The St. Vincent Geothermal Company Limited (SVGCL) has received financing from the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) in an amount of USD 9,500,000 towards the cost of the St. Vincent Geothermal Drilling Project and intends to apply a portion of the proceeds of this financing to eligible payments under a contract for which this invitation is issued. Payments by CDB will be made only at the request of SVGCL and upon approval by CDB, and will be subject in all respects to the terms and conditions of the Financing Agreement. The Financing Agreement prohibits withdrawal from the financing account for the purpose of any payment to persons or entities, or for any import of goods, if such payment or import, to the knowledge of CDB, is prohibited by a decision of the United Nations Security Council taken under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations. No party other than the SVGCL shall derive any rights from the Financing Agreement or have any claim to the proceeds of the Financing.
SVGCL, the Executing Agency, now wishes to procure consultancy services of an Accountant for the Geothermal Drilling Project.
The objective of the consultancy is to provide accounting services and to prepare disbursement request documentation for submission to CDB, The Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, and SVGCL Board. The duration of the assignment is expected to be for a period of 16 months.
SVGCL now invites interested eligible individual consultants to submit Expressions of Interest indicating qualifications and experience required to provide these consultancy services.