Chief, Macroeconomic Policy and Analysis Section, Bangkok
Organization: ESCAP - Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
City: Bangkok, Thailand
Office: ESCAP Bangkok
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Posting Title: Chief, Macroeconomic Policy and Analysis Section, P5 (Temporary Job Opening)
Job Code Title: CHIEF OF SECTION, ECONOMIC AFFAIRS
Department/ Office: Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
Duty Station: BANGKOK
Posting Period: 22 September 2017-5 October 2017
Job Opening number: 17-ECO-ESCAP-86075-J-BANGKOK (R)
Staffing Exercise ID: N/A
United Nations Core Values: Integrity, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity
Staff members are subject to the authority of the Secretary-General and to assignment by him or her. In this context, all staff are expected to move periodically to new functions in their careers in accordance with established rules and procedures. ESCAP is committed to promoting diversity and gender equality within the Secretariat. Women candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
This is a temporary position available for an initial period of threee months and is open to both internal and external candidates, including staff members on temporary appointments. If selected, an internal candidate will be on temporary assignment to the post; an external candidate will initially be offered a temporary appointment. Any extension of appointment is subject to satisfactory performance and continued availability of the post.
ESCAP is committed to promoting diversity and gender equality within the Secretariat. Women candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
Organizational Setting and Reporting
The mandate of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) is to promote inclusive economic, social and environmental development and support regional cooperation and integration in the Asian and Pacific region. ESCAP’s role as a regional development arm of the United Nations Secretariat is to support its membership, through its analytical, normative and technical cooperation, to respond to the development priorities and changing needs of the Asian and Pacific region.
This position is located in the Macroeconomic Policy and Analysis Section in the Macroeconomic Policy and Financing for Development Division. The incumbent reports directly to the Director of the Division.