UNECA Fostering commodity Jobs 2021 – Zambia Jobs

UNECA Fostering commodity Jobs 2021 – Zambia Jobs. UNECA Zambia programme looking for “Fostering commodity”. Applicants with a An advanced degree in any of the following; economics, industrial economics, international development may apply on or before 1 July 2021.

The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa was established in 1958 by the United Nations Economic and Social Council to encourage economic cooperation among its member states following a recommendation of the United Nations General Assembly. It is one of five regional commissions.

UNECA Fostering commodity Jobs 2021

The UNECA has published a job vacancy announcement on 28 June 2021 for qualified Zambia’s to fill in the vacant post of Fostering commodity to be based in Lusaka, Zambia.

Recruiter United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA)
Position Fostering commodity-based industrialization, manufacturing and regional value-chains
Location Lusaka, Zambia
Country Zambia
Total Vacant Post 21
Qualification An advanced degree in any of the following; economics, industrial economics, international development
Experience Required At least 10 years
Application Deadline 1 July 2021

UNECA Job Vacancy 2021

Job Purpose: The objective of the consultancy is to produce a high-quality, empirical and policy-oriented study report on Building back better from COVID-19 in Southern Africa: Fostering commodity-based industrialization, manufacturing and regional value-chains to constitute the main background document that will inform the deliberations of the ICSOE.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • An empirical analysis of the state of industrialization, manufacturing and regional value-chain development in Southern Africa and a critical assessment of its success and failure factors;
  • The impact of Covid-19 on Southern African industry, the imperative for building back better and the conditions necessary to facilitate “building back better”;
  • An analysis of the lessons that can be learnt from industrialization, manufacturing and industrial-based regional value chain development experiences in Southern Africa over the past twenty years containing case examples of best practices, successes and failures over a wide range of sectors and highlighting policy recommendations;
  • A presentation of successful industrialization, manufacturing and regional value-chain development experiences in other parts of Africa and developing countries, highlighting best practices and lessons to be learnt;
  • An analysis of the short/medium/long-run comparative and competitive advantages and disadvantages of the region to develop industries and regional value-chains, in the context of the SADC Free Trade Area, the African Continental Free Trade Area and global trade agreements including Economic Partnership Agreements;

Qualification:

  • An advanced degree in any of the following; economics, industrial economics, international development, or any of the relevant social science fields;

Experience:

  • At least 10 years’ professional experience in any of the following, industrialization, regional integration, international trade, international development, services, economic development in Southern Africa with extensive knowledge and understanding of the industrial sector and/or natural resources;

Other Details

  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply UNECA Fostering commodity Jobs 2021

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The Closing Date: 1 July 2021

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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