Water Supply Expert

Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Home-Based / Remote
Position Type: 
Organization Type: 
International Organization
Experience Level: 
Senior (10+ Years)
Degree Required: 
Bachelor's (Or Equivalent)


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Objective and Purpose of the Assignment


Analyze technical reasons of the cost increase and justification for additional financing as per ADB’s

Scope of Work


Support the team leader in conducting technical due diligence and preparing necessary data and documents
for the proposed financial arrangements.

Detailed Tasks and/or Expected Output


The consultant will undertake the following tasks in Dhaka:
(i) Conduct diagnostic analysis of the technical reasons of package-wise cost increase. The analysis
should include technical necessity of design change in the project including alternative solutions;
(ii) Conduct technical due diligence for the additional financing including the tertiary distribution
network as per ADB’s requirement. This includes technical viability, for example equipment, facility,
and technology to be selected; and their compatibility with local conditions such as DWASA’s
institutional capacity for operation and maintenance;
(iii) Assist the team leader by providing relevant data and documents required for consideration for the
proposed additional financing.

Minimum Qualification Requirements


Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline such as civil engineering; and at least 15 years of
experience in processing and / or implementation of projects in water supply sector. The expert should,
in particular, have excellent understanding of and expertise in water projects financed by multilateral
development banks.