Cardno Emerging Markets supports the implementation of the Governance for Development (GfD) Program on behalf of the Australian Government. The GfD program assists the Government of Timor-Leste to implement its Strategic Development Plan by working with central agencies and ministries to improve systems that are most important to economic management and service delivery.

Cardno Emerging Markets is seeking an energetic and enthusiastic Senior Economic Officer to support the Governance and Economics team in the Australian embassy in Dili.

This is a Locally Engaged position and it will be based in Dili.  The successful candidate will work as part of a team of highly skilled professionals.

The contract duration will be 12 months with the possibility of extension. The salary range that will be offered will be between US$ 2900-US$3500 per month.

Applicants are requested to read the Terms of Reference, review the Selection Criteria and follow the instructions on how to apply.

For further information about the position, please click on the link:

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Applications close on 5 October 2014, 23:55 Dili time.