CALL FOR CVS – USAID Burma Responsible Investment and Trade Activity (RITA)

  • Mid-level, Full-time staff position
  • Posted on 16 July 2020
  • Yangon, Myanmar
  • Closing on 15 August 2020
  • Current
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Job Description

CALL FOR CVS – USAID Burma Responsible Investment and Trade Activity (RITA)

Introduction

The new USAID Burma Responsible Investment and Trade Activity (RITA) is recruiting for multiple positions. The team is looking for extremely well organized and self-directed individuals with sound technical skills, analytical ability, good judgement, and strong operational focus.

Project Background

The USAID Responsible Investment and Trade Activity aims to promote civilian ownership of the Myanmar economy by increasing the share held by responsible, accountable and transparent firms. RITA will engage international and domestic private sector firms and civil society actors across multiple sectors to facilitate deals and business partnerships, strengthen regional economic integration, and improve business accountability, transparency, and competitiveness. The project will use a facilitative ecosystem-strengthening approach that will increase trade and investment and improve corporate governance practices in Myanmar, supported by a $3.8 million Investment and Technical Assistance Facility that will allow RITA to deploy a flexible, tailored mix of pay-for-results subcontracts, grants, and technical assistance to partner firms. This structure facilitates our private sector engagement strategy, avoids market distortion, and prioritizes sustainability by building local capacity within the business ecosystem.

Open Positions:

  • Finance and Administration Manager
  • Gender and Social Inclusion Specialist
  • Monitoring Evaluation and Learning Manager
  • Communications and Outreach Specialist
  • Grants and Partnerships Officer
  • Investment & Technical Assistance Facility Manager
  • Procurement Officer
  • Accountant
  • Human Resources Officer
  • Information Technology Officer

Application instructions:

Select the position in which you are interested in applying for, fill out the required information and upload CV. Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible as interviews will be conducted soon. Please note, due to the volume of applications that we receive and the urgency to fill-up positions only shortlisted applicants will receive notifications on next steps. Positions are for Myanmar Nationals only.

About the Organization

DAI is an international development company. For 40 years, we have worked on the frontlines of international development, tackling fundamental social and economic development problems caused by inefficient markets, ineffective governance, and instability. Currently, DAI is delivering results that matter in some 80 countries. Our development solutions turn ideas into impact by bringing together fresh combinations of expertise and innovation across multiple disciplines. Our clients include international development agencies, international lending institutions, private corporations and philanthropies, and national governments.

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