April 4, 2011

ASEAN Secretariat

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Secretariat is the nerve centre of ASEAN, a regional inter‐governmental organisation founded in 1967, to promote peace and stability, sustained economic growth, shared prosperity and social progress. It comprises the ten countries of Southeast Asia.
Senior Economic Project Design/Implementation Specialist

    Degree in Economics or other relevant discipline.
    Proven experience in development of work plans, project identification, design and implementation in economics or related disciplines.
    Experience in training and coaching in project management in development fields.
    Demonstrated experience working with government officials with a minimum eight (8) years of relevant high‐level experience in a recognised specialised field.
    A sound understanding of international and regional issues, and knowledge of and commitment to ASEAN ideals.
    Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate staff in a complex work environment.
    High‐level interpersonal, negotiation and communication skills, including experience in cross‐cultural environment and international settings.
    Proven ability to develop and maintain sound working relationships with public and private sector organisations and other stakeholders.
    Commitment to teamwork and collaborative work practices.
    Competency in computer skills with adequate knowledge of Microsoft Office and Outlook where relevant to the position.
    Proven ability for accuracy under pressure and adherence to deadlines.
    Excellent command of English, written and spoken.
    Salary: USD 4,000
    Cosing date: April 15, 2011