Tender no. 83439318 for procurement of services to support “EU4Business: Fostering the common regional market through quality infrastructure and e-commerce

The German Development Cooperation through GIZ is looking for an individual consultant to contribute in assessment related to the output “Enhance capacities of quality infrastructure institutions through regional cooperation”.


The provider is expected to collect information on the: (i) Private sector needs for enhanced QI and harmonization of standards in the construction product sector), (ii) Status of the applicable legislation in each of the CEFTA parties for the purpose of identification of legal gaps between the legislation of the CEFTA Parties and the EU Acquis for construction products, (iii) Readiness of QI institutions (metrology, standardization, accreditation, market surveillance) and availability and competence of Conformity Assessment Bodies (testing, calibration, inspection, and certification) for construction products.

The assignment will be conducted in accordance with the Terms of Reference (ToR).


For the Terms of Reference (ToR) and eventual questions, please address a message to the              e-mail: tenders-giz-moldova@giz.de, indicating the tender number in the message title, not later than May 31, 2023, 15:00 Chisinau local time.

The short-term expert shall meet the following criteria and qualifications:

  • University qualification in engineering, technical field, economics, law, or equivalent.
  • 10 years’ experience with industrial sectors, conformity assessment, industry or sectorial associations.
  • 5 years of experience in implementation of EU technical regulations related from the NLF (industry sectors covered by LVD, EMC, MD and/or CPR).
  • Desirable knowledge in the enforcement department of a domestic administration in charge of industry and trade and conformity assessment.
  • min 1 reference international or national donor projects, preferably with GIZ.
  • Fluency in English language.

Applications shall include: 

  • detailed CV and cover letter, explaining the motivation for the assignment;
  • financial offer, including gross daily rate in local currency and the total amount for up to 30 workdays of assignment, for the period September 2023 – September

All personal data are for the internal use of GIZ; confidentiality guaranteed. 

The successful finalist will be issued a short-term consulting contract.

Applicants shall be residents of the Republic of Moldova, holding the Moldovan citizenship for a period of at least 6 months at the date of application. 

Applications shall be submitted via email to tenders-giz-moldova@giz.de showing the tender number 83439318 and subject on it, not later than June 05 2023, time 15:00.

Please note that applications received after the deadline, as well as incomplete applications will not be considered. Financial offers containing other currency than Moldovan Lei, will not be considered. GIZ retains the discretion to re-advertise or cancel this tender.