Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)

Senior Officer (External Economic Relations Division)

Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)

Job Description

Duties and Responsibilities: Reporting to the Assistant Director/Head of External Economic Relations Division, the Senior Officer shall be responsible to: 1. Service and provide technical support the meetings related to ASEAN+1 FTAs with nonASEAN partners:  Prepare agenda and/or report of the meeting for adoption.  Develop and present analysis on thematic isssues as well as policy papers as the basis for deliberations.  Act as a resource person of meetings.  Propose support in enhancing economic relations and oversee the implementation and monitoing of the ASEAN’s Plus One FTAs, follow-ups of SEOM-DPs Consultations, AEM-DPS Consultation, Summit Meetings with DPs (economic areas). 2. Coordinate activities and provide required support for the implementation of programmes and projects funded by Diaologue Partners in the area of:  Initiate and develop project proposals for consideration by Member States and/or relevant Dialogue partners.  Coordinate implementation of approved projects/programmes.  Liaise with experts and/or consultants to ensure that the output of the project/activities faciliatet the achievement of its objectives.  Evaluate impact of projects/programmes and address implementation issues as they arise. 3. Servicing and providing technical support to relevant bodies in the ASEAN Economic Community:  Prepare agenda and/or report of the meeting for adoption.  Prepare and present analysis on thematic issues as well as policy papers.  Provide support as a resource person for the related meeting. 4. Disseminate information as required:  Speak at seminars, workshops and training courses as required.  Respond to enquiries from researchers/private sectors/public sectors.  Prepare first draft of press releases as necessary. Please click "Apply Now" button to view job description and further application details.
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