Economics Officer at ADB, Astana, Kazakhstan

Deadline: 23 April 2018

Asian Development Bank (ADB) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Economics Officer in Astana, Kazakhstan. The duration of this post is 3 years.

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

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Economics Officer will perform the following functions-

  • Assist in monitoring, analyzing and reporting on macroeconomic and financial sector developments on a regular basis, including maintenance of a comprehensive database
  • Support the Resident Mission’s (RM) economic, thematic, and sector work
  • Support regular monitoring of country performance under ADB’s Performance Based Allocation Policy
  • Support the RM in coordination with other development partners in the areas of macroeconomic management, financial sector operations, and private sector development
  • Participate in and organizes seminars and workshops as required to disseminate findings of relevant TAs and economic sector work supported by ADB
  • Maintain contacts with government offices, private sector organizations, academic/research institutions, international agencies and other entities to obtain operationally relevant publications and data.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have-

  • Bachelor’s degree in economics and in finance or relevant fields, preferably with advanced training.
  • Minimum 8 years of relevant professional experience.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English is required.
  • Experience in applied economic theory/quantitative methods and policy work.
  • Experience in financial sector and private sector finance would be an advantage.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit ADB.