Effective with the release of this position announcement, Winrock International is recruiting applicants for the position of Trade Facilitation Specialist for an upcoming USAID funded project supporting small and medium enterprises in Vietnam.
Winrock is seeking experts to design and provide technical leadership to activities that will support small and medium size enterprises (SME) in accessing and competing in domestic, regional, and international markets. Through its market-driven interventions the project will spur on and off-farm employment opportunities and incentivize investment in business service provision and market infrastructure. For all positions, preference is given to those with previous private sector experience and advanced degrees. All positions require fluency in English and local and/or regional experience. All positions are contingent upon Winrock International winning the award.
The Trade Facilitation Specialist will coordinate all project's trade facilitation activities with the Vietnamese government and other relevant partner organizations. The specialist will serve as the point of contact with different Ministries and Agencies, and will help manage stakeholder dialogue and buy-in and public-sector engagement.
The specialist will identify and analyze stakeholders and develop plans as needed. The specialist will be responsible for development partnerships between donors, local government organizations, private sector and other relevant partners.
Minimum Experience Required:
Seven (7) years of similar prior work experience
MA in international trade, economics, international development, trade policy or other closely related field
Excellent knowledge of trade facilitation
Fluency in Vietnamese required
Winrock International recommends that you read the following notices provided by the United States Government before applying:
Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law
Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law - Supplement
Your Rights Under the Family and Medical Leave Act
Your Rights Under the Polygraph Protection Act
Your Rights Under the Fair Labor Standards Act
This position is currently accepting applications.