Lawyer

  Chemonics International Inc
  Afghanistan Unspecified 271
Date Posted:Feb 13, 2010
Reference:TAFA-V # 15
Closing Date:Feb 24, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:3
Gender:Male
Functional Area:Legal
Nationality:International
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:10 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:1 month
Required Languages:

About Chemonics International Inc:

 

Job Summary:

Chemonics International is a Washington DC-based firm seeking candidates for an anticipated USAID-funded Trade and Accession Facilitation for Afghanistan (TAFA) project. The purpose of the project is to generate economic growth, trade, and investment by improving the conditions for international and cross-border trade and transit. It is expected to help the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan (GIRoA) and the private sector to realize the advantages of greater regional and global trade linkages and export-oriented business development through assistance in three categories: 1) trade policy liberalization, 2) trade facilitation, and 3) public outreach on trade-related issues.

Duties & Responsibilities:

1. Knowledge of or experience in trade policy and procedures
2. Experience drafting trade related regulations and legislation
3. Knowledge or experience in policy reform
4. Knowledge or experience in policy negotiations
5. Experience in building local capacity
6. Experience managing donor-sponsored projects is preferred

Job Requirement:

1. At least 7 years of experience
2. Bachelor’s degree (Master’s preferred) in law, economics, or other relevant field
3. Fluency in English
4. Strong computer literacy

Job Location:

Afghanistan
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