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Country Management Unit Context
The AECC2 country management unit (CMU) covers 4 countries (Angola, Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, and Sao Tome and Principe) 3 of which are International Development Association (IDA) countries, with higher rates of poverty.
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Duties and Accountabilities
You will be under the supervision of the Governance Practice Manager (PM) for the EAEG2 Unit (Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Comoros, Democratic Republic of Congo, Eswatini, Lesotho, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Sao Tome and Principe, Seychelles, South Africa) and will be part of the in-country team that develops and implements EAEG2’s lending and analytical program, primarily in Angola and Sao Tome e Principe.
You will work in coordination with other EAEG2 team members based in Washington DC and the other AECC2 country offices, as well as with colleagues from Procurement and other Global Practices.
The Senior Public Sector Specialist plays the following important roles :
The selected candidate will have significant, directly relevant, experience including :
In addition, the following minimum education and experience criteria apply :