The Development Finance Corporation (DFC) invites suitably qualified consulting firms or individuals to submit proposals to develop an Information Technology (IT) Strategy Plan and prepare an IT Policies and Procedures Manual for the Corporation.
Summary – Project Objective and Scope of Works
The main objective of the project is to develop and operationalize an IT Strategy Plan that will strengthen the DFC by enhancing its IT capabilities and contribute to the fulfilment of its mandate and realization of its strategic goals. The Scope of Work involves:
- To review all aspects of the Corporation’s Strategic Goals and in particular, the IT strategic objectives and the IT Function, and make recommendations to address gaps between its current state and applicable best practices to create an effective, efficient and high-performing IT function.
- Development of an IT Strategy Plan (and framework for implementation) that aligns with and supports the DFC’s Strategic Development Plan and corresponding Business Plans.
- Development of an IT Policies and Procedures Manual to guide the implementation of the new IT Strategy Plan and which includes a framework for professional operating standards and performance.
The consultancy period may be up to a period of six (6) calendar months from the execution date of the engagement contract. However, consultancy days should not exceed a total of 60 working days. Details of the Scope of Work, consultant requirements, submission and evaluation of proposals, and other pertinent information, are included in the full Terms of Reference which can be downloaded and found below.
Submission of Proposals
Completed proposals are to be submitted by 5:00 p.m. local time, Friday, November 25, 2022.