IT Advisor (Local) for the Department of Education

22 May 2014

  • Full Time Two (2) years contract
  • Manila, Philippines

Coffey International Development, as the Service Provider of PFMP, is seeking for Expressions of Interest (EOI) from individual consultants to work with the Department of Education (DepEd) as IT Advisor. The consultant will report to the PFMP Team Leader or his designate and work with the GIFMIS Implementation Advisor. The Consultant will:

  • Provide ICT technical assistance to the Consulting Team necessary to support the Department in the GIFMIS implementation, including extraction and uploading of data from existing sytems during analysis; reconciliation and take-on data
  • Provide for support for analysis tools, collation of required management information and survey data
  • Coordinate the technical aspects of the systems with other ongoing initiatives under the Department's Unified Information System
  • Work with the ICT unit of DepEd to develop first tier technical support, help-desk and troubleshooting facilities for GIFMIS
  • Assist and advise on testing and acceptance of technical infrastructure to ensure appropriate system performance

The ideal candidate for this position should have proven relevant professional experience of ten (10) years or more in implementing and/or managing information systems reforms at a senior level. Previous experience in the development, application and supervision of FMIS will be considerable advantage, particularly in the Philippines public sector. He/she should have an education of at least a University Degree in information systems, public administration or other related field. He/she should have strong analytical, oral, and written communication skills. 

The Consultant is expected to mobilise by July 2014. 

The draft Terms of Reference for this position can be accessed from the Coffey website ( and the PFMP website (, or downloaded here.

Interested applicants are requested to submit their Curriculum Vitae and a two-page EOI addressing the requirement of the TOR. PFMP will accept lodgement of applications by courier, email or online via Coffey's Candidate Management System (CMS). For hardcopy submission, applications must be received at the Manila Office of PFMP at 3rd Floor, JMT Building, ADB Avenue, Ortigas Center, Pasig City 1605, Philippines, to the attention of PFMP Program Manager, marked "Expression of Interest: IT Advisor"; for electronic copy submission, kindly email via This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; for online application, please visit quoting reference number COFF-4317. Acceptance of applications shall not be later than 5.00pm (Manila Time), Friday 30 May 2014. 

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