Request For Proposals To Conduct External Quality Assessment Of The Internal Audit Division

The bank invites proposals to, conduct external quality assessment of the internal audit division of the Zambia national commercial bank plc (Zanaco).

A firm will be selected under quality and cost based selection (QCBS) procedures described in this request for proposal (RFP). The RFP includes the following documents:

Section 1 – letter of invitation

Section 2 – information to consultants

Section 3 – technical proposal –standard forms

Section 4 – financial proposal – standard forms

Section 5 – terms of reference and;

Section 6 – standard forms of conduct

Interested bidders may obtain further information  and inspect the request for proposal at the office of the head – procurements, zanaco, head office, cairo road, 4th floor p.o box 33611, Lusaka.

A complete set of bidding documents is available for purchase from the office of the Head – Procurements, Zanaco, Lusaka, Zambia upon payment of a non-refundable fee of ZMW 500.00 each. The payments for the bidding document will be made into the following account during normal banking hours in form of cash deposits:

1 account name tender bids commission
2 account number 302010057
3 branch finance department

The telephone numbers are (260) (01) 222109, 228879 and the telefax number is (260) {01-238879. HOWEVER, ELECTRONIC OFFERS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. The bidding documents can also be accessed on the Zanaco website;

Bids clearly marked, “ZNCB/MTC/027/2014: REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS TO CONDUCT EXTERNAL QUALITY ASSESSMENT OF THE INTERNAL AUDIT DIVISION OF THE ZAMBIA NATIONAL COMMERCIAL BANK PLC” must be deposited in the tender box on the 14th Floor, Zanaco, Head Office, Cairo Road, on or before Wednesday 19th November, 2014 at 15:00 hours local time .

The dosing date for the receipt of bids is Wednesday  19th November, 2014 at 15:00 hours local time and any bid received after the time and date stipulated above will not be accepted. The bids will be opened in the Conference Room on the 14th Floor, Zambia National Commercial Bank, Head Office on the same date soon after dosing in the presence of bidders or their representatives who choose to attend.