Economist

The World Bank, Ankara, Turkey

Skill Required:, Monitoring and EvaluationResearch and Analysis
Preferred Experience: 
3 to 10 Years
Closing Date for Applications: 
6th June, 2016


Job Description

Duties and Accountabilities:

  • Carry out monitoring of the economy, help maintain databases, prepare short analytical notes.
  • Participate in the policy dialogue with the authorities, including through but not limited to development policy lending.
  • Contribute and at times lead analytical products to underpin the policy dialogue on macroeconomic and structural reforms, including quarterly macroeconomic updates.
  • Work with the IMF on economic issues.
  • Participate actively in the MFM Global Practice including by providing support to programs in different countries.
  • Be active in at least one thematic area under the MFM Global Practice.

Selection Criteria:

  • In addition to the Bank-wide criteria listed below, the successful candidate for this position should have demonstrated superior technical skills, a capacity to operate successfully across sectors and with other development partners, and first-rate interpersonal skills.
  • The incumbent must be able to interact effectively with members of the government, officials of donor governments, and with Bank management.
  • Fluency in the Turkish language is required.  

Bank-wide selection criteria include:

  • A Master’s degree in economics, with at least five years of experience.  Strong technical and excellent writing skills.
  • Proven sense of initiative, results orientation, and leadership qualities, as well as effective teamwork skills.
  • Strong communication skills, including the ability to speak persuasively and to present ideas clearly and concisely with senior policy officials.  
  • Strong integrative capacities; i.e., ability to situate IBRD activities within a coherent strategic framework.
  • The World Bank Group is committed to achieving diversity in terms of gender, nationality, culture and educational background.  
  • Individuals with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply.  
  • All applications will be treated in the strictest confidentiality.

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