ASSISTANT ECONOMIST

VACANCY CIRCULAR NO. 16 OF 2017
REF NO: OP 7/72/10 XII (38)
ASSISTANT ECONOMIST

SALARY SCALE: C3 (P92, 808-108,732 per annum)
LEAVE: 25 working days per annum

QUALIFICATION:Bachelor’s Degree in Economics

MAIN PURPOSE OF THE JOB: To assist in the implementation and evaluation of Government Programmes and Projects

KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS:

• Continuously assess the viability of different Poverty
Eradication initiatives and advise the principals accordingly.
•Assessment of Poverty Eradication applications.
•Fast-track packaging of beneficiaries.
•Monitor packaged projects and report back on issues that need urgent attention.
•Conduct surveys and collect data on poverty eradication initiatives.
•Prepare monthly reports for District Commissioners’ submission to Headquarters.
•Attend to beneficiary complaints, advise and refer accordingly.
•Assist in the procurement processes.
•Follow-up payment of suppliers.
•Provide administrative work such as preparing for meetings, minutes taking and supporting the office.

Applications should be addressed to:

Permanent Secretary
Ministry for Presidential Affairs, Governance and Public Administration
Private Bag 001, GABORONE

Or hand deliver to Office of the President, Records Management Office 005

Only shortlisted candidates will be responded to.

CLOSING DATE: 22nd September, 2017.

N.B. The successful candidates would be deployed in any of the Thirty five (35) District Offices across the country. Candidates are therefore advised to indicate their area of preference, considering among others accommodation availability. However, placement will be determined by availability of positions.

For any enquiries please contact 3950963 or 3950966.