Associate Programs Analyst at ADB, Thimphu, Bhutan

Deadline: 4 October 2018

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Associate Programs Analyst in Thimphu, Bhutan. The duration of this post is 3 years.

The ADB aims for an Asia and Pacific free from poverty.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Associate Programs Analyst will perform the following functions-

  • Assist ADB country programming and economic missions, and develops a database or country operations, including, among others, analysis of sector/subsector allocation and strategic development objectives for ADB loan and technical assistance operations.
  • Participate in in-country sector coordination meetings, takes minutes of meetings and facilitates inter-agency coordination.
  • Collect economic data and other relevant information, and prepares short write-ups or recent economic developments.
  • Analyze social and political developments affecting the ADB’s activities in the country and prepares short write-ups on recent social and political developments.
  • Support implementation of assigned investment projects and Technical Assistance (TAs) by providing administrative support in the recruitment of consultants, organizing tripartite meeting, and preparing relevant correspondence.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have-

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferably in economics, business or public administration and finance or related fields.
  • 5 years of relevant experience in program administration, with some exposure to economic and political assessment work.
  • Good computer skills with sound knowledge of common word-processing, spreadsheets and graphics software used in the Bank including electronic mail system.
  • Proven ability to undertake background research and analysis on difficult but well-defined tasks.
  • Ability to establish and maintain productive contacts with appropriate government officials, donors executing agencies, NGO’s and private sector; good inter-personal skills and communication skills are desirable.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English.
  • Nationality of Bhutan.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit ADB.