Asian Development Bank Vacancy: Social Sector Specialist - Manila, Philippines

Asian Development Bank Vacancy: Social Sector Specialist - Manila, Philippines
Social Sector Specialist
Undertake analytical, thematic and sector work in health, with a focus on public health system or health economics. Identify, develop, process and administer loans, technical assistance (TAs) projects, and non-lending products and services on health. Contribute to the development of policies dealing with the social sectors in Developing Member Countries (DMCs). Work within broad policies and objectives with supervision for unfamiliar or critical tasks.
  • Supervisor: Director, Human and Social Development Division (SAHS)
  • The following staff positions may be supervised by the incumbent: 
    • Administrative Staff 
    • National Staff
  • A University degree in health or economics related field, preferably at post-graduate level or its equivalent.
  • Suitability to undertake the responsibilities mentioned above at the required level
  • At least 6 years of relevant professional experience in the health sector (preferably in public health system or health economics) or other related fields 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English
  • International work experience in development in several countries
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Deadline for applications is on 29 August 2014.
We encourage diversity in our workforce and support an inclusive work environment.
Women are encouraged to apply.
This is a re-advertisement. Previous applicants need not apply. Applications received in response to previous posting will be considered together with applications received in response to this advertisement.
The vision of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) is a region free of poverty. Established in 1966 and based in Manila, Philippines, ADB’s multicultural staff come from about 67 members. ADB offers a competitive salary and benefits package. While the position advertised is for the ADB headquarters, staff must be prepared to serve in any location outside Manila, Philippines at the discretion of Management. Applicants must be nationals of one of ADB's member countries.