Exceptional job opportunity
We are looking for an experienced monitoring and evaluation (M&E) professional to lead and manage the M&E practice.
This is a rare opportunity to work with an innovative public-private partnership. The Alliance’s platform leverages contributions from the private sector and works in partnership with government to tackle customs delays and red-tape at borders. Its results are measured by commercial metrics and are in line with the World Trade Organization’s Trade Facilitation Agreement.
The Alliance is currently implementing the following projects:
- In Vietnam, a modern system of conditional release of goods using customs bonds
- In Colombia, a risk-management system for inspection, surveillance and control (IVC) for all imports of food, medicine and medical equipment
- In Colombia, an advanced rulings regime through the establishment of the Center for Trade Facilitation and Good Practices, which harmonizes and centralizes decisions concerning classification, valuation and rules of origin
- In Ghana and Kenya, a risk-based pre-arrival processing to expedite the clearance of goods
- In Sri Lanka, the Alliance is finalizing a proposal to develop a trade facilitation framework for a multi-country consolidation hub
The Alliance is also considering and planning projects in countries including Argentina, Brazil, Dominican Republic, Malawi, Morocco and Zambia. Further countries and project opportunities will be identified in 2018.
The position will be based at the Geneva headquarters of the World Economic Forum.
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About the Organization
The World Economic Forum, committed to improving the state of the world, is the International Organization for Public-Private Cooperation. The Forum engages the foremost political, business and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas.
The Global Alliance for Trade Facilitation (the Alliance) – jointly led by the Forum, the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE), and the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), in cooperation with Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) as an implementing partner, works with the public and private sectors to identify bottlenecks in the supply chain in developing countries and emerging economies, and implements targeted, clear-cut and measurable solutions.