Public Sector Economist at ADB, Manila, Philippines

Deadline: 26 December 2018

Asian Development Bank (ADB) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Public Sector Economist in Manila, Philippines. The duration of this post is 3 years.

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

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Public Sector Economist will perform the following functions-

  • Contribute to the preparation of the CPS and COBP; assist ADB country teams and carry out strategy formulation, operations programming and implementation closely working with small island DMCs in the South Pacific Region.
  • Contribute to the identification and conduct of policy dialogue on key development issues relevant to ADB operations in small island DMCs in consultation with the country team.
  • Help monitor and analyze macroeconomic, social and political developments in the small island DMC economies and support maintaining consistent and accurate statistical databases.
  • Facilitate ETSW as contributions to country specific reports and write-ups such as the Asian Development Outlook, the Annual Report and the Pacific Economic Monitor for these countries.
  • Help produce knowledge products that contribute to better understanding of development challenges in small island DMCs, in particular, public sector reform, as well as providing appropriate policy responses and good practices.

Eligibility Criteria

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Applicants must have-

  • Master’s Degree, or equivalent, in Science, Finance, Economics, Management or other related fields.
  • University Degree or equivalent in economics, finance, or related fields, combined with specialized experience in similar organization/s, may be considered in lieu of a Master’s degree.
  • At least 6 years of relevant and significant professional experience in , processing, and administering loan and TA projects and policy reform programs in different sectors.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English is required.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit ADB.

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