Economic Advisor

Job Information

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    Category West Africa Jobs
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    Posted On Jun 17 ,2020
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    Qualifications Bachelor's Degree
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    Employer Name The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)
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Job Description

  • Assist the Representative and represent him, as the need arises
  • Participate in the coordination of activities of the Office and in daily administration
  • Design and put in place strategies for enhancing cooperation and mechanisms for effective coordination with cooperation stakeholders
  • Contribute to the meetings of the Group of Ambassadors of West Africa, by providing technical support for the formulation and consideration of the region’s interests and positions in the partnerships
  • Monitor the implementation of the different EU financial commitments and instruments for West Africa including the monitoring of intra-ACP cooperation, institutional relations with the ACP Group
  • Establish functional relations with Member States’ representations in Brussels, as well as stakeholders of the EU Commission and the ACP Secretariat
  • Ensure functional relations and channels of information exchange between the Representation and the Commission’s technical departments
  • Organise and implement, under the authority of the Representative, any activity aimed at promoting ECOWAS’s visibility in Brussels
  • Contribute to the production of analysis and summary documents regarding issues under his/her purview
  • Contribute to the preparation and organisation of the Commission’s working visits to Brussels
  • Any other task that may be assigned by the Representative.