JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

Center for Strategic Development

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Program Head - Economic Diversification and Competitiveness

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111457941
Date Posted: 08/01/2017
Date Inactive: 08/09/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Program Head - Economic Diversification and Competitiveness
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Riyadh, Saudi Aarabia, SAUDI ARABIA
JEL Classification: Y -- Miscellaneous Categories
Economic Diversification
Think Tank

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Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Program Head - Economic Diversification and Competitiveness will be responsible for all the research, activities and business plan related to Economic Diversification and will:
•Contribute to developing detailed business plan and defining research priorities in his assigned specialty
•Deliver research projects related to the program in a timely manner within budget and with high quality
•Define scope and develop / submit proposals for research studies for approval
•Identify suitable partners from outside and within partner network
•Conduct research in line with business plan and agreed research priorities, in collaboration with partners
•Define scope of work for specialized firms supporting research activities and manage the day-to-day interaction with them
•Keep up-to-date with latest knowledge within area of expertise
•Maintain, develop and enhance research sources and databases
•Assist Head of Research & Analysis in preparing meetings, presentations and events

Ideal Candidate will have:
•Masters in a relevant field. PHD is a plus
•8+ years of professional research experience preferably in Economic Diversification and Competitiveness
•Experience in a Leadership capacity in a relevant discipline gained preferably within an academic or think tank environment
•English required, Arabic preferred

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Application deadline: 01/31/2018
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