Parliamentary budget oversight expert

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Parliamentary budget oversight expert

November 04th, 2020

WFD is looking to hire subject matter experts (SMEs) to design and deliver a parliamentary budget oversight master class series for Members of the Bangsamoro Parliament. Each master class will be 90-120 in duration (including discussion and Q/A) on the topics given below. WFD will work closely with the successful applicants to identify areas to cover under each topic. SMEs can express interest in designing and delivering sessions on more than one topic. SMEs will work closely with the Senior Parliamentary Advisor, and WFD programme team over the course of the assignment


  1. The Budget Process and the Role of Parliament
  2. Role and Functions of Public Accounts Committees: International Best practices
  3. Understanding the Budget
  4. Relations between Parliament and other Institutions and Organisations
  5. Assessing Impact of Public Spending 
  6. Public and Stakeholder Engagement in the Budget Process
  7. Gender Responsive budgeting
  8. Gender Budget Analysis and Scrutiny by Committees

Read the detailed terms of reference by clicking here.

How to apply:

Please send an updated CV, cover letter explaining your expertise and previous experience of work in the area of parliamentary budget design and scrutiny and a brief proposal outline to The deadline for application submission is Friday, 20 November 2020. If you have any question regarding this call for applications, please send your queries to the above email address.


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