Bachelor's Degree   Kabul, Afghanistan Full Time 1842
Date Posted:Jun 10, 2017
Closing Date:Jul 8, 2017
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:3
Functional Area:Economic Growth
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:5 Years
Contract Duration:Open Ended
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Long-term
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:96,90,66

About Chief Advisor to The President On Agriculture and Development:


Job Summary:

The economist will conduct economic research related to growth, fiscal, monetary or balance of payment position. They should be prepared to provide recommendations to address economic problems related to monetary and fiscal policy. They will need to collect ad process economic and statistical data using sampling techniques and econometric methods.

We are looking for high-energy individuals who take a great deal of initiative and work with little direction. In return, analysts will be given great deal of responsibility and will learn new ideas and skill.

Skills Required:

Not available

Provinces to travel:

Skills Description:

- Experience 5 years
- Minimum of three years experience in related filed
- Knowledgeable and has experience in data collection, data analysis and research
- At least 3 years’ experience working in the field of international development, research at a professional level (required)
- Knowledgeable and has experience in data collection, data analysis and research
- Able to write memo, presentation and proposal related area
- Works well both independently with minimal management direction and with team
- Have analytical skills and possess creative and intuitive problem-solving ability
- Have possess outstanding writing and editing skills in English and Pashto/Dari

Duties & Responsibilities:

Conducts macroeconomist analyst of Afghanistan; performs time series and cross-sectional data analyst; Providing economic advice and recommendations
Develops economic models and analytical methods and tools, including spreadsheet analysis
Conducts primary research, data collections and analysis and literature reviews
Prepares databases and data sets and carry out analysis of the same
Delivers results within tight deadlines and in response to specific client requests
Undertaking relevant research and writing report on macro-economic sections
Designing data acquisition trial to analyzing economic trends
Applying statistical methodology to complex data
Uses Statistical to make forecasts
Presenting information in a variety of formats

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul


- Bachelors degree in Economics, Statistics or Econometrics
- Master degree candidates preferred
- Fluent English language required & high familiarity with national languages

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