13 hours
2017-12-102018-01-09

Trade Regulatory and Support Team Lead

Aecom
Kabul
  • Job Code
    23339-1158314
Company AECOM

Job Title: Trade Regulatory and Support Team Lead

JobID: 23339-1158314

Location: Kabul, AFG

Description: **Business Line** Government

**Position Title** Trade Regulatory and Support Team Lead

Afghanistan - Kabul

Kabul

**Job Summary**

AECOM seeks a Trade Regulatory and Support Team Lead for the anticipated five-year, $50 million, USAID Afghanistan Trade and Revenue Initiative (ATARI) project. ATARI aims to build the capacity of the Afghanistan government to adequately implement a liberal policy framework for trade and investment in accordance with international standards, enhance its integration in the regional and world economy through the promotion of trade and transit agreements, improve economic corridor governance, and strengthen the private sector. Trade Regulatory and Support Team Lead will support the implementation of regulations, and the strengthening of associated institutions, in line with Codex Alimentarius.

Responsibilities include:

+ Provide technical assistance and training to help GIRoA and associated groups comply with international standards such as WTO Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures, Codex Alimentarius, and standards issued by the International Organization for Standardization.

+ Provide technical assistance and training to the Afghan National Standards Authority and private sector entities in increasing the access and availability of International Standards Organization certification and other standardization certifications.

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Master’s degree in business administration, export development, trade facilitation, or related field

+ Minimum 10 years of progressively responsible experience in international trade/economic development, preferably in export promotion or trade facilitation, with strong experience with WTO Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures, Codex Alimentarius, and standards issued by the International Organization for standardization in a post-accession implementation environment.

+ Strong experience providing support to governments and private sector entities in increasing the access and availability of International Standards Organization certification and other standardization certifications.

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Experience in Afghanistan

**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

_NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES:_

_Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM._

**_Job Category_** _International Development_

**_Country_** _Afghanistan_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _159864BR_



Categories

  • Other / Not Specified
  • Healthcare
  • Hospitality
  • Real Estate
  • Retail / Wholesale

Share this job:

Trade Regulatory and Support Team Lead

Aecom
Kabul

Share this job

Trade Regulatory and Support Team Lead

Aecom
Kabul
AFG

Separate email addresses with commas

Enter valid email address for sender.

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast