World Bank Economist Jobs 2023 – South Africa NGO Jobs

World Bank Economist Jobs 2023 – South Africa NGO Jobs. World Bank South Africa looking for “Economist“. Applicants with a Master’s Degree may apply on or before 26th May 2023.

The World Bank is an international financial institution that provides loans and grants to the governments of low- and middle-income countries for the purpose of pursuing capital projects.[5] It comprises two institutions: the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD), and the International Development Association (IDA). The World Bank is a component of the World Bank Group.

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World Bank Economist Jobs 2023

The World Bank has published a job vacancy announcement on 12th May 2023 for qualified South Africa’s to fill in the vacant post of Economist to be based in Pretoria, South Africa.

RecruiterWorld Bank Group
LocationPretoria, South Africa
CountrySouth Africa
Total Vacant PostN/A
QualificationMaster’s Degree
Experience RequiredMinimum 05 years
Application Deadline26th May 2023

Roles & Responsibilities

The Economist will be responsible for the monitoring and assessment of macroeconomic developments in South Africa and other SACU countries and will also contribute to the preparation and supervision of the MTI’s work program working closely with the Lead Economist covering the region as well as the Country Management Unit for SACU.

Specifically, the Economist will:

  • Monitor developments in the economy, research and analyze the country’s economic, financial and sector issues;
  • Maintain macroeconomic databases and regularly prepare updated medium-term macroeconomic projections. Use/run economic/financial models and toolkits using existing software packages, or Bank’s own models;
  • Participate in the design, preparation and dissemination of analytical economic work and reporting on South Africa and SACU countries, including country economic updates; and coordinate the preparation of the Country Policy and Institutional Assessments (CPIA);
  • Prepare briefs and analytical notes and contribute to the writing of sections in analytical reports;
  • Support the Country Management Unit (CMU) in the implementation of the World Bank’s program in the region.
  • Engage in policy dialogue with governments in coordination with the Lead Economist and country economists;
  • Develop and maintain active engagement with other development partners and local think tanks and researchers.
  • Work across countries as needed as part of the global MTI team.

Selection Criteria

  • Minimum of a Master’s Degree in Economics with at least 5 years of relevant work experience (PhD Preferred).
  • Technical Proficiency: Skills and experience in working on economic policy issues and data analysis. Proven strong conceptual, analytical and evaluative skills in these areas.
  • Communication and Team Skills: High level of personal and professional integrity. Self-starter. Strong ability to function well in a multi- cultural environment, and working in teams.
  • Results-oriented personality with proven problem-solving skills, and strong communication skills.
  • Computer Skills: Proficiency in Excel, and familiarity with econometric software such as E-Views, STATA or other statistical packages is essential.

Other Details

  • Job #: req22672
  • Term Duration: 3 years 0 months
  • Job Schedule: Full time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply World Bank Economist Jobs 2023

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The Closing Date: 26th May 2023

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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