Transport Director, Logistics
The Transport Director, Logistics will have the overall responsibility for directing and monitoring TMEA works streams related to developing logistics systems and services with a special emphasis on ports in line with TMEA project documents and the Theory of Change (TOC). S/he will ensure that the work is mainstreamed across all aspects of TMEA’s work and clearly linked to organisational objectives at both the national and regional levels. The ideal candidate will possess an undergraduate degree with at least 12 years of relevant working experience OR a postgraduate degree with at least 10 years of relevant working experience. In addition, s/he will have at least five years of relevant leadership and management experience, and a minimum of 10 years’ demonstrable experience in: (i) policy analysis and administration; (ii) implementing logistics projects aimed at reducing logistics costs and encouraging investment; and (iii) project cycle management in consulting firms or multilaterals providing technical assistance to governments and private organisations.
Transport Director, Northern Cluster Countries & Horn of Africa
The Transport Director, Northern Cluster Countries & Horn of Africa will be responsible for providing strategic and operational support in delivering and managing TMEA’s infrastructure programme and activities in the Northern Cluster Countries & Horn of Africa. S/he will ensure that TMEA’s strategic objective of reduced trade barriers, and associated strategic impacts, outcomes and outputs are achieved, aligning infrastructure and international trade practices and goals to TMEA’s strategies within the designated area of geographical coverage.The ideal candidate will possess an undergraduate degree with at least 12 years of relevant working experience OR a postgraduate degree with at least 10 years of relevant working experience. In addition, s/he will have a minimum of five years’ experience leading the development and delivery of large infrastructure programmes, particularly those related to surface transport, and trade and trade facilitation development programmes to enhance the capacities of developing countries in trade policy development, formulation and implementation trade reforms, regional integration, and support to national governments.