Accounting and Auditing / Accounting System Design / Financial

Oxfam International in Ethiopia Is Seeking for Competent and Reliable Consultants To Conduct Consulting Services for International Public Sector Accounting Service (IPSAS)


Oxfam GB

Invitation to Open Tender To support with the adoption of International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSAS)

Tender No. RFQ-ETADD-20-0159

Oxfam GB is a UK based International Humanitarian and Development Organization working in Ethiopia since the 1960s. Oxfam GB is looking for capable and reliable service provider service in Addis Ababa OXFAM GB Thus, Oxfam GB is issuing this Invitation to Tender to invite all legitimate service providers with relevant experience to take part in this tender.

As per the Proclamation 847/2014 and guidelines and roadmap of the Accounting and Auditing Board of Ethiopia (AABE), Oxfam would like to convert its financial reporting and Financial management procedures into International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSAS) by revising and updating of the existing Financial Systems. Hence, Oxfam International in Ethiopia is seeking competent and reliable consultants to conduct Consulting services for International Public Sector Accounting Service (IPSAS)

Interested service providers are invited to collect the tender documents from Oxfam GB, Ethiopia Programme Addis Office, which is located in the address below.

Suppliers are required to carefully read through the tender documents, make a note of the planned time table below, and return their responses by the close of business

Friday, not later than 4.00 p.m. August 21, 2020, late bid offers will not be considered.

Oxfam GB Addis Ababa Office:

Oxfam GB

P. O. Box 2333, Kifle Ketema Bole, Kebele 08/09, House No. 1419

In front of Imperial Hotel/Adjacent to Hill Belt Restaurant

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Tel: +251-(0)-116-174155

Planned Timetable

Issue RFQ and tender dossier

August 10, 2020

Deadline for reply

August 21,2020 (4:30PM)

Bid Opening

August 25, 2020

Evaluation of RFQ

August 26, 2020

Award of Contracts

September 01, 2020

This invitation to tender has been issued for the sole purpose of obtaining offers for the audit service against the ToR contained within the tender document. Oxfam GB reserves the right not to enter into or award a contract as a result of this invitation to tender. Oxfam GB also reserves the right to terminate any contract issued as a result of this ITT as set out in the contract terms and conditions. Successful tenders will be expected to enter into a formal contract with Oxfam GB, which will be supported by a Service Level Agreement.

  • Oxfam GB reserves the right to alter the dates of the timetable.
  • Oxfam GB does not bind itself to accept the lowest or any tender.
  • Oxfam GB is in no way responsible for the cost of preparation of the tender response.

Please note that external packaging or envelopes must be WAX SEALED; and MUST NOT bear the name, or any markings, which may identify the bidding company or organization.

The onus is on the supplier to ensure that their offer is complete and meets Oxfam GB’s requirements. Failure to comply may lead to the

offer being rejected without any reason being given. Please, therefore,

ensure that you read the tender document carefully and answer fully all questions asked.

Once this Invitation to Tender is announced on the local/national media, Oxfam GB will not be obliged to make any further announcements or communications using the same channel. Oxfam  GB will only contact those bidders who have officially collected the tender documents from Oxfam GB’s Office. Hence, the onus is on the bidder to ensure that they have provided a legitimate and valid contact person and address of their organization at the time of collecting the tender documents.