ITC Consulting’s main clients are donors, government institutions (ministries and economic development agencies at national and decentralised levels), private sector organisations (chambers and business associations), business service providers, private sector, research institutions and non-governmental organisations.
ITC Consulting is currently seeking trade and private sector experts to provide short-term expertise on a global basis.
DurationOnly short-term missions
Education LevelMaster's degree or equivalent
Interested candidates should have strong verbal and written communication skills and fluency in English, French, Spanish or Portuguese.
Postgraduate university degree in Economics or Trade, Social Sciences, Development Studies, or Organizational Development or a similar discipline (if the Expert does not possess a postgraduate university degree, s/he must have at least 3 years of demonstrated equivalent professional experience).
The expert should be computer literate and have good interpersonal skills and a demonstrated capacity to work with different stakeholders.
In addition to the technical areas of Trade & Private sector, tasks can cover project management, preparation, evaluation of grant proposals, evaluation and monitoring as well as horizontal issues such as, macroeconomics, legislative approximation, law enforcement, training, research, etc.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Strong analytical and conceptual skills.
The expert must have at least one of the following qualifications:
Practical experience in business development services and a deep understanding of business ecosystems
Capacity to improve private sector development and business support and a good understanding of related policy formulation and implementation issues
Strong understanding of economic institutions and regulatory frameworks and their role in creating an enabling business environment
Significant exposure to private sector development issues in a developing country and knowledge of the institutional and policy context.
In-depth knowledge of private sector development and policies to promote the creation of an enabling environment for private sector development acquired in national, public or private, international or regional agencies or structures will be an asset.
Proven experience with multilateral institutions (AfdB, European Union, UN, World Bank, etc..) and/or bilateral development agencies such as AFD, GIZ or other donor-funded projects is a strong asset.