person, or by mail, or by fax, or by e-mail) by Monday September 11, 2017 before 16.00 hrs local time.  –> THINKGEOENERGY was informed that the deadline has been extended.

Attn: Pradana Murti (Head of Procurement Committee)
Gedung Sahid Sudirman Center, Lt.47 (mailing room),
Jl. Jend. Sudirman No. 86 Jakarta 10220, Indonesia
Tel: +62 (21) 8082 5288 ext. 5091 or 5092
Fax: +62 (21) 8082 5258

The detailed Terms of Reference (ToR) for the above referenced consulting services are:

  1. TOR Geothermal Exploration Program Manager – PMU (GEUDP)
  2. TOR Financial Management Specialist – PMU (GEUDP)
  3. TOR Procurement Specialist – PMU (GEUDP)
  4. TOR Environmental Specialist – PMU (GEUDP)
  5. TOR Social Specialist – PMU (GEUDP)

Source: PT SMI