Call for Proposals – External Audit

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Organization: Rainforest Foundation UK
Closing date: 28 Nov 2021

CALL FOR PROPOSALS – Forests for the Future Year 1 Financial Audit

The Rainforest Foundation UK (RFUK) is seeking proposals for an auditor to conduct a financial audit of the first year of a five-year project, which aims to improve livelihoods and land use in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) through Community Forests.

The project is implemented by RFUK together with five civil society organisations based in the DRC, and is funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (Norad), Synchronicity Earth, Turing Foundation and Arcus Foundation.

RFUK is required to provide an annual audit of funds for all expenditure made by RFUK and the five implementing partners in the DRC for project year 30th September 2020 to 30th September 2021, to analyse, evaluate and improve financial management systems.

The audit is expected to be completed in full by January 2022.

Registered Charity No. 1138287 | Registered Company No. 7391285

RFUK supports equal opportunities and makes no discrimination on the grounds of gender, race, age, physical abilities, religious or sexual persuasion.

How to apply:

Please download the full call for proposals for more information about the consultancy.

Expressions of interest should include:

· A technical proposal including detailed timetable;

· A financial proposal (RFUK will cover fees and travel expenses, including visits to partner offices in DRC if required);

· Details of similar audits carried out during the last five years;

· List of staff members assigned to the mission, and detailed CVs.

Proposals should be submitted to, with “External Audit – DRC” and your/your organisation’s name in the reference field of the email.

Closing Date: Sunday 28 November 2021 at midnight (UTC/GMT)