E T Consultant

World Bank

E T Guide

Job #: req24777
Group: World Financial institution
Sector: Economics
Grade: EC3
Time period Period: 1 12 months 0 months
Recruitment Sort: Native Recruitment
Location: Rome,Italy
Required Language(s): English
Most well-liked Language(s):
Closing Date: 11/8/2023 (MM/DD/YYYY) at 11:59pm UTC


Do you wish to construct a profession that’s really worthwhile? Working on the World Financial institution Group (WBG) supplies a novel alternative so that you can assist our purchasers resolve their biggest improvement challenges. The World Financial institution Group is among the largest sources of funding and data for creating nations; a novel world partnership of 5 establishments devoted to ending excessive poverty, growing shared prosperity and selling sustainable improvement. With 189 member nations and greater than 120 places of work worldwide, we work with private and non-private sector companions, investing in groundbreaking tasks and utilizing information, analysis, and know-how to develop options to essentially the most pressing world challenges. For extra info, go to www.worldbank.org

The World Financial institution Group is among the world’s largest sources of funding and data for improvement. Its mission is to help shopper nations to remove excessive poverty and increase shared prosperity in a sustainable method. Innovation and partnership bond the 5 establishments of the World Financial institution Group (WBG): the Worldwide Financial institution for Reconstruction and Growth (IBRD) and the Worldwide Growth Affiliation (IDA), which collectively type the World Financial institution; the Worldwide Finance Company (IFC); the Multilateral Funding Assure Company (MIGA); and the Worldwide Centre for Settlement of Funding Disputes (ICSID). To make sure that nations can entry one of the best world experience and assist generate cutting-edge data, the World Financial institution Group is consistently searching for to enhance the way in which it really works. Key priorities embrace delivering measurable outcomes, selling openness and transparency in improvement, and enhancing entry to improvement info and information.

Growth Economics International Institute. The Growth Economics Vice Presidency (DEC) is the Banks central hub for data technology and the manufacturing of analysis and information public items. DEC is on the world forefront in producing high-quality information and analysis on improvement. To make sure that the total worth of World Banks data is realized via better utilization and uptake, the World Financial institution is establishing the Growth Economics International Institute (hereafter DEC International). DEC International will maximize the impression and coverage relevance of World Financial institution analysis and information by partnering analysis and coaching institutes within the International South to provide and ship data merchandise to key stakeholders in shopper nations.

DEC Residing Requirements Measurement Unit (DECLS). Inside DEC, can be the Residing Requirements Measurement unit (DECLS). By way of the work of this unit, the World Financial institution helps governments and nationwide statistical companies globally in constructing capability for the manufacturing and use of high-quality family survey information to tell coverage. DECLS develops, designs, and validates revolutionary survey strategies, makes use of new applied sciences to enhance survey information high quality, and develops analytical instruments to facilitate the use and evaluation of the info collected. Amongst DECLSs huge portfolio is the Residing Requirements Measurement Research (LSMS), the World Financial institution’s flagship family survey program targeted on strengthening family survey methods in shopper nations and on enhancing the standard of microdata to raised inform improvement insurance policies.

Below the DECLS, the Rome-based Heart for Growth Information (C4D2) spearheads an in depth work program consistent with the overarching goals of the Unit, with a mission to facilitate, via capability constructing and technical help applications, the manufacturing of high-quality, well timed, and related information on poverty, inequality, agriculture, local weather, resilience, and rural improvement. Collaboration with a number of Rome-based companies allows the great agenda of the C4D2, together with the 50×2030- Information Sensible Agriculture Initiative.

The 50×2030 Initiative is a joint effort with the UN Meals and Agriculture Group (FAO) and the Worldwide Fund for Agricultural Growth (IFAD) to help 50 low- and lower-middle earnings nations (L/LMICs) throughout Africa, Asia, the Center East, and Latin America by 2030 in scaling up family and farm survey applications to shut gaps in information required for monitoring the SDGs. The implementation of the initiative is carried out beneath three parts, information manufacturing, strategies and instruments improvement, and information use, thereof the latter implies to construct the capability and motivation of decisionmakers to make use of information, to strengthen information producers to align with decisionmaker wants, and to enhance information sharing and open information.

