Creative Associates International

Experts (Economic Growth)

Creative Associates International

Job Description

  Creative is preparing for USAID's Africa Trade and Investment Program (ATIP). The purpose of USAID's ATIP is to mobilize enterprise-driven solutions that will help bolster Africa's growing markets while expanding U.S.-Africa trade and investment relationships. The program will advance the U.S. Government initiative Prosper Africa and its goals to boost trade, increase investment, and support business-friendly policy reforms. The activity will support trade and investment that drives development outcomes in all sectors through increasing trade and investment opportunities and the enabling environment. The program will complement U.S. Government's trade and investment tools through customized services – from business consulting and transaction facilitation to targeted policy interventions. Through a continent-wide approach and with satellite offices supporting North and sub-Saharan Africa, the program will provide well-coordinated services aligned with private sector needs. Responsibilities Job Description: Creative seeks qualified technical and subject matter experts in the following areas to provide short and long-term Technical Assistance. Interested candidates should send their CV as soon as possible with a reference to the position/area of interest in the application.**Qualifications** Required Skills and Qualifications:
  • Masters or Bachelor's degree in relevant field mentioned above from an accredited university related field, advanced degree is preferred;

  • At least five (5) years of experience working in the technical fields listed above in Africa;

  • Experience working with donor-funded programming, experience working with USAID programming is highly preferred;

  • Strong communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills; and

  • Fluency in English is required.

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