The British Council’s SSA Skills and Enterprise portfolio seeks to work directly with a range of business environment reform and social enterprise development consultants as associates to provide on-the ground and remote technical support in order to meet the portfolio’s objectives, expected deliverables and undertake its work in social enterprise, business environment and investment climate reforms.


Closing date Friday 07 August 2020

Role overview

The SSA Skills and Enterprise portfolio intends to create a framework contract of the competent and qualified business environment reform and social enterprise development consultants as associates for a period of 2 years from the commencement. A maximum of six associates will be selected from the following countries: Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Ethiopia, Nigeria, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania and Serra Leone.

The projected timescales are set as below:

Activity Date/Time
RFP Issued to bidding suppliers 8 July 2020
Deadline for clarification questions (Clarification Deadline) 24 July 2020
British Council to respond to clarification questions 30 July 2020
Deadline for submission of Proposals by potential suppliers (Response Deadline 7 August 2020



How to apply

Instructions to tender (ITT) and bidding procedures are available on the British Council tender portal

Tender Name: SSA_KEN_Associate Consultants to Support the Skills and Enterprise Portfolio in the Sub Saharan Africa

Reference number: BC/01328