To help the work of DEC International and associated actions beneath C4D2 and 50×2030, the World Financial institution is searching for a senior advisor to contribute to advancing the work program of the Institute, together with by offering operational and technical inputs to the analysis, coaching and information actions on local weather, resilience, and pure useful resource administration.


The World Financial institution is searching for to recruit a senior advisor to carry out three interrelated duties: (1) Help the DC-based Senior Supervisor within the coordination of the Rome-based actions of DEC International; (2) Lead the Resilience and Local weather work program of DEC International, contributing to its implementation; (3) guarantee coordination between DEC International program of labor and the actions of different Rome-based WBG groups (C4D2 and 50×2030) and of the UN Rome-Primarily based Businesses (RBAs) on capability improvement, and on the event of metrics round local weather change and its socio-economic impacts. Specifically, the advisor will carry out the next actions:

(i)Help the Senior Supervisor within the coordination of the Rome-based actions of the DEC International Institute, contributing to their programming and implementation, liaising with host nation counterparts, in addition to with assume tanks and coaching Institutes in International South, and WBG workers in different areas. Contribute to the general programming, coordination and monitoring of DEC International Institute actions.

(ii)Contribute to the conceptualization and operationalization of the resilience and local weather change thematic element of the Growth Economics International Institute (DEC International) with the purpose of accelerating the usage of DECs data on resilience and local weather change and making it actionable at scale.

(iii)Lead the implementation and coordination of the resilience and local weather change thematic element work program of DEC International, with a give attention to the next actions:

Partaking with the event neighborhood to establish and prioritize data gaps that require additional analysis within the areas of resilience, local weather change, pure useful resource administration, inclusivity and fairness in local weather motion and making certain streamlining in DECs analysis, strategies, coaching, and information agenda.
Contributing to the event of a user-centric curation system to scale up the utilization and impression of DECs resilience and climate-related improvement data merchandise.

Working with the Studying staff, design and oversee the execution of DEC International capability constructing program to boost the capability of shopper nations to make use of climate-related information, analysis and instruments produced by DEC to perform their improvement goals.

Coordinate and supply substantive technical inputs to analysis and information groups contributing to the resilience and local weather change thematic element as wanted to perform the work applications goals and have information and analysis merchandise developed and delivered in a well timed method.

(iv)Make sure the coordination with this system managers of C4D2 and 50×2030 and the mixing of the above duties with different capability improvement, analysis and technical help actions on resilience and local weather change managed by different groups in DEC and notably these based mostly within the WBG Rome workplace (C4D2 and 50×2030); discover and operationalize alternatives for collaboration on capability improvement, technical help and analysis actions on resilience and local weather change with these of the Rome based mostly companies of the United Nations.

(v)Carry out different associated duties as required.

Choice Standards

  • Masters diploma in economics, statistics, worldwide improvement, or different related area and eight+ years of expertise. A PhD is taken into account a robust asset.
  • Sturdy organizational, programming and coordination abilities. Confirmed expertise offering management and administration inputs to advanced work applications within the context of worldwide group or different multilateral organizations.
  • Familiarity with the literature and coverage debates on pure useful resource administration, resilience, and the impacts of local weather change on livelihoods.
  • Familiarity with the design and use of socio-economic micro information on local weather modified adaptation and mitigation, resilience, and pure useful resource administration.
  • Earlier expertise working with worldwide establishments (such because the World Financial institution, UN,
  • and so forth.), authorities companies, and statistical institutes thought-about an asset.
  • Familiarity with UN companies, notably Rome-based UN companies, and their work
  • applications in areas of relevance to the place thought-about an asset.
  • Sturdy oral and written communication abilities.
  • Demonstrated capacity to work independently in a multi-cultural surroundings and beneath
  • stress.
  • Willingness and skill to journey steadily and on brief discover.

Location and Period of the Consultancy

This Prolonged Time period Consultancy is a neighborhood appointment based mostly within the Rome, Italy. The appointment will likely be initially for one 12 months, renewable as per World Financial institution Group insurance policies.

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Word: The chosen candidate will likely be supplied a one-year appointment, renewable on the discretion of the World Financial institution Group, and topic to a lifetime most ET appointment of three years. If an ET appointment ends earlier than a full 12 months, it’s thought-about as a full 12 months towards the lifetime most. Former and present ET workers who’ve accomplished all or any portion of their third-year ET appointment should not eligible for future ET appointments.

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