Vacancy position

Permanent Mission of Pakistan to the WTO, Geneva intends to hire a TRADE DEVELOPMENT OFFICER

The candidate should:

  • Be a National of Switzerland, however, a Pakistani National residing in Switzerland may apply.
  • Have a minimum of Bachelor's degree in any of the following, but Master’s will be preferred: economics, business administration, finance, international business;
  • Possess at least 3 years of work experience, preferably in trade-related matters or organizations;
  • The candidate must also exhibit knowledge of
    • The technical and economic factors influencing international trade and competitiveness;
    • Trade data collection methods and analytical techniques; and
    • International and Pakistan’s trade laws, agreements, and policies regulating international commerce and e-commerce;
  • Exhibit Computer-literacy, with the ability to be adept at operating MS-Office.
  • Demonstrate high caliber communication skills in English both for spoken and written. Additional language skill in French will be treated as a plus
  • Possess good demonstrated analytical skills.
  • Exhibit demonstrated interpersonal skills to work in multidisciplinary and a high-pressure environment
  • Provide two professional reference – One should be from a senior official working in UN or other International Organization in Geneva
  • How to Apply

    If interested, please send a CV and 1-page cover letter to Haja Ranaivo (haja.ranaivo@wto-pakistan.org ) by the 20th of July 2017.
    Shortlisted candidates will be invited for a panel interview.