Market Development Senior Technical Officer

Mercy Corps is seeking to hire a Market Development Senior Technical Officer who will be. Responsible for the leadership of the livelihood and business recovery technical components of the Maloa Urban Resilience Initiative program. This program includes goals around improving the climate resilience of the Maloa watershed through landscape and ecosystem management to support environmental, economic, and social development in Dili. The program will work to ensure that the urban Maloa watershed community, local government, and private sector actors have knowledge, skills, capacities, access to resources to develop and implement climate resilience, economic development, and COVID recovery strategies and plans.

Based in Dili, a Bachelor's degree in economics, business management or related field is required. To succeed in this role, you will need excellent communication and problem-solving skills, as well as the ability to work with a variety of stakeholders to get important work done. Specific experience working with livelihood business and private sectors and local government in Timor is a plus.

The complete announcement can be downloaded here!

Full Position Description can be viewed hereApplicants are required to sign HIRING COMPLIANCE DECLARATION and submit together with CV and application letter to Mercy Corps.

Interested applicants should send their CV and cover letter to [email protected] or by hand delivery to HR Department in Palm Business & Trade Centre Surik MasBairro Pite, Dili, Timor Leste.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: January 26, 2021.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Data ikus submissaun: 26/01/2021