Consultance technique : Évaluation de la situation pour l’audit de la répartition au Sri Lanka.







Chemonics seeks a Technical Consultant, Situation Assessment for Dispatch Auditing for USAID Sri Lanka Energy Program in Sri Lanka. The project aim in order to enable Sri Lanka achieving its targets on clean, secure and market driven power sector by overcoming the existing challenges in the sector, the USAID Sri Lanka Energy Program is envisaging a list of tasks, studies, and pilot projects to achieve the following specific objectives, Improve the cost-reflectivity of electricity tariffs, Increase the deployment of renewable energy, Improve demand-side management, Deploy advanced technologies. We are looking for individuals who have a passion for making a difference in the lives of people around the world.

Responsibilities include:

  • Review the following documents and summarize the outputs/ conclusions of each document
    • Dispatch Audit Guidelines
    • Dispatch Audit Report 2017
    • Final Report on Development of Merit Order Dispatch Procedures
  • Carryout discussions with CEB & PUCSL and visit SCC to assess the present status of the Dispatch Procedures developed under 1.c above, including but not limited to
    • How long has each procedure being adopted and relevant documents maintained?
    • Whether the existing level of documentation is sufficient to carry out the dispatch audit
    • If any procedure developed under 1. c is not adopted, the reasons for the same, proposed revisions
    • Identify any other documents/ information that are essential for a dispatch audit, but currently unavailable with SCC
  • Review the two most recent Self-Assessment Reports and the details of Operating Procedures submitted by CEB to PUCSL and identify areas of concerns for follow up. (Table 10 of 1.c above)
  • Asses the compliance with previous audits and provide recommendations for improvements (Table 10 of 1.c above)
  • Develop Terms of Reference (TOR) to procure the services from a suitable company to carry out a detailed dispatch audit


  • Degree in Electrical Engineering or a related discipline with at least 15 years’ post experience.
  • Prior experience in electricity sector in Sri Lanka or in any other country of similar context
  • Experience in carrying our studies/research related to electricity dispatch/ system control operations

Application instructions:

Please send an email with your CV and cover letter attached and “Situation Assessment for Dispatch Auditing in Sri Lanka” in the subject line to [email protected] by June 15th, 2023. No telephone inquiries please. Chemonics will contact finalists.

Chemonics is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in its selection and employment practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, or other non-merit factors.