Job at the World Bank office based in Tanzania for an Economist

The Macro Fiscal Management Global Practice is looking for a strong Economist (GF) (Local hire) to work with the Macro Fiscal Global Practice team based in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania. The Macroeconomic and Fiscal Management (MFM) team in Dar Es Salaam provides economic analysis on a range of macroeconomic and fiscal management issues. The team supports bank management with regular economic monitoring and macroeconomic modeling/forecasting. The team further maintains local databases for economic and social statistics for use by Bank staff based in Tanzania and Washington D.C. Additionally, the MFM team also works closely with the Country Management Unit on a range of fiscal issues through Analytical products (AAA), lending operations and client advisory work.

The successful candidate will join the MFM team in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania and will report to the Practice Manager, MFM (GMF07). In the day to day work will contribute mostly to the Tanzania MFM team but may also take part in various teams led by different Task Team Leaders as agreed in periodic work program discussions.

Note: If the selected candidate is a current Bank Group staff member with a Regular or Open-Ended appointment, s/he will retain his/her Regular or Open-Ended appointment. All others will be offered a 3 year term appointment.

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Application deadline: July 6, 2017