KE1: ODA Expert (Cat I)Project title: Study on the future of Development Co-operation

Department: Lot 6: Innovative financing for development
Project Location(s): South Africa
Education: Master's Degree
Compensation: 100 wds

Global objective:

  • To assist National Treasury in forecasting ODA

Specific objective:

  • To gain an understanding of how ODA approaches and instruments have affected South Africa since 2000 and what the future might look like

Expertise required

Qualifications and skills

  • A Master’s Degree academic level preferably in development economics or development finance or social sciences. In the absence of a Master’s Degree, a Bachelor degree with an additional 3 years of experience on top of the minimum of 12 years will be considered.

Specific professional experience

  • Experience in the global debates on development cooperation, financing for development and the changing nature of ODA, and new forms of cooperation (dialogue, blending, etc.);
  • Experience of at least 5 years in donor funded programme implementation in ODA;
  • Experience in public sector procedures, public finance management or performance monitoring and evaluation systems, will be an advantage;
  • Experience in working in South Africa, will be an advantage

Language skills 

  • High level English proficiency