Policy Economist

Vacancy Number:MoF/DMP/01
Title: Policy Economist
Duration:1 year with possibility of extension.
Exp.: 2018-07-18-(7 Months Ago)
Jobs no:1
Salary:As per NTA Salary Scale


Organization: Ministry of Finance | About Ministry of Finance
City: Kabul
Country: AF


Education:post-graduate degree or bachelor
Work Experience:3-5 Years

Minimum Qualification Requirements:

The consultant will have a post-graduate degree in economics or in relevant related discipline with 3 years of experience or a bachelors degree with preferably a minimum of 5 years of professional experience in applying development and sector policy public investment planning and programming in Afghanistan.

Duties & Responsibilities

The Office of the Deputy Minister for Policy of the Ministry of Finance is seeking to recruit an economist with an interest in economic analysis and costing of new policies.

Scope of Work Tasks and Outputs:

The consultant will undertake the following tasks:

Provide support to MOF (Policy Department) in developing revising and implementing relevant key policies and strategies as outlined in the ANPDF;

Evaluate the National Priority Programs’ Concept Notes and assess the economic impact of the NPPs by apprising the cost and benefit of the Programs;

Provide strategic adviceon the national priority programs (NPPs) consulting with the relevant ministries and assisting MOF and the ministries in the furtherdevelopment and revision of the NPPs based on the ANPDF and ANPDF indicators;

Assist MOF and relevant ministries in preparing and implementing the process for NPP concept notes and provide support to staff with guidance/ training where required to establish and institutionalize quality assurance systems;

Assist MOF and the relevant NPP working groups/ development councils in the appraisal and prioritization of new projects to ANPDF based on an agreed selection criteria;

Assist MOF the relevant ministries in the preliminary costing of the NPPs;

Support the development of NPPs action plans and result framework

Assist in costing of all NPPs by 2019

Undertake other economic policy tasks as requested by the MOF (Policy Department).

Submission Guideline

Interested Afghan nationals should submit their application to comprising an updated CV a one-page cover letter (i.e. cover page CV and supporting educational documents should be in one file and not submitted separately) explaining the candidates interest and suitability for the advertised position.
Please mention the name of the position and vacancy number you are applying for in your emails subject line.
Application received after the deadline will not be considered.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for test/interview and for internal candidates we will prefer.
The vacancy announcement is open only Afghan national(s) applicants

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