Tetra Tech Economic Policy Advisor Jobs 2021 – Zambia Jobs

Tetra Tech Economic Policy Advisor Jobs 2021 – Zambia Jobs. Tetra Tech Zambia programme looking for “Economic Policy Advisor“. Applicants with a Master’s Degree or equivalent in political science may apply on or before 30 Jun 2021.

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Tetra Tech Economic Policy Advisor Jobs 2021

The Tetra Tech has published a job vacancy announcement on 12 May 2021 for qualified Zambia’s to fill in the vacant post of Economic Policy Advisor to be based in Lusaka, Zambia.

Recruiter Tetra Tech International Development (Tetra Tech)
Position Gender and Economic Policy Advisor
Location Lusaka, Zambia
Country Zambia
Total Vacant Post 01
Qualification Master’s Degree or equivalent in political science
Experience Required Eight years of professional experience
Application Deadline 30 Jun 2021

Tetra Tech Job Vacancy 2021

Job Purpose: The activity aims to support design and implementation of policy and regulatory reforms that will increase investment and trade in the rural economy, focusing on agriculture, eco-tourism, energy, and natural resource management sectors. The Gender and Economic Policy Advisor will develop and lead strategies to reduce gender-based barriers to economic development, strengthen women’s participation in the rural economy, and catalyze greater gender equality in access to technology, resources, services, and finance and investment primarily through improved policy making and regulatory process. The Gender and Economic Policy Advisor is a full-time, long-term position that will be based in Lusaka, Zambia.

Responsibilities:

  • Promote greater representation of women in advocacy of private sector and civil society interests and engage women in influencing economic policy and regulatory processes.
  • Strengthen informed decision-making within the Zambian Government regarding policy formulation and implementation by building and strengthening its linkages with women in civil society and private sector.
  • Collaborate with Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning Advisor to identify sources of qualitative and quantitative data to measure the activity’s progress achieving greater gender equality and to inform private sector and civil society advocacy and government decision-making.
  • Design and deliver training programs and capacity building initiatives for government, civil society, and private sector to orient behavior and critical analyses towards greater gender equality.
  • Lead assessment teams to conduct critical research into issues affecting women’s economic participation and outcomes of policies and regulations for women.
  • Liaise with counterparts (e.g. gender advisors) in other development programs in Zambia and elsewhere to share learning and best practices and represent the Zambia BEP at local, regional, and international fora to present Zambia BEP approaches and outcomes.
  • Provide technical oversight and mentorship to 3-5 staff.

Qualification:

  • Essential: Master’s Degree or equivalent in political science, economics, finance, business administration, agriculture, environmental sciences, communications, or law. (Bachelor’s in the same with additional professional experience may be considered).
  • Desirable: Previous experience delivering training and capacity building and leading assessments and research activities.

Experience:

  • Eight years of professional experience in donor-funded international development programs, private sector, civil society, academia, and/or government

Other Details

  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Hire Type(s): In-Country Applicant
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Practice area(s): Agriculture and Food Security
  • Duration: Contract Employee
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Language: Fluency in English required; fluency in Bemba and other languages preferred
  • Application Process: Online or Postal

How to Apply Tetra Tech Economic Policy Advisor Jobs 2021

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The Closing Date: 30 Jun 2021

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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