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Expression of Interest (EOI)
Operational Efficiency Study for Save the Children Bangladesh Country Office

EOI/SCI/BDCO/FY-19/01                                                                                              Date: September 23, 2019

Considering the future funding opportunities and trend towards which it is moving, SCiBD as an organization is posed with the question are we a future ready organization? Through consultation at different forums, it has become evident to us that we need to become more cost efficient.

Objective of Development

Purpose of this study is to get a clear overview of the drivers which are directly influencing efficiency and cost effectiveness today and for future. This study also needs to lead us by laying down clear methods to apply to be able to become cost effective and drive efficiency. Our expectation is the study will provide us with options to choose from and help us decide as an organization which route to take to attain our short term and longer team goals. It should also define ways to working we need adopt as a team
Objective of the Assignment

This study is expected to help us to assess and recommend ways of how SCI Bangladesh can enhance operational efficiency, mostly in the areas of cost/expenses, structure and ways of working.
This study will help us with answers to the Questions:

  • What should be the right structure? Which functions or resources should be centralized instead of having duplication of resources both in central team and in programs.
  • Cost areas and how to bring about efficiency
  • Specify ways of working

Eligibility for application:

Interested organization must provide documentary evidences to establish that they have:

  • Legal establishment for a minimum of three (03) years (valid trade license/ registered with joint stock company)
  • Have experience to work with Donner/INGO/development Org.
  • Must have experience on study on operational Efficiency within last three years
  • Must Submit min 2 similar experience document
  • Short profile of key personnel to demonstrate capability for this assignment


In addition, the interested organization will provide the other necessary supporting documents (Copy of valid Trade license, Tax certificate, VAT Registration Certificate & other documents as required by eligibility criteria). Organizations will be short listed in accordance with the above eligibility criteria and SCI procurement policy. 


EOI should be dropp ed at the dropping box kept -1 at Save the Children, House No. CWN (A) 35, Road No. 43, Gulshan-2, Dhaka-1212, Bangladesh or through mail: on or before 2:00 PM of October 21, 2019. Please write EOI Reference number and Assignment Name on the top of envelop.

SCI Management reserves the right to accept or reject part/whole of any or all the EOIs without assigning any reason whatsoever.
                                                                                                Senior Manager, Procurement and Supply Chain