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World Bank
Short Term Consultant
Category: Finance
* Operations
  • Provide direct support to the Representative based in Kingston
  • The Consultant would be supporting the tasks for Jamaica, Suriname and Trinidad and Tobago
  • Portfolio Management— Monitor, analyze, and support the portfolios to ensure quality and compliance with policies;
  • Coordinate the missions in the countries; 
  • Contribute with analytical work to specific operational activities at all stages of the project cycle.
  • Countries Programs — monitor and assist in the preparation of reports and related activities; 
  • Prepare briefing notes; 
  • Review and comment on project documents and analytical studies for consistency with the country strategy.
  • The Consultant may be required to travel occasionally to Suriname and Trinidad & Tobago.
  • Graduate Degree in a relevant field/discipline (Economics, Business Studies, Political Science, Finance, International Relations, or similar field related to development)
  • Minimum of 3 years of relevant experience with development agencies, government, or other comparable institutions; two or more years of experience in a relevant Bank sector/discipline (e.g. public sector management, financial analysis, etc.), or equivalent education/experiences;
  • Good knowledge of portfolio management and business practices;
  • Demonstrate initiative, flexibility, creativity, and willingness to perform a diversity of tasks within a rapidly changing and demanding environment on short deadlines;
  • Outstanding inter-personal skills with proven ability to work cooperatively in a multi-cultural environment with a multidisciplinary team;
  • Excellent written and communications skills, both in oral presentations and in writing sections of papers, briefs, independent reports, etc.;
  • Fluency, spoken and written, in English is essential.
NB: Shortlisted candidates will be required to take an analytical and writing test consisting of: Analysis and presentation of two casestudy documents based on World Bank projects
Deadline: November 28, 2012

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Ad Post Date: 2012-11-21



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