Asian Development Bank Job Circular

Asian Development Bank

This is a Full-time position posted December 4, 2017.

The ADB-Bangladesh Resident Mission (BRM) was established to assist its Headquarters in the implementation of projects and programs, in project processing, country programming, and economic and sector work. It also coordinates ADB’s activities with other resident diplomatic and donor missions, NGOs, academic institutions, local think tanks, private sector and other members of the civil society.

Description of Responsibilities
The Associate Project Analyst is expected to provide administrative and analytical support to the functions of portfolio management and project administration in the Agriculture, Natural Resources and Rural Development (ANR) sector, under the guidance of designated international and national staff.

Reporting Arrangement
Supervisor. Designated International Staff and senior National Staff

Selection Criteria

Specific criteria include

  • Suitability to undertake the responsibilities mentioned above at the required level
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent professional and/or academic qualification in civil engineering in water resource and environment, agriculture engineering or economics, environmental engineering, and related area.
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience in water resource management, environmental management, agriculture, climate change, rural development, or other related work experience; related experience in international agencies will be preferred.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of ADB operational processes and procedures
  • Proven ability to undertake background research and analysis on difficult but well-defined tasks, collect and organize required data and information, apply appropriate computer skills in analyzing and developing the data, and prepare notes, papers and sections of reports
  • Good analytical thinking
  • Ability to establish and maintain productive contacts with appropriate officials of host government, donor agencies and executing agencies
  • Effective report-writing and communication skills in English
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft software packages for performing word processing, spreadsheets, graphics, database applications and other required information technologies
  • Knowledge of contract administration practices, procurement rules and regulations and their applications in the country context
  • Able to provide guidance to other Administrative Staff (AS) staff on assigned area of work
  • Able to liaise and work effectively with government officials within own work location and with colleagues throughout ADB
  • Able to work collaboratively with teams as a constructive team member
  • Ability to work with individuals from different cultural/national backgrounds

The Asian Development Bank’s vision is a region free of poverty Established in 1966 and headquartered in Manila, Philippines, ADB’s multicultural staff come from about 67 members The advertised position is a local staff position with a local remuneration package. It is open only to nationals and residents of Bangladesh. The position is for a 3-year fixed term appointment. ADB offers a competitive salary and benefits package applicable to local staff. While the position advertised is for the Bangladesh Resident Mission (NRM), ADB staff may be required to serve in any location outside the Resident Mission at the discretion of Management.

To apply, visit www.adb.org/careers/170940.

Deadline for applications is on 14 December 2017. We encourage diversity in our workplace and support an inclusive environment.

Vacancy Reference Number: 170940

How to Apply

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